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Ostwalt Amity Area Water System Expansion
October 22, 2020
Construction of this project is slated to begin November 2020. The entire project has a completion date of 365 days. WithersRavenel of Greensboro, NC is the project engineer and will oversee the entire construction process. Jordan Grant & Associates of Statesville, NC will be the local project representative and will conduct daily inspections for the project.
Three contracts were awarded on September 22, 2020. The water main contract was awarded to Classic City Mechanical, Inc of Winterville, GA. The elevated tank contract was awarded to Caldwell Tank, Inc of Louisville, KY. The well pump stations contract was awarded to Gilbert Engineering, Inc of Statesville, NC.
In total, Iredell Water’s investment of this project into the county will be just over $5.9 million dollars. Iredell Water Corporation’s funding for the project will be a mix of current funds, a direct loan from USDA Rural Development, and a loan through CoBank of Colorado, which USDA-RD will also guarantee. Iredell County Commissioner’s also agreed to partner in the project by supplying funds to provide for the installation of hydrants to aid with fire protection in the area.
This project will extend public water lines to areas east of Troutman currently unserved by public water. These areas include the following:
- 2,380 LF of 8-inch water line from the end of the existing waster line on Bethesda Road to Ostwalt Amity Road
- 15,815 LF of 12-inch water line along Ostwalt Amity Road from Overcash Road to Shinnville Road
- 5,115 LF of 8-inch water line along Overcash Road from Ostwalt Amity Road to Weathers Creek Road.
- 16,690 LF of 8-inch water line along Weathers Creek Road from Ostwalt Amity Road to Shinnville Road.
- 13,370 LF of 8-inch water line along Brawley Road from Ostwalt Amity Road to Shinnville Road.
- 17,970 LF of 8-inch water line along Shinnville Road from Ostwalt Amity Road to Weathers Creek Road.
- 2- well sites
- 1-elevated water storage tank
Cool Spring Elementary-Cool Spring Rd Water main Project-Completed December 2015
September 08, 2015
We are pleased to announce that Country Boy Landscaping, Inc. located in Statesville, NC, was awarded the contract to extend a water main on Cool Spring Rd. and Mocksville Hwy. in Statesville, NC. The project will begin on Mocksville Hwy at Cool Spring Elementary School and then down Cool Spring Rd and end on the north side of I-40, near the Hawks Rd. intersection. The project will include approximately 9,410 linear foot of 8" water main, including an interstate bore and aerial creek crossing. This will create a new loop in our distribution system and improve flows for the new addition of Cool Spring Elementary School. Construction was slated to begin on July 14th, 2015 and should be completed by November 27th, 2015. Please be cautious and watch for construction workers and equipment if traveling in the area during this time.
Olin Loop Project- COMPLETED January 2015
September 09, 2014
We are pleased to announce that Gilbert Engineering Company, located in Statesville, NC, was awarded the contract to extend a watermain on Olin Lp. in Olin ,NC, from the east side of I-77, near Sloans Mill Rd, out to Jennings Rd. The project will include 7,200+ linear foot of 6" watermain and will create a new loop in our distribution system. This project will improve water flows between the northern Olin Lp /Jennings Rd intersection and the Tomlin Mill Rd /Jennings Rd intersection and North Iredell High School area. Construction began on November 3rd, 2014 and should be completed by January 31, 2015.