Sustainability Report 2014 - page 32

AsSamra
WastewaterTreatmentPlant
This is a 25 year Built Operate and Transfer (BOT) contract for a wastewater
treatment plant.
Current capacity is 267,000 m
3
/day and expanding to reach 367,000 m
3
/
day. The plant treats the waste water equivalent to 3.5 million inhabitants of
Amman and surrounding areas. The treated wastewater produced complies
with international effluent standards and is used for agricultural purposes.
The US Agency for International Development (USAID) and the US Millennium
Challenge Corporation (MCC) are the international donors supporting this
project. CCC has taken a major role in this project together with its French
partner Degrémont.
• The largest WWTP in the Middle East.
• Up to 95% Energy-Self-Sufficient.
• 4,000 farms or 10,000 hectares are irrigated with the high quality water produced.
• Treated wastewater represents around 10% of country’s total water supply.
KeyPoints
MEGA
PROJECTS
Existing
Water
Sector
Only 145 litres
available per
capita per day
4th Water
Poorest
Country
Population
growth
exceeding
natural
growth rates
Demand
for Water &
Wastewater
services
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