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Buck, Seifert and Jost is sad to announce the passing of former president Guido von Autenried (June 4, 2019)

Posted on: June 5, 2019

Guido von Autenried passed away on Tuesday, June 4th at home with his loving wife at his side. He was born in 1972 in Lauterbach, Germany. His father was a civil engineer and his mother was an English teacher. He grew up in Berlin and was drafted into the German army at age 16. After… Continue Reading

SUEZ Water New Jersey Inc. and SUEZ Water New York Inc. – Bridge Crossings (June 2019)

Posted on: June 1, 2019

Buck, Seifert & Jost, Inc., has successfully designed, attained applicable permits, inspected, and closed-out various water main replacement projects on bridge crossings in both New York and New Jersey. Each project was a unique design challenge requiring interfacing and coordination with different owners, government regulating agencies, railroads including CSX and NJ Transit, bridge designers, bridge… Continue Reading

New Jersey American Water – Canal Road Water Treatment Plant (May 2019)

Posted on: May 26, 2019

Buck, Seifert & Jost, Inc. has partnered with Gannett Fleming (GF), an engineering design firm, and the team has been retained by New Jersey American Water (NJAW), the owner, to provide design and permitting services for the Canal Road Water Treatment Plant. The project entails upgrades to the current air-prep ozone generation system and includes… Continue Reading

SUEZ Water New Jersey Inc. – Sliplining 24 inch Cast Iron with 18 inch HDPE at CSX Railroad Crossing (April 2019)

Posted on: April 26, 2019

A 24 inch diameter cast-iron water main crossing beneath the CSX railroad tracks in Dumont, NJ was found to be leaking and required repair. BS&J was retained to provide design services, permit acquisition, and construction inspection services. An innovative design re-purposing the 24 inch cast-iron main as a casing pipe, and slip-lining with a new… Continue Reading

SUEZ Water New Jersey Inc. – Northeast Tank Pumping Station Construction (February 2019)

Posted on: February 26, 2019

Construction began on a new 10 million gallon per day (mgd) firm capacity pump station to serve the existing Northeast Tank in Bergen County, NJ. Provisions for future chemical feed systems include sodium hypochlorite, ammonia, and SeaQuest. BS&J completed the design and is now providing engineering services during construction. Construction is expected to be completed… Continue Reading

SUEZ Water New York Inc. – Ramapo Valley Well Field Well No. 97 (August 2018)

Posted on: August 26, 2018

Construction began in August 2018 for the addition of ultraviolet (UV) light and cartridge filter treatment for a Groundwater Under the Direct Influence of Surface Water (GWUDISW) Well located in Rockland County, NY. BS&J completed the design and is now providing assistance during construction. BS&J designed an elevated structural support for the proposed Treatment Building… Continue Reading

SUEZ Water New York Inc. – Grandview Wells Water Treatment Construction (July 2018)

Posted on: July 26, 2018

Construction began in June 2018 on an updated water treatment process for these two wells in Rockland County, NY. BS&J completed the design and is now providing engineering services during construction, testing and start-up. Our work during construction included overseeing the building construction, treatment system installation, installation of a 16 inch diameter ductile iron pipe… Continue Reading

SUEZ Water New Jersey Inc. – New Durham Pumping Station Renovation Construction (May 2018)

Posted on: May 26, 2018

Construction of this 25 MGD pumping station was completed for full service during the summer demand months. BS&J is providing engineering services to assist with pump station control system updates, optimization, and pump station automatic control logic implementation.

SUEZ Water New Jersey Inc. – Northeast Tank Pumping Station Design (May 2018)

Posted on: April 3, 2018

A new 10 million gallon per day (mgd) firm capacity pump station is being designed to serve the existing Northeast Tank. Associated chemical feed systems include sodium hypochlorite, ammonia, and SeaQuest.

SUEZ Water New Jersey Inc. – New Durham Pumping Station Renovation Construction (April 2018)

Posted on: April 2, 2018

Construction continues on this 25 million gallon per day (mgd) pumping station renovation while it remains in service. The first three of six pumping units are installed and will be started and tested. The new 13 kV electric service entrance, new 480V electrical switchgear, and standby diesel engine generator are completed, suction and discharge piping… Continue Reading