Herman Road Tank Rehabilitation

Update: 9/18/20

Work Completed between 9/11/2020 to 9/18/2020:

  • Installed air monitoring equipment and began monitoring
  • Continued abrasive sandblasting and priming of tank interior

Work Projected for week of 9/21/20

  • Continue abrasive sandblasting and priming of tank interior

Past Updates:

9/11/20

Work Completed between 9/7/2020 and 9/11/2020:

  • Finish replacement of exterior and interior ladders
  • Finish installation of containment area
  • Finish modification of overflow discharge piping
  • Began abrasive blasting of tank interior 

Work Projected for week of 9/14/20:

  • Continue abrasive blasting of tank interior
  • Begin to apply a prime coating to acceptable blasted areas

9/4/20

Work Completed between 8/31/2020 and 9/4/2020:

  • Continue installation of containment area
  • Continue replacement of interior and exterior ladders
  • Continue modifications to overflow discharge piping
  • Preparation for sand blasting of tank interior

Work Projected for week of 9/7/20:

  • Finish replacement of interior and exterior ladders
  • Finish installation of containment area
  • Begin sand blasting of tank interior
  • Begin installation of handrail on the tank roof

9/1/20

Work Completed between 8/24/2020 and 8/28/2020:

  • Completed mobilization of equipment
  • Began installation of containment surrounding tank
  • Completed soil sampling
  • Completed vegetation removal including tree trimming
  • Began replacement of interior and exterior ladders
  • Began modifications to overflow discharge piping
  • Completed installation of vent neck on the tank roof

Work Projected for Week of 8/31/20:

  • Continue installation of containment area
  • Finish replacement of interior and exterior ladders
  • Continue modifications to overflow discharge piping
  • Begin sand blasting of tank interior
  • Begin installation of handrail on the tank roof

8/3/20 

The Authority recently awarded a contract for the rehabilitation and painting of the water tank located on Herman Road.  The contract has been awarded to Nostos SS Contractors LLC of Reston, VA.

The Contractor will be bringing some equipment to the site, along with temporary security fencing, in approximately one week.  Active work is expected to begin within the next two to three weeks and will be ongoing for a period of approximately five months.  Traffic in Herman Road is not anticipated to be impacted as a result of the work.

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