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Why Use Corrugated Pipe for Drainage

By Andre Marques | June 20, 2024

The underground Heros of Society Drainage systems are vital to modern infrastructure, managing water flow to prevent flooding and maintain clean environments. Corrugated pipes, known for their unique design and versatility, play a crucial role in these systems. This article explores the comprehensive benefits of using corrugated pipes for drainage, from their cost-effectiveness and durability […]

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How To Report A Light Pole Outage

By Andre Marques | June 13, 2024

Keeping Our Communities Safe Did you know that a single unlit street can significantly increase the risk of accidents and crime in the area? In fact, studies have shown that well-lit streets can reduce certain types of crime and increase nightime street activity. This underscores the importance of functioning street lights for community safety and […]

The Longevity of The Corrugated Pipes Under Our Cities

By Andre Marques | June 6, 2024

Did you know the pipes under your city could be older than your grandparents? In the hidden labyrinth beneath our feet, corrugated pipes serve as the backbone of our infrastructure, managing everything from stormwater to sewage. This blog explores the factors that contribute to the longevity of corrugated pipes and introduces Plasgain’s innovative solutions that […]

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Understanding the Load Capacity of Corrugated Pipes

By Glenn Gambetta | May 30, 2024

The Importance of Knowing Corrugated Pipe Load Capacity  Corrugated pipes are a fundamental component in various infrastructure projects, particularly in stormwater drainage systems. These pipes are renowned for their strength and durability, which are crucial in environments that require robust load-bearing capacity. This article explores the factors that contribute to the load capacity of corrugated […]

What Material Are Light Poles Made Of?

By Glenn Gambetta | May 27, 2024

What Are Light Poles Made Of? Light poles are an integral part of our urban landscape, providing the necessary illumination to ensure safety and enhance the aesthetic appeal of our surroundings. From the highways that connect cities to the streets that wind through our neighbourhoods, light poles play a crucial role in modern infrastructure. These […]

The Complete Guide to Covering Exposed Cable Wires Outside

By Glenn Gambetta | May 23, 2024

Have you ever tripped over an exposed cable outside your home? It’s not just a tripping hazard; it’s a serious safety risk. Covering exposed cables is important for more than just looks—they pose real threats like electrical shocks, potential fires, and expensive repairs if left unaddressed.  Beyond the immediate physical dangers, these exposed wires can […]

The Journey from Gas to Smart Street Lighting

By Glenn Gambetta | May 16, 2024

Picture a world cloaked in darkness after sunset, where the only light comes from candles and the moon and stars—this was the norm before the advent of street lighting. Imagine walking the bustling streets of a late 18th-century city, suddenly transformed at nightfall into a maze of shadows and dim outlines. Come with us on […]

A Step-by-Step Guide on Installing Corrugated Drainage Pipe 

By Glenn Gambetta | May 9, 2024

Introduction: Within the domain of civil engineering and urban infrastructure, the effective management of surface water is a paramount concern. The utilisation of corrugated drainage pipe emerges as a fundamental component in mitigating the adverse impacts of water accumulation and runoff within residential landscapes. This scholarly discourse aims to elucidate the procedural intricacies and technical […]

What is a Corrugated Drain Pipe?

By Glenn Gambetta | April 29, 2024

I. Introduction Corrugated drain pipe stands as a stalwart solution in the realm of drainage systems, possessing an unassuming yet vital role in the infrastructure landscape. This engineered conduit, characterised by its distinctive ridged design. Furthermore it serves as a conduit for the efficient diversion of water, mitigating the risk of flooding and erosion in […]

How to Remove an Underground Cable Cover

By Andre Marques | April 23, 2024

As a manager or decision-maker dealing with government or civil engineering projects, you probably know that a Plasslab underground cable cover is the most effective and environmentally friendly solution for protecting large electrical cables. But what happens when you need to remove an underground cable cover? It’s a situation that you may encounter more frequently […]