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One third mile PL project covering

 3  construction sites:

 

               Table of Contents

 

                     VRU Vacuum Pump  - 2020

                     Pipeline Project - 2017 

                     Tank Construction - 2006

                     Tank Rebuild - 2004

                     Truck Rack - 2002

                     High Tech

                     Legacy Assets

 

  Week 1 - PREP WORK

All images

captured with

 iPhone 7

 

PARKING LOT:  Steel pipe layout in prep for HDD "pull".

 

   
 

 

   

22" O.D. HDPE casing prior to startup of project. 

   
 

 

PARKING LOT:  Carefully removing dirt around underground pipes.

 

 Week 2 - TRENCHING PIPELINE FROM CONTAINER YARD

 

 

 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Aerial from drone.

   

 

 

 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Trenching operation.

   

 

 

 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Trenching  to above ground manifold.

   
 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Ready to install pipe. 

   
 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Laying out pipe in trench to manifold.

 

  Week 3 - MANIFOLD WORK

 

 

 

 

 

ABOVE GROUND MANIFOLD:  Pouring concrete to support valves & piping.

   
 

 

ABOVE GROUND MANIFOLD:  Pipeline work under street.

 

  Week 4 - HDD IN PARKING LOT

 

 

PARKING LOT:  Drone view pulling pipeline thru casing.

   

 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Ditch Witch drilling bore hole.

   
 

 

PARKING LOT:  Fusing HDPE Pipe.

   
 

 

PARKING LOT:  Reaming: 12", 20" 33" after successful initial boring.

   
 

 

PARKING LOT:  HDPE Pipe lined up for "pull".

   
 

 

PARKING LOT:  HDPE pipe final adjustments.

   
 

Dakota Access Pipeline.  (File Photo - For comparison purposes only.)

   

 

Compare the terrain, the obstacles, the congestion, the potential

danger to health and environment.  Compared to the pipeline

illustrated, the Dakota Access is a piece-of-cake. 

   
 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Ditch Witch pulls 22" HDPE casing thru bore hole.

 

  Week 5

 

 

PARKING LOT:  Getting ready to pig the casing.

   
 

 

PARKING LOT:  Connecting to Underground Vault.

   
 

 

CONTAINER YARD: PL ready to be slurried.

   
 

 

ABOVE GROUND MANIFOLD:  Instrumentation pad ready to be poured.

   
 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Pouring slurry in trench.

 

   Week 6 & 7

 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Tying in bore PL to PL to manifold.

   
 

 

CONTAINER YARD:  Ready for slurry.

   
 

 

PARKING LOT:  No shortage of pipes to avoid.

 

   Week 8

 

 

PARKING LOT:  Boot & PL routed thru pipes.

   
 

 

PARKING LOT:  Casing for future rail spur.

   
 

 

ABOVE GROUND MANIFOLD:  manifold placement on pad.

   
 

 

ABOVE GROUND MANIFOLD:  Cutting into 20" pipeline.

   
 

 

ABOVE GROUND MANIFOLD:  Shoring & Prep.

   
 

 

ABOVE GROUND MANIFOLD:  Lining up east leg.

   
 

 

ABOVE GROUND MANIFOLD:  Connecting Pipelines.

 

   Final

 

 

ABOVE GROUND MANIFOLD:  Sand blasted and coated.

 

07/18/17