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PIPE ARCH CULVERT [1 record]

Record 1 2012-04-16

English

Subject field(s)
  • Sewers and Drainage
CONT

Several types of culverts are used including: open bottom/bottomless arch, pipe arch, box, and circular/cylindrical. Box type culverts are generally made from wood or concrete while other types are made from plastic, concrete or, most commonly, corrugated steel.

OBS

Good for low clearance installations. Wide bottom area allows for retention of natural substrates.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Égouts et drainage
CONT

Il existe plusieurs types de ponceaux : ponceaux à arche classique; ponceaux à tuyau arqué; ponceaux à dalot; ponceaux à tuyau rond; etc. Les ponceaux à dalot sont d'ordinaire construits en bois ou en béton, tandis que les autres sont munis de tuyaux de plastique, de béton ou, plus couramment, d'acier ondulé.

OBS

Convient aux installations à faible dégagement. Grande surface intérieure permettant la rétention des substrats naturels.

Spanish

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