Cast-iron pipe


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Cast-iron pipe

Consists of various shapes of pipes and fittings made of cast-iron, and used for drains and sewer pipes.

cast-iron pipe, cast-iron soil pipe

A pipe fabricated of an iron alloy containing carbon and silicon; usually lined with cement or coal-tar enamel and coated externally with one of a variety of materials to reduce corrosion by soils; known technically as gray cast-iron pipe.
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Due to its nature, cast-iron pipe is not a good fit for statistical models used in predicting vulnerability and risk.
Due of its nature, cast-iron pipe is not a good fit for statistical models used in predicting vulnerability and risk.
The research suggests that the leaks are coming from city's aging cast-iron pipe infrastructure, which makes up about 35% of the city's main pipes.
The engineers will be using the latest techniques to replace the cast-iron pipes, which minimises the number of holes that engineers will need to dig into roads.
The cast-iron pipes we will be replacing have served the community well for decades, but they have now reached the end of their useful life.
Engineers from Severn Trent have set up a stand at the town's library to explain which roads will be closed during works to replace 3,600 metres of cast-iron pipes.
Contract notice: Supply of cast-iron pipes - complete sewer system consortium astico stretch zane thiene - cig 55836627a4.