Design Criteria and Standard Details for Water and Wastewater

Listed below are all of the Design Criteria and Standard Drawings used for water and wastewater for all Projects in the City.  For any incorrect data or missing information, please send us an e-mail.

Water and Wastewater Design Criteria:     


 Description Document
Water and Wastewater Design Criteria
Appendix A - Definitions
Appendix B - Abbreviations
Appendix D - Utility Product Requirements
Appendix E - Water and Wastewater Availability Information
Design Criteria PDF
Appendix A PDF
Appendix B PDF
Appendix D PDF
Appendix E PDF
NMAPWA Section 121 Modified
Section 121 PDF
NMAPWA Section 130 Modified Section 130 PDF
NMAPWA Section 801 Modified Section 801 PDF
NMAPWA Section 802 Modified Section 802 PDF

General Utility Details:     


 Description  Standard Detail
Marker Ball Detail GU-01 PDF

Wastewater Details:   


 Description  Standard Detail
Manhole Cover S-01 PDF
Sewer Manhole Cover S-02 PDF
Standard Concrete Manhole Type "C" & "E" S-03 PDF
Pipe Bedding S-04 PDF
Pipe Encasement S-05 PDF
Standard Sewer Service Connection S-06 PDF
Typical New Sewer Lateral Connection S-07 PDF
Typical Existing Sewer Lateral Connection S-08 PDF
Standard Air Test for Sewer Mains S-09 PDF
Drop Manhole Connection S-10 PDF
Cradling and Encasement S-11 PDF
Force Main Discharge Manhole S-12 PDF
Sanitary Sewer Combination Air Release / Vacuum Valve Manhole S-13 PDF

Water Details:     


 Description  Standard Detail
Reduced Pressure Principle Backflow Prevention Assembly (RPBA) W-01 PDF
Pressure Vacuum Breaker Backflow Preventer Assembly (PVB) W-02 PDF
Pressure Vacuum Breaker Spill-Proof Type Backflow Preventer Assembly (SVB) W-03 PDF
Typical Enclosure W-04 PDF
Potable Water Valve Box Assembly W-05 PDF
Single or Double Service Line & Meter Box Replacement W-06 PDF
Pipe Bedding W-07 PDF
Standard Pressure Reducing Valve Station W-08 PDF
Meter Installations Sizes 3" Through 6" W-09 PDF
2" Combination Air Release / Vacuum Valve W-10 PDF
Retrofit 2" to 1 1/2" Meter W-11 PDF
Retrofit 2" to 1" Meter W-12 PDF
Water Meter Box and Lid Meter Size 1" and Smaller W-13 PDF
Water Meter Box and Lid Meter Size 1 1/2" and 2" W-14 PDF
Fire Hydrant Assembly W-15 PDF
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