Pipeline Asset Management: Initial Investigative Foray into the Las Vegas Valley Water District (LVVWD) Steel Pipeline System

@inproceedings{Ciesielski2008PipelineAM,
  title={Pipeline Asset Management: Initial Investigative Foray into the Las Vegas Valley Water District (LVVWD) Steel Pipeline System},
  author={James F. Ciesielski and Miles Davies},
  year={2008}
}
The LVVWD Asset Management group embarked on its initial condition assessment program for bar wrapped steel pipe. The program consists of field investigation of known problem pipes, and evaluation of pipeline critical use. This paper will discuss the first two pipeline field investigations and technologies being considered for future field assessments. The two pipe pipelines investigated are a 16-inch steel mortar lined, mortar coated pipe (MLCP) that was investigated after experiencing a leak… CONTINUE READING