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# of Projects: 1
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Background informationProject Created: April 11, 2011

Project Name: Van Cortlandt Park Filtration Plant
Year in Operation:
Sector: Water & Waste
Subsector: Water, Tunnel
Status: Design / Construction
Type: Substantial Alteration of Existing Facility
Description: $3 billion water filtration plant built in Van Cortlandt Park (under existing golf course) to capture, filter, and treat water coming to NYC from the Croton reservoir system (east of the Hudson River) through the Croton aqueduct and into NYC.
Delivery Method as described in the country where it's located: Design Bid Build
Is the project still active: Yes
Comments: NYC DEP project, the result of consent decree with US EPA. Project is in Van Cortlandt Park, and will be built under portions of an existing golf course. The driving range will be placed on top of the project after completion. Estimated completion in 2014.

Project Locations

Address: Jerome Avenue
City: Bronx
Country: United States of America

Address: Jerome Avenue
City: Bronx
State: New York
Country: United States of America

Address: 3100 Jerome Avenue
City: Bronx
State: New York
Country: United States of America

Souces of Project Support (Non-monetary)

Checkbox Checked Access to Land: Temporary access through public park DOWN into the bedrock to catch, filter, and treat water on its way through the Croton system to NYC.

Souces of Project Support (Monetary)

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From Public (Government) Sources to Producers

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Direct Cash Support: NYC DEP. Water charges will recoup capital expenditures over life of the system.

Project Delivery & Finance Method

Project Delivery:
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.

Procurement Approach

Project Component
Based Selection
Request for
Request for
for Bids

Term for Key Components & Forms of Contract

Project Component
Initial Design and Construction
Mandatory Statutory Form
NYC DEP contract formats. 

Project Value (If and As Known)

Date of Estimated Project Value: April 12, 2011
Project Value
Hard Cost
Hard & Soft Costs
$2-10 Billion US


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