Along with the increase in production capacity, the client will upgrade technologies to state of the art to ensure minimum energy input and maximum yield. The client has prioritized sustainability with a mandate to capture any waste heat/energy, reduce/recycle water within the process, treat and reduce wastewater discharged and incorporate any green technologies that are feasible for the site such as solar panels, geothermal heating/cooling, and others.
WSP has been retained to provide process, mechanical, architectural, structural, civil and electrical assistance to complete the conceptual design and capital cost estimate for the new facility on this brownfield site. WSP will also develop full P&IDs for the process to prepare for the Detailed Design Phase. The facility will be approximately 5000 SM and include offices, shops, warehouse, process and packaging.