Water/Wastewater Projects

Updated 6/9/2017 - 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. The professional services agreement with Boswell & Reyes International, LLC, to provide construction materials testing services in the amount of $31,460 was approved by Town Council on February 6. The notice to proceed was issued on February 20.  The application of the final coat is complete. The installation of the town logo on the north side of the tank and the Flower Mound High School logo on the south side of the tank is scheduled to be completed next week; weather permitting. The disinfection of the tank is scheduled for June 12 and to be filled and put on line on June 20.
   
Anticipated completion: July 2017

High Road Waterline Replacement Phase I

The project consists of the replacement of approximately 16,000 linear feet of substandard waterlines along High Road and within the adjacent neighborhoods to the west from Arabian Circle to Lost Creek Drive. The professional services agreement for the design services, with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., in the amount of $296,000 was approved by Town Council on January 17, 2017. Design and surveying are ongoing. 

 
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. The following lift stations will be de-commissioned: Simmons, Morris and Gerault Park. The following lift stations will be upgraded: Sanctuary, Justin, Yucca and Wichita Trail I. Design is ongoing. Consultant is working on 90% complete plans.

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. The installation of the additional pressure release valves is ongoing. The replacement of landscaping and repairs to the irrigation system is ongoing. To date total potential liquid damages of $140K have been charged toward the project due to the delay in completion.
   
Anticipated completion: August 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. Alignment surveying is ongoing. 50% complete plans were received and are being reviewed by staff.
   
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. The notice to proceed was issued on February 10, 2017. A pre-construction conference was held on February 14. Contractor completed various repairs to 60 manholes. Various repairs to the next 100 manholes are ongoing.
  
Anticipated completion: July 2017
 
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. 100% completed plans are completed. A neighborhood meeting with the residents that will be affected by this project was held on April 19, 2017 at the Public Works O&M Building. A total of twenty five residents attended. A bid opening was held on May 11 and no bids were received. The project will need to be re-bid.
      

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.

Upper Timber Creek Interceptor Phase IV

The project consists of the replacement of approximately 4,300 linear feet of existing gravity wastewater main with a combination of 27-inch and 30-inch gravity wastewater main from Blair Drive to the Oak Drive Lift Station. The professional services agreement for design services with Kimley-Horn and Associates, Inc., in the amount of $230,000 was approved by Town Council on January 17, 2017. Design is ongoing. Alignment survey is ongoing.
 
     
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 was October 24. The temporary belt press was delivered on April 23, 2017 and is fully operational. The demolition of the existing belt press is ongoing.

       
Anticipated completion: November 2017