McMurray, Pa. (December 7, 2017) – Pennsylvania American Water today announced the completion of a $1 million main line replacement project on Skyline Drive in Dravosburg, Allegheny County, to improve service reliability and enhance fire protection. The new ductile iron pipeline is 2,400 feet and replaced an approximately 60 year old main.
Temporary road restoration will be completed next week if temperatures permit, per PennDot winter weather restrictions. Final paving restoration is scheduled for completion in early spring 2018.
Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the largest investor-owned water utility in the state, providing high-quality and reliable water and/or wastewater services to approximately 2.3 million people. With a history dating back to 1886, American Water is the largest and most geographically diverse U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility company. The company employs more than 6,800 dedicated professionals who provide regulated and market-based drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 15 million people in 47 states and Ontario, Canada. More information can be found by visiting www.amwater.com.