Fern Glen

Alexandria / Virginia

Other , Submetering , Apartment , VA

Units : 30
Stories : 5
Built : 1962
Duration : 5 weeks
Problem : Severe failures of the community’s hydronic piping system
Solution : Turnkey replacement of eight risers, installation of new water meters

Fern Glen

Other , Submetering , Apartment , VA
Units : 30
Stories : 5
Built : 1962
Duration : 5 weeks
Problem : Severe failures of the community’s hydronic piping system
Solution : Turnkey replacement of eight risers, installation of new water meters

Hydronic Piping Failures

Repeated failures in Fern Glen’s hydronic piping system had caused water damage in units, prompted system shutdowns, and triggered problems for maintenance staff. Building management brought in SageWater to replace the complete system, including main lines and horizontal run outs to unit systems.