TES to Upgrade Belcarra and Lahardane WWTP’s

TES to Upgrade Belcarra and Lahardane WWTP’s

TES have recently been awarded a contract by Irish Water for Upgrade Works at Belcarra and Lahardane WWTP’s in Co. Mayo. The project will support Irish Waters first national plan to ensure that the environment is protected from the impacts of wastewater discharges.

TES were awarded the contract following an intensive selection process involving companies throughout the UK and Ireland and will shortly be commencing works. The project will incorporate the following elements;

Belcarra WwTP Upgrade Works

  • Maintain current treatment levels during Design Build stage.
  • Inlet flow measurement and sampling.
  • New primary settlement tank.
  • New forward feed pump station.
  • New Rotating biological contactor.
  • New Secondary settlement tank.
  • Provision for sludge holding.
  • Final effluent flow measurement and sampling.
  • Refurbishment of existing control building

Lahardane WwTP Upgrade Works

  • Supply and install of a new 6mm automatic inlet spiral screen
  • Inlet flow measurement and sampling.
  • New Primary settlement tank.
  • New fine bubble diffused aeration (FBDA) system.
  •  New secondary settlement tank.
  • Sludge holding tank.
  • Supply and install final effluent (washwater) pump station

Commenting on the recent award TES Contracts Manager Ciaran Donnelly said “we welcome another opportunity to work with the Irish Water team and look forward to commencing works on this project. Both the works under this contract are in need of extensive upgrading in order to meet the new Irish Water standards and represent another opportunity for TES to demonstrate our technical capability to deliver water and wastewater treatment projects.”