Victoria, BC– The first construction contract for the Wastewater Treatment Project has been awarded. Harbour Resource Partners has been awarded a $272 million contract to build the wastewater treatment plant at McLoughlin Point, which includes the construction of three main components:
- A 108 MI/d tertiary wastewater treatment plant located at McLoughlin Point;
- a cross-harbour undersea forcemain between Ogden Point and McLoughlin Point; and
- a marine outfall for treated wastewater at McLoughlin Point.
Harbour Resource Partners were selected by the Wastewater Treatment Project through a competitive selection process and is a consortium of experienced firms including AECOM Canada, Graham Infrastructure, HDR|CEI, SUEZ, Graham Capital and Michels Canada.
Construction will begin in April on the McLoughlin Point Wastewater Treatment Plant. This component of the Wastewater Treatment Project is being funded by the Government of Canada, the Government of British Columbia and the CRD core area municipalities.
About the Wastewater Treatment Project
The Wastewater Treatment Project will provide tertiary treatment for wastewater from the core area municipalities of Victoria, Esquimalt, Saanich, Oak Bay, View Royal, Langford and Colwood, and the Esquimalt and Songhees Nations. The Wastewater Treatment Project will be complete by the end of 2020, and consists of the McLoughlin Point Wastewater Treatment Plant, the Residuals Treatment Facility at Hartland Landfill, and the conveyance system that will carry wastewater from across the core area to the treatment plant, and residual solids to the Residuals Treatment Facility.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Andy Orr, Senior Manager
CRD Corporate Communications