Buried Pipe

Specialized Solutions for Circulating Water System Pipe

STRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGIES provides products, design support and turnkey installation for circulating water pipeline systems. Our upgrade solutions provide renewal or repair of leaking, damaged and/or weakened pipelines. We develop comprehensive technical solutions for critical water lines found within power generation and other industrial facilities.

Products & Design Support

From the identification of pipe repair needs, to selecting the proper product solution, STRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGIES has a wide array of industry proven products that have been installed at many nuclear and fossil plants. Our repair support includes rapid response to analyzing your problem, recommending an appropriate design solution and providing the proper product utilizing state-of-the-art products that match your performance needs and construction windows in order to minimize disruption to ongoing operations.

Turnkey Solutions

When STRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGIES teams with one of Structural Group’s specialty contracting companies – we provide a turnkey single source package. This includes inspection, prioritization, design, repair implementation and quality control for circulating water line repair and renewal programs. Our contracting companies utilize certified crews with years of industrial and pipeline experience including industry leading safety and quality programs.

State-of-the-Art Pipe Rehabilitation Systems:

STRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGIES provides clients with a wide range of proven product solutions that repair and extend the life of vital pipeline assets:

V-Wrap™ Carbon Fiber

V-Wrap™ Carbon Fiber
For pipe diameters 30 inches and above, the V-Wrap™ Carbon Fiber system has been tested and meets or exceeds durability requirements (ICC-ES) necessary to provide the desired service life for pipeline structures.

StrongPIPE® Hybrid FRP

StrongPIPE® Hybrid FRP
For pipe diameters 48 inches and above, this composite system is made up of layers of reinforcing steel wire and fiber-reinforced polymer to provide fully structural repairs and upgrades to pipe segments.

XPT™ External Post-Tensioning

XPT™ External Post-Tensioning
For pipe diameters 42 inches and above, the XPT™ External Post-Tensioning System utilizes externally placed post-tensioned tendons around the exterior circumference of an existing pipe.

Pipe Rehabilitation Engineering Support

Solutions For:

STRUCTURAL TECHNOLOGIES’ Pipe Rehabilitation team provides valuable insight and assists in developing comprehensive technical packages for pipeline owners and consultants.

Pipe Rehabilitation Team Leader

Read more about our products and applications on our  pipeline rehabilitation solution builder page

Design-Assist & Engineered Product Support

• Investigation Support
• Solution Development
• Budget Development
• Specification Assistance
• Constructability Consulting
• Application Engineering
• Quality Control Programs
• Project-Specific Design-Assist