Penstock Project (Summer 2018)

CAMPBELL RIVER, BC. (12/1/2018) — Walco Industries Ltd. is pleased to announce the success of their penstock cleaning robotics in its first field project. Walco Industries Ltd. spent months developing specialized robotics at their research and training facility capable of cleaning penstocks in order to eliminate the need to have people in confined spaces for extended periods of time. Walco Industries Ltd. was able to achieve the lowest number of man hours possible inside the penstock and achieved this goal. Along with cleaning 144,000 sq. ft. of surface, the team also managed to have zero incidents and no safety issues on the project.

Interested parties may contact Walco Industries Ltd. to discuss their project needs at (250) 286-3663, or by visiting their website at


 Walco Industries Ltd., a COR certified company has been providing multiple services in British Columbia for the past 38 years, including industrial cleaning, high pressure water jetting, vac truck services and continues to maintain a focus on service, quality and safety.