Article | May 18, 2018

A Sound Approach To Evaluating NRW Loss And Aging Pipelines

Source: Mueller Water Products

By Corey Keefer, Mueller Water Products

A Sound Approach To Evaluating NRW Loss And Aging Pipelines

As water distribution infrastructure ages, the potential for leaks grows and the need for condition-driven asset management increases proportionally. As with so many other aspects of water operations, planning ahead is key. Good system diagnosis using noninvasive procedures provides an accurate and cost-effective assessment of distribution system integrity, just as noninvasive monitoring of heartbeat, pulse, and blood pressure plays an important role in human health.