Water & Wastewater Treatment

Water & Wastewater Treatment

Safe water is the foundation of thriving communities. Through its water expertise, Black & Veatch is helping to address that need for communities worldwide. Our knowledge fosters health and wellness and fulfills one of life's most basic needs for millions of people.

With increasing challenges globally, fresh thinking about drinking water and wastewater is not just important, it’s vital. Communities face many hurdles. Their issues range from regulatory to health to the environment. Aging infrastructure needs updating, but funding is often scarce. Customer demand grows, but sources and supplies are dwindling.

Black & Veatch knows how to solve water problems. We have expertise in drinking water supply, treatment and distribution. Our capabilities include:

  • Membrane treatment
  • Ozone systems
  • Ultraviolet disinfection
  • Dissolved air flotation
  • Desalination 
  • Conveyance

At the same time, our systems return treated wastewater to the environment safely and efficiently. With an eye to the future, we turn wastewater into a valuable resource through innovative water reclamation and reuse strategies.

Black & Veatch helps clients meet their challenges while balancing fundamental environmental, economic and social aspects of water. We provide realistic solutions that reflect our understanding of each client’s business model and unique needs. We deliver facilities, infrastructure and systems that work as well in practice as they do on paper, today and far into the future.

Water & Wastewater Treatment Services

Facilities Design

In the past decade, challenges in water and wastewater treatment facilities design have...


All water projects, regardless of scope, are complex. Numerous details require...

Process Design

The selection of a process design partner is more important, and complex, than ever....

Residuals Management

Water treatment plants are trusted to produce safe drinking water. At the same time,...

Technology Solutions

We believe that serving clients today means reaching beyond...