Maple Reinders was awarded the Design-Bid-Build contract by Glenmore Ellison Improvement District to construct a pump station and reservoir as part of the Ellison Separation upgrade works. The goal of the new system is to provide potable water to the Ellison area while maintaining the use of the existing water distribution system for irrigation purposes.
The scope of work in the contract included the following components pump station site preparation; pump station site civil works including tie-ins to existing water mains; pump station supply and installation of structural and building construction components, mechanical and process equipment; building electrical components; reservoir site preparation; reservoir site civil works including tie-ins to existing water mains; reservoir supply and installation of structural and building construction components; and the reservoir mechanical and process equipment; reservoirs building electrical components.
The construction of the school took place while the existing Westbrook School (built in 1953) was in use for an entire school year. The contract included abatement and demolition of the existing school which was undertaken during the summer break.