20' x 55' Bypass Chamber - Upper Braes

Project Location
Houston, TX
Construction cost
Unknown
Construction Start/End
10/2013 - 05/2014

Details

When was it constructed and how long has it been in service:
Constructed in October 2013
Dimensions:

Diameter of line, sewer pipe material (RCP, MCIP, brick, etc.), length of rehab portion:New Construction of a by-pass chamber was constructed to give a lift station mean of bypassing.  Danby was installed to provide a corrosion resistance to the by-pass chamber.  The chamber is 20’ x 55’ deep, was installed in 10’ sections.

Depth of pipe:
55'
Depth of ground water:
N/A
Health and safety:
None
Has any re-inspection been performed? What was the condition of the pipe?
Yes, in 2016, the chamber was 3 Years old. Chamber was found to be in great shape and is being used for other projects that require the lift station to be by-passed.

Methodology

Rehab method used:

Flat Panels were installed in 10’ sections.

Cleaning method used (if required) and who cleaned the line:
N/A – New construction
Method of flow bypass or diversion, if used:
The WWTP was bypassed, installed well points as necessary

Hurdles

Problems encountered during construction:
None
Problems encountered after construction:
None