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Carcross Water Treatment Plant

Winner of the 2014 Yukon Engineering Award of Excellence

 
When you look at this building now, it’s impressive. The technology, the modernization of this kind of facility is critical for the community.
— Yukon MP Ryan Leef
 

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ABOUT

This facility provides state of the artwater treatment facilities for the Carcross community. It is designed to maximize efficiency of services while minimizing the envelope.

It includes a truck bay, water treatment area, offices and an upper mezzanine and is designed in response to the severe northern climate and to protect the service area from the strong winds from Bennett Lake.

Constructed in steel, with metal and cement board cladding to provide a robust durable building with a pleasing aesthetic. Its envelope is exterior insulated to avoid condensation issues.

 

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