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Synonyms for culvert

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a transverse and totally enclosed drain under a road or railway

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Bates said the first step on the project was construction of a cofferdam to divert water into the adjacent culvert.
Whilst the success and rate of progress of this work is dependent on the culvert remaining 'dry', Dunelm Homes is working in close co-operation with Northumberland Estates in this matter.
Mr Manning said it is hoped that, weather permitting, work to shore up the banks and clear out the remaining 40m of the culvert could be finished within three weeks.
Firefighters from West Yorkshire's Technical Rescue Team, led by Mark Allen, rigged up a tripod to haul the horse from the culvert after it had been sedated.
Site #1 - N NW 05 19 30 W1 - Installation of 2-3000mm culverts 22 m in length Site #2 - E NE 09 18 32 W1 - Installation of 1-3000mm culvert 24 m in length Any enquiries please contact Don Dziendzielowski at 306-975-3632.
Mr Lewis said: "DCC made a commitment to maintain the culvert area in the wake of the floods, regardless of who actually owns the land.
Some of the highlights on the bank were Mark Jones's 18 rainbows to 4lb and a brown to 5lb, which he caught from the jetty and culvert, while Graham Southam caught 17 to 4lb on Dawson's Olive from the wading area of the culvert.
For example, an old metal culvert just off Siuslaw River Road will be replaced by a concrete bridge.
e money, handed out by the Environment Agency, will fund a new culvert through the embankment on the Mousesweet Brook near Woodland Avenue.
In addition to culvert projects, Titanium Contracting also does demolition and deconstruction, including asbestos abatement, landscaping, site remediation and storm water management.
Engineers were uncertain about fitting a precast, reinforced concrete box culvert into the existing canal section, carved into cliffs over 100 years ago.
If a body of water is enclosed in a culvert and, owing either to its inadequacy to cope with the volume of water or to its bad state of repair, the water overflows and damages neighbouring property, liability lies primarily with the owner of the culvert.
He said one culvert is at the Providence and Worcester Railroad, and two more are at Route 12 west of Hall Road.
Latehar, Oct 20 ( ANI ): When the building contractors failed to oblige the extortion demands, a group of Maoists in Jharkhand forced a halt to the construction of a culvert.
If there isn't a culvert under a road where he needs one, he will simply dig a ditch straight across the road.