wye connection

wye connection

[′wī kə‚nek·shən]
(electricity)
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With an easy to use hand drill and drill guide, a watertight wye connection can be achieved in just a few minutes saving the contractor time and money.
The lateral sealing process uses three bladders to isolate the wye connection - two in the mainline, on each side of the wye, and one in the lateral.
After installation, the crew uses TV inspection equipment to examine the repaired pipe and deploy a remote-controlled pneumatic cutter to open up the wye connections to the active house laterals.
3 ESALs), 1,740 LF of concrete curb replacement, 1,150 LF of rotomilling existing concrete curb, 1,150 LF of bituminous wedge curb, 100 LF of underdrain, 100 LF of rain conductor, 16 EA 4 inlet with hood, 3 EA Type "M" inlet, 7 EA Replace inlet frame grate and hood, 7 EA replace inlet frame and grate, 10 EA of manhole/inlet adjustments, 455 LF of 15" ADS N-12 storm sewer, 11 EA of wye connection and cleanout, 95 SF ADA handicap ramp, 85 SF of concrete sidewalk, 20 LF of concrete cheekwall, 1,705 SY of paving fabric - petrotac traffic control resident notification and restoration.
17,675 lf 8" cipp main line rehabilitation ; 1,071 lf 12" cipp main line rehabilitation ; 177 ea re-establish wye connections ; 35 ea cutting of break in connections for lining ; 20 lf spot repair on 8" pipe.
Articulated--With the ever increasing need to tie-in marginal fields to one main trunkline, wye connections are becoming common.
Alternate Contract A generally includes the complete installation of approx 10,000 LF of 8"-12" parallel gravity and appurtenances such as manholes, wye connections and site tees, reconnection of all building service sewers, disinfection and conversion of existing sanitary sewer to underdrain, complete manhole to manhole lining by Cured-In Place (CIP) methods of approx 2,000 LF of existing sanitary sewer, complete manhole lining / rehabilitation of approx 15 existing sanitary sewer manholes, County Road restoration and all necessary appurtenances and restoration for said construction.
Tenders are invited for Reconstructing an existing deteriorated sewer main including reconstruction of lateral wye connections to houses, reconstructing deteriorated manholes, paving the street, and installing handicapped access curb cuts as necessary.
Roots are killed on contact inside and outside pipe walls, and the foam penetrates through wye connections to kill roots in lateral lines.
1,400 LF of 15" diameter PVC sanitary sewer, manholes, wye connections with risers, and other appurtenances associated with this type of work.