curb box

curb box, curb-stop box, curb-valve box, Buffalo box

A vertical sleeve which provides access to a buried curb cock; the cock is turned by a long key which is inserted through the sleeve to the cock.
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As part of the project, New Jersey American Water also replaced 45 fire hydrants, more than 120 valves and more than 40 service lines from the main to the curb box.
FLEXSTORM Inlet Filters are now available in curb box, flat rectangular, gutter/V-grate, rolled curb and round inlet filter configurations from local ADS distribution centers.
AYM 5603 5% Bury Curb Box W/42 And 5601 Lid Large Base to Fit 1-1/2" & 2" Curb Stops