Goulburn Murray Water has awarded contracts for the supply and construction of a transfer pump station and construction of the Dimboola to Nhill pipeline.
The contract for supply and construction of a transfer pump station in Dimboola has been awarded to CHS Group Australia with works expected to commence in January 2013.
The contract to construct a 38 km pipeline to supply drinking water from the Dimboola Water Treatment Plant to Nhill has been awarded to Mitchell Water Australia.
“Preliminary works will commence immediately, with the major construction process set to commence in January 2013” said Managing Director, Mark Williams.
Upgrade works to increase the capacity of the Dimboola Water Treatment Plant and extensions to the existing urban water main networks in Dimboola and Nhill are complete.
Works on new clear water storage tanks in both Nhill and Dimboola have commenced and will be complete by the end of 2012.
“We remain on target to be providing our Nhill customers with drinking quality water by the middle of 2013”, Mr Williams said.