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Design, Build and Operate a Solid Waste Disposal Facility: Landfill Gas Recovery and Power Generation System in Amman, Jordan

    Project snapshot:
    Project Name: "DESIGN, BUILD AND OPERATE A SOLID WASTE DISPOSAL FACILITY: LANDFILL GAS RECOVERY and POWER GENERATION SYSTEM"
    Contracting Authority: Greater Amman Municipality (GAM)
    Contractor: "Joint Venture Construction Company Christopher D. Constantinidis S.A. – HELECTOR S.A."
    Helector participation: 50%
    Contract Value: ~ € 20 million
    Contract signed on 17/1/12
     
     
    Brief description:
    The existing Ghabawi landfill is located 40km east of Ammanand is composed of many cells. The scope of the project is the recovery (design and construction)of the 3 first cells and the construction and operation of a Power Generation System. The project is separated in 3 phases. Phase No 1 was executed and completed on time. Currently, Phases 2 and 3 are under construction, their "on time" completion is scheduled for the middle of 2017. The works that are including in this project are the following:

     

    • Capping with soil, gravel and geosynthetic material
    • Leachate recirculation and extraction works: Drilling of leachate wells, installation of vertical and horizontal pipes with all necessary valves, shafts etc. and the construction of a pumpstation
    • Construction of landfill gas network: Drilling of LFG wells, installation of vertical pipes, well heads, manifolds, condensate traps, horizontal networks with all necessary valves, shafts, measurement points, regulation system etc.
    • Installation of one gas flare 2000m3/hr, two boosters 2000m2/hr each and a monitoring system
    • Installation of  power generators with total capacity approximately 5MW, necessary boosters, electrical connections  and monitoring system
    • Operation of the project

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    Design, Build and Operate a Solid Waste Disposal Facility: Landfill Gas Recovery and Power Generation System in Amman, Jordan