Elk Rapids Street

Project Overview

Challenge: Age of water system, frost concerns

Solution: New water system for the town

Elk Rapids was ready for a new water main – the old cast iron material was about 75 years old – and with 18 miles of water main in the village of Elk Rapids, it was time to get started.
Team Elmer’s was the low bidder on the project to install 3.2 miles – that’s about 20% – of brand new water main, fire hydrants, and water services for commercial and residential properties. It was a big job, requiring excavation, detours, and reconstructing roads. All with careful planning and communication with the owners and public users.


The old water main was 4-inch cast iron, which was causing... Read more

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Project Details

CLIENT
Village of Elk Rapids
LOCATION
Elk Rapids, MI
DESIGN ENGINEER
Time Korson - Gosling-Czubak
CONTRACT
3,391,016

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Home Office:
 

1.800.3ELMERS
231.943.3443
231.943.8975  Fax

P.O. Box 6150
3600 Rennie School Rd.
Traverse City, MI   49685