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How Does a Water Pipe Explode?

July 28, 2014 - in Maintenance, Pipelines, Projects, Water

There's a depressingly long list of accidents, many fatal, resulting from contractors puncturing buried gas pipes after failing to properly locate them prior to excavating, but what about a fatal gas explosion during excavations without any gas pipe being…

Prague Gas Explosion Highlights Aging Pipeline Danger

April 29, 2013 - in Emergency, Pipelines

A powerful explosion in Prague, Czech Republic, has damaged an office building, leaving up to 40 people injured. The blast highlights the danger from…