Design and Construction of Sludge and Septage Disposal Facilities at Tafaigata, Togitogiga and Vaiata

As part of the Water Sector Support Programme, there is a need to build facilities (the facilities) that receive and treat the sludge generated at the new wastewater treatment plant for Apia and the septage (septic tank material) pumped out of septic tanks on Upolu and Savaii as part of the septic tank maintenance programme

Client:

MNRE

Location

Tafaigata, Togitogiga and Vaiata


Funded by:

WaSSP

Project Period:

January 2009 – 2010

Project Description:

As part of the Water Sector Support Programme, there is a need to build facilities (the facilities) that receive and treat the sludge generated at the new wastewater treatment plant for Apia and the septage (septic tank material) pumped out of septic tanks on Upolu and Savaii as part of the septic tank maintenance programme.


The facilities will comprise:

  • Two sludge lagoons, and associated infrastructure at Tafaigata ;

  • Two sludge lagoons, and associated infrastructure at Togitogiga ;

  • Two sludge lagoons, and associated infrastructure at the Savaii Landfill Facility in Vaiata.

Project Services:

  • Design sludge and septage disposal facilities

  • Supervise construction of sludge lagoons, roads, plant beds, infiltration areas, and receiving structures

  • Assist with stakeholder consultations

  • Soil Sampling

  • Geotch Survey

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