2 – 48 inch Blowdown Discharge Pipelines – Brayton Point Power Station, Somerset, MA

Photo 1Client: Kiewit Infrastructure
Closed Loop Project
Brayton Point Power Plant
Somerset, MA
Completion Date: 2012
Total Project Value: NA

Relevant Project Features:

  • Prepared Plans and Specifications for launching and ballasting two (2) 48” blowdown discharge lines

RT Group, Inc. (RTG) was retained by Kiewit Infrastrucure to design the concrete ballast blocks for (2) 48-inch-diameter HDPE pipelines for a discharge line for the Blowdown Structure.Photo 2

The ballast blocks were designed for a corrosive environment and the pipeline was designed using a float-in and sink method. This project included designing a launch rail system and skidway for the assembly of approximately 200 feet of pipeline at a time