A Messy Situation For One of Chicago’s Suburbs

Jul 25

A Messy Situation For One of Chicago’s Suburbs

One of Chicago’s  neighboring suburbs underwent a sanitary sewer overflow earlier this month. Blockage of one of the suburbs 8” sanitary sewer lines caused the line to back up. This back up created spilling of 100 gallons of raw sewage from the manhole covers into the streets, then found its way to an inlet to the storm water system.  Perma-Liner pipe- lining...

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Chicago Suburb Teams Up With Perma-Liner

Jul 07

Chicago Suburb Teams Up With Perma-Liner

In the Chicago suburb of Oak Lawn, they are planning for a large diameter sewer rehabilitation project to improve the city’s sewer system.  Oak Lawn’s sewer system was established in the late 1800, they are made up of a relief overflow system, a storm water system, and a combined sewer system, which is the main focus of this current project.  The sewers that...

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Happy Manhole Monday!

Jun 30

Happy Manhole Monday!

Chicago, hope you had a great weekend! There was lots going on in the city as well as underneath it! Chicago’s manholes are made of brick that are corroded and in some cases are uneven. An uneven manhole can attribute to accidents that lead to pricey repair bills, injuries and in some cases death. Corroded manholes pose a threat to our men and women that work down...

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The Heart of the Midwest

Jun 27

The Heart of the Midwest

Chicago in the summertime, nothing like it! We have our choice of great sports teams, outdoor concerts, activities on Lake Michigan and the food, oh my the food! Best pizza in the world! We, Chicagoans love our greasy delights, our sewers however, are not so thrilled. Think of the sewer line in comparison to the arteries of the heart, when blocked bad things happen...

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Chicago, Perma-Lateral Is In Your Area!

Jun 09

Chicago, Perma-Lateral Is In Your Area!

Chicago did you know that the Prema-lateral inversion unit does all the work!?The installer calibrates the correct inversion pressure while the liner inverts itself through the existing host pipe and the Certified Installer controls the speed to ensure proper installation. Once the liner is inverted and holding pressure, the Installer attaches a special cap to hold...

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