Government Contract | Pennsylvania
Professional Support Services for Radar-Rainfall Precipitation Monitoring

Bid Information

Bid Alert No: 00000578250

Bid Title: Professional Support Services for Radar-Rainfall Precipitation Monitoring

Agency Bid No. Title: Not Stated

Received Date: 05/23/2016

Close Date: 06/17/2016

Purchase Type: 1 year term

Delivery Point:

Delivery Date: Not Stated


Specifications include, but are not limited to:Introduction; Statement of Purpose Philadelphia Water (PW, PWD, or Department) ,Office of Watersheds (OOW) is seeking qualified professionals to provide accurate spatial and temporal precipitation data to analyze the impact of rainfall and snowfall on combined and sanitary wastewater collection systems. Therefore the PWD desires to obtain accurate gauge-adjusted radar-rainfall data for the Greater Philadelphia region utilizing recent advances in weather radar and precipitation analysis techniques. The resulting precipitation data will be a combination of measured precipitation gauge data and weather radar data, geo-referenced, gauge and bias corrected, and merged into a unified and consistent data set. The data set will provide a highly resolved estimate of the quantity, timing, and distribution of rainfall and snowfall over the entire project area. The data will be used for the purposes of hydraulic and hydrologic model calibration and the characterization of sewershed areas tributary to the PWD interceptor system in support of PWD operations, planning, regulatory compliance, and the Wet Weather Plan

Product Codes: 96188, 96891, 92693

Agency Information

Issuing Agency: City of Philadelphia

State: Pennsylvania

Agency Type: State and Local

Contact: James Knighton Division of Technology, 1234 Market Street, Suite 1500, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 19107

Phone: 215-685-6253




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