Silicon Valley Mid-Summer Emergency: Santa Clara Addresses the Peak-Demand Repair of a 96-inch Pipeline

August 9, 2016
Publication: Pipelines 2016: Out of Sight, Out of Mind, Not Out of Risk, ASCE
Author(s): Rasko Ojdrovic Peter Nardini Anna Pridmore

This paper presents Santa Clara Valley Water District's (SCVWD) approach to addressing their first high profile water main failure including their application of failure investigation, emergency condition assessment, pipe replacement, and the use of carbon fiber-reinforced polymer (CFRP) for structural rehabilitation.

Markets: Water/Wastewater