FASTFLOW – Water Trunk Main Cleaning System Research and Development

PROJECT DESCRIPTION

As part of Utility services provider Fastflow’s extended contract worth £40m with Northumbrian Water for another three years framework in which they will maintain circa 450 square miles of Northumbri- an Water’s network.

The company needed to find a way of improving on existing surveying, cleaning and Chlorination of Water trunk mains to reduce the disruption to local network, environment and the public.

Currently, sink holes need to be dropped every 250metres, but this was desired to be increased to 1000metres.

WORKS UNDERTAKEN

  • Provision of feasibility study, for issue to review panel prior to production of Concept Designs Provision of Detailed Construction designs for the build or a working prototype model.
  • Assist in prototype trials and bring system to full service delivery.

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PROJECT DETAILS

Client: FASTFLOW
Location: Newcastle, UK
Overview: Provide concept to detailed build Design of a New Trunk Main Survey, cleaning and Chlorination system.
Value: £50,000