Westwood / Sunset Trunk Line Repair Update
Saturday, August 2, 2014
LOS ANGELES (August 2, 2oo014)– As of 8:00 am today, crews are nearing completion on the complex repairs of the ruptured trunk line on Sunset Boulevard. At this time, crews have successfully replaced the damaged pipe sections and two new valves and welded the massive new juncture, which was fabricated on site.
Additional updates include:
LADWP continues to coordinate the next phase of operations – backfilling, inspection and street repaving – with the City Bureaus of Engineering, Contract Administration and Street Services.
LADWP staff is providing claim forms and information on site today at Lot 36 on the UCLA campus between 8AM and 7PM. Information about the LADWP claims process, including how to file a claim and questions and answers about the process is also online at www.ladwpnews.com under Hot Topics. Claims forms are also available at www.ladwp.com/claims .
For the latest news, information and photos of the repairs, please visit www.ladwpnews.com or follow us on Twitter: @LADWP.
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