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I have an open trench but I found sewer,water and gas lines

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I have an open trench but I found sewer,water and gas lines in the same trench. what the distance I have to keep? (Residential 4 units)
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Electrical
Expert:  Mike G. replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I'm Mike G and I'll be glad to assist you. A separation of minimum 6 inches to gas. No minum on water and sewage. They should be much lower in the trench to begin with. Usually around 4 ft.

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