Palembang Waste Water Treatment Plant

Client: Palembang City Council

Contract: Construct Only

Location: Palembang, Indonesia

Project Capabilities

Civil Mechanical & Electrical


The Palembang Waste Water Treatment Plant Project is co-financed by the Australian Government and the Government of Indonesia and will greatly improve the standard of vital water infrastructure and living conditions for many residents in Palembang on the island of Sumatra.

The project represents a significant undertaking and forms a “major part” of a wider program to improve the overall sustainability and resilience of essential water assets in Indonesia.

The scope of the project includes the construction of a 20 ML per day Biotrickling Treatment Plant, including the concrete structures, treatment facilities and system, tanks, pumping station and general infrastructure works for the new plant and pump station.

Specific scope items include: 

  • Approx. 1000 Steel driven piles
  • Approx.15,000 m3 RC structures
  • Mechancial Electrical and Piping supply and installation for:
    • Inlet Works
    • Anaerobic Baffled Reactors (ABR) and ABR Effluent Diversion Box (EDB)
    • Biological Trickling Filter (BTF)
    • NTF feed pump station
    • Clarifier system
    • Chemical dosing system
    • Biogas handling system
    • Odour control
    • Solids handling
    • Septage Receival Station
    • Waste Pump Station

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