Calumet Water Reclamation Plant

Owner/Engineer: Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago, Chicago, IL

Installation of the Central Boiler Facility

  • 17,000 SF Central Boiler Building
  • Four New Replacement Boilers to Heat Entire Plant
  • New Steam Piping
  • Boilers Fired by Natural and Digester Gas
  • New Entrance Road and Parking Area
  • Site Grading and Lighting

New Raw Wastewater Pumping Station and Appurtenant Facilities

  • Design Capacity of 600 million gallons per day.
  • New Screen Building containing five 10-foot wide screen channels, mechanically cleaned screens and three conveyor belts.
  • New Pump Buildng contains 6 raw sewage pumps with 1500 HP motors and both 64″ and 96″ discharge piping and valves, new control rooms, locker rooms and showers.
  • Both buildings are framed in reinforced concrete with precast concrete wall panels and roof, and include architectural, mechanical and electrical systems.
  • New roads, walks, site grading and finishing, and site utilities to the new buildings.