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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In 1959 the company began using a seepage pit in the west central area of the site to deposit waste.
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.
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.
The liquid wastes were dumped directly into unlined lagoons and seepage pits.
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.
From 1945 from 1960, chemical waste was dumped into seepage pits.
These include ia - remove 50 m chain link fence, Recycle - dissolve 130 m 3 of soil, Recycle - dissolve 80 m 3 of soil, Store - disassemble 90 m 3 of soil for trenches and shafts, Store - install 910 m 3 of floor mounted laterally - supply 27 m rainwater channel pp dn110, Install - supply 5 m sewer dn110, Remove - deliver 2 seepage pits height 2.
Although the seepage pits were replaced with a sewer system during the late 1950s and early 1960s, the damage was done.
Tenders are invited for perform quarterly groundwater monitoring services from december 2016 through november 2018 at five (5) groundwater monitoring wells near exiting seepage pits located in elizabethtown, new york based on new york state department of environmental conservation (nysdec) requirements.