EMCOR Group Subsidiary to Help Expand Downtown Miami Sewer System
Poole & Kent will construct a pump station & a generator building
EMCOR Group Inc. announced that its subsidiary, Poole & Kent Company of Florida, has been awarded a contract by Miami Dade County for construction of Master Pump Station No. 3, which will help expand sewer system capacity in the Brickell area of Downtown Miami, Florida.
Poole & Kent will be responsible for all aspects of construction related to Miami Dade County’s Master Pump Station No. 3, which is a pumping facility that will help expand Downtown Miami’s sewer capacity. The scope of work includes constructing two multilevel structures; the first is a pump station building which houses four 300 horsepower centrifugal pumps, and the second is a generator building with a 1,500 kilowatt standby emergency diesel generator. Additional scope of work includes installation of mechanical and yard piping, a hydraulic reservoir system, mechanical controls, fuel systems, switchgear, transformers, motor control centers, fiber optic cables and electrical and instrumentation for a complete and operating facility.
“Poole & Kent of Florida has earned a reputation for effective and efficient execution of critical projects like Master Pump Station No. 3,” stated Pat Carr, president & CEO of Poole & Kent. “Having performed many complex water, sewer, and environmental projects over the past 40 years, as well as having extensive experience in the construction of large pumping station facilities, hydraulic structures and standby emergency generators, as well as installation of large electric motors and switchgear, the skilled team at Poole & Kent is looking forward to undertaking this project for Miami Dade.”