U.S. sewer/water spending to increase by 14% in 1998

Carpenter, Robert
February 1998
Underground Construction;Feb98, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p26
Trade Publication
Focuses on the projections on spendings in 1998 by municipal sewer and water districts in the United States based on a study by `Underground Construction' periodical. Percentage increase in spending; Growth in the use of trenchless methods; Proposals on how contractors can improve services for sewer/water agencies.


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