How big of a flood? The town was washed out and need to be re-sewered. Click here to read the entire article in WaterWorld magazine.
Friday, April 1, 2011
Case Study: Elwood, Kansas
The April issue of WaterWorld magazine features an E/One case study. Elwood, Kansas, has one of the largest gravity sewer system replacement projects in the country. The gravity sewer system had a lot of infiltration problems. Nine lift stations ran constantly to clear the groundwater. Manholes and sections of sewer mains were constantly sinking. Then, there was the flood of 1993.