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Elgin Sweeper Company and RoadBotics Inc. have partnered to offer Florida’s more than 400 municipalities the ability to collect road condition data during sweeping operations, exclusively using Elgin Sweeper street sweepers. The partnership between the sweeper manufacturer and the road assessment company is designed to...

Hydrovac equipment can be utilized as a best practice for all infrastructure projects, whether they be safe excavation around utilities, debris removal, trench digging or backfill restoration. Commercially, hydrovac equipment is often used to safely dig up portions of roads and highways that require resurfacing....

Typically when you’re looking to rent a combination sewer cleaner, you are in a bind and need the equipment right away. Renting a combination sewer cleaner may seem like an intimidating task for some, but with the right support and guidance, the process can be...

For those who spend time in and around sewers, there is an increased risk of infection and disease from biohazard exposure. Wastewater and its treatment can generate aerosols containing microbiological and chemical constituents....

The Phased Assessment Strategy for Sewers (PASS) prioritizes your resource allocation with a single, integrated inspection workflow. Implementing PASS reduces the cost of sewer inspections by approximately 34% and increases productivity by approximately 17% compared to CCTV-only pipe inspections....

One of the most difficult cleaning operations is large-diameter sewer cleaning. Also known as interceptors or collections systems, large-diameter sewers (greater than 36 inches in diameter) require a different cleaning process than standard small-diameter sewers. Large-diameter sewer cleaning requires increased water flows due to increased...

All infrastructure needs to be inspected and tracked so that asset owners can make informed decisions about maintenance, repairs and replacements. The millions of kilometers of pipe underground in Canada is no different, however, the measures taken to achieve it are....