Easy To Clean
@09:30 - Tailgate meeting begins. Afterwards equipment is set-up.
@09:45 - Boring Mud is going into the mixer.
@10:00 Drilling has begun. Note the nice side-walls. Mud remains slick upon entry & throughout the drilling process.
End of Pull
Approximately 11:30 - End of a successful pull, the mud comes off cleanly with gentle wash. Sealing duct tape remains intact.
The driller is overly impressed. Before using KBM, the duct tape always came off, dirt and mud got inside the pipe, and the pipe usually got stuck during the pull.
Tail end of Pull
Tail end of pull is clean. There is no dirt or mud inside the pipe. It’s ready for utility cables.
Cleaner & Degreaser
1. The scum before cleaning
This is what a collection system looks like before cleaning.
2. Cleaning the scum
A crew begins to clean the lift station. KCD degreaser is added afterward.
3. The scum after KCD application
This is the final look after the station is cleaned and KCD is applied.
4. Testing the sample after KCD application
Our CTO Billy White discusses the benefits of using KCD in a lift station.
The crew is looking for 2 things:
- Settling Rates