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BES Group Supports Independent Failure Investigation into Burst Copper Water Pipe


Facilities Management


West Midlands


Failure Investigation

SEM/ EDX Analysis

Corrosion Testing

Failure Investigation finds signs of corrosion for retail water pipework

Project Overview

The Challenge

The Solution

The Results

Key outcomes

Confirmed cause and nature of failure

as accelerated corrosion damage due to high water velocity, leading to the removal of protective coatings.

Identified significant corrosion

using SEM analysis, revealing areas where high water was present and contributing to the failure of the pipe

Implemented regular maintenance

based on our findings, to prevent similar incidents from occurring and improve safety and hygiene of retail premises.

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