Sewage and Wastewater Systems
Of Septage Receiving Stations, Several California Locations
Designed or analyzed several septage receiving stations in California. The septage receiving stations generally consisted of concrete slabs sloping down to a screen and an intake into a liquid transport pipe. For the Kalamazoo resume.
City Of Gilroy
Assisted in the design of various upgrades to the City's wastewater treatment facilities.
Clos La Chance Winery, Morgan Hill, CA
Provided the conceptual design for facilities to treat and recycle winery wastewater.
Pinecrest Permittees Association
Conducting a "repair, replace, or abandon" evaluation on the rotating biological contactor (RBC) process at this small treatment plant in the Sierras. When the shaft of the existing RBC unit broke for the second time, the Association requested an evaluation of whether...
Oro Loma Sanitary District
Preliminary engineering report on a belt filter press facility to be constructed in an existing vacuum filter building. Because of the relatively large press capacity and difficulty of accessing the trucks that will haul the pressed cake away, consideration was given...
Modesto Dissolved Air Flotation Preliminary Design
Prepared a preliminary design of a dissolved air flotation facility to remove algae from storage pond water. The facility will allow the plant to discharge to the river in several months during which the algae create an unallowable total suspended solids concentration.
Placer County SMD No. 1
Prepared a preliminary engineering report for the expansion of this wastewater treatment plant. The hydraulics of the plant were investigated and various piping improvements were identified to increase the hydraulic capacity of the plant. A third train of rotating...
Served as District Engineer for a subdivision which has its own small diameter pressure collection system and wastewater treatment and disposal system.
Failure Of A Membrane Wastewater Treatment System, Michigan
Serving as an expert witness in a case where a membrane wastewater treatment system for an industrial application was abandoned by the owner. Issues in the case include whether the proper upstream facilities were provided for the membrane system. - Great Lakes Truck...
Claim Against A Wastewater Treatment Vendor, Monterey County, CA
Provided technical advice and expert witness testimony in a case where the owners of a shopping center refused to pay a company that had furnished equipment for an on-site wastewater treatment system. Determined that many of the officers of the shopping center were...