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Eastern Service Area

Water Treatment Plant

The scope of work includes final design, preparation of construction plans, permitting and construction management for a new 4.00 mgd water treatment plant with an ultimate capacity of 7.00 mgd. In addition, the project includes design, permitting and construction management services for approximately 3 miles of 16″ capital water line to serve the areas surrounding the facility. All subconsultants work directly for Booth, Ern, Straughan & Hiott, Inc. The plant design consisted of the following major components: design and construction of two, 16″ Floridan Aquifer wells, two 2,000 gpm potable water well pumps, a 1,000,000 gallon ground storage tank with cascade tray aerator, three VFD controlled high service pumps with a capacity of 2,000 gpm each, electrical and controls, 700 kW diesel powered emergency generator and transfer switch, liquid pre- and post-chlorination facilities, iron sequestration feed system, a high service pump building equipped with photovoltaic solar cells, and a SCADA system.

Construction Cost: $4,500,000.00 (plant)
(estimated) $600,000.00 (wells)

Completion Date: Currently Underway

Client Contact: Paul Lahr
City Engineer
City of Mount Dora
Client Phone Number: (352) 735-7156


PROJECT TEAM

BESH
Robert A. Ern, Jr. P.E. – Engineer of Record
Mike Straughan, P.S.M.
Troy E. Mitchell, P.E.
Christopher B. Williams

BAILEY ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS, INC.
Electrical Design Subconsultant

ANDREYEV ENGINEERING, INC.
Geotechnical / Hydrogeologic Subconsultant

BLAISE, FIEBACH & ASSOCIATES, P.A.
Architectural Subconsultant