McKissack performs on a variety of task-orders as DC Water continues to maintain and upgrade its water distribution infrastructure.
As part of the large diameter water main pipe condition assessments, McKissack compiles and conducts drawing reviews, performs hydraulic analysis, conducts water quality analysis, and develops informational reports. The firm assists with construction management and site coordination during water main field assessment operations.
For reservoir and tank inspections, McKissack performs scheduled inspections on specific DC Water reservoirs to assess cracks and joint performance, conduct scheduled site assessments on water tanks and develop reports to capture findings and recommendations to present to DC Water on future improvements. McKissack also provides permit plan reviews, conducting reviews of private project plans for DC Water permit operations department. Permit reviews have included items such as the analysis of the construction for the CSX Railroad Virginia Avenue Tunnel project.