Client: City of Saint John

Thorne Ave Lift Station

The Thorne Avenue Lift Station is a new facility built in Saint John, NB, which is one of the largest sanitary wastewater (sanitary and stormwater flows in a partially combined sewer system) pumping stations in the Province. This lift station will convey approximately 70% of the total flow being delivered to the new Eastern Wastewater Treatment Facility through a 4.5 km long 600 mm diameter force main. Some of the electrical services we provided are:

  • 2500 AMP, 3 phase, 600V bus duct service.
  • 1280KW standby generator
  • Building grounding system
  • Building services (lighting, general power, heating, etc.)
  • Distribution systems
  • PLC controls
  • Motor Control Centre
  • Heat Tracing
  • Fire Alarm system
  • Security system
  • Communication system
  • Cable tray system
  • Instrumentation