OwnerCity of Presque Isle
12 Second Street
Presque Isle, ME 04769
Dana Fowler, PE
Project TypeLandfill Closure
465 South Main Street
Brewer, ME 04412
Start / FinishJune 2014 - September 2014
Description / Significance
This project required the design, permit approval and construction of a landfill capping system for the closure of 9.2 acres of a municipal landfill and the modification of the existing landfill gas collection system.
Scope of work included:
- 14,300 cubic yards of barrier soil covered by liner and composite.
- Hauled and placed 14,300 cubic yards of select borrow covered by 7,100 cubic yards of loam.
- The borrow source for the site was turned into an irrigation pond for future irrigation use by a local farmer.
This project was recipient of the 2015 AGC Build Maine Award in the Municipal/Environmental category and the 2015 Governor’s Award for Environmental Excellence.