Pipe tests break new grounds

Phair, Matthew
September 1996
ENR: Engineering News-Record;9/23/96, Vol. 237 Issue 13, p22
Trade Publication
Reports on the establishment of a facility for side-by-side, in-ground tests of different pipe types by Canadian engineers. Possible objective source of comparisons of pipe of different makers and materials; Burying and testing by the center of prestressed reinforced concrete pipe; Artificial deterioration of some sections by electromechanical techniques to simulate corrosive environment attacks.


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