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WATER WAIT

WATER WAIT: Plymouth contractor Hill & Lang has finally filled the Mediterranean tank it built as part of a £4 million extension to the city's National Marine Aquarium. The operation took six days as 2.5 million litres was pumped into the 10.5 m-deep tank from a nearby bore hole and Plymouth Sound. A relatively slow rate of flow was used to ensure the concrete and acrylic structure was able to withstand the pressure of the massive volume of water.

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