Project Profile_Luxe Ridgedale_Minnesota_1-20-2020

PROJECT PROFILE | MINNETONKA, MN The Luxe Apartments, Ridgedale Kraken Filters & SciCLONE Separators

Minnetonka, Minnesota

Introduction Minnetonka, Minnesota is a name derived from the Dakota Sioux nation meaning “great water” and part of the city includes the eastern tip of Lake Minnetonka, one of the largest lakes in Minnesota. Lake Minnetonka is one of the most popular recreational lakes in Minnesota and for the last couple years this area has had growing demand for new housing. The city of Minnetonka’s goal is “to add 800 housing units to the redeveloping Ridgedale area.” 1

Situation Part of the City of Minnetonka’s new and urgent development goals include the redevelopment of an existing vacant restaurant building and parking lot along Ridgedale Drive. The “Luxe Apartments at Ridgedale” are nearly completed and have been transformed into a luxury apartment property with 77 units with over 16,000 square feet of interior and exterior amenities. Grand opening is set for May 2020, and includes impressive design and construction for residents and conservation and protection of the environment as well. Challenge As part of the new design and development, the site was required to address certain levels of stormwater compliance, as much of the site runoff would flow into an adjacent pond near the apartment site. Bio Clean, a national and local leader in stormwater solutions and design had cost-effective, and proven products to not only address pollutant removals, but solutions that could be delivered quickly to meet contractor schedules and developer goals.

5796 Armada Drive #250, Carlsbad, CA | 855.566.3938 | stormwater@forterrabp.com | www.biocleanenvironmental.com

PROJECT PROFILE | MINNETONKA, MN The Luxe Apartments, Ridgedale Kraken Filters & SciCLONE Separators

Solution Bio Clean worked with Civil Site Group (Engineer of Record) to value engineer the site and replace prior specifications that were less efficient, with Bio Clean products. Replacing the prior systems saved the developer money in the short term and over the long- term these units will be easier and more cost-effective to maintain. The new Bio Clean systems include two Kraken Membrane Filters, two SciClone Separators and two of Minnesota’s first Kraken Catch Basin Inlet Filters. All of the systems were delivered with internals installed and were deployed to efficiently meet the desired site requirements (See Install Photos). Ultimately addressing target pollutants of concern (POCs), high amounts of Phosphorus (both Total Phosphorus and Dissolved Phosphorus), Total Suspended Solids (TSS), and floatables like hydrocarbons and trash from future stormwater runoff generated from the new property.

Kraken Membrane Filter

SciCLONE Separator

REFERENCES 1.

Installation Photos

Sun Sailor Article Website https://www.hometownsource.com/sun_sailor/news/business/four-story-luxury-apartments-to-be-built-on-former-redstone/article_7be81982- 8950-11e8-952d-bb6b5380fd0b.html 2. Wikipedia Article Website https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Minnetonka,_Minnesota

5796 Armada Drive #250, Carlsbad, CA | 855.566.3938 | stormwater@forterrabp.com | www.biocleanenvironmental.com

PROJECT PROFILE | MINNETONKA, MN The Luxe Apartments, Ridgedale Kraken Filters & SciCLONE Separators

CONTACT INFORMATION Regional Stormwater Consultant for Minnesota

David Wright North Central Regional Sales Manager | Phone: (612) 877-1857 | Email: David.Wright@Forterrabp.com

Kraken Membrane Filter Advantages • No granular media to replace • High flow rates and maximum surface area • Loading rate of 0.05 gpm / sq.ft. for minimal maintenance • Filters are easily removed and cleaned by hand

• Built-in pretreatment chamber captures trash, sediments, debris, and hydrocarbons • Filters dry out between storm events to prevent biofilm growth which can cause clogging and other performance issues • NJDEP Online Installation Approved

Performance 85-89 % Removal of Total Suspended Solids (TSS)

72 % Removal of Phosphorus

Approvals NJCAT Verified and NJDEP Certified

The Kraken™ Filter has received NJCAT Verification for 89% TSS removal and NJDEP Certification at an 80% TSS removal rate. In addition, the Kraken™ Filter NJCAT Verification is also for online installations. Washington Ecology TAPE Approval

The Kraken Membrane Filter received distinguished performance recognition and certification from the Washington State Department of Ecology. Washington Ecology’s Technology Acceptance Protocol – Ecology (TAPE) has granted General Use Level Designation (GULD) treatment approvals for Basic (Total Suspended Solids - TSS), and Total Phosphorous (TP).

SciCLONE Separator

Advantages • Effective at removing floatables, trash, and hydrocarbons • Made in the USA

Performance

99 % Removal of Oils & Grease

80 % Removal of TSS

• 100% Noncorrosive internal components • Independently tested by a third party laboratory

Approvals NJCAT Verified and NJDEP Certified The SciCLONE Separator has received both NJCAT Verification and NJDEP Certification. Virginia Department of Environmental Quality Louisville/Jefferson County Metropolitan Sewer District (MSD)

5796 Armada Drive #250, Carlsbad, CA | 855.566.3938 | stormwater@forterrabp.com | www.biocleanenvironmental.com

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