Project And Project Team
|Client contract number||Contract Number: 26Q 2010/11|
|Project name:||Goodwood Pressure Management Project|
|Project description:||Design, construction and commissioning of advanced pressure management solution for Goodwood.
The Project involved the construction of 3 PRV installations.
|Client / Local authority:||City of Cape Town|
|Main Contractor||Brink and Heath Civils (Pty) Ltd|
|Technical design (Sub-Consultants to
|Mechanical and Civil Works: UFP Consulting
Structural Works: De Villiers Sheard
Previous to the pressure management of Goodwood the areas experienced pressures in excess of 9 bars and were not discrete zones. A comprehensive feasibility study was undertaken prior to the tender. The water supply system experienced high levels of leakage due to high pressures, frequent burst pipes and aging water infrastructure. In this regard, the City of Cape Town requested tenders for the design, construction and commissioning of a sustainable pressure management solution for Goodwood.
The pressure management solution involved the construction pressure management installations on the three feeds to Goodwood. All other supplies to these areas were shut in the course of the project. (now Divisional Valves or DVs).
|Pipe length (m)||
The contract involved the construction of pressure management installations at the following locations:
- Frans Conraide and Joe Simon Roads
- Jameson Road and Cambridge Street
- Boundary Road near the bend in the road
Supply Main and PRV Details
|Zone||PRV Location||Supply Main||PRV Size|
|Nominal||Material||OD||Tee (inlet)||Tee (outlet)||PRV supply||Current||Future|