To Rehab or Replace Aging Pipes? (Source: Water World)
By Benjamin McCray and Joseph Wager
Houston, Texas is one of the largest cities in America, and there are no signs the population growth is slowing down any time soon.
The city is now the second-fastest growing metro area in the country, according to the U.S. Census. With an increasing population and other challenges, such as subsidence, the city is hyper-focused on resiliency to ensure its infrastructure is ready and prepared for the future.
To ensure the city can continue to effectively provide vital water resources for Houston’s growing population, the Public Works Department has been taking a comprehensive look at its water infrastructure. City project managers want to know where it can improve and where it can expand.