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Preventing Transformer and Substation Fires With Below-Grade Secondary Containment

NEW! Not sure what secondary containment works best for your transformer or substation? Check out our new and easy to use interactive tool to figure out the perfect solution for your secondary containment needs. What type of containment do you need help with? New Containment Existing Containment   On May 9, 2015, an electrical transformer […]

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To Underground or Not To Underground: That Is the Question

Over the past few years, there’s been much talk in regards to undergrounding electrical utilities, especially following massive weather-related outages such as those caused by Superstorm Sandy or the Blizzard of 2015. Since most people these days are practically dependent on electrical devices, even hours without power can seem like a lifetime and usually trigger […]

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A Patented Agent-Q Filtration Device Prepared to Shake Up the Secondary Containment Industry

  It was during cleanup efforts for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico in 2010 that an idea ignited: why not use a quilted blanket containing C.I.Agent Solidifying Polymers for oil retrieval and containment on water? Several years of dedicated R&D, headed by Dr. Rakesh Gupta, an expert in fibers, nonwovens […]

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The Importance of the Lessons Learned in March are Also Applicable to Secondary Containment

The Big Dance. No other sports tournament represents such a seesaw of delight and despair, absolute elation and utter deflation, praying and cursing. It’s March Madness and the brackets have been announced, kicking off the Road to the Final Four and an estimated $1.9 billion of lost revenue via reduced productivity from employees at companies […]

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The Ins and Outs of Automatic Storm Water Diversion and Stormwater Management Solutions

Editor’s Note: This post is the third in a series of posts detailing various aspects of the Automatic Storm Water Diversion System, including reasons for diversion, how the system works, and examples of applications. This post will focus on real life applications of the stormwater management solutions.. Country superstar Miranda Lambert croons about how good […]

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How to Accomplish the Rerouting of Stormwater with a Stormwater Management System

Editor’s Note: This post is the second in a series of posts detailing various aspects of the Automatic Storm Water Diversion System, including reasons for diversion, how the system works, and examples of applications for this Stormwater Management System. This post will focus on how the system works. Click here to read last week’s post […]

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Sanitary Sewer, Storm Drains and Nemo: Why You May Need to Divert the Flow of Water

Editor’s Note: This post is the first in a series of posts detailing various aspects of the Automatic Storm Water Diversion System, including reasons for diversion, how the Wastewater Management system works, and examples of it’s applications. This post will focus on what diversion is and why it is needed. In Disney’s 2003 animated classic […]