Restoring the Pipeline: CFRP repair of large-diameter pressure pipes

December 30, 2007
Publication: Construction Specifier v 60 n 12 p 86-93

Abstract: Buried, prestressed concrete cylinder pipelines (PCCP) are deteriorating in water utility infrastructure across the country. The use of liners that comprise carbon-fiber-reinforced polymers (CFRP) can provide numerous advantages, including the elimination of extensive excavation and pipe removal.

Markets: Water/Wastewater