Lining Guru Tackles Tough Job With Innovative Solution

A UV-cured lining system enables a contractor to successfully rehabilitate a culvert without contaminating Sulfur Creek.
Lining Guru Tackles Tough Job With Innovative Solution
Technician Jody Wright signals technician Josh Knowles, operating the GapVac MC-1510 combination vacuum truck, to pull back on the jet hose. Wright uses a tiger tail to protect the hose from scraping against the concrete as he cleans the barrels with a C-Ray sewer nozzle from NozzTeq. (Photos courtesy of Engineered Lining Systems)

For years, infiltration washed substrate into a double-barrel 48-inch reinforced concrete culvert under Duval Road in Starke, Fla., causing sinkholes. The road feeds the main training areas of the Camp Blanding Joint Training Center.

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