WGK Engineers & Surveyors


Hobo Forks Pump Station and Force Main

Natchez , Mississippi · Adams County

WGK, Inc., was tapped by Natchez Water Works to design a new pump station and force main to serve the new Adams County Correctional Center, a 2,220-man prison complex in Adams County. The entire project was designed and constructed on a fast-track basis to meet with new prison’s schedule, with the design phase completed in 90 days of the contract and construction wrapping up within 240 days. The total project time frame was less than 15 months. Jordan, Kaiser and Sessums of Natchez partnered with WGK to perform construction inspection.

  • Pump station design for Adams County Correctional Center, a 2,200-man prison
  • Installation of 1,000-gallon per minute triplex sewage pump station with generator
  • Installation of odor control system
  • Installation of 55,000 feet of 12” force main
  • Directional bores
  • Rehabilitation of several large diameter sewer and manholes
  • Construction administration
  • Total project cost: $2.9 million