Houston renews five-year, $30M contract for water, wastewater operations, maintenance
Severn Trent Services - North America announced that the City of Houston has renewed a five-year contract worth $30 million with the company for the operation and maintenance of its water and wastewater plant and maintenance of its collection and distribution systems.
HORSHAM, PA, Aug. 26, 2015 -- Severn Trent Services (STS) - North America, an operator of water and wastewater assets, recently announced that the City of Houston has renewed a five-year contract worth $30 million with the company for the operation and maintenance of its water and wastewater plant and maintenance of its collection and distribution systems in the Kingwood area of the city.
The comprehensive contract includes five wastewater treatment facilities with a total treatment capacity of 15.43 million gallons per day and 13 water treatment plants with a total average of 250 million gallons per month, as well as 24 off-site water wells. The maintenance of its collection and distribution system includes 58 sewage pump stations, 287 miles of sewers, 315 water distribution lines, 3,000 fire hydrants, and 7,600 water valves.
"Severn Trent Services is excited that the City of Houston renewed our contract and recognizes the value of partnering with us to provide safe, clean and affordable water," said Stephane Bouvier, CEO of Severn Trent Services – North America. "By providing resources and innovative solutions, STS is committed to deliver real, measurable long-term benefits to the City of Houston by helping them address issues and realize cost savings."
About Severn Trent Services
Severn Trent Services, with global headquarters in Horsham, Pa., is a supplier of water and wastewater solutions. The company's Water Purification business, based in Colmar, Pa., provides innovative disinfection, instrumentation and filtration technologies for the municipal, energy and marine markets. Its water treatment technologies are backed by a global support network of experienced customer service representatives, application engineers and field service technicians. For more information, visit www.severntrentservices.com.