San Vicente Pipeline

Lakeside, CA.   •   $220 Million value   •   2005 – 2011

The project involved construction of a pipeline connecting the San Vicente Pump Station and the Rancho Penasquitos Pressure Control and Hydroelectric Facility.

The pipeline is part of the San Diego County Water Authority’s Emergency Storage Project. Major elements included construction of approximately 57,228 linear feet of 102-inch-inner-diameter pipeline between the San Vicente portal site and the west shaft site using tunneling methods; construction of access structures and appurtenant facilities at three locations; and two pipeline connections of approximately 303 and 160 feet respectively.