Current RD 1000 Projects
Updated: October 2018
Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA)
Purpose: Provide real time information to District field personnel about canal levels and current operations of the District’s pump stations to improve operational efficiency and improve public safety during flood events. System will be expanded in future to allow remote operations and enhanced security.
Description: Project includes installation of towers with radios and electronic devices inside pumping plants to transmit data from canals and pump plants to operators. Facilities include pumping plants No. 1, 2, 3, 8 and District Corporation Yard. Options for installation at Plants 4 and 5.
Fundng: Reclamation District O&M funds; Bureau of Reclamation District grant; and future development impact fee funds.
Status: Project has been awarded. Anticipate field work will commence in October with installation completed and operational for Plants 1, 3 and 8 by December 1; remaining sites by end of December with system fully operational by early 2019.
Contact: RD 1000 General Manager Paul Devereux