Accelerated Main Replacement Program

Found In / Posted On / 07.3.2013
peoples energy
Client: Peoples Energy
Project Description: Cast Iron & Bare Steel Main Replacement
Project Title: Accelerated Main Replacement Program
Location: Chicago, Illinois
 
USAMulti-year contract to provide detailed design for replacement of approximately 100 miles of cast iron and bare steel distribution main annually. Main Replacement program slated to run through 2030.EN Engineering provides roughly 66% of client’s MR engineering services.

MR Project involves from 2 inch to 18 inch Plastic Main as replacement for CI & BS.

ENE was able to provide very accelerated MR design program for roughly 40 miles of main replacement within five (5) weeks due to experience and size of our team.

ENE executes design and provides all drawings through permitting process.  Additionally, we are responsible for Traffic Control Plans for main streets (arterial).

EN is extremely experienced with city, state, and rail entities in region and we are able to greatly facilitate permit application and execution.

Furthermore, ENE works very closely with entities to coordinate public improvement projects with City of Chicago to minimize impact on public and surrounding infrastructure.  This significantly benefits client by providing an efficient construction schedule avoiding unnecessary construction costs. GMPR-1