First Application Complete! (10/26/19)

On Saturday (10/26/19) the first of two buffered alum applications at Shields Lake was completed on schedule! As planned, the exact dose of over 15,000 gallons of alum and 7,000 gallons of buffer was applied in a precise and uniform manner. The HAB team was able to work efficiently to keep the project on schedule…

Alum Application Day 1: (10/25/19)

The buffered alum application project at Shields Lake began early this morning (10/25/19). The HAB Aquatic Solutions crew worked until dark and had a very productive day. Just over half of the application was completed and they are on-schedule to finish up on Saturday. In today’s post we also discuss how HAB’s application technology ensure…

Mobilization Day: 10/24/19

HAB spent the first day (10/24) of the Shields Lake project preparing equipment for the application.  This included assembly of the barge’s application boom, programming the barge’s computerized dosing system, launching the barge into the lake, setting up on-shore storage tanks and confirming the delivery plan for the alum and buffer.  A small restricted work…