A client in Rio Blanco County, Colorado, had a need for a compressor station and contacted Olsson Associates for assistance with the project. Olsson partnered with a firm to provide design of the equipment associated with the compressor station.
Challenges included taking the project through the county planning process, which included reviews by the building department. The project included a phased plan that started with two compressors and had the ability to expand to three. In order to obtain approval through the county, site development was required to review the stormwater management. In addition, the project required evaluating an adjacent floodplain that resulted in modifying the grading plan in order to mitigate the impacts.
Services Olsson provided for the compressor station site included: