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October 30, 2018; In’s and Outs of Getting a New Water Plant
October 30, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 12:30 pm
This workshop will be held at Remington’s NEW Water Plant and will provide a panel discussion overview of planning, financing, designing, and building a new water plant. Topics covered will include:
System Overview and Daily Operations
Finding Water Sources: Test wells, Conductivity/Resistivity Test, Televising, etc.
Need for a New Plant and How To Make It Happen: Water Quality Issues, Putting Together A Design Team, Communications, Due Diligence, Site Visits To Other Plants
Funding / SRF: Preliminary Engineering Report, Application and Requirements, Timing, Other Available Funding Sources
Design and Construction: Capacity, Proper Sizing, VFDs, Televising Wells, Chlorine Scrubbers, Fire Shutters, Check Valves and Detention Tank for Backwash of Filters, Vents and Screens, Tank Chains, Green Initiatives, etc.
Demystifying SCADA: Do What’s Best For You! (dual tanks, screen colors, fonts, etc.), Communications Within Your System (plant, wells, towers, etc.), Running the system utilizing only pressure if needed, Power
Plant Start-Up Details and Tour