Kelowna Landfill

Area 1 (year 2019)

Scope includes: Construction of 800m of road and ditch, install utilities for 450m of landfill gas, 500m of watermain and culverts, construct cleanouts and raise all surface features to finish ground, construct 250m of berm, 21,500 sqm of base liner structure and 1700m of leachate collection system and Decommissioning of Area 1.

Planned Schedule: 6 months

Construction Schedule: 5 months



  • Stakeholder / Client satisfaction became a contributing factor in the evaluation results of Acres being the selected proponent for Area 2 (Phase 2).
  • Final contract value is less than the actual contract value as a result of cost effective planning and collaboration amongst Acres, the client and the design team.

Area 2 (year 2020)

Scope includes: Construction of new cell that includes earthworks, installation of an engineered liner system for a new cell that ties into an existing cell liner, and leachate collection system. In addition, road and ditch construction, paving and utility installation that includes watermain, leachate foremain, landfill gas, stormwater and electrical.

Planned Schedule: 7 months (May – Dec 2020)

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