This project involved upgrades to the existing grit removal system at the Belle Glade Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) operated by Glades Utilities Authority. Globaltech’s responsibilities included administrative and design, construction, and commissioning services.
The original equipment for the headworks consisted of two grit removal trains which utilize the Jones-Atwood Jeta Grit system including circular grit chambers, paddle wheel mechanisms, air lift grit pumps, grit classifiers, and grit dumpsters. The equipment had fallen into disrepair and was in need of upgrades and/or replacement.
Globaltech evaluated different upgrade options and provided the following construction services:
Work under this contract was administered by Palm Beach County Housing and Community Development and followed the requirements of the Davis-Bacon Fair Labor Act. Completed in 2010.
Palm Beach County Water Utilities
Belle Glade Waste Water Treatment Facility