Line stops are a temporary shutdown mechanism that allows for municipalities and contractors to quickly and efficiently cut and cap a watermain in the event of a disruption.
Watertap Inc. provides line stops ranging from 4” to 24” with multiple stop and bypass capabilities, with a huge inventory on-hand.Pipe types include:
Watertap performs live taps on water mains, forced sewer, chilled water, steam, and glycol lines.We perform these taps on pipes made of the following materials:
The Insta-Valve Plus is a stainless-steel valve insertion that can be inserted as a single- hole excavation. The Insta-Valve allows for valve insertion with a gate well or road box that provides a permanent block (open/close) into a pressurized water main with no interruption of flow.
Once installed, the Insta-Valve Plus permanently remains in the water distribution pipe to allow shutdowns in the same manner as any other gate valve that was originally installed with the water main.
Watertap provides valve insertions ranging from 4” to 12” and has inventory on hand.