The Problem: Early in the life of this world class facility, the property engineers found evidence of water leak in the copper pipe supply lines servicing the building. In July 2000, an engineering report was commissioned which helped in part to identify the extent of the pinhole leak damage to the piping system. The recommendation was to replace the building’s entire copper piping system (performance of a copper repipes).
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The Problem: The Juneau Centennial Hall is the largest convention center in Juneau, the state capital of Alaska. Originally constructed in 1982 this relatively new facility was experiencing signs of deterioration of its copper piping system. Conventional repairs had been carried to the piping system but the thought and expense of repiping the entire facility was not a favorable option facing the management of the convention center.