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  • Prestonsburg, KY — Large Diameter Reline Prevents Flooding

    Levee Pipe Relined with Large Diameter HDPE Pipe to Prevent Flooding The Problem The city of Prestonsburg, Kentucky is the owner and sponsor of a levee located near Pikeville, Kentucky. The United States Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) branch in Huntington, West Virginia, who evaluates the condition of levees in the area, determined that a pipe running through the Prestonsburg levee was damaged and needed to be repaired. The poor condition of the 96-inch corrugated metal pipe (CMP) included several... View Article