Using Pipe Renewal Planner to Identify the Most Critical Pipes for Replacement

Part of the Hydraulics and Hydrology Video Series (more info)

Are you interested in saving money by proactively replacing pipes before they break or become sources of leakage? Did you know that the Pipe Renewal Planner tool in WaterCAD and WaterGEMS can help you identify the most critical pipes for replacement or rehabilitation? To learn more, watch this short video. The video covers the following:

  • Overview of Pipe Renewal Planner Aspects, Scores and workflow
  • Computing and reviewing Pipe Renewal Planner results
  • Color coding pipe scores to visualize areas most in need of replacement of rehabilitation

Applicable products/versions:

  • WaterCAD and WaterGEMS: V8i SELECTseries 2 and higher (

This video is part of a growing library of useful information designed to provide effective tips and information about time-saving product features within Bentley’s Hydraulics and Hydrology products. Be sure to check back frequently to view the latest video. Better yet, subscribe to this blog by turning Notifications On.

Craig Calvin
Technical Support Engineer
Bentley Systems, Inc.

See Also

Using Pipe Renewal Planner

Aging Water Infrastructure Management: Prioritization of Pipes for Renewal

Running Pipe Break Analysis