2009 Wildwood Water Utility Specifications
3/4" Resetter - Ford VH33-12
1 Ford C18-34 Bushing
1" Resetter - Ford VH34-12
Meter Box CoverFord A-53 – 15” Lid 20” Tile
Service type200 PSI IPS PE
Corporation stopsFord FB - 100
Curb stopFord BF53-777W
Straight Check ValvesFord HSF-31-777
Curb boxCENTRAL FOUNDRY 143R
Meter boxMIDSTATE 36" X 36"
Meter box coverFord MC-36-MB RML-12 XX Heavy Duty
Service type200 PSI CTS PE
The Wildwood Water Utility realizing that there are times when multiple taps on the water main would create a hardship for the owner/developer; therefore the WWU will permit the installation of a single tap with a multiple meter manifold. The WWU will direct the size of the service and the number of meters per manifold. Upon completion the owner/developer shall provide an “as built” to be placed in the account file as a record of the tap to the Utility Inspector. All material and lengths shall be listed. (SEE Figure
POLYETHYLENE CONNECTION PIPE SHALL BE ULTRA HIGH MOLECULAR WEIGHT 200 PSI, TYPE PE 3306, SDR 7 IRON PIPE SIZE POLYETHYLENE TUBING FOR 1" SERVICES, TYPE PE 3306, SDR 9 TUBING SIZE POLYETHYLENE SERVICE TUBING FOR 2” SERVICES, 200 PSI CTS PE.
Polyethylene pipe shall conform to the requirements of ASTM D-1248-65T, ASTM D-2239-65, USDCCS 255-63 and be approved by the NATIONAL SANITATION FOUNDATION for potable water use. Tube size insert stiffeners shall be used with the plastic pipe.
3.0METHODS OF CONSTRUCTION
Excavation and backfill shall conform to the requirements for Sub-surface Excavation. The contractor shall provide adequate equipment and so operate it as to maintain an essentially dry excavation, stable trench bottoms suitable working conditions and protection from water damage through out and until the completion of the work.
NO EXISTING VALVES OR EQUIPMENT SHALL BE OPERATED, NOR SHALL ANY LINE BE CHARGED UNLESS AN AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE OF THE WWU IS PRESENT. THE ONLY EXCEPTION TO THE RULE IS IN AN EMERGENCY, TO PROTECT PUBLIC SAFETY. THE CONTRACTOR SHALL TAKE SUCH ACTION AS IS IMMEDIATELY REQUIRED TO PROTECT PUBLIC SAFETY, AND NOTIFY THE WWU IMMEDIATELY OF THE INCIDENT.