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Big Iron Drilling Ltd

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1-800-Big Iron (244-4766)

"The number you can't forget"

...and your whole family will love our water too!

NOTE 1

  • Check on existing Government Grants and assistance for Water Well Drilling
  • Check on Big Iron's time payment plans.

NOTE 2

FREE WATER TEST

Give us a call and one of our local representatives will test your water for free and recommend a viable solution.

NOTE 3

FOR INFORMATION ON

Water Treatment or Water Wells, please call our toll free number at:

1-800-Big Iron (244-4766)

" The number you can't forget"

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Laboratory water
Purified water used in the laboratory as a basis to create solutions or making dilutions. It contains no interfering substances.

Lagoon
A shallow pond where sunlight, bacterial action, and oxygen work to purify wastewater.

Lake
An inland body of water, usually fresh water, formed by glaciers, river drainage, etc. It is usually larger than a pool or pond.

Laminar flow
A flow in which rapid fluctuations are absent.

Land Application
Discharge of wastewater onto the ground for treatment or reuse.

Langelier Index (LI)
An index reflecting the equilibrium pH of a water with respect to calcium and alkalinity; used in stabilizing water to control both corrosion and scale deposition.

Large water system
A water system that services more than 50,000 customers.

Leachate
Water that contains solute substances, so that it contains certain substances in solution after percolation through a filter or soil.

Leaching
The process by which soluble constituents are dissolved and filtered through the soil by a percolating fluid.

Leakage
A species of ions in the feed of an ion exchanger present in the effluent.

Light absorption
The amount of light a certain amount of water can absorb over time.

Lime
Common water treatment chemical. Lime can be deposed on walls of showers and bathrooms, after lime has reacted with calcium to form limestone.

Limnology
The study of the physical, chemical, hydrological, and biological aspects of fresh water.

Liquid
A state of matter, neither gas nor solid, that flows and takes the shape of its container.

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Big Iron Drilling Ltd
4450 Eleniak Road NW
Edmonton, AB T6B 2S1
TEL:(780) 433-2555 | TOLL FREE: 1-800-BIG-IRON (24 Hours) | FAX:(780) 431-1091

HOURS

Monday – Friday 8:00am – 5:00pm

Saturday – Closed

Sunday – Closed

Statutory Holidays - Closed

We have a 24 hour "live person" answering service.