Tech Tour: Deer Island
Friday, May 17, 2013
Registration: 9:15am | Tour of the Facility: 9:30am-12:30pm
Location: Deer Island, 190 Tafts Avenue, Winthrop, MA
- 48,600 HP of pump capacity, capable of moving 1 billion, 270 million gallons of water each day?
- 8 Acres of clarification ponds serving 43 Boston metropolitan communities?
- A cryogenic plant that produces over 200 tons of pure oxygen a day?
- Enough methane gas production to generate heat for all buildings on the site and approximately 3 megawatts of electricity?
and dozens of other amazing examples of technological wonder and ingenuity?
Join the BOMA Boston Engineering Committee for a behind-the-scenes Tech Tour of Boston Harbor's state-of-the-art Deer Island water treatment facility, the second largest water treatment facility in the U.S.
Daniel O'Brien, P.E., Director, Deer Island Water Treatment Plant, Massachusetts Water Resources Authority
Please note: All attendees must register at least 48 hours in advance to submit names for a mandatory security check.
Members Register Online | Faxable Registration Form
Questions? Contact Maggie Collins, 617-399-7856