underground detention Systems
Underground detention systems, or underground ponds, are often used on new development to detain and slowly release stormwater. As new development often converts a forest canopy to impermeable asphalt and rooftop, it is not fair to push the increased runoff into existing streams and rivers. Increasing runoff floods downstream properties and causes stream erosion.
New developments often encompass the entire property providing no space for a typical pond. We often install underground ponds (detention) in the parking areas prior to the paving operation. This allows the area to serve double-duty - allowing the same space to be used for storm water storage and parking.
We are experts in the installation of many types of underground detention, infiltration, and cistern systems. We have specialized in these installations since 2013, and would love the opportunity to help on your project. We provide services to install the system according to manufacturer’s instructions, install the inspection and maintenance ports, and properly tie-in to the storm system.
We ensure the system is installed right the first time - tearing up a parking lot to make repairs is in no one’s best interest. Give us an opportunity to help - you’ll be glad you did.
R-Tank stormwater modules
Assembly and installation of R-Tank underground stormwater detention to ensure proper installation. We assemble R-Tank to ensure the right number of plates to into the right slots. Most jobs take days and many jobs take weeks to assemble and install.
Contractors hire us all over the country to help with installations in order to keep their guys doing what they do best. We provide installation expertise and relentlessness in order to complete the job on schedule.
Time lapse video of installation (3:10)
StormTech Subsurface Stormwater Management Chambers
StormTech is a modified half-pipe underground detention system designed for use under parking lots. Installation consists of properly spacing the chambers, installing the header row, isolator row, scour protection, and inspection ports.
StormTank modules are made of round interior columns and flat side plates where needed. We assemble and install these underground detention systems with an expert travelling team supplemented by local laborers. This keeps our costs down while ensuring the installation is done right.
We install underground detention with standard and/or specialized pipe as well.