Goldenfields Water engaged Gongues Construction to perform the Stage 1 civil works at the Oura Water Treatment Facility, which included the renewal and upgrade of the High Voltage Assets.
The high voltage upgrade forms Stage 1 of the Oura Water Treatment Plant Upgrade, which will enable the housing of new infrastructure and the ability to meet future demands.
Stage 2 of the project will include the construction of reservoirs and aerators and Stage 3 will include the pump station and dosing renewal.
Above: The original Oura Treatment Plant
The works for Stage 1 included:
Goldenfields Water staff installed the high voltage assets with the assistance of Schneider, Safegroup and RIC Electrical.
The upgrade commenced in April 2021 and the site was commissioned in November 2022.
The high voltage upgrade will result in:
Above: the slab for the main building being poured
Above: Framework taking place
Above: new switch room building being constructed
Above: Air conditioning units to keep the HV room under 23ºC
Above: Protective screen in the HV blast room
For more information on this project, call the Goldenfields Water office on 6977 3200 between 9am and 4.30pm, Monday to Friday.