Issue 26 and Volume 39.

IMPROVEMENTS AT BISBEE. Superintendent A. W. Martin, of the Bisbee-Naco Water company, of Bisbee, Ariz, writes that the company is about to enlarge its plant and extend its pipe-lines. It will put in four miles of ten-inch pipe. Part of this pipe will have a working pressure of 450 pounds and not less than 250 pounds. The company is also about to put in vertical, centrifugal pumps in its well, which is 160 feet deep. These pumps w’ill have a total head of 200 feet and a capacity of from 500 to 700 G 1’. M. The company has just purchased a Diesel engine, which will drive the centrifugal pumps All the services are being put on a meter as rapidly as possible,

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