Lateral Management: Reach Further into Your Sewers
Meeting Regulations Through Reduction of I&I of Collection Systems
Wednesday, April 18
11:10 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Meeting Room 315, Sacramento Convention Center
CWEA: 1 Contact Hour
Practice Area: Professional Challenge Area: Collection Systems
Having to meet continued reductions in discharge limits, the district focused on reductions of I&I. In order to assess the different options available, the District initiated a pilot system. Once the program was completed,the district implemented a plan to obtain I&I reduction through rehabilitation of the collection system.
- By using flow monitors, one can obtain important data to target specific areas to reduce I&I.
- How the collections department gathering information has a direct impact on a project.
- Understand the need to continue repairing the collection system, even in dry years.
Level: Intermediate; working knowledge of subject matter / journeyman level staff
Phoenix Civil Engineering