Municipality Addresses Pressure Problems, Wins Awards

Kingsport distribution crew handles hilly topography and multiple pressure zones while establishing operational excellence.

Municipality Addresses Pressure Problems, Wins Awards

A water meter vault is lifted from a boom truck to be set in place at a new construction site.  

Kingsport is a city of hills and ridges. Nestled in the Appalachian Mountains of eastern Tennessee, it’s also a place where people want to live on the high ground. And that is the challenge for the city’s water distribution system.

“We had one customer who moved here from...

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