Infrastructure Projects

System improvements, upgrades and projects

We are continuously working to maintain and improve the water system.  Some of the major projects we are currently working on involve the installation of new, or the replacement of existing, equipment and facilities needed to provide safe, reliable water service.

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Woodford Avenue Softening Plant - Plainville

May 27, 2022 Connecticut

Project Goals and Objectives

The construction of a water softening plant at the Woodford Avenue well field is beginning. The project includes the construction of a new building and water softening system, a sewer line, and replace the existing main from the plant site to Woodford Avenue. 

Scope of Work

The project includes the construction of a new building and water softening system, 40-ton salt silo, and construction of an approximate 1,500-foot sewer line for connection to the Town system.  In addition to the softening project, Aquarion has decided to replace the aging 1,500-foot water transmission main from the plant site to Woodford Avenue.  The contractor will be mobilizing to the site on Friday, 5/20/22 with utility excavations beginning the following week of 5/23/22.  The treatment system equipment will arrive in late 2022, with construction of the plant completed in the middle of 2023. 

Schedule

  • Work begins 5/20/22
  • Utility excavations begin the week of 5/23/22
  • Completion expected in Mid-2023

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