By Angus W. Stocking, L.S.
January 12, 2015
After trial projects and letting several projects under emergency contracts, the New York State Department of Transportation (NYSDOT) now appears to view centrifugally cast concrete pipe (CCCP) as a mature and cost-effective solution for large diameter sewer repair.
A recent storm sewer rehabilitation project near Groton, N.Y., is a good example of this. The project was awarded to Arold Construction Co. Inc. via an emergency bid process, and vice president Ryan Arold sees that as something of a vindication. “We were the first in this area to see the potential of the CentriPipe spincasting process, and it’s nice to see the quality of the solution being recognized,” he say