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Month: March 2017

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Flood Prevention Tips and Advice

If you live in a flood risk area, then you must take necessary steps to ensure little-to-no damages occur; these damages can range from health threats to property damage and in some cases even death. Below are some things you...
Posted on 25th Mar 2017 by admin_drain
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Primer on Culverts

Culverts have been in existence since ancient times, used by the Romans for their aqueducts and Egyptians to channel water from the Nile river. Culverts are used by a lot of businesses and residences if they have some water issues and they’re...
Posted on 25th Mar 2017 by admin_drain
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Thames Tideway Tunnel

By now, you have probably heard about the latest project of London The Future of London Sewerage Systems, The Thames Tideway Tunnel; but the question everyone is asking is what exactly is it? Well, you’re in luck as that is...
Posted on 20th Mar 2017 by admin_drain
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Modern Drainage Systems; Inspired by Romans

Most modern-day drainage systems have been inspired or influenced by the complex system that the Ancient Romans used to use. Romans had ‘latrines’ composed of a wooden board with holes cut out to act as a toilet seat; below these ‘latrines’...
Posted on 15th Mar 2017 by admin_drain
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