Shelby Wastewater Treatment Plant

Shelby Wastewater Treatment Plant


This project included several additions to an existing plant, as well as construction of new buildings.

The scope of the work included:

  • New aeration basin
  • Two new final clarifiers
  • 700,000 square foot compost building
  • Processing facility
  • Operations building
  • Blower building
  • Maintenance facility
  • Trickling filter, 140-ft. in diameter
  • New chlorine contact chamber

A substantial amount of the work was self-performed, including new mechanical piping and equipment, and all concrete work.

The concrete work included walls from 12 inches to 2 feet thick, a half-acre slab storage area, and slabs with metal hardener.