18Jun 2019
Boot Connector Inspection – What to look for when the gasket arrives

Quality checks on boot connector’s always occur at Press-Seal before a gasket or “boot” ever leaves our building. But to ensure that our customers are always getting the best possible product, we’ve invited our Quality Manager, Brad Carpenter onto our show to discuss some of these key inspections […]

30Apr 2017
5 Misconceptions about Cast-In Seals

Cast-in seals for precast structures are unique for a lot of reasons and you’re here reading this because you have questions about the seal, right?

19Jan 2017

You might be required to mortar manhole connectors inside your structures. Maybe you are concerned about materials gathering between the pipe and the connector. You might mortar the connectors because that's the way it's always been done.

11Jun 2016
How Can A Rubber Gasket Break A Concrete Pipe Bell?

Why Does The Gasket Move? There are a variety of reasons the rubber gasket relocates to the AS1. The most common reason is improper lubing of the joint. When the lubricant is not applied properly to the joint and/or gasket, when the joint is assembled it pulls the gasket into the clearance annular […]

13Jan 2016

If you’ve been around the industry for any time at all, you’ve seen the mounds of grout slapped on a pipe and stuffed in voids to “seal” the connection.

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