Friday, May 22, 2015

GSR Project Pipeline Construction Ramping-up in Daly City and Colma

The Regional Groundwater Storage and Recovery (GSR) Project will ramp-up pipeline construction activities inside the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s (SFPUC)’s right of way in Daly City and Colma next week.   
 
Serra Bowl Site in Daly City
  • The contractor will begin pipeline installation activities on Tuesday, May 26 which will increase activity at this site.
  • Permitted construction hours are currently Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Expect to see more construction vehicles, pipeline stored at the site and trenches to install the new pipeline. Also there may be some dust and noise associated with construction activities.

Colma Boulevard Site in Colma
  • The contractor will begin pipeline installation activities on Tuesday, May 26 which will increase activity at this site.
  • Permitted construction hours are currently Monday through Sunday from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Expect to see more construction vehicles, pipeline stored at the site and trenches to install the new pipeline. Also there may be some dust and noise associated with construction activities.
 
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Sunday, May 17, 2015

GSR Project Construction Activities Ramp-up this Week

The Regional Groundwater Storage and Recovery (GSR) Project will ramp-up construction activities inside the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s (SFPUC)’s right of way in South San Francisco this week. 
 
Linear Park in South San Francisco
  • The contractor will begin well redevelopment work on Monday, May 18, increasing activity at this site for approximately two weeks. 
  • Permitted construction hours for this work are currently Monday through Sunday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • Expect to see more construction vehicles accessing the site via South Spruce Avenue. Also there may be some dust and noise associated with construction activities.

Hickey Boulevard & Camaritas Avenue in South San Francisco
  • The contractor will begin well redevelopment work on Thursday, May 28, increasing activity at this site for approximately two weeks.
  • Permitted construction hours are currently Monday through Sunday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
  • Expect to see more construction vehicles accessing the site via Camaritas Avenue. There may be some dust and noise associated with construction activities. 
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Tuesday, March 10, 2015

Pipeline Construction South of Whitman Way Begins This Week

This week the PPSU project contractor, Ranger Pipelines, Inc., will start pipeline removal and replace approximately 1,100 feet of aged pipe inside the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s right-of-way south of Whitman Way and north of the San Bruno Chinese Church in San Bruno. 

Permitted construction hours are Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Construction activities at this location are expected to last through summer 2015. During these activities, please keep an eye out for intermittent sidewalk and lane closures along Whitman Way.


Pipeline construction and related activities will occur 
in the outlined areas pictured here.

What is the PPSU Project? 
The PPSU project includes the seismic upgrade of three Hetch Hetchy regional water delivery pipelines located in Northern San Mateo County. This project will ensure the pipelines can continue to deliver water to customers after an emergency.

Questions?
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Friday, February 27, 2015

PPSU Pipeline Construction Begins in Shelter Creek Condominiums Next Week


The region outlined above indicates where construction activities
are occurring inside Shelter Creek Condominiums.


On Monday, March 2 the PPSU project contractor, Ranger Pipelines, Inc., will start pipeline removal and replace approximately 200 feet of aged pipe inside Shelter Creek Condominiums within the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s right-of-way. The contractor will also begin delivering and staging pipe on Monday, March 2.

Permitted construction hours are Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. on an as-needed basis. Construction activities inside Shelter Creek Condominiums are expected to last through summer 2015. The contractor has implemented a noise monitoring plan, vibration monitoring points and sound walls to minimize construction impacts.

During daytime activities, Shelter Creek Lane inside Shelter Creek Condominiums, depicted in the visual above, will be closed to vehicle traffic. All daytime traffic accessing Garage 4 and residents of Buildings 3, 4 and 5 will be rerouted via Whitman Way. Garage 3 residents will not be affected. At nighttime, the contractor will reopen Shelter Creek Lane to traffic.

The PPSU project includes the seismic upgrades of three Hetch Hetchy regional water delivery pipelines located in Northern San Mateo County. This project will ensure the pipelines can continue to deliver water to customers after an emergency.


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Friday, February 20, 2015

PPSU Pipeline Deliveries Begin in San Bruno Next Week!

On Wednesday, February 25, the PPSU project contractor, Ranger Pipelines, Inc., will begin delivering and staging pipeline materials along the SFPUC’s right of way south of Whitman Way in San Bruno. 

Permitted construction hours are currently Monday through Friday from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Construction activities at this location are expected to last through summer 2015. During these activities, please keep an eye out for intermittent sidewalk and lane closures along Whitman Way. 


Pipeline deliveries in San Bruno will be similar to the activity shown above.

The PPSU project includes the seismic upgrades of three Hetch Hetchy regional water delivery pipelines located in Northern San Mateo County. This project will ensure the pipelines can continue to deliver water to customers after an emergency. 


Questions?
For more information, please call the 24-hour answering service at 866-973-1476, or subscribe to this blog.

Monday, February 16, 2015

Harry Tracy Update: Upcoming Full Plant Shutdown

From February 16 through March 1, water treatment operations at the Harry Tracy Water Treatment Plant will shut down so that our Contractor can complete minor construction activities and run tests of new plant facilities. The plant has been under construction since March 2011 for seismic improvements and capacity expansions, including the construction of five new filters and a new 11 million gallon Treated Water Reservoir.

Work hours are expected to continue as usual: Monday to Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. and weekends 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Our San Bruno neighbors may notice trucks along Crystal Springs Road between these hours. Pilot cars will continue to escort all trucks into the plant for safety and to ensure the speed limit is observed.

Our Contractor will also be replacing the fence between the plant and the Millbrae Meadows Swim Club on Helen Drive through approximately March 1. Please see the post below from February 6th for more details.

Please do not hesitate to call us at (866) 973-1476 with any questions about the project or the SFPUC’s Water System Improvement Program. Your feedback is extremely helpful to the project team.


Friday, February 13, 2015

PPSU Project to Suspend Construction on Presidents Day


In observance of Presidents Day, the Peninsula Pipeline Seismic Upgrade (PPSU) project contractor, Ranger Pipelines, Inc. will suspend construction activities on Monday, February 16. PPSU construction is scheduled to begin again on Tuesday, February 17 in Millbrae, San Bruno, Colma and South San Francisco.

The PPSU project is seismically upgrading three Hetch Hetchy regional water delivery pipelines located in Northern San Mateo County. This project will ensure the pipelines can continue to deliver water to customers after an emergency.
For more information or if you have questions, please subscribe to this blog or call (866) 973-1476.