Phase 1B WWTP Biological Improvements

In 2014, the District completed an update to its 2008 Facility Plan, identifying the scope for Phase 1B improvements. The treatment facility will maintain a capacity of 8.63 MGD but will meet current and future regulatory requirements and have a simplified hydraulic profile. The $46 million project included the following major additions and improvements:

  • Raw Sewage Pumping Station
  • Primary Clarifiers
  • Biological Process
  • Secondary Clarifiers
  • UV and chlorine disinfection
  • Excess Flow
  • Operations and Electrical building
  • Primary sludge fermentation facilities
  • SCADA
Location
Kishwaukee Water Reclamation District, IL