Lake Pleasant Water Treatment Plant


Ames Construction // Water & Wastewater Treatment // Lake Pleasant Water Treatment Plant

Project Location: Phoenix, Arizona

Client: City of Phoenix

Synopsis of work:

This design-build project, located in the undeveloped desert on the outskirts of Phoenix, contained earth consisting of conglomerate and caliche. The earth materials required blasting to excavate more than 450,000 cubic yards of material for the final structural excavation. The project also included 140,000 cubic yards of site grading and 20,000 Lineal feet of underground process piping.

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Construction of raw water intake structure
Pouring concrete foundation
Project included structural excavation and underground process piping