Award-Winning Projects

YearAwardDescription
2011
Trenchless Technology's 2011 Project of the Year Award
This coveted award recognizes QuakeWrap's unique carbon laminate invention (PipeMedic) for "CIPP of Leaking High-Pressure Cast Iron Main". The laminates were used to bridge a 2-ft gap in a steel pipe -- remotely creating a pipe where there was no steel pipe present! You can read more about this project by clicking here.
2010
Award of Merit from International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI)
This Award was presented to QuakeWrap, Inc. for Emergency Repair of Mile Long Cast in Place Reinforced Concrete Penstock at El Encanto Hydroelectric Power Plant. The pipe was located a mountainous terrains of Costa Rica. This project holds the world's largest single application of FRP in retrofit of a major pipeline. You can read the award announcement here. This article published in several magazines including the ICRI's Concrete Repair Bulletin and ACI's Concrete International.
2009
Trenchless Technology Project of the Year Award
(Honorable Mention)
This Award was presented to QuakeWrap, Inc. for Emergency Structural Rehabilitation of a Mile-Long 7-ft Diameter Pipeline. The pipe was leaking at thousands of locations. The entire repair of the pipe was completed in a record 15 days. You can read the award announcement here. This article published in AWWA's Opflow, describes some details of the project. To view the article for Trenchless Technology's Project of the Year Award, click here .
2008
Award of Excellence from International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI)
QuakeWrap received the 2008 Award of Excellence from the International Concrete Repair Institute (ICRI) for the restoration of Large Diameter Prestressed Concrete Pipelines. Over 700 feet of 120-inch diameter Prestressed Concrete Cylinder Pipe (PCCP) was repaired by application of carbon FRP fabric. To read the full project description in Concrete Repair Bulletin, click here.