Antron specializes in providing a wide range of
services to the pipeline construction industry, including
utility contractors, mechanical contractors, plumbing
contractors, and municipalities throughout the
mid-atlantic region.

    WET TAPS (HOT TAPS):

  • Connect to live water mains without a shut down.
  • Into any size CIP, DIP, PVC, Asbestos Cement Pipe (AC Pipe), Steel, or
    Pre-stressed Concrete Pipe (PCCP)
  • Large taps - 3" to 12" through tapping sleeves and valves (flanged or
    mechanical joint)
  • Small taps - ¾" to 2" Through service saddles, direct, or welded thread-o-lets
    with corporation stops, ball vales or gate valves.
  • At your request, Antron can furnish, install, and hydrotest the tapping
    material in addition to making the wet taps.

    CORE & SEALS:

  • Connect pipe to underground structures (manholes, inlets) or through walls
    by coring a hole and installing a flexible neoprene waterproof seal.
  • Pipe sizes 1" through 16" diameter.

    HYDROSTATIC TESTS ON MAINS:

  • High capacity water pressure testing up to 300 psi on water mains or
    force mains.

    DISINFECTION OF WATER MAINS:

  • Chlorination and de-chlorination of new water mains according to AWWA
    C-651 standards or other specifications using a solution fed, vacuum
    operated chlorinator/de-chlorinator.

    WATER BACTERIA TESTS:

  • State certified water samplers and testing laboratories with certified
    test reports.

    CCTV INSPECTION:

  • PACP standards, recorded on DVD media for new installations of sewer
    mains and storm drain pipe from 6" to 60" diameter.

    PIPE JETTING/CLEANING:

  • High pressure water jets (4,000 psi) to clean mains from 4" to 24" diameter.

    LOW PRESSURE AIR TESTS:

  • Using inflatable plugs and air compressors to air pressure test new sewer
    or storm drain mains up to 5 psi, on pipe 4" to 24" diameter.

    VACUUM TESTS:

  • Manhole vacuum tests containing pipe up to 24" diameter and with
    openings to 60" diameter.

    FLOW TESTS:

  • Digital flow and pressure data certifications on fire hydrants and mains.

    CONCRETE CORING:

  • Cores 1" to 20" diameter through walls or slabs up to 48" thick.