North Kerth Avenue Water Main Replacement

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This project includes the installation of approximately 1,300 feet of 8" diameter water main pipe.

Construction is anticipated to begin in Spring 2021.

Project Team

 

Project Owner - Evansville Water & Sewer Utility

Evansville, Indiana

Program Manager - American Structurepoint, Inc.

Evansville, Indiana

Project Designer - Clark Dietz, Inc

Evansville, IN

Construction Manager - American Structurepoint, Inc.

Evansville, Indiana

Contractor- BMB, Inc.

Newburgh, IN

Road Closures

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Boil Advisory Information

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Alerts and Announcements

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Project Update

 

Recent Progress (May 30 to June 5) 

  • BMB installed a 24” tapping sleeve, 8” tapping valve, and performed an 8’ wet tap on the existing 24” water main on St. George at N. Kerth. 

  • BMB performed hydrostatic testing and chlorinated the new 8” C900 PVC water main on N. Kerth between Ellen and Christ, and on Christ between N. Kerth and Fares. 

  • BMB completed the installation of new 8” C900 PVC water main by open cut assembly and directional bore on N. Kerth between Ellen and St. George. 

 
 Anticipated Activities for Upcoming Week (June 6 to June 12) 

  • BMB intends to perform hydrostatic testing and chlorinate the new 8” C900 PVC water main on N. Kerth between St. George and Ellen. 

  • BMB intends to activate the new 8” C900 PVC water main on N. Kerth between Ellen and Christ, and on Christ between N. Kerth and Fares. 

  • BMB intends to begin connecting new ¾”-1” water services on N. Kerth between Ellen and Christ, and on Christ between N. Kerth and Fares. 

Project Schedule

North Kerth Avenue

  • Water Main Installation - Ongoing

  • Water Service Line Installation (individual customer outages) - Late May 2021

  • Water Main Final Connections (water main outages) - Late May 2021

  • Restoration (pavement patching, lawn seeding) - Early June 2021