MWRA, Blue Hills Covered Storage Design-Build Project

Milton, MA


Barletta Engineering Corporation




2011 Engineering Excellence Award, ACEC

As part of an effort to eliminate open distribution storage resevoirs, Massachusetts Water Resources Authority sought to construct two covered drinking water storage tanks. The Blue Hills Covered Storage Project involved the construction of two buried tanks able to contain up to 10 million gallons of water each, site enhancements, and wetlands mitigation. SGH was the structural engineer for the design-build project.