HDPE Pipe Plays Major Role In City’s Sewer Expansion

By Jeff Griffin, Senior Editor | September 2008 Vol. 63 No. 9

The city of Garland is a regional provider of sewer services for the cities of Garland, Sachse, Rowlett, Sunnyvale and small sections of Richardson and Dallas. The service area is 68,450 acres with an estimated population of 338,000 and 113,000 connections. The expansion to the interceptor and force mains will handle system requirements to developed area build out, said Erickson.

HDPE supplier/fusion: Gajeske Inc., (713) 688-2728, www.gajeske.com
HDPE pipe manufacturer: Performance Pipe, (800) 527-0662, www.performancepipe.com
Fusion equipment: McElroy Manufacturing, (918) 836-8611, www.mcelroy.com
Hobas pipe: Hobas Pipe USA, (800) 856-7473, www.hobaspipe.com
Contractor: Oscar Renda Contracting, (817) 491-2703, www.oscarrendacontracing.co
Excavation equipment: Caterpillar, (309) 675-1000, inquiries to catrequests@cat.com