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Regional Intertie Project

Last updated June 13, 2012

The Regional Intertie Project is COMPLETE!

***Press Release***

The new lake intake and water treatment plant is fully functional, and is serving ALL of the Lime Saddle District via the new mainline on Pentz Road.
Del Oro would like to thank our customer's for their support and patience throughout this project.

LAKE INTAKE:

Complete
  • Installation of two 20-inch diameter steel intake pipes with a common intake screen.
  • Installation of two 125 horsepower submersible pumps each capable of pumping 625 gallons per minute
  • Installation of all electrical switchgear, conduits, and SCADA
  • Installation of all station piping
  • Installation of all concrete slabs and fencing
WATER TREATMENT
PLANT SITE:


Complete
  • Installation of additional filter train, piping and valving capable of treating (in conjunction with the existing filters) up to 500 gallons per minute
  • Installation of two 200 horsepower booster pumps, each capable of pumping 1,500 gallons per minute, and station piping to transfer treated water to the Mid-Zone tank
  • Installation of a building to house the booster pump equipment
  • Expansion of the backwash holding pond
  • Modification of the reclaim system
  • Installation of electrical switchgear, conduits, and SCADA
  • Installation of underground piping and electrical conduits
  • Installation of back-up power system
PIPELINE:
Complete
  • Approximately 13,500 linear feet of 16-inch and 12-inch (100 linear feet) with all valves and tees
  • Pipeline will connect the Water Treatment Plant and Mid-Zone Tank & Booster
MID-ZONE BOOSTER
SYSTEM:


Complete
  • Installation of one 350,000 gallon steel storage tank with concrete ringwall
  • Installation of two 100 horsepower booster pumps, each capable of 600 gpm
  • Underground piping from the distribution system to the storage tank
  • Installation of all station piping to connect the booster pumps to the distribution piping
  • Installation of electrical switchgear, conduits, conductors, and SCADA
  • Site Improvements
UPPER-ZONE BOOSTER
SYSTEM:

Complete
  • Installation of all underground piping and station piping
  • Installation of two 75 horsepower booster pumps, each capable of 1,500 gpm
  • Installation of all electrical switchgear, conduits, and SCADA system
  • Relocation of existing 10,000 gallon hydropneumatic tank along with concrete foundation.
SYSTEM SCADA
PROJECT:

Complete
  • Installation of radio and internet communication links between the facilities, DOWC service center, and the DOWC corporate office
  • Installation of monitoring software

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