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gas main

The line from the public utility which supplies gas to the consumer service pipes.
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Queens Drive, looking south, at its meeting with Prescot Road - the gas main leak is directly beneath the junction
"Cadent, which manages the North West's gas mains, needs to get access to the cast iron main under Queens Drive's junction with East Prescot Road.
EDT - All 12 gas mains were shut down in Sun Prairie following the explosion.
The work involves the section between the junctions of Walford Road and the A41 Warwick Road and will see tough new plastic gas mains installed which are intended to last for at least 80 years.
Emergency services in Corporation Street on Saturday after workmen dug into a gas main pipe at about 9.30am
To maintain parking and keep disruption to a minimum, Northern Gas Networks plans to complete the work in 30-metre sections - replacing the gas main and then backfilling the excavation before progressing along the road.
Natural gas meters will be moved from inside homes and businesses and replaced with advanced meters on the outside as part of the gas main modernization work.
Paul Jagger, Construction Services Area Manager for Northern Gas Networks said: "We have been working closely " The firm's mains replacement programme will see 3,800km of old metal gas main replaced with modern plastic equivalents by 2021
The company said the natural gas meters will be moved from inside homes and businesses and replaced with advanced meters on the outside as part of the gas main modernisation work.
The clerk of Bangor's city council was among those "gobsmacked" by the decision to replace gas mains in Deiniol Road in the vital weeks before Christmas.
A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of arson after dozens of people were evacuated from their homes in Birmingham in the early hours of yesterday following a gas main fire.
The Micro Magnetic Crawler (MMC) is a remotely controlled robotic device developed to directly assess cased gas mains. The robot magnetically attaches to the interior wall of the casing and travels in the annular space between the gas main and the casing; a space as small as 1.25-inches high by hundreds of feet long.