TITLE

Michigan UP Excavation Challenges

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Nov2010, Vol. 65 Issue 11, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the challenges in installing sewer pipes in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. It mentions that Basco Construction Co. takes part in the excavation project which involves the installation of new sanitary sewer pipes in the town. It notes that the town's area is an island with its Soo Locks near the excavation site. Furthermore, the Universal Slide Rail system of Efficiency Production Inc. was also used in the project.
ACCESSION #
55696549

 

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