Crews replace pipeline equipment
Wednesday, October 19, 2011
Divers working for Missouri American Water on Tuesday installed screens on the new Missouri River water intake pipelines that carry water from the river to Jefferson City’s water treatment plant.
The divers worked from a river barge to lower and install the screens at the end of two 20-inch diameter pipelines about 15 to 25 feet below the water’s surface.
The installation is part of Missouri American’s $11 million intake project designed to ....