TITLE

First Tier 4 Machines: Tested On Tennessee Valley Gas Line Construction

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Underground Construction;Nov2011, Vol. 66 Issue 11, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the construction of the North East Tennessee pipeline (NET) of the Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA). It highlights on the Caterpillar Tier 4 equipments used in the project which is engineered in meeting higher emission standards which is the core of the project. It also examines the primary challenges of the project as well as the specific tasks it involves.
ACCESSION #
67788618

 

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