Hudson Service Center - Hudson, NY

MAJOR PROJECT TASKS:    

  • Decommissioning of a retention basin for a utility company service station
  • Basin decommissioning was situated adjacent to an active electrical substation
  • Equipment utilized had to conform to maximum height requirements to maintain safe working distance from onsite wires
  • Basin backfill comprised of onsite material and topped with compacted crusher run
  • Approximately 500 feet of draining ditch leading to the basin was backfilled as part of the decommissioning
  • Project work plan & HASP implemented
  • Site restoration measures

MAJOR PROJECT CONTAMINANTS:

  • N/A

SIGNIFICANT PROJECT OBSTACLES:

  • Close proximity to high voltage overhead wires
  • Hurricane Sandy – weather

Location: Hudson, NY 
Owner: International Utility Company 
Engineer: CDM