See what’s going on around the country in this listing of new water and wastewater projects


Alabama
Goodwater
Project: New wastewater treatment system
Details: Blue Frog System by Absolute Aeration, LLC
Status: Installation complete
Cost: Unknown

Arizona
Gilbert
Project: Xylem installing a ClorTec sodium hypochlorate generator train
Details: Expands on-site OSHG capacity of water treatment plant
Status: Installation planned
Cost: Unknown

California
San Francisco
Project: Pollution control water treatment plant project
Details: The plant treats 80 percent of San Francisco’s sewage and stormwater flows
Status: Construction set for next summer
Cost: $939 million

Related: November 2015 Project Roundup: Groundbreaking Ceremonies, Constructions and More

Cambridge
Project: Diversified reuse of biosolids project
Details: Lystek awarded contract
Status: Planning phase
Cost: Unknown

Florida
West Palm Beach
Project: UV disinfection to inactivate cryptosporidium
Details: Xylem installing its Wedeco LBX Series UV disinfection system 
Status: Planning phase
Cost: Unknown

Idaho
Nampa
Project: Wastewater treatment plant upgrades
Details: Phase one lowers phosphorus limits to meet standards
Status: Construction underway
Cost: Up to $214 million

Related: December 2015 Project Roundup: Groundbreaking Ceremonies, Construction and More

Illinois
Jacksonville
Project: New water treatment plant
Details: Existing plant will be demolished next year
Status: Slated for December completion
Cost: $32 million

Iowa
Ames
Project: New water treatment plant
Details: Can pump 15 mgd to city
Status: Ribbon-cutting ceremony held
Cost: $70 million

Kentucky
Danville
Project: Water treatment plant overhaul
Details: Increases capacity from 10 mgd to 12 mgd and improves water quality
Status: Dedication ceremony held
Cost: $23.7 million

Related: January 2016 Project Roundup: Groundbreaking Ceremonies, Construction and More

Maine
Lincolnville
Project: Sewer collection and treatment system upgrade
Details: Current wastewater treatment system is privately owned and was built in 1991
Status: Planning phase
Cost: $3.3 million

Minnesota
Savage
Project: Second water treatment plant upgraded
Details: Upgraded facilities can now handle 4.3 mgd
Status: Operations restarted
Cost: $7.2 million

Montana
North Central
Project: New water treatment plant
Details: Will serve 30,000 residents
Status: Groundbreaking held
Cost: Unknown

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New York
Auburn and Owasco
Project: Installation of treatment systems
Details: Carbon treatment systems will absorb algal toxins
Status: Construction planned
Cost: Unknown

Dolgeville
Project: Wastewater treatment plan upgrades
Details: includes two sludge pumps, one grit pump and electrical power controls
Status: Construction underway, slated for March 2018 completion
Cost: $989,000

Oneida
Project: Flood mitigation project at wastewater treatment facility
Details: FEMA-approved designs addressing WWTP’s berms, storm water management and effluent pumps
Status: Contract awarded to Marcellus Construction
Cost: $1.87 million

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Kingston
Project: Wastewater treatment plant upgrades
Details: Upgrades necessary due to flooding from Superstorm Sandy in 2012
Status: Planning phase
Cost: $1.3 million

Ohio
Columbus
Project: UV disinfection for two water treatment plant
Details: Disinfection planned for Dublin Road Water Plant and Hap Cremean Water Plant
Status: Planning phase
Cost: $4.8 million

Oregon
Project: Ozone water treatment project
Details: Will treat microcystin, which caused a two-day tap water ban in Toledo in 2014
Status: Slated for completion this summer
Cost: $15 million

Oregon
Portland
Project: New plant to handle cryptosporidium
Details: The EPA revoked a variance earlier this year after cryptosporidium was detected several times
Status: Planning phase
Cost: $500 million

Rhode Island
Warwick
Project: Wastewater treatment plan upgrade
Details: Upgrade bolsters plant against 500-year flood levels
Status: Completion ceremony held
Cost: $17 million

South Dakota
Pierre
Project: Updated wastewater treatment system
Details: New system will use UV light to disinfect water
Status: Planning phase
Cost: $1.45 million

Texas
White Oak
Project: Wastewater treatment plant expansion
Details: Gives plant ability to handle 2 mgd
Status: Renovations complete
Cost: $4.1 million


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