Creative Solutions to Field Point Repairs during Construction on the Salado Siphons 8, 9, and 10 Project
This manuscript details two collapses that occurred within weeks of each other on the same siphon. The following information will discuss creative ways to repair collapses with onsite materials, observed trends from operation personnel on why failures occur, and how to prevent such problems in the future.
Keywords: Plate steel; SAWS; downstream (DS); fiberglass reinforced pipe (FRP); flowable backfill; inflow and infiltration (I&I); notice to proceed (NTP); operations and maintenance (O&M); points of inflection (PIs); points of vertical inflection PVIs; poly wrap; reinforced concrete pipe (RCP); sanitary sewer overflows (SSO's); upstream (US)
Document Type: Research Article
Publication date: 2009-01-01
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