Encapsulation collars (shaped DUOFIT)Repairing

R2M Site Services Ltd was called in recently to measure, supply and install a 2.5m long Duofit Encapsulation collar for a leaking 930mm OD concrete pipe. This is a main feed between Clitheroe and Preston supplying £10-£20k people. R2M asked: Did the install go well? Yes everything went as planned in a timely and professional manner.  The Engineers are a credit to R2M  Did our site team turn up on time and well prepared? The team was prepared with all the correct tools and equipment specially for this sizes fitting What was this main feeding I,e town, population? The asset is a aqueduct main that feeds Clitheroe through to Preston area that feeds four reservoirs , this affect a approx. 10,000 €“ 20,000 How long had it been leaking, how severe? This had been an on-going issue for approx. for four weeks. What were the challenges? Our main challenges was the remote location, depth material and diameter of the asset also weather / ground conditions What were the other repair options and were these practical, expensive etc. The other option was piece through repair this wasn’t practical due to not being able to fully isolate the asset, meaning our only option was to carry out  works under pressure.  Overall was it a good experience and would you use R2M SS again? R2M handle everything from cradle to grave maintained regular update of the progress of getting the fittings to site also your Engineers on site maintained a professional standard through the repair, with assistance from our team on site.