Sanitary Sewer Evaluation Study

Location: Bettendorf, Iowa   Client: City of Bettendorf, Iowa
Services: Hydraulic Strategy Development, Smoke Testing   Expertise: Water Resources

Project Overview

The City of Bettendorf hired McClure to evaluate the City’s sanitary sewer system to prepare for the expansion of the northeast part of the City. A new sports complex (Bettplex) breaking ground with future plans of building hotels and a school to fill the I-80/Middle Road corridor. The purpose of this project is to investigate the City’s sanitary collection system to provide the City’s Public Works and Economic Development Department a planning document which can be used to develop a hydraulic strategy for new development/businesses interested in settling in Bettendorf.

Project Highlights

Part 1: Sanitary Collection System Capacity Analysis
• Review of past data & reports
• Determine collection system hydraulic capacity
• Submit Technical Memorandum
Part 2: Field Investigation and Flow Monitoring
• Flow and rainfall monitoring
• Data analysis and comparison
• Develop hydraulic strategy
Final Deliverable:
• Identification of specific sanitary sewer improvement projects which will increase hydraulic capacity and eliminate system deficiencies. Included will be; detailed alignment and profile, opinion of probable cost, project financing and implementation plan.

Project Manager

Luke Hugghins