Portland Area Sewer System Makes the Grade

Oct 20

Portland Area Sewer System Makes the Grade

The Roseburg Urban Sanitary Authority came into being in 1983 when three separate sanitary districts were combined to serve the city of about 30,000 people. Authority employees maintain the collections system while a separate entity, runs the authority’s treatment plant. RUSA is funded strictly by collections fees. While the agency is just over 30 years old, its...

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Rainy Season and Sewer Drainage Systems

Jul 17

Rainy Season and Sewer Drainage Systems

Many of us are experiencing a rainy season now that summer is in full swing.  Along with the sunny delights and fanfare this time of year brings, there is also a need to think about the proper functioning of our drainage systems where we live.  It is important to know to what extent a drainage issue is prevalent.  In order to do this, a qualified fully licensed...

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CIPP and Portland!

Jan 28

CIPP and Portland!

Portland! Have you heard about the trenchless technology grabbing your city’s attention? It’s called Cure-In-Place-Pipe(CIPP), and its more common than you think! What is CIPP? A resin saturated  tube is inverted or pulled into a damaged pipe. Little to no digging is involved making for a more invasive method than traditional “dig and replace” pipe...

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