Water/Wastewater Projects

Updated 1/13/2017 - updated information shown in red

Bruton Orand Elevated Water Storage Tank Rehabilitation Project 

The project includes the rehabilitation and repainting of both the inside and outside of the tank. Additional upgrades associated with the operation of the tank are also included. The contract award to Utility Service Company, Inc., in the amount of $1,185,450, was approved by Town Council on December 5, 2016. A pre-construction conference is scheduled for February 2017.

FM 2499 12-inch Waterline Phase III Section 2

The project consists of installation of approximately 4,000 linear feet of a 12” waterline along FM 2499 from Spinks to the southern property line of the Temple Baptist Church. The professional services agreement with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc, in the amount of $73,950, was approved by Town Council on September 8, 2015. Design is ongoing. Staff negotiated with LISD for an easement across their property. Town Council approved the acquisition of the easement June 6, 2016. The award of the contract to Wildstone Construction, LLC, in the amount of $373,385, was approved by Town Council on July 18.  Notice to proceed was issued with an effective start date of August 29.  The pressure testing and chlorination of the line is complete.
 
Anticipated completion: January 2017
  
Lakeside Lift Station and Force Main

This project includes capacity upgrades to the Lakeside lift station and the installation of approximately 4,374 linear feet of 18ʺ force main line. The PSA for design was awarded to Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc in March 2013. The award of the bid to North Texas Contracting, Inc., in the amount of $2,213,379 was approved by Town Council on August 3, 2015. The notice to proceed date was October 5. Staff and the contractor are negotiating a change order to address modifications for the original planned lift station improvements. Work on the lift station improvements. The SCADA upgrades are complete.

Anticipated completion: February 2017
 
Lift Station Decommissioning Phase I

The project includes the evaluation and design of improvements and/or decommissioning of seven lift stations throughout the Town. The project will reduce ongoing maintenance cost and operational cost of unnecessary lift stations by decommissioning them, converting flow to gravity, and improve lift stations that will accept the redirected flow. The professional services agreement for the design phase services for Phase I, with Alan Plummer Associates, Inc., in the amount of $246,000, was approved by Town Council on November 7, 2016. Site surveys and evaluations of seven lift stations are in the process of being scheduled. The consultant is determining current flows and anticipated built-out flow for the lift stations being evaluated.
  
Long Prairie 12” Waterline Project – Section II

This project includes the installation of 12” waterline along the east side of FM 2499 from Spinks Road to Enterprise Drive. The professional services agreement with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., to provide professional engineering services for $82,000.00 was approved by the Town Council on March 2, 2015. The construction award to Saber Development Corporation, in the amount of $499,551, was approved by Town Council on April 4, 2016. Notice to proceed was issued on May 19. The installation of the 12" line is complete. Pressure testing and chlorination of the lines is complete.
 

Anticipated completion: January 2017

  
Oak Drive Lift Station and Force Main – Phase III

The project includes installation of approximately 12,500 linear feet of a 30” forcemain line from the Oak Drive Lift Station to the wastewater treatment plant including the installation of new flow control valves and odor control equipment. The PSA for design was awarded to Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., in the amount of $372,000 by Town Council on February 18, 2013. The first amendment to the PSA was approved by in the amount of $12,000 which included irrigation and landscaping along the alignment of the forcemain in the Garden Ridge medians. Town Council approved the award of the contract to SJ Louis Construction of Texas, LTD, in the amount of $5,442,771.57 on February 16, 2015.  Notice to proceed was issued with the effective date of March 25. Installation of the bio-filters is complete. Upgrades to the wet well are ongoing. The installation of the additional pressure release valves is ongoing. 
 
Anticipated completion: February 2017
 

Pintail Pump Station Capacity Upgrades

The project consists of upgrades to the pump station capacity, upgrades to aging equipment and the addition of standby generation. The professional services agreement with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., to provide professional engineering services associated with the upgrades in the amount of $222,500 was approved by Town Council on July 20, 2015. The construction contract to Felix Construction Company, Corp., in the amount of $1,009,380, was approved by Town Council on March 21, 2016. The professional services agreement with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., to provide contract construction administrative phase services, in the amount of $67,500, was approved by Town Council on April 4.

Notice to proceed was issued with an effective date of May 2. The pump station was taken off line on October 17 and will remain off line until January 2017. The contractor was notified by the pump and motor manufacturer that there will be a month delay in the manufacture and delivery of the motor to their shop. This will delay the completion of the project until March. Upgrades to the electrical and pump/motor controls are ongoing. Upgrades to the piping, fittings and valves are ongoing. 

Anticipated completion: March 2017

Rippy Road 12-inch Waterline Improvements (Waketon Road to Speyside Drive)

The project consists of the installation of approximately 3,700 feet of 12-inch waterline. The professional services agreement with Urban Engineers Group, Inc., to provide professional engineering services, for an amount not to exceed $78,300 was approved by Town Council on November 21, 2016. Design is ongoing. 
  
Sanitary Sewer Manhole Rehabilitation project 2016

The project consists of various levels of repairs to 229 manholes.  Bid opening was held on July 19, 2016 and only one bid received. The bid was more than twice the estimate. The contract is being awarded utilizing a Buy Board Participant. The award of the contract to  Fuguay, Inc., a Buy Board Participant, in the amount of $483,644 was approved by Town Council on December 19.
 
Shady Point Acres Waterline Replacement

The project consists of the replacement of approximately 5,000 feet of substandard 8” waterlines in the Shady Point Acres Subdivision. The replacement is driven by line conditions, water quality issues and lack of fire hydrants. The professional services agreement for the design phase with Wade Trim, Inc., in the amount of $128,629, was approved by Town Council on May 2, 2016. 95% complete plans are complete and being reviewed by Staff.
 

Upper Timber Creek Interceptor Phase III 

The project includes the replacement and realignment of approximately 3,000 linear feet of 27 inch wastewater main from FM 1171 to Hidden Forest Drive. The professional services agreement for the design phase services with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., for $134,500, was approved by Town Council on April 18, 2016. Alignment was approved taking in to consideration the new park amenities, large trees and existing property and easements.  The consultant is preparing an exhibit showing all easement locations that will need to be acquired for the project. Design is ongoing. Consultant is working on 60% complete plans. 

  
Wastewater Clarifier No.2 rehabilitation


This project includes the complete replacement of all structural and mechanical components of the final clarifier No. 2. The award of the purchase of materials and services to Brown and Root Industrial Services, LLC, in the amount of $308,498, was approved by Town Council on October 17, 2016. Project is complete and the clarifier is fully operational.
  

Wastewater Treatment Plant Rehabilitation Phase VI – Plant Biosolids Facilities Upgrades. 


This project is for upgrades to the WWTP Biosolids facilities. The professional services agreement (PSA) with Alan Plummer Associates, Inc., to provide engineering services in preparing detailed plans and specifications relating to the project in the amount of $315,108.00 was approved by Town Council on July 20, 2015. Town Council approved the $3,837,000 contract, with Red River Construction Co., on September 6, 2016. The effective start date is October 24. Contractor is scheduled to begin construction late January.


Anticipated completion: November 2017