Developing Long-Lasting Infrastructure

     June  2005

Ontario Considers Private Infrastructure Ownership...
Under the plan, only schools, hospitals and water systems would remain firmly in public hands.  Read more here...

30 year old pipes 'good as new'

A team of European researchers have been studying what happens to gravity and pressure pipes under severe conditions.  They've published their results so far... and the news is incredible.

Root Invasion Can Be Stopped

The Australian Commonwealth Science and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO) recently completed a study on how to deter tree root invasion for sewer pipes.  The results are in...

How Long will that Pipe Last?
It's the question which plagues municipal politicians and engineers across the country - when is this pipe going to burst?  The AWWA Research Foundation is undertaking a study to find out... the results so far?  Some systems are in horrible shape... others could last 120 years.

Would your residents drink
water from this pipe?

Clean water isn't just a service issue - it's a political issue as well.  Spend all the money you want on treatment - if it's pumped through pipes like this, why bother?

New pipe technologies can help provide answers.  Find out how...

Questions or concerns about municipal infrastructure?
Let's talk. I can be reached at:
Tel: (905) 670-7676
or:  (800) 268-4664 
Fax (905) 670-1512
6810 Invader Cres, Mississauga, On L5T 2B6
Veso Sobot, P.Eng.
Director, Corporate Affairs
Ipex Inc.


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