Lac La Biche Biological Nutrient Removal (BNR) Wastewater Treatment Facility (Lac La Biche County, AB)

Project Description

Lac La Biche County, Alberta, July 14, 2011 - Through this project, the Government of Canada, the Province of Alberta and Lac La Biche County will partner with the private sector to design, build, operate and maintain the Lac La Biche Biological Nutrient Removal (BNR) Wastewater Treatment Facility. The project will include: construction of a new biological nutrient removal wastewater treatment facility, which will have the capacity to service 15,000 residents; reconstruction of the lagoon berms; disconnection of the existing forcemain from the lagoon and the rehabilitation/replacement of the existing aeration equipment. This project will respond to the current constraints placed on Lac La Biche's disposal practices; build an environmentally responsible and sustainable plant that is safe to all surrounding communities and residents; and deliver a long-term, modern approach to wastewater management in the County.

Project Information

Federal funding : $3.80 Million

Procurement Model : Design-Build-Operate-Maintain

P3 Canada Fund Infrastructure Category : Wastewater Infrastructure