Dealing With Crossbores

Griffin, Jeff
August 2010
Underground Construction;Aug2010, Vol. 65 Issue 8, p22
Trade Publication
The article reports on the move of the Minnesota Office of Pipeline Safety to issue an alert notice aimed to eliminate the risk of installing gas lines through sewer service laterals. It states that the action is made to prevent crossbores. Mark Bruce, president of Cross Bore Safety Association (CBSA), infers that education is the key to find solutions to prevent crossbore and explosions that would result to injuries and death of contractors.


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