Canal Road Water Treatment Plant

New Jersey American Water

Expansion of plant capacity.

Cost management.


Civil Engineering


The project was a design and build contract for the expansion of an existing water treatment plant to produce an additional 20 million gallons per day. The contract was let on a target cost basis and involved the construction of new settler basins, screening modifications, filter improvements, replacement of pumps and emergency generators. The plant had to continue in operation whilst the expansion works were in progress.