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Solving a City’s Water Main Problems
Gloucester, MA, a city split in half by the Annisquam River, has had a notorious history of water main breaks, leaving parts of the city without H20 for an extended period of time. Desperate to solve this long-time problem, the city of Gloucester is working with the prime contractor Aqua Line Utility Contractors and the directional drilling company Directional Technologies to install a 1,200-foot PVC (polyvinyl chloride) water main pipe in hopes of solving their water worries once and for all. While this $2.5 million project initially may have left some tax payers wary, the new water main has already proved to not only be money well spent, but also be the solution to their problems. As the Gloucester Times describes the project: