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Plant Yates Cooling Water Project

Southern Company, Plant Yates

Newnan, Georgia

Cooling Tower Water Supply System (Early EPA CWA 316(b) project)

Scope of Work: 

This project contract included complete site development and the installation of the “first of its kind” closed-loop water supply and storage system for the cooling towers.  The 50 acre site required extensive undercutting and stabilization within the Chattahoochee River flood plain. Installation included approximately 5,000 linear feet of pre-stressed, cylinder-lined concrete pressure pipe 96” to 108” in diameter.