The Tunnel Story Named TARP

Jan 27

The Tunnel Story Named TARP

The Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago’s (MWRD’s) Tunnel and Reservoir Plan (TARP), also known as “Deep Tunnel,” is a series of deep, large diameter tunnels and vast reservoirs. The main goals of TARP are to reduce flooding and to improve water quality in nearby rivers and streams.  In the 1800s, when raw sewage in the Chicago River...

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Naperville Ups the Ante on Pipeline Rehabs

Nov 12

Naperville Ups the Ante on Pipeline Rehabs

Naperville has been battling storm water inflow and infiltration in the city’s sanitary sewer collections system for years. With this in mind, the city has decided on a new approach to pipeline rehab which includes some new techniques along with some adaptations to other methods they have long relied on. Naperville’s efforts have equaled reduced flows to the...

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Chicago! Perma-Liner Industries is Officially Here!

Oct 27

Chicago!  Perma-Liner Industries is Officially Here!

In case you missed our arrival, Perma-Liner has some great news!!! To meet growing needs, and to make sure we are available to you nationwide: we’re here!  Just a few months ago, Perma-Liner Industries opened our new distribution facility in the outlying Chicago suburb of Plainfield, Illinois. This new facility will support the current 60,000-square-foot...

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Triwater Holdings and Trenchless Rehabilitation

Oct 12

Triwater Holdings and Trenchless Rehabilitation

Triwater Holdings is a Chicago based water and infrastructure company that has recently invested in Perma-Liner Industries.  Perma-Liner Industries, based in Clearwater, FL was founded in 1999 by Jerry D’Hulster and holds over 20 trademark patents and has over 1000 certified installers.  Perma-Liner Industries provides the most extensive range of equipment,...

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WEFTEC!! 88th Annual Tech Conference

Sep 28

WEFTEC!!  88th Annual Tech Conference

Chicago is ready! Going on right now in the Windy City is one of the World’s largest trade shows for the water sector and its name is WEFTEC, named for the Water Environment Federation’s Technical Exhibition and Conference.  Representing all water, all the time, the 2015 technical program and award-winning exhibition includes 135 technical sessions, 29...

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Rainy Season and Sewer Drainage Systems

Jul 17

Rainy Season and Sewer Drainage Systems

Many of us are experiencing a rainy season now that summer is in full swing.  Along with the sunny delights and fanfare this time of year brings, there is also a need to think about the proper functioning of our drainage systems where we live.  It is important to know to what extent a drainage issue is prevalent.  In order to do this, a qualified fully licensed...

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