Underground Water Waste Control in New York

Issue 22 and Volume 67.

Underground Water Waste Control in New York Two Papers Dealing with the Subject by Engineers on the Staff of the Department of Water Supply—Difficulties Aggravated by Subsurface Congestion of Pipes and Conduits. First Paper Assistant Engineer THE following papers, both read before the New York section of the American Water Works Association at its last meeting, treat of the same subject in a practical way and complement each other in the account of the work done in the location and repair of leaks by the New York department and the methods pursued in the work. They should prove of interest to water works men in other cities. Under the subject of water waste control, I will endeavor to tell you, in a practical way, of a few interesting leaks which I have been called upon to locate, and of the method by which their location was accomplished. With the Water…

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