Problems occur in water pipes for a variety of reasons, and there are often a number of solutions to any problem.

Common Failure types

Typical problems encountered with water pipes include:

  • Bursts
  • Leaks
  • Leaking joints
  • Corrosion
  • Back break/ring fracture/transverse fracture
  • Pitting
  • Longitudinal fracture/cracking
  • Capacity Issues

So what is the solution?

Depending on the desired performance outcome: