Installing the Liner & Calibration Tube

Installing the Liner & Calibration Tube

Best Practices – 9th in the series Our next best practice is the method of getting the liner into the host pipe that we are using as a form for the new pipe. Remember we are calculating a design thickness that will serve as a stand-alone pipe, so the condition of the host pipe is […]

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Wet-Out & Calibration

Wet-Out & Calibration

Best Practices – 8th in the series This section will cover the choice of resin, measuring, mixing and “wet-out” of the calibration tube. We have three resin choices, Polyester, Vinyl Ester and Epoxy resin. While all three resins are acceptable for use according to ASTM F-1216 or ASTM F-1743, local agency codes may dictate which […]

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CIPP Installation – Preparation of Liner, Calibration Tube,  & Pull Strap

CIPP Installation – Preparation of Liner, Calibration Tube, & Pull Strap

Best Practices – 7th in the series This step picks up where we left off with our CCTV cable “storyboard” to prepare the liner. Here are the steps to measure, mark and cut your tube. Layout the CCTV camera Unroll and stretch the liner tube and place beside your CCTV cable On the camera end, […]

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Job Information File

Job Information File

Best Practices – 6th in the Series Information For All People Involved In The Job Preparing for a CIPP job requires planning. In the planning of the job, there is usually a “hand-off” of information from the tech that sold the job to the crew performing the work. The information transfer should include: Customer Name […]

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Job Documentation

Job Documentation

Best Practice – 5th in the Series No matter what service you perform for your customers, documenting the work as well as the conditions pre and post job are important for yourself and your customers. Before starting your work it’s a good practice to photo your workspace and any areas you will be gaining access […]

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High Speed Cable Drain Cleaning

High Speed Cable Drain Cleaning

Best Practices – 4th in the Series We’ve been exploring best practices for our industry. A new tool has come into play within the past few years that accelerates the drain cleaning task when a clog is encountered that stops the drains from working. The advent of the high-speed cabling equipment was born out of […]

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Continued Cleaning, Excavate, Burst or CIPP Repair For A Pipe Defect

Continued Cleaning, Excavate, Burst or CIPP Repair For A Pipe Defect

Best Practices – 3rd in the series – The challenge of pipe defects outside the building usually end with roots growing into the sewer line through missing sections of pipe, joints, taps, and worn away pipe inverts. Moving outside the house gives us a lot of options for pipe repair. We have digging the entire […]

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When You Arrive At The Job

When You Arrive At The Job

Best Practices – 2nd in the Series You were called to address a leak or a sewer back-up. That’s the main concern your customer has on their mind. If you start out talking about replacing their water heater or replacing their kitchen faucet with the latest model, don’t be surprised if your reception is less […]

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Happy 4th of July

Happy 4th of July

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Pipe Lining Supply hires a new Technical Representative/Sales in Texas

Pipe Lining Supply hires a new Technical Representative/Sales in Texas

Texas – Pipe Lining Supply is pleased to announce the promotion of Chris Gorum to the position of Technical Representative and Sales serving Texas. Chris has been with Pipe Lining Supply since 2015 in the warehouse division. “With Chris’s comprehensive understanding of all of our products and equipment, he was an excellent candidate to head […]

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