Commercial – Fish Counters

Fish Counters

In more modern restaurants of our time, live or catch of the day fish counters become a huge potential source of building asset damage if not maintained or monitored correctly. When left unchecked, fish counter leaks can become a pervasive problem that steadily progresses into becoming an insurance claim by the property operator where large volumes of extremely cold water manage to migrate to both adjacent or lower properties causing significant damage both to other assets or to that of adjacent retail outlets. If fish counters are not monitored through annual checkups, massive additional damage can occur.

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Fish Counter Broken Floor Tiles

Fish Counter leaks into a concrete slab due to broken tiles is hugely common due to some preparation counters being mobile for cleanliness. This means that with continuous movement of the heavy counter usually breaks the tiles which can be investigated by LeakDtech Dubai.

Fish Counter Drainage Leaks

Fish Counter drainage lines can be cause for concern when left long enough, where the large volumes of water due to washing and ice melt water over many years can lead to broken pipe joints where water then leaks into the slab around the outside of the pipe, leaching into other building areas.

Meat Preparation Water Traps

A classic issue with many wet floors especially within kitchens or food preparation areas are the water trap floor drains that can become mobile within the floor, rocking slightly within the floor resulting in water leakage into the slab around the exterior of the water trap and into the lower floor areas or along the drainage pipe.

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Commercial – Fridge Condensation

Fridge Condensation

Commercial fridges or walk in chillers often fall short of high quality as a result of substandard design, materials or installation which can lead to significant secondary damages as a result of leakage or condensation build up. A common problem can be that of the panels being badly sealed along with doors and other fittings where cold air is released which causes condensation to collect on the slab. Secondly, if the unit has not had a foundation heater installed, huge amounts of water condensate can build up because of a chilled lower concrete slab which can also then become frozen and crack. Lastly the chiller unit normally positioned on the fridge roof must always be checked and maintained where bad insulation or broken condensate pipes can lead to a volume of water again leaking down onto the slab. Lastly another item that is frequently overlooked is to have the surrounding air volume conditioned so that external air does not circulate around either the chiller or fridge body so that external condensation sources can be controlled.

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Panel or Door Leakage

If sealant is no properly applied during installation, or if door seals are not maintained, large volumes of water can collect at the entrance to the fridge or chiller which can be located through LeakDtech inspection or detection services.

Lack of Foundation Heater

Should a heater not get installed within the original slab or spread slab structures, the possibility of condensation is high with further concrete damage where monitoring sensors can be installed to warn the facility team of leakage.

Chiller Unit Condensate Pipe Leakage

Chiller units are always cause for concern where insulation is not reviewed or the condensate drainage lines are left untested or checked. Often visual inspections are carried out which miss leaks that modern technologies pick up.

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Commercial – Drainage & Domestic Pipe Pressure Testing

Drainage & Domestic Pipe Pressure Testing

Both drainage and domestic pipe pressure testing engagements are a key to maintaining system integrity through the correct application of NDT testing and monitoring to prevent poor or damaged lines leaking water. Most drain lines are acceptance tested using a gravity test but this is not always failsafe and does not fully test the integrity of the pipes to design specifications. To ensure that there are no leaks, LeakDtech Dubai can use innovative technology to inspect both drainage and domestic water lines and ensure that they are safe – all pipes up to 10 bar can be tested in this way or even higher.

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Quality Assurance For New Drain Lines

All plumbing drainage lines should be pressure tested to design specifications instead of gravity tests to ensure full proof testing to guarantee quality prior to hand over and acceptance.

Identify Domestic Line Leaks

Domestic water pipes operate under 2 to 4 bar under normal circumstances and as such require proper pressure testing so that any minor joint, elbow fitting leakage can be identified.

Snag Existing Pipelines For Signs Of Leakage

After any commercial property has been in operational use, leakage can occur within both drainage or domestic water pipes where pressure testing every 6 or 12 months can prevent serious damage and rectification costs.

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Commercial – TP Relief Valves Leakage of Water Heater

TP Relief Valves Leakage of Water Heater

A regular type of leak within a water heater or boiler is where water from a higher pressure building source causes the recurrent TP valve to leak. The TP valve is responsible for keeping the pressure and temperature within the tank at the appropriate levels. A water heater, if faulty, could actually explode and blast through a building like a rocket. The TP valves can become weak due to age or leak due to wear and tear, but there is also the surrounding pipework to be maintained. If you are concerned that your water heater is leaking, arrange for a specialist thermal imaging scan by LeakDtech Dubai to ensure peace of mind or locate the problem fast.

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Heater Flexi Water Pipes

It is important to ensure that the pipes supplying the water heater are in good working condition. If you suspect a leak or see visible water escape arrange for an inspection by LeakDtech Dubai using the latest technology to locate the problem.

TP Relief Valve

It could be difficult to ascertain whether a problem in the water heater is due to the TP relief valve or a damaged heater coil so if you need confirmation arrange for an inspection by LeakDtech Dubai to ensure that your heater won’t explode.

Heater Water Valves and Mains Supply

With heaters being replaced, heater water valves and mainline integrity can be over looked where leakage is concerned. Depending on your location in the world, the water supply may be high or low level supplied, but if the valves are not checked these can leak due to corrosion.

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Commercial – Mall Water Leaks

Mall Water Leaks

Shopping Malls are large complex sites with hundreds of shops, restaurants and toilet facilities. Locating the site of a leak if one is suspected can be a daunting task for any maintenance team. LeakDtech Dubai works closely with malls to inspect sites either on a proactive approach – to ensure no issues are experienced, or on a reactive basis to locate any leak. With specialist equipment utilising infrared and thermal imaging technology, a thorough scan of any area can identify and pinpoint the location of any leak. Internationally certified inspection reports are provided to allow maintenance teams to solve any problems.

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Retail Outlet Annual Health Checks

As fines are so high to mall management should any retail outlet have a water leak, LeakDtech Dubai offers both retail outlets and mall management the opportunity of annual checks to find water leakage before it occurs to mitigate any fines.

Common Area Inspections and Snagging

Mall Common Areas also require periodic inspection in order to mitigate long term leakage problems or dilapidation. The process of MEP snagging and reporting any problems through a condition report is an essential part of mall maintenance.

FM/Sub Contractor Quality Assurance

If mall management wish to protect themselves, LeakDtech can be utilized successfully as a payment gateway where any problems with work quality can be checked via QA leakage testing and issues brought to the mall management attention where payments would be held until rectification has been implemented.

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Commercial – Floor Tiles and Drains

Floor Tiles and Drains

In any environment, many pipelines and drains are fitted below the ground and once buried with coverings of cement, floor tiles, wooden flooring or even outside landscapes, how can you locate a leak without the time and cost of lifting the floor. If you suspect a leak, due to high water bills or damp patches, then there is help available. LeakDtech Dubai’s new innovative leak detecting technology can scan the grounds using infrared and damp patch testing equipment which will pinpoint the location of the leak allowing for minor remedial repairs without the disruption of lifting floors.

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Damaged or Leaking Pipes

Pipes can become damaged due to age and wear or tear or because of faulty installation. A discoloured damp patch can indicate the escape of water and an infrared scan of the area in question can locate the problem.

 

Blocked Drains

Drains can become blocked causing water to back up resulting in it coming up through the floors or, due to the building of pressure, can cause a valve or joint to burst. A thermal imaging scan will locate the site of any blockage.

Kitchens and Toilets

Underground leaks are common so monitoring floors for damp patches, flaking paint or pools of water around sinks bases or toilets can indicate leaking water. A thermal imaging scan of the floors around these areas will highlight any issues.

 

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