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Davis Water Treatment Plant – Treated Water Discharge System Improvements – New MSPS – Austin, Texas

Owner: City of Austin | Chris Wolter | Austin Water Utility
Contact Person: AECOM | Ioan Chilarescu
Date Completed: Design Done 2015 | Under Construction 2019 (est.)
Construction Cost: $43,000,000 (est.)
Project Description:

Jose I. Guerra, Inc. provided the design phase to construction phase services to the Medium Service Pump Station of Davis Water Treatment Plant Treated Water Discharge System. The overall construction cost is $43 million for a water treatment capacity of 60 MGD (expandable to 120 MDG). The structure is an underground wet well approximately 155ft long x 80ft wide x 24ft deep into the ground. The pump station also includes a 2-story superstructure above the wet well that houses the electrical room and mechanical room. Our firm utilized our knowledge of the existing Davis Water Treatment Plant and provided valuable coordination advice to the design team. Design started in 2011 and construction is anticipated to be completed in 2019. Our team’s role in the construction phase has been instrumental in the timely resolution of various construction issues.


Services Provided:

Provided complete structural engineering design services including preparation of all structural contract documents, and construction administration services.


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