Kinder-Morgan Energy Pipeline
Kinder-Morgan pipeline company maintains 100’s of miles of gas pipeline. An area near Grenada, MS suffered extreme soil erosion damage so severe that the pipelines were exposed. Trestles LLC, an engineering firm in Nashville, TN was tasked with engineering a plan to correct these erosion and safety issues and provide a long term solution to the problem. Working with Midwest Construction Products field representative Rick Roark, Trestles, LLC came up with a design utilizing gabion basket walls to secure the slopes and provide long term protection. The contractor completing the work was Community Construction, Inc.