pipeline Tag

The city of Charlotte is in the process of rectifying a significant sewer overflow that reached a nearby tributary. Attributed to a pipeline rupture carrying well over 100,000 gallons of water and sewage, the broken pipeline consisted of a 21-inch sewer main pipe. Because there...

Charlotte is cleaning up area roads and property in the wake of strong winds and heavy rain this week.  In recent weeks, the city has had its share of rain storms which has caused damage and hazards throughout several Charlotte neighborhoods.   A massive tree...

Spindale’s needs for maintenance and rehabilitation have grown to a point where the gap between these needs and available revenue is excessively wide. This is due to the town’s history as a textile-manufacturing community. From its incorporation in 1923 up to the late 1990s, the...

There are various methods adopted by cities to maintain and inspect sewer laterals.  There must be careful assessments and record keeping to determine the necessity of rehabilitating and repairing a sewer line.  If infiltration is a significant issue within your system, it is almost guaranteed...

The city of Elizabeth is in the process of rehabilitating a century old brick tunnel.  The residents have been dealing with sinkholes in the last several months.  The sewer pipelines are also at risk due to where they are located within the tunnel.  These repairs...

Many of us are experiencing a rainy season now that summer is in full swing.  Along with the sunny delights and fanfare this time of year brings, there is also a need to think about the proper functioning of our drainage systems where we live. ...