In 1929, Marshfield buried 3,100 feet of precast concrete storm sewer. While in the midst of a $3 million street improvement project, city engineers were amazed to find that neither the pipe nor the joints had deteriorated.

"It was a tough call to replace the pipe," says the assistant city engineer. “The condition of the pipe itself was excellent."

Despite the availability of other options, the City of Marshfield never considered anything other than precast concrete pipe for their replacement storm sewer system. Read More