Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 34F. Winds light

Some clouds this evening will give way to mainly clear skies overnight. Low 34F. Winds light and variable. Deep sea diver Fred Johnson suited up for his descent into the 1,200-foot deep Free Silver shaft to repair the “wind-jammer” pump. In his hands are his “life line” and air hose. Note the 97-lb. lead belt and 40-lbs. of iron sandals he’s wearing. Fellow diver George Peterson, left, acts as his topman. 1910. From left to right in this 1900 photo, the tall building over the Free Silver shaft, the Mollie Gibson Mine with smoke stacks and the Smuggler Mine. The Mollie, the Smuggler, and others partnered to chase the high-grade Della vein down 12 levels. They dealt with flooding problems and imported deep sea divers to repair a faulty pump 1,200 feet below.  David Hyman, Smuggler Mine owner and chief financier of the Free Silver shaft dewatering project, with his grandson Alfred Friedlander Jr., circa 1900-1910.  Mollie Gibson owner Henry “The Colonel” Gillespie, who displayed pure silver nuggets in his Aspen office and publicized his nearly-pure silver shipments by accompanying them on the Denver train to inflate the Mollie’s publicly traded stock. Circa 1889-1893.  A portion o...

Water Wastewater Pipe Market : Segmentation, Industry trends and Developments 2025

An opportunity analysis of the global water and wastewater pipes market reveals several interesting insights. Firstly, increasing infrastructure development in North America has led to potential growth opportunities in the pressure and drainage pipes market owing to aging infrastructure and increasing replacement of existing pipes. Further, rising demand for water management and water withdrawals for surface and ground water may also impact the growth of the pressure and drainage pipes market. Also, laying of new pipelines along the North America border crossing points of electricity and oil and natural gas pipelines will further fuel the growth of the pressure and drainage pipes market in the region. Insights like these along with other useful information on the global water and wastewater pipes market can be found in a newly published report by Persistence Market Research titled “Water and Wastewater Pipes Market: Global Industry Analysis (2012 – 2016) and Forecast (2017 – 2025).” According to Persistence Market Research analysis, the global water and wastewater pipes market is estimated to be valued at US$ 24,381.2 Mn in 2017 and this is anticipated to increase to US$ 39,997....