Plastic Pipe Facts™

Hernando County, Florida:

Hernando County, FL is currently in design for a replacement of approximately 10,000 LF of an HDPE water main that has seen numerous failures over the past 6-7 years (Hernando Beach WM Replacement). The 6"and 8" DR17 DIPS HDPE line has experienced approximately 30 splitting failures since the line was commissioned.

Failed 6” HDPE pipe from the Hernando County water distribution system (2010)