PRESS RELEASE 20 Jul 2009
Pöyry awarded technical assistance services for main waste water treatment plant in Paris
PÖYRY PLC Press release 20 July 2009 at 1:10 p.m.
Pöyry has been awarded technical assistance services in the rehabilitation of the pre-treatment unit of the Seine Aval main water treatment plant in Paris by the Syndicat Interdépartemental pour l'Assainissement de la Région Parisienne (SIAAP). The value of the contract amounts to about EUR 3 million and it is included in the orderstock for June 2009.
The Paris Seine Aval waste water treatment plant is among the largest plants in the world, with a flow capacity of 1,855,000 m3/d i.e. around 7 million PE. In complying with the European Water Framework Directive requirements, the pre-treatment unit will be fully renovated, including hydraulics of waste water inception, degridding, sand and grease removal and treatment and deodorization of the unit.
Pöyry's scope of services includes the review of bidding documents for construction, bid evaluation and assistance to contracting, check of general and detailed design, works supervision and commissioning. The assignment will be completed by 2019.
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