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Nov 26

Landfill Update for November 26, 2021.

Posted on November 26, 2021 at 6:46 PM by Joey Lamie

Work completed on Tuesday, November 23, included hooking up new header piping to the sump on the south end of the landfill, installation of wellheads on four wells (GW56, GW59, GW61 & GW 63) and setting the wellheads at 10% open to relieve gas pressure, and replacement of piping to wells GW46 and GW47 after filling was completed (was moved previously to allow the filling).  These wells were reconnected to the system as per the previous set up. 

Nov 23

Landfill Update for November 23, 2021.

Posted on November 23, 2021 at 9:46 AM by Joey Lamie

Work completed on Monday, November 22, included completion of air testing on the header line, moving the new in-place piping around wells GW46 and GW47 to allow landfill staff to fill in in the area.  Re-connected GW47 (per operations), installed new wellhead and opened wellhead just enough to release pressure on the wellhead.  Cleaned flame arrestor on the flare and continued building components in the shop for the connection system.

Nov 22

Landfill Update for November 22, 2021.

Posted on November 22, 2021 at 9:05 AM by Joey Lamie

Work completed on Friday, November 19, included installation of 468 LF of 8” header pipe, 260 LF of 6” header pipe, two 4” valves, and two 8” valves.  Also raised existing gas well GW56 10 vertical feet.  Work completed on Saturday, November 20, included completion of the 8” and 6” header pipe installation and conducting an air test on the header line.  Also measured depths and water levels in remaining new wells, located on the southern portion of the landfill.