Pumping and Power Equipment Status

Equipment Status as of May 25, 2022

Major Drainage Pumps: 95 of 99 Major Drainage Pumps Available For Use

Four pumps out: :

  • DPS 6 at Metairie Road: I Pump out of service due to pump bearing issue. H Pump also out of service due to failed inboard bearing. Contractor expediting repairs and RTS is anticipated by mid-June 2022.
    • 13 additional drainage pumps available at this station
  • DPS 11 in Lower Coast Algiers: E Pump out of service due to an oil leak.
    • 3 additional drainage pumps available at this station
  • DPS 1 3 near Tall Timbers Algiers: No. 4 Pump on standby for Emergency Use Only.
    • 6 additional drainage pumps available at this station

Underpass Stations:
All pumps in service. No reported issue at any underpass stations.

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Power:

  • Turbine 4 available for use
  • Turbine 5 available for use
  • Turbine 6 available for use
    • Turbine 1 Out of Service due to vibration issues

EMDs #2, #3, #4, and #5 available for use
EMD #1 out of service undergoing control and vfd fan upgrades

Vendor is having issues with delivery of parts due to the worldwide supply chain backlog.

Frequency Changers #1 and #2 at Carrollton Frequency Changer Facility available for use
Frequency Changer #3 and #4 at Station D available for use
Plant Frequency Changer at CWP available for use
Frequency Changer #2 at Algiers Water Treatment Facility available for use

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