Water Main Investigation San Diego, California

San Diego, California Water Main Investigation

Do you have old, corroded water main pipelines? Do you want to extend the life of your aging pipelines? Would you like to save money by not having to unnecessarily replace pipelines that are in good condition?

Replacing water mains isn’t just expensive — in many cases, it’s unnecessary. Many of the distribution and transmission water mains that serve San Diego were installed between 50 to 100 years ago, and property owners simply cannot afford the prohibitive cost of replacing them. Performing a water main inspection and replacing only those sections of pipeline that have been compromised allows property owners to extend the operating life of existing water mains while drastically reducing operating costs and overall pipeline capital.

SPT Pipe offers water main inspection in San Diego for all diameters and materials of pipes, including cast iron, steel, ductile iron, asbestos, and pre-stressed concrete cylinder pipes (PCCP).

Why Repair vs. Replace Water Main Pipelines?

At SPT Pipe, we understand the true value of your buried assets. When you contract us for water main investigation, we’ll:

  • Identify water main installation problems
  • Detect and stop leaks
  • Repair water main breaks and the resulting water damage
  • Maximize your budget by strategically restoring and replacing individual sections of pipe
  • Eliminate non-revenue water loss, lowering your water production and distribution costs
  • Extend the life of your water distribution and transmission mains

SPT Pipe Water Main Inspection Solutions Pipeline locating and mapping

SPT Pipe is a trusted provider of water distribution system mapping for water mains and integrations. Our solution involves inspecting PVC pipelines from the inside while they remain in service — the most reliable method for mapping PVC networks.

Water Main Leak Detection

Our trained technicians have decades of combined experience with the tools and techniques used to detect water main leaks.Our non-invasive inspection methods involve using a high-quality video camera to visually inspect the surfaces inside of the pipe. Your pipe remains intact and pressurized throughout the inspection process.

Pressure Transient Monitoring

SPT Pipe’s proven transient pressure monitoring service will provide detailed information about changes in water pressure within the pipeline, called “water hammers” or “surges. Such events pose a threat to the integrity of the water main and increase the risk of a rupture. We employ cutting edge, cost-effective digital technologies to monitor your water main for a short or extended period of time to analyze and extend the life of critical pipeline assets.

GIS Data Capture and Integration

Our data integration services prepare your pipe condition assessment data for use with geographic information systems (GIS), which determine the exact locations of of pipeline routes, and computerized maintenance management systems (CMMS), which monitor the operational status of pipes within the water distribution network.

SPT Pipe Water Main Inspection

SPT Pipe is the leading provider of water main inspection in San Diego and surrounding areas. Our water distribution system asset management solutions combine condition assessment and repair services for water mains, hydrants, and valves with the capture and integration of critical pipeline asset GIS data. We provide the equipment, expertise, and trained professionals to locate, inspect, and document virtually any water distribution network.

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    Specialized Pipe Technologies

    For over 25 years SPT has provided sewer, water line and storm drain inspection, cleaning and non-invasive pipe lining solutions. We help property owners and managers clean and repair their existing pipes using “no-dig” non-invasive renewal techniques. SPT repairs leaks and cracks with our internal “pipe-within-a-pipe” lining process that uses existing access points and doesn’t require tearing out walls or landscaping. 

    Our expert pipe lining installation teams have rehabilitated more than 2 million linear feet of pipe!