Atkins Spring, owned and operated by Cove Waterworks, is under the direct influence of surface water as determined by the Utah Division of Drinking Water. As such, the spring must either be permanently disconnected from the system, comply with surface water treatment requirements and standards, or completely remove the surface water influence. Franson Civil Engineers assisted Cove Waterworks in rehabilitating the entire spring collection area to eliminate the surface water influence. Our design utilized source water protection measures such as fencing and the installation of a geomembrane protective layer.
Our scope of work included: