Project Info:
City of Pittsfield, MA

Tertiary Phosphorous, Aluminum, and Nitrogen Removal System


Project Value:
$51.6 Million

Project Highlights:
This complex system replaces the secondary clarifier mechanism, and brings Pittsfield into compliance with stringent EPA regulations.

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Pittsfield Water Treatment Plant Nutrient Removal - Pittsfield, MA

Methuen Construction won the contract to build a tertiary phosphorus, aluminum, and nitrogen removal system that replaces the secondary clarifier mechanism at the Wastewater Treatment Plant in Pittsfield, MA.  The project also involves installing monitoring instrumentation, modifying existing structure/piping to optimize nutrient removal, and replacing sludge thickening/dewatering systems. Upon completion of this complex project, Pittsfield's treatment plant will be in compliance with new stringent EPA regulations.