Veolia Energy Boston and Cambridge, MA
Veolia Energy 18″ Steam Line
BSC Group was retained by Veolia Energy Boston for the creation of a large-scale systems map and digital relational database for Veolia steam service in Boston and Cambridge (approximately 1930 acres). Since 2008, BSC Group has provided surveying services for Veolia Energy, such project have included steam line expansions (for example the 2+ mile 18” Lechmere expansion), surveying of Devonshire Street properties in downtown Boston to assist in system updates, and the location of multiple expansion joints based upon record plans. BSC Group has also provided systems map developments for Veolia, which has involved updating the existing historic wall map. For this assignment BSC inventoried steam infrastructure in Boston and Cambridge, comprised of 5 miles of lines and 53 manholes in Cambridge and 22 miles of pipe in Boston.