Tag: Water/Waste Water

Rethink Your Pipe Repair Operations - 5 Reasons To Avoid Hot Work Permits

Rethink Your Repair Operations – 5 Reasons To Avoid Hot Work Permits

In 2024, OSHA is pushing ever harder to reduce the number of injuries and fatal accidents contributed directly to welding, and has labeled such a “high priority” in its operations.…
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New Corrosion Inhibitor for Hydrotesting Drinking Water Systems

Cortec® is pleased to announce that its newest corrosion inhibitor for hydrostatic testing (i.e., hydrotesting) is certified to meet ANSI/NSF Standard 61 for use in hydrotesting of drinking water system components!* This…
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NSF 600 and What It Means to the Coatings Industry

Check out our list of NSF 600 Approved Products The new NSF/ANSI/CAN 600 (NSF 600) standard took effect on January 1, 2023. NSF 600 dramatically reduced the allowable extractable levels of…
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Leading Edge August 2021

                           Cost of Corrosion “Over $1.1 Trillon yearly, roughly 2.1 percent of our GDP” Project: Clarifier Tank Repair…
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Leading Edge July 2021

EPA Raises Environmental Civil Penalties for 2021 U.S. EPA slightly increased its maximum monetary civil penalties for violations of air, water, chemical, and hazardous waste programs on December 23, 2020.…
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Leaking Wastewater Pipe Repair

The Challenge On New Year’s Day, this drain commission found an active leak at a 3-inch “T” and had no replacement parts available. Fortunately, they ordered pipe repair material from…
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Leading Edge May 2021

Are you ready for the damage caused by ground water intrusion or leaking pipes?

Spare Part – Valve Corrosion Protection

The Challenge This major natural gas company needed a solution to keep their larger critical spare parts corrosion free while in storage for an unknown future date of use. They…
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Cost-Effective Repair of Concrete in an Old Crude Oil Pit

The Problem A crude oil pit in need of concrete repair, significantly aged and in a state of severe decay, presented a challenge. The pit required a robust solution to…
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Industrial Floor Restoration

Efficient Industrial Floor Restoration at Power Plant Warehouse

The Problem The primary warehouse of a Michigan Power Plant faced a significant challenge due to years of heavy use. The concrete floor had been subjected to constant forklift traffic,…
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