Culpeper Water Pollution Control Plant Upgrade


Culpeper Water Pollution Control Plant Upgrade
Value: $27,700,000
Completed: 2010
Location: Culpeper, VA
Owner: Town of Culpeper
Engineer: Hazen & Sawyer
Summary: Refurbish, Upgrade and Expand Wastewater Treatment Plant

Description: Expanded the 4.5 MGD plant to 6.0 MGD and upgraded the plant for Limit of Technology ("Lot") nutrient removal. The project included two new 148 diameter BNR tanks, new process air blowers, two new 105 diameter secondary clarifiers, new denitrification filters, new ultraviolet disinfection facilities, new diurnal and 6 MG wet weather flow equalization facilities, new gravity belt thickening facilities, upgrade of alum storage and feed facilities, and new methanol and alternative carbon source storage and feed facilities.

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