Infiltration chambers: Gallery
Parking lot stormwater detentionThe temporary storage of stormwater to control discharge rates, and allow for sedimentation. system, partially installed. Photo credit: Arbitrarily0
Contractors construct an underground soakawayA pit into which liquids may flow and then percolate slowly into the subsoil.An excavated area lined with geotextile filter cloth and filled with clean granular stone or other void forming material, that receives runoff and allow it to infiltrate into the native soil; can also be referred to as infiltration galleries, French drains, dry wells or soakaway pits. on the runway extension of Taxiway Alpha as shown here Oct. 5, 2012, at RAF Mildenhall, England. Photo credit: Karen Abeyasekere
Infiltration chambers being installed.