LA Sanitation (LASAN) operates and maintains approximately 6,700 miles of pipeline, 49 pump stations and four water reclamation plants to serve more than four million people. The City is replacing its aging control systems, portions of which are more than 25 years old, with a new Distributed Control System (DCS) that will ultimately monitor and control thousands of assets within LASAN facilities.
Honeywell International Incorporated was awarded the 15–year LAWINS contract in December of 2011. The 15-year contract includes design, engineering, procurement, commissioning, maintenance and upgrades for control systems of all LASAN facilities.
The driving factors for the project were:
The LAWINS project consists of five segments, one segment for each of the four wastewater treatment plants, plus a segment for the collection system.
The major items in each segment scope of work include: