Protecting Water - Safeguarding water is a high priority in Ghana. Locals explained that this well is surrounded by elaborate stonework for two reasons: to keep surface water from leaking into the well and to provide run for spilled water.
Detect Leaks and Analyze Water Consumption with WaterSignal
Did you know it will cost an estimated $1 trillion over the next 25 years to upgrade the nation’s water system to run more efficiently? While part of the problem is fragile, hundred-year-old water mains, it also falls on property owners to ensure they are doing their part to save water — for both the environment and their wallets. But how? The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) suggests “building owners and operators consider installing a water meter data management system with remote...
Counting the Drops: Leak Detection and Auditing Methods for Property Managers
Leaks are never good, whether it’s a leaky boat or a leaky pipe system. Even advanced water utility systems can experience water loses ranging from 10 – 40%, with these losses being proportional to the population of the urban area serviced by the water distribution system. Large cities like New York, Chicago, and Los Angeles are vulnerable to staggering amounts of water loss in absolute terms. It represents both a significant loss of resources and loss of revenues with matching increases in operational...
99% of Oil from Leaking tanks remediated - Case study
Spills and leaks from domestic and commercial oil tanks are a very common occurrence, caused either by the refilling of tanks or as the result of leaks. Very often old metal tanks corrode and start leaking oil onto the ground around the tank. Also the tanks themselves become covered in dried hydrocarbons and become significantly discoloured, even black. Spilled oil can seep into the ground, damaging the concrete or contaminating the soilaround the tank., killing grass and plant life. If this leak is not dealt...
Handling pond maintenance and patching leaks on your own
If you have a pond on your property, you know it can add value and a special touch to your home`s overall look. However, pond maintenance and patching leaks are necessary from time to time in order to keep that pond looking great. If you think pond maintenance and patching leaks is necessary, read the below article for some easy tips.Confirming You Have a Pond LeakBefore getting to solving the problem of a leak, be sure it`s actually a problem. Pond maintenance and patching leaks can be a lot of hard work if it`s...
The quick and easy solution for pond leaks
Are you tired of trying to fix that pond leak. Tried product after products For over 30 years ponds and fountains have been coated with epdm liners and have been seen as the only solution for pond repair. Many people are not aware that there is a liquid version of epdm rubber that has been specially formulated for fish friendly ponds. This one coat application has been the solution for thousands of customers over the years and has stopped water level drops dead in its tracks. Save for fish and with the industry`s...