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Digging Risks: Pipelines on Your Property

Sullivan County and neighboring counties are crisscrossed with underground pipelines that carry refined petroleum products. These highly flammable products are pushed through the pipes by high pressures—up to 1,400 psi. A small rupture can cause a huge plume of fine spray which becomes an explosive when mixed with air. Some pipelines may be 50 or more years old., and were originally placed between 36- and 48-inches deep. After years of 

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