Alvarado Water Treatment Plant, Modernization

Project Type
Water Treatment Plant
Malcom Pirnie for City of San Diego
San Diego, CA

Platt/Whitelaw Architects was retained by an engineer prime to provide services for modernization of this water treatment plant, including design, plans and specifications for six new buildings at the Plant. The work was designed for a working facility and therefore for phased construction. Integrated architecture and artwork visually draw visitors through the plant’s processes, showcasing each phase of treatment, thereby educating visitors about protection and conservation of water resources. This project resulted in ASCE Project of the Year.