Bellwood Quarry Water Treatment Facility

overhead view of Atlanta Water project

Published by on April 11, 2018 9:10 am

Bellwood Quarry City of Atlanta Water Treatment Facility, Atlanta, Georgia

Owner:  City of Atlanta
Contractor:  PC Construction
Location: 900 Lois Street Atlanta, Georgia
Tons: 637 tons of 100% galvanized steel creating a pump house
Building Type: Water treatment facility (Industrial)

This formerly abandoned quarry will be home to a 90-day emergency drinking water supply for the Atlanta, Georgia. Steel, LLC supplied the 637 tons of steel used to build the pump house for the facility. Among plans for the 280 acres area are recreation spaces, playgrounds, walking trails, and connections to the Atlanta Beltline’s Westside Trail. The facility is expected to open in 2019.

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Cover of ENR magazine from March 12, 2018