The Lost Canyon Importation Project

The first water delivery - from Rockport to Promontory - Summer 2004

The first water delivery - from Rockport to Promontory - Summer 2004

24 inch high pressure pipe lined up along Rockport reservoir.

24 inch high pressure pipe lined up along Rockport reservoir.

Pipeline near bottom of Lost Canyon.

Pipeline near bottom of Lost Canyon.

Inspecting welds inside of steel pipeline section.

Inspecting welds inside of steel pipeline section.

Pipeline in State Highway - along Rockport Reservoir

Pipeline in State Highway - along Rockport Reservoir

Pipeline climbing out of Lost Canyon.

Pipeline climbing out of Lost Canyon.

View of pipeline trench in rock after cut.

View of pipeline trench in rock after cut.

Installation of pumps in the Lost Canyon Booster Pump Station.

Installation of pumps in the Lost Canyon Booster Pump Station.

Foundation construction of the Signal Hill Water Treatment Plant.

Foundation construction of the Signal Hill Water Treatment Plant.

Lost Canyon Pump Station expansion project in 2008 to enable capacity to feed Park City.

Lost Canyon Pump Station expansion project in 2008 to enable capacity to feed Park City.

Completed Pump Station Expansion.

Completed Pump Station Expansion.

Rockport Booster Pump Station - used to feed water to the Lost Canyon Booster Pumping Facility.

Rockport Booster Pump Station - used to feed water to the Lost Canyon Booster Pumping Facility.

New Sub-station constructed in 2010 to allow for higher energy efficiency and reduced costs of pumping at Lost Canyon Pump Station.

New Sub-station constructed in 2010 to allow for higher energy efficiency and reduced costs of pumping at Lost Canyon Pump Station.

Installing post-treatment GAC absorbers to improve water quality at the treatment plant expansion of 2009.

Installing post-treatment GAC absorbers to improve water quality at the treatment plant expansion of 2009.

Most of pipeline was excavated in solid rock by this large trenching machine.

Most of pipeline was excavated in solid rock by this large trenching machine.

Completed pump installation.

Completed pump installation.

First filling of the Signal Hill Treatment Plant 10 million gallon pond.

First filling of the Signal Hill Treatment Plant 10 million gallon pond.

Large water surge tank below pump station to handle water hammer in the event of a power failure. Pipeline PIG launching facility is also shown.

Large water surge tank below pump station to handle water hammer in the event of a power failure. Pipeline PIG launching facility is also shown.

Installation of three 450 horsepower motors on new pumps.

Installation of three 450 horsepower motors on new pumps.

Water diversion facility on Weber River near Rockport Reservoir.

Water diversion facility on Weber River near Rockport Reservoir.

Liquid nitrogen system used to charge the large surge supression tank buried beneath this site.

Liquid nitrogen system used to charge the large surge supression tank buried beneath this site.