Venice Gardens Water Treatment Wellfield Standby Generator
DMK provided Construction Engineering and Inspection Services for the Venice Gardens Water Treatment Plant modifications. The plant was upgraded for sufficient Diesel Generator capacity to maintain operation of the entire plant for treatment and distribution of the water source during power outages. DMK construction management tasks included scheduling and hosting Pre-construction and bi-weekly meetings throughout the project, reviewing the baseline schedule and monthly monitoring of the schedule, coordination of shop drawings and submittals with Sarasota County, maintaining accurate cost accounting records of the contractor's work, processing pay requests by the contractor, utilizing Primavera for record input of data, analyzing and recommending solutions of problems, processing of requests for additional information, processing of Interim Field Change Agreements(IFCA's), maintaining accurate records of activities on a daily basis, reviewing and recommending time extensions, assisting the County when negotiating contract price changes and coordinating with the County to ensure all permits were active and secured.
DMK was also involved with the field construction and provided services to monitor the Contractor's on-site construction operations and observe and inspect workmanship and materials such that the project would be completed in substantial conformity with the plans, specifications and other contract provisions and reject any non-conforming work. DMK also participated in the final walk-through, prepared punch-list items and reviewed record drawing information for reasonable completeness.