Eloy Detention Center WWTP

Client:  Corrections Corporation of America

Location:  Eloy, AZ


  • 0.9  MGD expansion and recharge
  • Water and wastewater and water infrastructure to support a $200M prison expansion
  • Water infrastructure improvements included:
    • More than a mile of interconnecting waterline
    • 250 GPM well site with 500,000 gallon reservoir and booster pump station
    • Modeling of water system
  • Wastewater infrastructure improvements included:
    • New 0.9 MGD wastewater treatment plant
    • Headworks consisting of sewage grinder and screen (Augermonster)
    • Package above grade (Davco) WWTP consisting of surge tank, activated sludge treatment with nitrogen removal, secondary clarification and aerobic sludge digestion
    • High efficiency turbo blowers for process aeration
    • Disk filtration (Kruger)
    • Chlorine contact basin
    • Effluent recharge basins
    • Sewer lines from the new prison to the new wastewater treatment plant
  • All permitting efforts for the APP permit, permit to construct, Eloy building permit and 208 Plan Amendment

Services Provided:

  • Design
  • Permitting
  • Construction administration
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CCA Reservoirs
Chlorine Contact Basin and Chlorine Shed
Cloth Media Filtration
Turbo Blowers
Effluent Weir
Process Tanks
Process Tank
Headworks In Foreground