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Managing a Precious Resource

Water is among our most precious and strained resources. At CDM Smith, we’re applying advanced technologies with an integrated approach—engineering water reuse in the Middle East, desalination in California and applying ultraviolet disinfection for New York City’s water. We’re providing exceptional water quality while treating infrastructure and the environment in a responsible, sustainable way.

  • Featured Solutions

    We deliver the full range of consulting, engineering, construction and operations services to create and implement comprehensive, sustainable solutions in water, environment, transportation, energy and facilities.

  • Facilities + Water
    Landlocked Lesotho Builds Landmark Dam

    Lesotho’s water infrastructure program will supply water and stimulate the economy.

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  • Oil and Gas + Water
    Less Brine, More Benefits

    First-of-its-kind, integrated water treatment and reuse system helps Marathon Oil Company protect the environment and fresh water supplies.

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  • Making Asset Management a Priority

    An asset management program is helping the Narragansett Bay Commission empower staff and lower wastewater treatment risks and costs.

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  • Oil and Gas + Water
    Rethinking Water Use in the Eagle Ford Shale

    Marathon Oil's integrated water management strategy provides a sustainable approach to shale oil development.

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  • Metals and Mining + Design-Build
    The Power of Recycling

    CDM Smith provided fast-track design-build for Johnson Controls' integrated stormwater and industrial wastewater treatment system.

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Fort Irwin Water Treatment Plant Taking Shape


CDM Smith is designing and building Fort Irwin’s advanced water treatment plant. The 3-year project includes an electro-dialysis reversal water treatment process, wells and conveyance system, allowing the Army to meet its future potable water supply needs by maximizing groundwater reuse in southern California’s Mojave Desert.

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The Best ad for NLTN project

We transformed the highly polluted Nhieu Loc-Thi Nghe canal into a clean waterway with landscaped banks and waterside parks.

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10 Questions about Industrial Water Reuse

10 questions to consider about industrial water reuse
What are the potential costs and savings of industrial water reuse? Our Al Goodman has answers to this and nine other important questions about water reuse >>

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