Tag Archive: Atlantic Leak Detection

Gas companies address air violations

November 3, 2011 7:36 pm

Gas companies address air violations The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Wednesday announced settlements with Williams Four Corners and ConocoPhillips for Clean Air Act violations on the Southern Ute Indian Tribe’s reservation. “These agreements will ensure that steps are taken to monitor and reduce emissions,” Mike Gaydosh, director of EPA’s enforcement program in Denver, said in a news release. Joshua... View Article

How much water is my pool losing?

October 27, 2011 9:02 pm

How much water is my pool losing? Calculating water surface area (Sq. Ft. of Pool): Length of Pool x Width of Pool = Surface Area of Pool Example: 18 x 36 = 648 square feet (water surface area) Calculating make-up water (refilling due to leak): (Inches of Water) x (Pool Surface Area in Sq. Ft.) x (.625) = gallons/water Example:... View Article

New technology to plug leaks

October 27, 2011 8:48 pm

PUNE: Loss of water due to leakage during distribution would soon reduce in Pimpri-Chinchwad as the administration is all set to introduce the helium leak detection technology. The Pimpri Chinchwad Municipal Corporation and French multinational company Suez Environment will implement the technology. With this, Pimpri-Chinchwad may become the first city in the country and the third in Asia to use this technology.

PG&E fields questions about pipeline rupture

October 26, 2011 10:23 pm

PG&E shared the following responses to written questions from The Bakersfield Californian. PG&E spokesman Brian Swanson sent the responses. Question: What kind of safety tests and inspections has PG&E performed on gas transmission lines in Kern County over the past five years? Answer: PG&E has several transmission pipelines, including Distribution Feeder Main (DFM) pipelines in Kern County, the majority of which... View Article

What is a Swimming Pool Leak Detection?

October 25, 2011 10:13 pm

Pool owners have no cause to worry anymore because there are now niche businesses that specialize in pool leak detection. Because of their knowledge and experience in their specialized field, they are more than competent to identify pool leak problems, both above or in ground. But notwithstanding the availability of professionals, there are some simple pool leak detection techniques that... View Article

American Water Honored with a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency 2011 WaterSense Excellence Award

October 25, 2011 9:56 pm

VOORHEES, N.J., Oct 13, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — American Water Works Company, Inc. /quotes/zigman/481143/quotes/nls/awk AWK +1.15% , the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company, today announced it is a recipient of a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) 2011 WaterSense Excellence Award, announced on October 5. The award was presented in recognition of the company’s role as lead... View Article