Project Status


Station B Update - City of New Haven



1. Main Activities During Reporting Period

  • Submitted memo to CT DEEP on the summary of activities associated with Situation 1 & 2 related to Station B ancillary work.
  • Provided CT DEEP with a transmittal letter regarding the change in delegation of authority by The United Illuminating Company’s ultimate signatory.
  • Submitted to CT DEEP, UI’s response to comments on the English Station Interior Environmental Media Investigation- Interim Results: First Floor and Interstitial Fill Areas Memo.
  • Submitted to CT DEEP, UI’s Scope of Study Situation #3 Supplemental to the CTDEEP-approved Scope of Study, dated July 2017.
  • Submitted to CTDEEP UI’s comments on the Scope of Study Western Portion of English Station Interior (Partial) & Western Portion of English Station Interior (Partial) Investigation Report.
  • Continue developing UI’s response to comments on the Scope of Study First Floor of English Station – Interstitial Fill Material (Partial).
  • Met with CT DEEP to discuss Project schedule and status of Project submittals.
  • Continue to develop and refine cost estimates for Main Power Plant scope.
  • Perform weekly and as necessary rain event inspections of erosion and sediment controls along with the as needed maintenance of these controls at the Site for Phase I activities.
  • Completed the Station B demo activities.
  • Management of State regulated waste streams.
  • Performed final walk-through with TRC and onsite demo and remediation contractor of the Station B work performed to develop an action item list in order to fully close-out activities associated with the demo of Station B.
  • TRC performed bi-weekly inspections of the Significant Environmental Hazard (SEH) areas and submitted inspection reports to UI.
  • Update of Project Website.
  • Update of Project Schedule.
  • Performed weekly safety audit(s).

2. Upcoming Activities

  • Close out all ancillary activities and action items associated with the demo of Station B activities.
  • Finalize the Contractor Work Plan and associated administrative documents pursuant to EPA’s requirements under the Parcel A PCB RAP approval letter.
  • Work with EPA and CT DEEP on the authorization of the PCB Remedial Action Plan for Parcel B.
  • Work with CT DEEP on the authorization of the Soil Remedial Action Plan and Parcel A PCB RAP.
  • Commence certain Phase I PCB and other COC soil remediation activities covered in the Phase I Remedial Action Plans.
  • Evaluate off-site sources for suitable soil/clean fill to be used as cover material for site-wide restoration.
  • Work with CT DEEP on any follow-up comments for the Scope of Study for English Station Eastern Interior Boilers 1 through 12 and High Pressure Boilers 13 & 14 (hazardous building materials).
  • Develop memo for the submittal to DEEP summarizing activities performed to date on Situation #4 related to the oil depression sump in Station B.
  • Develop summary document for the Project files on all activities associated with the demo of Station B.
  • Begin developing schedule for upcoming quarterly groundwater monitoring and sampling event(s).
  • Work with CT DEEP on Project schedule and scope.
  • Continue to refine Project estimates for Main Power Plant.


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