Trenchless Pipe Lining | Specialized Pipe Technologies (2023)

Get in touch with the pipe repair specialists of Specialized Pipe Technologies (SPT) — whether you’re a homeowner, business owner, or a property manager — to repair and rehabilitate your pipes without the need for invasive digging.

We provide an array of methods for trenchless pipe lining. All these assure you of a cost-effective way to restore pipes in a fast and efficient manner.

Take comfort in knowing we're experts in different types of pipe lining for both residential and commercial clients. In fact, we've rehabilitated over 2 million linear feet of pipe with non-invasive methods.

Our Cured-in-Place Pipe (CIPP) Lining and Epoxy Barrier Coating processes use existing pipe access points, leaving you with a seamless pipe-within-a-pipe, without the destruction, time, hassle, and cost of pipe replacement.

The most appealing benefit of trenchless pipe lining is the opportunity to avoid traditional repair methods that tend to be much more disruptive, time-consuming, and costly. Relining methods also tend to be compatible with all types of pipe systems, such as mains, sanitary/waste systems, industrial/commercial systems, and residential and municipal systems

Here is an overview of the non-invasive solutions that our team specializes in:

For Drain and Sewer Pipes: CIPP Lining Technology

CIPP lining, or cured-in-place pipe lining, is an innovation that can minimize your repiping costs without requiring an entirely new drainage pipe to be replaced or installed. This type of trenchless pipe lining is most often used for repairing and servicing sewer line drain pipes that remove and lead both waste and wastewater away from a property to the public sewer system.

CIPP Lining Technology Benefits

Cured-in-Place Pipe Lining is a safe and proven method of trenchless pipe repair when dealing with leaking or corroded pipes. Its benefits include:

  • Much faster process
  • Doesn’t require tearing open walls
  • Doesn’t require disruptive digging
  • Less expensive than pipe replacement.

CIPP Lining Process

Here’s how the SPT team rehabilitates your pipes - from the inside!

Our team will use a video camera inspection to inspect the pipe thoroughly for any possible issue. We will then use the appropriate cleaning method such as hydro-jetting or the use of a mechanical cleaning tool to remove debris and obstructions. CIPP lining is a viable pipe rehabilitation solution for any cast iron drain pipe or waste sewer line.

CIPP Lining Applications

A relatively small problem can turn into something much larger very quickly. You don't want to end up with water damage all over your home or business because of it. SPT has what it takes to make sure that your drain and sewer pipes will be back to their full functionality. As our customer, you’ll not only benefit from high-quality products manufactured under exacting standards, you’ll also benefit from our more than 20 years of industry experience.

Drain and Sewer Pipe Lining

Get your drain system working like new again via a faster drain repair method that does away with much of the hassle, no property damage, and at a lower cost compared with pipe replacement. We can line drain and sewer pipes from 2” all the way up to 36”, whether inside or outside of any house or building.

As our drain repair method involves minimal exterior digging, this reduces clean-up costs while keeping overall labor costs down. Moreover, minimally invasive sewer crack repair solves the problem for the long-term, it minimizes the chances of leaks or blockages in the future, thus reducing any inconvenience for you and your community. When it comes to trenchless sewer repair for drain and sewer pipe lining, we have the experts who can get it done right the first time.

Roof Drain Pipe Lining

Our pipe repair specialists can fix leaks, clogs, and obstructions that are preventing your roof drainage system from working properly. Roof drain pipe repair affords you with a potential cost-saving alternative to traditional full roof drain replacement. SPT will coat your roof drain pipes and seal them entirely from leaks. This will help stop any protrusions and prevent water drainage from being transported elsewhere.

Other applications of CIPP lining include:

  • Mains, Horizontal Laterals, Vertical Stacks
  • Sanitary Systems
  • Storm/Roof Drains
  • Vent Systems
  • Processed/Industrial/Chemical Piping
  • Other Waste Systems
  • Residential & Commercial Properties
  • Industrial, Municipal & Federal Properties

Pull-in-place pipe repair is a method of trenchless pipe rehabilitation offered by SPT to repair damaged sewer pipes, vent stacks. With this technology, we can efficiently repair your pipes without damaging your floors, walls, or yard.

For Water Pipes: Epoxy Barrier Coatings

If the property you purchased has outdated water lines, your pipes could be at risk of being corroded, leading to leaks and bursts. Epoxy barrier coatings will help keep your home safe while reducing costs at the same time.

The blown-in epoxy will form a new barrier coating inside of your pipes. This is hardened using hot air that is blown into the pipe system with compressed air. As SPT will determine the amount of epoxy that is needed to do the job, you can expect effective results, which are clean pipes that you can trust to bring safe drinking water to your family.

Blown-in Epoxy Process

First, we will identify the corrosion or a pinhole leak that is causing low water pressure or water damage in the walls, floors, or ceilings. The pipes are dried with heated, compressed air to remove all moisture. This process also removes rust and corrosion build-up. We will then reheat the cleaned pipe to make sure that the epoxy coating will adhere to the internal pipe surface. We will then conduct a final leak test and inspection to monitor the water quality, volume, and flow.

First, corrosion or a pinhole leak is identified which causes low water pressure or water damage in the walls, floors, or ceilings.

The pipes are dried with heated, compressed air to remove all moisture. The air also removes rust and corrosion build-up.

The cleaned pipe is reheated so that the epoxy coating will adhere to the internal pipe surface.

After epoxy coating has cured, a final leak test and inspection is performed. Water quality, volume, and flow are monitored and tested.

Benefits of Epoxy Coatings

Some of the benefits of epoxy pipe coatings are:

  • Improved quality of your water
  • More savings, as there will be no need to replace water filters regularly
  • Increased water flow even in commercial properties
  • Reduced chances of leaks
  • Increased property value through a fully functional water system

Applications of Blown-in Epoxy Barrier Coatings

Water Mains and Water Lines Pipe Repair

SPT can perform trenchless water pipe repair on either type of job. We can repair or rehabilitate a large water main pipe, a small water line within a home or building, or even a water line or pipe going from a residential property to the public water main. Our experts can perform the repairs on large diameter water main pipes as well as galvanized water pipe, ranging from 1⁄2 inch to 4 inches.

Potable Water Line Repair

All pipe rehabilitation and pipe repair work performed by Specialized Pipe Technologies are applicable to potable or drinkable water lines and water pipes. Potable water refers to water suitable for consumption and healthy cleaning. We take pride in our epoxy barrier coating method as well as investigation methods, as these are all non-toxic, making them safe for home consumption and everyday use.

Schedule an Appointment Today

Reach out to us for experienced sewer pipe repair using the least disruptive techniques to repair or rehabilitate sewer lines. With our trenchless technology, our experienced technicians can fix your sewer system quickly and prevent further damage, assuring you of a structurally sound solution. We provide trenchless pipe lining in Florida, Southern California, Nevada, Northern Ohio, and the Mid Atlantic with offices in the following locations:

  • San Diego, CA
  • Los Angeles, CA
  • Frederick, MD
  • and neighboring areas

Get in touch with Specialized Pipe Technologies today by calling us or filling out the online form.

Our pipe repair specialists can help you with Trenchless Pipe Lining services:

  • Pipe Lining and Re-Lining Los Angeles, CA
  • Pipe Lining and Re-Lining Frederick, MD


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