Tag: Suncoast Infrastructure

12Nov 2014

FDOT Makes Emergency Call to URETEK to Repair Storm Drainage Pipe

By Robert Armstead

When the pavement began to collapse and surface depressions began to appear along the pavement’s shoulder on Shoreline and Hoffman Drive in Gulf Breeze, Florida, the Florida Department of Transportation put in an emergency call to URETEKĀ  to inject geotechnical polymer using the URETEK Method.

The video footage from a camera inserted into the storm drainage pipe showed that faulty joints at multiple locations was creating voids under the right-of-way, which was causing the pavement to collapse and surface depressions.

Tommy Russum, URETEK’s Sales Engineer, worked with…