Pipe Bursting of Potable Water Mains: Method Outline for Pre- and Post-Chlorination of HDPE Pipe Mobile App
It is strongly recommends that public water systems (PWS) intending to use this pipe replacement technique - pipe bursting of potable water mains using pre-chlorinated high density polyethylene (HDPE) pipe - develop and implement written project requirements based on this app; there are no state regulations specific to use of this technique.
How does it work?
For purposes of this guidance, city, town, or private utility are terms used inter-changeably. They all refer to the owner of the system. The owner, based on a set of engineering drawings, selects a contractor, the party performing the work, to install the piping in accordance with designed plans and specifications of an engineer. Assuming all qualifications for skill and materials are met, the methods outlined in the operational guide Pipe Bursting of Potable Water Mains Using Pre- and Post-Chlorinated Pipe shall be applied to each pipe section. The processes in the Pipe Bursting of Potable Water Mains: Method Outline for Pre- and Post-Chlorination of HDPE Pipe mobile app may be performed in series or in parallel with other sections of pipe within the job.