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What is Link-Seal or a modular seal?

A modular seal is a specialized type of sealing device used to prevent the leakage of fluids or gases between two surfaces or components. These seals are designed with a modular construction, meaning they are made up of individual segments or modules that can be assembled to fit specific sealing requirements. Modular seals offer several advantages over traditional one-piece seals, such as flexibility, ease of installation, and the ability to accommodate varying sizes and shapes. Key Characteristics of Modular Seals: Modular Design: The defining feature of a modular seal is its segmented construction. Instead of being a single, continuous piece, the seal is composed of individual segments that fit together to create the desired sealing configuration. These segments can be...

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What is a lift station?

What is a Lift Station? In our modern urban landscapes, wastewater management plays a crucial role in maintaining public health and preserving the environment. One essential component of this infrastructure is the lift station, a critical system that ensures the efficient transportation of wastewater from lower to higher elevations, ultimately reaching its destination at treatment facilities. While lift stations might not be the most glamorous aspect of urban planning, they are undoubtedly indispensable for maintaining the cleanliness and sanitation of our communities. Understanding the Need for Lift Stations: In densely populated areas or regions with challenging topographies, gravity alone is often insufficient to move wastewater effectively from homes, businesses, and industrial facilities to the treatment plants. This is where lift...

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