Hydraulic Engineering and Design:
Pump Station Design for Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority. Sci-Tek provided design of a filter backwash recycle pump station for the Pittsburgh Water and Sewer Authority (PWSA) utilizing the Hydraulic Institute’s confined wet well design criteria. Sci-Tek evaluated and designed process and mechanical elements for the planned filter backwash/water recycle pump station and force main at the treatment plant. The scope of work involved the design of components of the recycle pumping system, preparation of a Basis of Design Memorandum, construction drawings and construction specifications. Additionally environmental consulting was provided including site inspections, water quality sampling, and development of remedial plans for lead, asbestos, and mold abatement.