Fairmont, MN

About This Project

Location: Fairmont, MN
MOD: General Contracting
Contract: $28,401,600 (Hard Bid)


The Fairmont Water Treatment Plant is a new 41,000 square foot water treatment plant located near Budd Lake in Fairmont, MN. The plant can handle up to 5.4 million gallons per day using conventional lime/soda ash softening, sand filtration, and granular activated carbon absorbers. The plant also generates sodium hypochlorite for chlorine disinfection.


Additional project highlights:

  • 400,000-gallon clear well
  • Two 210,000-gallon backwash reclamation basins
  • Eight filter cells
  • 8,900 cubic yards of concrete poured
  • Process pipe/valves ranging from 4” to 36”
  • On-site museum