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Since 1986, TRACOM has been partnering with companies across the nation. We create and install fiberglass products for wastewater management and other industrial and construction projects. Our goal is to become the #1 trusted source for durable fiberglass products, and each day we are one step closer. Our dedication to quality, our wide variety of products, and our customizable product options make us a top choice among the industry.

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Proper Parshall Flume Conditions

When it comes to accurate flow management and measurement, there is no more versatile tool than the Parshall flume. However, as you probably know, there are several factors you need to consider when installing your flume to make sure it operates correctly, including the upstream conditions in your system. If

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3 Tips For A Successful Flume Installation

For most water management operations across the country, a flume is the most popular primary device. Flumes, regardless of their style, provide ease of use and accurate readings, both of which are crucial or long-term operational success. However, if you want to be certain that your flume is meeting all

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Some Drawbacks of Parshall Flumes

If you have any familiarity with managing and measuring flow, then you probably already know that the most popular tool for these important jobs is the Parshall flume. Designed for a wide variety of applications, the Parshall flume is the flow management tool on which every operation can depend. However,

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What are The Differences Between Submerged and Free Weir Flow?

When you install a weir in your system, there are a variety of factors that must be considered, including your likely flow regime. Both free flow and submerged regimes can greatly affect the functionality of your weir, which is why it’s so important to understand the difference between the two.

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Which Flume is Best for Sewer Flows?

if you need to measure sewer flows, it’s likely that you’ll install a packaged metering manhole. However, if you want to get the most out of your manhole, it’s important that you equip it with the right flume. There are a wide range of flumes that can be installed in

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Measuring Flow with a Bubbler Flow Meter

If your operation depends on accurate flow measurements it’s important that you choose the right flow measurement tools. While it’s common to assume that the best option for flow measurement is an ultrasonic flow meter, this isn’t always the case. In fact, in many applications, the most versatile option for

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How Long Will My Parshall Flume Last?

Out of all the different flow management tools that you could choose for your system, none provides the versatility and accuracy of the Parshall flume. These flumes can be installed in a variety of applications, and when cared for correctly, should consistently perform the way that you need and deserve.

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Information About Domed-Top Manholes

If you need to install a manhole in your operation, there are several styles that you could choose. However, in most circumstances, the best option is installing a domed-top manhole. Domed-top manholes provide a wide range of benefits, including durability and ease of access. That being said, installing a domed-top

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Weir Box Functions

When you need to effectively manage and measure flow, there are a variety of tools that you could choose. While most people’s instinct is to choose some style of flume and equally great option is installing a weir box in your system. Because they offer a variety of customization options,

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Customizing Weir Boxes For Flow Management

If you’re like most people running a flow management operation, you want to be certain that you have the exact right tool for the job. Fortunately, if you choose a weir box for your flow management needs, you can customize this tool so that it will fit perfectly into your

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Reasons to Love Packaged Metering Manholes

The most important issue in flow management operations is having access to tools that make managing and measuring flow simple and convenient. While there are several tools that could serve these purposes, none quite lives up to the utility that you can receive from packaged metering manholes. Packaged metering manholes

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Weir Cleaning For Most Accurate Flow Readings

In many flow management applications, a weir is the ideal primary device. Extremely accurate in a variety of situations, a weir that is properly installed and used correctly can be the foundation of your operation’s success. However, if you’re unfamiliar with weirs and how the function, then you may not

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Avoiding the Wrong Parshall Flume Installation Site

The Parshall flume is one of the most versatile flow management tools in the world. Capable of handling a wide range of flow types and familiar to almost every water management operator, the Parshall flume is the ideal tool for your business. When installed correctly, it can help you maintain

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Do You Need a Cover for Your Flume or Weir Box?

In your water management operation, it’s likely that your measurement solution is either a flume or a weir box. Two of the most accurate flow measurement tools in the world, weir boxes and flumes will fit the exact needs of your operation and will help you maintain the level of

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How To Choose The Right Flume In Six Steps

In a water management operation, there is no more important decision than which flume style you will trust to manage and measure your flow. As you’re probably aware, there are a variety of types of flumes. Some can handle a wide range of flows and others that were designed for

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Temporary vs. Permanent Flume Installations

For your water management or monitoring operation to run successfully, there are several options that you will need to consider, including how you will install your flume. As most in the water management field know, a flume is the best choice for managing a wide range of flow types. However,

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Top Uses of Fiberglass Shelters

Every company, no matter their size or area of expertise, requires having the right equipment for success. Unfortunately, your most sensitive equipment is always at risk for damage, and when damage does occur, it can interfere with your day-to-day operations and cost you a great deal of money. Fortunately, businesses

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Proper Weir Design Tips

In outdoor applications where you need to accurately measure flow, there’s almost no better tool than a weir. Although not quite as popular as flumes, weirs are still an effective solution for managing and measuring flow, particularly when your weir has been properly designed and you take care in the

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Tips for Using an RBC Flume

When you’re shopping around for a flume to use in your water management system, it’s easy to be intimidated by the large variety of flume styles that you can choose. However, if you’re looking for a flume to help you measure flow in an outdoor channel, the only flume you

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