J-M Manufacturing Aids Emergency Repair of Sewer Force Main in Honolulu
JMM's Large Diameter HDPE Pipe To Be Included In The Beachwalk Wastewater Emergency Bypass Project
Livingston, NJ – June 2, 2006 – J-M Manufacturing Company, Inc. (JMM), the largest producer of plastic pipe in the world, is providing over 6,000 feet of JMM 48” HDPE pipe to aid in the emergency repair of a failed steel sewer force main in Honolulu. The Beachwalk Wastewater Emegency Bypass, a project of the City and County of Honolulu, will be constructed in two phases.
JMM's 48" HDPE pipe will be apart of the first phase in which a special pipeline will be constructed along the bottom of the Ala Wai Canal running to the Ala Moana Wastewater Pump Station, a total of 5,320 feet. At this time, the bypass line will remain for 5-6 years, until construction of the permanent line is complete. Installation of the 48” HDPE pipe should commence within the next two weeks. The emergency project is scheduled for completion by December 31, 2006.
J-M Manufacturing Company, Inc. was formed in 1982 with the acquisition of eight pipe production facilities. Today, the company operates out of 14 manufacturing plants across the United States, with headquarters in Livingston, New Jersey. JMM produces water, sewer, solvent weld, electrical conduit, ABS and polyethylene pipe in diameters ranging from ½’’ to 48” for PVC and ½’’ to 63” in HDPE. JMM is dedicated to developing the plastic pipe market by offering superior products, unparalleled quality, and ensuring that its business makes a positive contribution to the environment, the communities it serves, its customers, and employees.
For more information, please contact:
310.693.8200 ext. 7415