Technical standards

Technical standards

Technical Standards define our requirements for the construction and/or modification of SA Water’s assets. Technical Standards form part of contract documentation and are contractually binding.

01 - General

Responsible: Refer to Document Control Page of Standard
Legacy Number
New Number
Title
Version
N/ATS 0100

Requirements for Technical Drawings

CADD Drawing Sheets and Templates

5.0
N/A*TS 0120 Electronic Security Installation Standards  
N/A*TS 0121 Physical Security Site Standards General Definitions. Includes Amendment 1 Relating to Door and Steel Cladding Thickness  
TS 149N/A Asset Hierarchy 1.5
N/ATS 0132 Operating & Maintenance Manuals 1.0
N/ATS 0133 Requirements for Asset Labelling 4.0
N/ATS 0101

Safety in Design

2.0
N/ATS 0103Survey Requirements Specification2.0
TS 0153N/ARequirements for Automated Assessment1.0

02 - Mechanical & Hydraulics

Responsible: Principal Engineer, Mechanical & Hydraulics  - Gordon Holmes
Legacy Number
New Number
Title
Version
TS 27N/A Bolt Tightening Procedure for Mechanical Plant 2.0
TS 59N/A Specification for EWS Departmental Flanges - 1983 (Reference Specification Only) 2.0
TS 112N/A Process and Instrumentation Diagrams 2.0
N/ATS 0230 Gate and Butterfly Valve Requirements3.0
TS 146bN/A Requirements for Pump Specification, Procurement and Testing and The Preparation of Pump Datasheets 3.0
TS 146cN/A Mechanical Requirements for The Commissioning and On-Going Monitoring of Pumps and Associated Equipment 1.0
TS 147N/A Surge Mitigating Infrastructure 2.0
N/ATS 0270The Design & Construction of Small / Medium Gas Chlorination Systems 1.0
TS 159bN/AColour Coding of Pipework1.0

03 - Electrical

Responsible: Principal Engineer, Electrical - Justin Hamra
Legacy
Number
New
Number
Title
Version
N/ATS 0300 Supply and Installation of Low Voltage Electrical Equipment 2.1
N/ATS 0302Stand-alone Solar Power Supply Systems1.0
N/ATS 0340Design, Supply, Installation and testing of High Voltage Equipment2.0
N/A*TS 0350 SCADA Systems1.0
N/A*TS 0360PLC and HMI Systems1.0
N/ATS 0370Fire Detection and Emergency Evacuation Systems1.0
N/ATS 0371Arc Flash Hazard Assessment and Design Aspects1.0
N/ATS 0376Classification and Design for Electrical Equipment in Hazardous Areas1.0

04 - Materials Science

Responsible: Principal Engineer, Materials Science - Kingsley Brown
Legacy Number
New Number
Title
Version
N/ATS 0460Liners and Floating Covers for Earth Bank Storages for Potable or Recycled Water2.0
N/A TS 0464 PVC Waterstop2.0
TS 15N/A Protection of Steelwork In Submersible Environments 1.0
TS 16N/A Protection of Steelwork In Atmospheric Environments 1.0
TS 18N/A Protection of Steelwork In Buried Environments 1.0
N/ATS 0420 Welding Requirements (Metal)2.0
N/ATS 0440Cathodic Protection Part 1 - Pipelines2.0
TS 54N/A Supply of Steel Vent Tube Bases and Vent Base Holding Down Bolts 2.0
TS 55N/A The Supply of 305 mm Diameter Welded Steel Vent Tubes 2.0
TS 98N/A Surface Preparation and Protection of Cast Iron Using Potable Water Approved Ceramic Filled Solventless High Build Epoxy 1.0
TS 137N/A Rehabilitation of Concrete  Wastewater Manholes 2.0
N/ATS 0465Mortar Repair Systems1.0

05 - Reticulation Networks

Responsible: Principal Engineer, Reticulation Networks - Tom Galek
Legacy Number
New Number
Title
Version
N/A TS 0500 Authorised Products for Maintenance of Water & Sewer Systems 1.0
N/A TS 0502 Authorised Products Gravity Sewer and Pressure Pumping Main Systems       5.0
N/A TS 0503 Authorised Products for Water Systems 5.2
N/A TS 0504 Authorised Products for Packaged Sewer Pumping Stations 1.1
N/A TS 0506 Authorised Products for Vacuum Sewer Systems 1.0
N/A TS 0507 Authorised Products for Pressure Sewer Systems 1.0
N/ATS 0520Methods of Temporary Storage and Transfer of Sewage1.0
N/ATS 0521 Raising and Lowering Access Covers
Contractor Report
1.0
N/ATS 0522Allowable Pipe Size, Class and Materials for Reticulation Water Mains1.0
N/ATS 0524

CCTV Inspection of Gravity Sewer Infrastructure

CCTV Acceptance Test Report

1.0

06 - Civil

Responsible: Principal Engineer, Civil & Structural - Hany Habib
Legacy
Number
New
Number
Title
Version
TS 4N/A Packing Sand (Pipe Embedment and Trench Fill Sand) 1.0
TS 142N/A Vehicular Cross-Over’s for Above Ground Mains 1.0

06 - Civil (Geotechnical)

Responsible: Principal Engineer, Dams and Geotechnical - Moji Kan
Legacy
Number
New
Number
Title
Version
N/ATS 0630Coarse Aggregates for Civil Works2.0

07 - Structural

Responsible: Principal Engineer, Civil & Structural - Hany Habib
Legacy
Number
New
Number
Title
Version
N/ATS 0710 Concrete 1.0
N/ATS 0720  Access Infrastructure for Water Tanks1.1

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  • Major faults

  • Underway

  • Polkinghorns Rd
  • Arthurton
  • 18/06/2020
  • Water Supply On
  • 18/06/2020 03:05 PM - We are attending to an incident in Arthurton with no interruption to the water supply. The safety of our crews and customers comes first, and we always aim to minimise inconvenience by restoring services as quickly as we can. Reference Number WO: 07505663.
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  • Scheduled works

  • Underway
  • Wireless East Rd
  • Worrolong
  • 22/10/2020
  • Temporary Supply Interruption
  • Estimated start time and water supply off: 26/10/2020 09:00 AM
    Estimated restore time and water supply back on: 26/10/2020 12:00 PM

    We’re improving your services and undertaking maintenance work in Worrolong. Sometimes our crews need to temporarily interrupt the water supply to our customers and/or manage traffic while they are working. Temporary traffic management may remain in place until reinstatement of the impacted road is complete. We always aim to minimise inconvenience by restoring services as safely and quickly as we can.


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