2024 Water & Wastewater Operator Symposium North

The 2024 Symposium hosted by Culy Contracting in conjunction with the Indiana Section of AWWA will be held Thursday, June 6th. Tentatively offering 6 water and wastewater CEU’s during the event. Cost of the event will include lunch, snacks, soft drinks, and don’t forget the home-made ice cream! For registration go to Indiana Section of… Read More

Mueller Permaseal Insertion Valve

Culy Contracting is a certified installer of the new Mueller Permaseal Insertion Valve to service the Midwest. Mueller Water Products continues to be the evolutionary leader in water infrastructure. Mueller has grown its collection of products with newest valve of the Mueller 2300 series gate valve family – The PermaSeal Insertion Valve. The PermaSeal Insertion… Read More

Sewer Backups caused by Food

Tis the season for Sewer Backups caused by Food. It’s important to be mindful of how the foods you dispose of could affect your plumbing and the sewer system near your home.  Fats, oils and grease (FOG) are found in many Holiday dinners. When washed down the drain, FOG can cause sewer backups. FOG enters the… Read More

Why do Water Mains Break

What is a water main break and why they happen. Breaks are defined as any non-engineered interruption in the material designed to convey water. Why they happen is a more challenging question. Water main breaks can happen for a variety of reasons and can happen at any time during the year. Most breaks are likely… Read More

811 Fact Sheet

What is 811? 811 is the national number designated by the Federal Communications Commission to help protect do-it-yourselfers, landscapers and contractors from unintentionally hitting underground utility lines while working on digging projects – large and small.   Why call 811? Every digging project requires a call to 811. Hitting an underground utility line while digging… Read More

In Case of Emergency

In case of emergency or just capital improvements check out the news article about the TEAM Insert Valve in the recent article in Water & Waste Digest.  TEAM Insert Valves can be installed in live water mains without any shut downs of the main.  They can be used as a permanent valve or as a… Read More