MWH selected to upgrade, expand NC water treatment plant

Sponsored by

BROOMFIELD, CO, Aug. 15, 2014 -- MWH Global, a solutions provider focused on water and natural resources, has been awarded a contract by the town of Cary, N.C., to provide construction services for the Cary/Apex Water Treatment Facility upgrades and expansion project. The facility produces drinking water for the surrounding community and is co-owned and co-operated by the towns of Cary and Apex, N.C., through a joint agreement.

The Cary/Apex Water Treatment Facility is located six miles from Jordan Lake, which is part of the Cape Fear River basin. The upgrade and expansion project is being undertaken to meet the area's growing population. Completed expansion will increase the plant's pumping capacity from 40 million gallons per day (MGD) to 56 MGD, ensuring current and future water supply needs will be met.

The project will include additional treatment units for sediment removal, filtration and ozonization, as well as upgrades to the facility's chemical feed systems. In addition, upgrades will be made to the laboratory and administration buildings. Construction is scheduled for completion in May 2016.

See also:

"Ozone Proves Itself at Award-Winning Water Treatment Plant"

"MWH Global awarded key piece of $880M Everglades Restoration Plan"
 

About MWH Global

MWH Global is a solutions provider focused on water and natural resources for built infrastructure and the environment. Offering a full range of innovative, award-winning services from initial planning through construction and asset management, we partner with our clients in multiple industries. The company has nearly 8,000 employees in 35 countries spanning six continents. MWH is a private, employee-owned firm that began in 1820. For more information, visit www.mwhglobal.com.

###

 

Sponsored by

TODAY'S HEADLINES

EPA awards over $17M in Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants to address algal blooms

The Environmental Protection Agency has announced the award of 14 Great Lakes Restoration Initiative grants totaling over $17 million to fund projects that will improve Great Lakes water quality by preventing phosphorus runoff and soil erosion that contribute to algal blooms.

Texas water district recognized for Eagle Mountain Spillway Dam rehabilitation

The Association of State Dam Safety Officials announced that it has awarded the Tarrant Regional Water District of Texas with the National Rehabilitation Project of the Year Award.

Innovyze named winner of prestigious Esri Partner Conference Award

Innovyze recently announced that it was named the winner of the ArcGIS for Desktop Based Application category of the Esri Partner Conference Awards.

CH2M HILL partnership to deliver safe, clean water supply to Jaipur, India

CH2M HILL in partnership with the Singapore Public Utilities Board and Singapore Cooperation Enterprise, is providing water management leadership services to the Rajasthan state government through Public Health and Environment Department for the city of Jaipur, India.

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA