In the world of drainage and sewer systems, integrity testing plays a pivotal role in maintaining the health and efficiency of the infrastructure. It is a process designed to ascertain the integrity of specific drainage infrastructure assets, ensuring they are functioning correctly and efficiently.
What is Integrity Testing?
Integrity testing, often involving pressure testing, is a method used to assess the overall integrity of drainage infrastructure. This process is crucial in identifying potential issues within the system, such as leaks or structural weaknesses, that could lead to more significant problems if left unaddressed.
Typically, the assets that require testing include site drainage, manholes, drains, and bunds. Depending on the particular circumstances and exact requirements, a pressure test can be performed using water or air.
The Importance of Integrity Testing
The main advantage of carrying out integrity testing is to ensure the proper functioning of your drainage infrastructure. By identifying potential issues early, you can prevent costly repairs or replacements down the line. Moreover, regular integrity testing can help extend the lifespan of your infrastructure, ensuring it continues to operate efficiently for years to come.
Our Approach to Integrity Testing
At Glancy Enviro, we offer both pressure testing and standard CCTV survey services. In both cases, we generate high-definition reports that provide a detailed overview of the state of your infrastructure. Depending on the outcome of these tests, we can recommend and formulate rehabilitation programmes if required.
Our pressure testing programmes are carried out in compliance with EN 1610:1997, the standard that governs the application of pressure testing procedures. This standard is accepted by the EPA and other relevant regulatory bodies, ensuring our tests meet the highest industry standards.
Integrity testing is a critical aspect of maintaining a healthy and efficient drainage system. By identifying potential issues early, you can ensure the longevity and efficiency of your infrastructure, saving you time and money in the long run. At Glancy Enviro, we are committed to providing high-quality integrity testing services, helping you maintain the health and efficiency of your drainage infrastructure. As we continue to innovate and improve our services, we look forward to providing even more effective solutions for integrity testing and maintenance.