Background informationProject Created: February 22, 2010
Western Branch WWTP Nutrient Removal
Year in Operation:
Water & Waste
Design / Construction
Substantial Alteration of Existing Facility
Upgrade to existing plant to bring into compliance with Exec. Order of Governor of MD requiring "limits of technology" for nutrient removal. Addition of a Return Activated Sludge pumping station and various improvements to the existing Three-Sludge process.
Delivery Method as described in the country where it's located:
Design Bid Build
Is the project still active:
Design was 70% complete as of 6.1.2009
6660 Crain Highway
United States of America
Souces of Project Support (Non-monetary)
Access to Land: WSSC already controls existing site.
Souces of Project Support (Monetary)
From Public (Government) Sources to Producers: $42.2 million in WSSC bonds.
Project Delivery & Finance Method
All Public Finance. Public Sponsor contracts for initial design, and separately contracts for initial construction. Public Owner operates and maintains the resulting facility.
Construction Manager At Risk Variants: Public Sponsor contracts with Construction Contractor after Design is Complete.