A water distribution system is an essential investment in the community’s infrastructure. Consisting of pipes, valves and hydrants, each plays an important role in ensuring water service and quality. The ability to locate and operate valves in an emergency is imperative to the safety of the community. A valve maintenance program is an essential proactive program to identify and prevent deficiencies in a water distribution system. E.H. Wachs has engineered superior tools necessary for a successful operation and maintenance program:
- Locate and map all valves in the system using our GPS asset management software and controllers.
- Clean-out valve boxes or vaults with our complete hydro excavation systems.
- Exercise valves completely with our automated valve exercisers.
- Record pertinent valve information by effortlessly syncing the field controller to the office computer.