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Water and Sewer

Pine Hollow Elevated Water Storage Tank

Improving water system reliability and water age.

This project will include the installation of a new 500,000 gallon water storage tank off Leesville Church Road. This installation will improve system reliability and water age in that pressure zone. The existing Springdale Tank will be taken out of service with demolition of the tank scheduled during the project.

 

Project Details

 
Type:
Water and Sewer
Budget:
$2,900,000
Project Lead:
Matt Cotton, PE
Contractors:
Maguire Iron

Contact

 

Matthew Cotton, PE
Senior Project Administrator
Phone: 919-996-3528 
Office Location: 1 Exchange Plaza Suite 620
Raleigh, NC 27601

Lead Department:
Water

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Pre-Approval

This phase is complete.

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Programmed

This phase is complete.

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Planning

This phase is complete.

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Design

 

  • Design stage is complete.
  • Final approval in process.
  • Project is expected to bid to Contractors in May 2019.
  • Bid opening in August 2019. 
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Right of Way Acquisition

Phase details coming soon.

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Water

Construction

Tank is now assembled and painted. Project waiting for electrical checkout to ensure full compliance with project specifications. Construction is complete and the tank will be put into service by Summer 2021.

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Crews prepare to place water tank on completed water tank structure.

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Crews place completed water tank on water tank structure.

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First City of Raleigh water tower to have new City branding 

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Drone picture of City of Raleigh branded water tower. 

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Water

Complete

Construction is complete and the tank will be put into service by Summer 2021

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History

Project was bid to contractors in Spring 2019. Contractor assembled a new elevated tank which will take the place of the existing Springdale Tank once fully completed. The new tank will be called Pine Hollow which is the name of the nearby middle school. Increase tank volume will improve reliability and water pressure. The tank structure was built in Fall 2020. New tank was fully assembled and painted during Winter 2020 - 2021. 

Schedule

Date Activity
Summer 2019 Project Design Complete
Spring 2019 Permitting Complete
N/A Easement Acquisition Complete
Summer 2019 Project Bid Complete
Summer 2020 Project Construction Begins
Winter 2021 Project Construction Complete