Energy + Water
Maximizing Energy Resources, Minimizing Costs
Energy, Environment, North America, Sustainability, Water, Smart Energy
CDM Smith partnered with the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority to upgrade the Blue Plains advanced wastewater treatment plant. It will be the largest plant in the world to use Cambi technology, and the first in the United States.
Assessing BRT Alternatives on Ashland Avenue
Government, Green Design, North America, Sustainability, Transportation, United States
With more than 31,000 bus boardings per weekday, Ashland Avenue has the highest ridership of all Chicago Transit Authority routes. We partnered with the authority to identify how bus rapid transit could enhance transit operations along the 16-mile stretch and provide a more sustainable option for the community.
Energy + Environment
Renewable Waste-to-Energy Facility Fuels Florida County
Design-Build, Energy, Environment, Facilities, Government, North America, Smart Energy, Sustainability, United States
This Florida WTE facility--the first in 15 years--is a model of sustainability and significantly improves the environment. It can process 1 million tons of municipal solid waste per year, generate enough electricity to power 56,000 homes, and reduce landfilling in Palm Beach County, Florida by up to 85 percent.
Reinventing the H.L. Mooney Advanced Water Reclamation Facility
Facilities, Government, North America, United States, Water
The construction of a new multi-purpose home for the Mooney facility that will revitalize the facility’s image, support a collaborative and state-of-the-art work environment, and educate the Chesapeake Bay community about environmental stewardship