City of San Bruno Disputes Panel's Report Blaming Pipe Bursting For 2009 Explosion

August 2011
Underground Construction;Aug2011, Vol. 66 Issue 8, p38
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the statement of San Bruno, California officials regarding the report of the blue ribbon panel which was poorly researched, unsubstantiated and ignored explanations. The report was about the 2008 sewer pipe bursting project for the natural-gas pipeline explosion that killed eight people. According to the attorneys of San Bruno, the panel incorrectly blamed the sewer project without even interviewing the sewer contractors.


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