OCID is calling a Board Meeting on June 24th at 5:30PM, at the Town of Orchard City Community Room, to discuss Potential Allocation Changes and anything else that comes before the board. 

The Board has voted to increase the allocation to 40% at this time, please check back for updates and changes to this.

In the mean time you should check out the water ordering form HERE!

 
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January 3, 2024 Agenda

Fruitgrowers Dam Outlet Gate Improvements Project

Meeting #7 Agenda
January 3, 2024
10:00 a.m.

KGCI Project Reference #: 132
Call in Number: 1-888-633-0347 Passcode: 72888364

Attendees

Applegate Group: Craig Ullmann, Steven Morris

OCID: Mitch Thomas, Niles Riese, Jeff Widener

Bureau of Reclamation: Josh Dunham, Matt Bryner, Thomas Hook, Phil Ipson

Delta Conservation District: Suzie Bilberry

KGCI: Kyle Kissner, Jaime Jordan

Agenda

Tasks Previously Completed

  • Parts lists received: 
    • Gate house, shaft & gate chamber layout (270-417-256) 
      • Self retracting lifelines 
    • Shaft deck assembly (270-417-258) 
      • Roof hatch expected _ship 2/16/24_______ 
    • Chamber landing and shaft guide & pipe hangar assemblies (270-417-263) 
    • Sprocket covers and drive assembly (270-417-269) 
    • Valve actuator assembly (270-417-272) 
    • Bolt assemblies (270-417-279)

Work Completed

  • Placement of concrete for building slab on 12/21. 
  • Picked up materials for ventilation system from Bolinger & Queen on 12/20. Placed vent pipe section shaft approxi-mately 10’. 
  • Submitted NetDMR report on 12/28. Dewatering permit terminated. 
  • Picked up primer/paint on 12/20. Dremel cleanup on underside of pipe before primer & paint application. Applied two coats of primer before applying final top coat on 12/29.
  • Due to the amount of material within the pipe and at the inlet/outlet sections of the pipe, opted to wait to exercise valves. KGCI will get with Southwestern Systems to get a quote on removing material from stilling basin next week. 
  • Bryan met with Niles and Jeff concerning cleaning out the pond at Dairy. Submit quote by end of this week.

2 Week Look Ahead: 

  • Order approved Fresno slide gate (awaiting approval for submittal sent 1/2). 
  • Submit December billing today (1/3/24) 
  • Submit updated schedule by the end of this week. 
  • Order actuators (awaiting information from B&Q for Bettis manufacturer). 
  • Spoke with Shelby Bear and Phil Sanchez from DMEA re: installation of power poles. DMEA is going to verify staking hopefully by the end of day to day. Once verified, they will let us know when they anticipate being onsite. 
  • Begin erection of equipment building. 
  • Doughty Steel fab galvanization completed; ready for pickup _1/9/24______. High Country Manufacturing to continue fabrication of machine components.

12/21/23—Double mat of rebar and placement of concrete

Double mat of rebar and placement of concrete

Placement of concrete

12/21/23—Concrete placement w/ light broom finish

12/28/23—Sanding second coat of primer at existing pipe section

Sanding second coat of primer

12/29/23—Placement of final paint coating

Final Paint Coating

Parts list items received.

Parts List

Another Parts List

Even More Parts