Englishman River Water Treatment Plant
The Englishman River Water Treatment Plant is located near Parksville, BC for the City of Parksville. Contract 1 includes the Raw Water Intake and the Water Treatment Plant and Pump House. Contract 3 includes the City Yard Shop Building. For Contract 3, which began first, FMI’s scope includes electrical wiring, grounding, 25kV main service and distribution equipment, communications and lighting.
The electrical work consists of the installation of cable tray, conduit, ductbank cabling grounding, wiring, fixtures and final connections and testing. The instrumentation work consists of supply, installation and testing of nearly a hundred instruments and the supply, installation, testing and integration of the control systems. The installation of the 25 kV distribution system, including the main 25kV service equipment, is spread across both Contracts and includes 25kV cable and step-down transformer installation to both the water treatment plant and the raw water pumping station.