Watermain ReplacementElk Rapids, MichiganMap View
Gosling Czubak has long served the Village of Elk Rapids’ municipal water and sewer systems. In 2016, planning began to provide professional services on several water system capital improvements projects, including an Iron Filtration Plant and watermain replacement throughout the Village, to improve water quality, increase flow and replace undersized and antiquated main.
Gosling Czubak completed topographic survey, geotechnical engineering via soil borings for the stretches of streets to be effected. The engineering scope of work included hydraulic analysis, watermain replacement design, technical specifications, contract documents, permitting, and engineers cost estimate for the approximately 17,500 lf of main to be replaced. Additional work included replacement of the oldest water hydrants. Gosling Czubak is currently providing materials testing and construction observation. Construction is underway, including main replacement, street paving, and new ADA compliant sidewalks, and scheduled to be complete in the fall.