Category: Engineering

Water System Ratings

Ratings are assigned in accordance with the Rule R309-400—Water System Rating Criteria (Improvement Priority System). Refer to this rule for a detailed description of how ratings are assigned. There are three possible ratings: Approved Corrective Action (i.e., system deficiencies are in the process of being corrected) Not Approved (i.e., significant deficiencies exist) To determine the …

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Pre-Design Conference: Significant Drinking Water Issues

How much drinking water will your plant use for facility processes and employee consumptive use? Estimate the peak day demand (gpm) and annual total demand (acre-feet). What are the fire suppression requirements for your plant? For example, 2,000 gpm for a 2-hour duration. Will your plant obtain drinking water from an existing municipality? If yes, …

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Consulting Engineers and Groundwater Professionals

Designing Drinking Water Projects Engineering plans and specifications for public drinking water system projects must be prepared by a professional engineer licensed in Utah. Construction Approval Process Plans must be be approved prior to construction. Financial Assistance Programs Sometimes financial support is necessary for a project. Get information on how your client can obtain low-interest …

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Review Criteria for Establishing the Feasibility of Proposed Housing Subdivisions (July 1, 1991)

As a service to developers, planning commissions, local health departments and other local governmental units, the Utah Department of Environmental Quality (hereafter referred to as the Department) will review proposed developments with respect to the feasibility of water supply and wastewater disposal. Requests for these feasibility reviews must be initiated by the local health department …

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Grout Sealing Witness

Per Rule R309-515-6(5)(b) the following individuals are authorized to witness the well sealing (grouting) of a public drinking water well: Engineer or a geologist from the Division of Drinking Water. District Engineer of the Department of Environmental Quality. Authorized representative of the Division of Water Rights. Individual having written authorization from the Division of Drinking …

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Drinking Water Plan Review Program Contacts and Overview

The DDW Plan Review Program is implemented by a team of DDW and DEQ Engineers. To contact us, call (801) 536-4200. Recent Plan Submittals The status of plans submitted for engineering review over the last 12 months can be found in the above lists, live in our WaterLink database. By File Number By Water System …

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