Valve Shutdown Services
Proven GIS water main planned shutdowns and emergency shutdowns.
commonly involve a utility’s capital improvements program. Working with the utility engineering department, Wachs Water Services technicians carefully plan, prepare, and execute each shutdown to achieve maximum work efficiency and minimum disruption.
These most often involve pipeline and valve failures. Wachs Water Services develops emergency plans and specialized training specifically designed to respond to many kinds of emergency scenarios.
Wachs Water Services immediately mobilizes crews to respond to the emergency, deploys assets and personnel in cooperation with utility field crews, and effectively executes the shutdown of the affected pipeline to minimize flooding damage and restore service as quickly as possible.