seepage pit

seepage pit

A covered pit with open-jointed lining through which septic-tank effluent may seep or leach into the surrounding soil.
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The complainant went on to say that the individual had dug a seepage pit out back and that a 4-inch pipe ran from the barn to the open pit.
Excavation verified the effluent pipe in the well pit as a sewage overflow from the existing seepage pit serving the duplexes.
In 1959 the company began using an on-site seepage pit for waste disposal which resulted in soil and groundwater contamination.
In 1959 the company began using a seepage pit in the west central area of the site to deposit waste.
coordination with the Ministry of Public Works of Liberia in Grand Gedeh, River Gee and Sinoe Counties, enterprises to submit their bid for The Construction in South East of Liberia of the upgrading of Fishtown Hospital and Gbeapo Health Center and construction of school WASH facilities divided into six (6) lots in River Gee county as detailed as follow: River Gee County (South East of Liberia): Lot 1- Construction of Isolation Unit including Septic tanks, Seepage Pit, Fence around the Isolation Center and Waste Management Area at the Fishtown Hospital, Putupo District, River Gee County.
Tenders are invited for The work includes 3,650 LF 14" HDPE DR11 raw water transmission pipeline by the horizontal directional boring method; 30 LF 12" DIP; 4 EA 12" DIP gate valves; 2 EA connections to existing water main (one 12" DIP and one 30" PCCP); 2 EA 2" air/flush blow off valves; 1 EA removal of existing 4" drain and seepage pit and replacement with new; 200 SY removal of existing driveway and replacement with new.
the project consists of installing a new aerobic wastewater system and seepage pit on a residential lot, removing an existing wastewater system, back-filling and site restoration in accordance with the county of hawaii s plumbing code, state of hawaii department of health administrative rules, and applicable standard specifications and details for public works construction.
Factories dump wastewater into rivers, canals, sewers, seepage pits, wherever.
The liquid wastes were dumped directly into unlined lagoons and seepage pits. Other operations on the site included the collection of salvaged vehicles, metal recycling and tire shredding.
We had to excavate the entire back yard, remove tress, build retaining walls and install seepage pits to keep the water off the property and away from the house.
3,800 m of seepage pits, - about 350 m grid fence, - approx.
870 m trenches make supply lines, profile 500 m seepage pits, 1 pce , make up the infiltration basin (about 600 cbm volume), 1 pc separator (class i) with sampling shaft.