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June 8, 2014

Introducing SmartBall® PWA at ACE14

Building on the proven SmartBall® leak detection platform, Pure is excited to introduce its patented SmartBall Pipe Wall Assessment (PWA) tool, which can identify areas of stress in the pipe wall.

May 5, 2014

Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission goes Robotic

To safely manage its large-diameter Prestressed Concrete Cylinder Pipe (PCCP), Washington Suburban Sanitary Commission (WSSC) has been systematically assessing its water mains using advanced robotic tools.

April 24, 2014

York Region Manages Risk on Critical Water Main

In April 2013, The Regional Municipality of York, in conjunction with the Regional Municipality of Peel and the Ontario Clean Water Authority (OCWA), assessed the condition of the York-Peel Feeder Main, which stretches roughly 25 kilometers, (18 km in York Region and 7 km in Peel) through both Regions. The pipeline is made of 1800-mm (72-inch) PCCP and provides a crucial supply of water to residents and businesses in York Region.

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Pipeline Management Solutions

At Pure Technologies, we partner with utilities to help them understand the current condition of their pipes so they can make more informed repair, replacement and rehabilitation decisions.

Louisville Water - Cast-iron Transmission Main Inspection Along Eastern Parkway

Louisville Water completes its first inspection of a cast-iron transmission main while it's filled with water and in service.

Consideration of Internal Visual & Sounding of PCCP in Conjunction with Electromagnetic Inspection

Visual and sounding inspections are a reliable method of detecting pipes in an advanced state of distress. Electromagnetic testing provides the best condition assessment data for large diameter concrete pressure pipelines. When combined, these methods provide a broader picture to the overall condition of buried pipeline infrastructure.

Lake Huron Primary Water Supply System Condition Assessment Project - October 2012

Pure Technologies and LHPWSS completed a 47-km (29 miles) inspection a 1200-mm (48-inch) water transmission main using SmartBall® and PipeDiver®.

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