Traditionally, sandbags were used to prevent water from running down into pipeline trenches. While they have proven useful in the past, they are far from perfect. Not only do you have to take the time to fill sandbags and put them into place, they don’t always create the kind of seal that you need to keep water from flowing into a trench or prevent erosion. Fortunately, there is an alternative available in the form of polyurethane trench breakers. Let’s take a look at some of the advantages that these protective trench breakers have over sandbags.
Easier to Use
Perhaps the best reason to use trench breakers for your next pipeline project instead of sandbags is because they are much easier to use. Sandbags need to be filled and transported, which can raise the overall cost of your project when you factor in labor and transportation costs. Meanwhile, a spray … Read more