American Basin Fish Screen and Habitat Improvements

Am BasinReplacement of a  new river intake facility; consisting of a fish screen and a 150 CFS pumping plant on the Sacramento River.  Components of the project include: demolition of the existing pumping plant and associated piping, pile supported metal structure with deck, access road from Garden Highway to plant and control enclosure, fish screens and cleaning system, Two (2) 350-hp vertical mixed flow irrigation pumps with adjustable frequency drives, three (3) welded steel pipelines between the pumps  and an existing standpipe on the river side of the highway, control enclosure, and miscellaneous auxiliary equipment and site improvements.

  • Location: Rio Linda, CA
  • Cost: 6,526,568
  • Owner: Natomas Mutual Water Company
  • Designer: CH2MHill
  • Construction Period: 06/2014 – 11/2014