Specifications for Drain Tile


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Title: Specifications for Drain Tile

Author(s): A. Marston

Publication: Journal Proceedings

Volume: 10

Issue: 2

Appears on pages(s): 54-59

Keywords: none

Date: 2/1/1914

At present there are no standard specifications for drain tile, although great numbers of tile drains are constructed every year in the United States alone; and although the value of each of these tile drains is absolutely dependent upon the stability and durability of the drain tile of which it is made, engineers do not possess the information on which to base reasonable specificaitions which will secure good work without unnecessary cost.