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Water tanks are the unsung heroes of our communities. These vital pieces of infrastructure store and supply clean, fresh water to residents and businesses.While their functionality is paramount, their visual appeal significantly shapes a municipality’s brand and image. It’s just one reason why water asset managers should prioritize regular and routine maintenance, repair, and protective […]

Water towers and tanks play a vital role in maintaining the water supply and pressure in many communities. As these structures age, they may require repairs and maintenance to ensure optimal functionality and longevity. In today’s blog, we delve into common water tank and tower repair types, providing key insights for water asset managers to […]

When it comes to water distribution systems, gravity-fed water, and pressurized water tanks and towers are two commonly employed methods. Understanding their differences, benefits, and applications is crucial for city and asset water managers. In today’s blog, we’ll explore the intricacies of gravity-fed water and pressurized water tanks and towers, exploring their unique features and […]

Water towers, iconic symbols scattered across the United States landscape, supply vital water infrastructure to local municipalities. Preserving the structural integrity of these storage tanks and towers is, by extension, how stored potable water lasts longer.Therefore, tough protective coatings are necessary. In today’s blog, we’ll explore:Why is Water Tank Protection Critical?Water tanks are crucial in […]

World Water Day, observed annually on March 22, is a global event that highlights the severity of the worldwide water crisis and advocates for sustainable ways of protecting our planet’s most precious resource—water. In today’s blog, we delve into the impacts of World Water Day 2024 and how you can play a crucial role in […]

Water tanks play a crucial role in our infrastructure, providing a stable water supply for various purposes. However, there are instances when these tanks unexpectedly collapse, leading to significant consequences. In today’s blog post, we’ll delve into the reasons behind water tank collapse, shedding light on the key factors contributing to these incidents.Staving Off a […]

The primary function of protective coating pigments is to enhance the longevity and resistance of coatings by introducing desirable protective properties.Pigments aid in the protection of a surface substrate against environmental factors such as ultraviolet radiation, moisture, chemicals, and abrasion. They act as a shield, forming a protective barrier on the surface that helps prevent […]

In our last blog, we discussed three of six commercial sandblasting components commonly found in commercial sandblasting equipment.Today, we’ll delve into the last three components of commercial sandblasting equipment.The Last Three Components of Commercial Sandblasting EquipmentAs you may recall, commercial sandblasting equipment is a powerful tool used in various industries for surface prep and cleaning. […]

Industrial coatings are crucial in safeguarding various surfaces from damage and deterioration. Whether it’s protecting metal structures from corrosion or shielding concrete surfaces from wear and tear, these coatings have become essential throughout many industries.Although the primary purpose of protective coatings is to create a barrier that shields the substrate from external attacks such as:In […]

Surface preparation is a crucial step in asset management. The process involves stripping away remnants of protective coatings or contaminants to leave behind a clean, clear surface to apply new coating layers. The goal is to ensure proper adhesion, durability, and overall quality of the final product.One commonly used method of surface preparation is shot […]