• JBLM Wastewater treatment plant sends treated water to the Puget Sound

    JBLM Wastewater treatment plant sends treated water to the Puget Sound

  • All water on JBLM drains to the Puget Sound

    All water on JBLM drains to the Puget Sound

  • Solo Point is pristine- let's keep it that way!

    Solo Point is pristine- let's keep it that way!

An average of 2.25 million gallons of wastewater flows through Joint Base Lewis-McChord's sewers each day- up to 1 billion gallons per year. The upgraded plant at Solo Point ensures JBLM meets current and future water quality requirements for Puget Sound. This $91-million facility serves JBLM, Camp Murray and the American Lake Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Healthcare System American Lake Division in Lakewood. It was constructed using the most current technologies ensuring the plant meets current and future discharge requirements to protect Puget Sound water quality. It can treat effluent to Class A drinking water standards setting the stage for reclaimed water usage in the future.

Sustainable features of this facility include 45% water use reduction, optimized energy performance, use of locally sourced materials, natural day-lighting, and water efficient landscaping and rain gardens for stormwater management. The plant was also designed to meet the security requirements of the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and include a complete SCADA systems for operations and control.

Additional Information
NPDES Permit, JBLM Solo Point, #WA0021954 x613 Oil Water Separators For End Users at Facilities with OWS PRMP -20201211
X602 Aircraft Deicing PRMP -20201211 x614 Oil Water Separators For PW Staff Maintaining OWS PRMP - 20201211
X603 Boilers PRMP - 20201211 x616 Paint and Coating Operations PRMP 20201211
X604 Dental Amalgam Recovery PRMP - 20201211 x617 Parkerization PRMP - 20201211
X605 Fire Fighting Foam Wastewater Disposal -20201211 x645_ROWPU TWPS LWPS Training 20201211
x606 Food Service Mobile Kitchens PRMP - 20201211 x647_Stryker Hull Water Management in Motor Pools 20201211
x610 Food Service  PRMP - 20201211 x648 Gray Water Collection and Disposal PRMP -20201211
x611 Fuel Tank Purge Facility PRMP - 20201211 x657 Automated Floor Sweepers & Scrubbers PRMP - 20210218
x612 Medical Facilities PRMP -20201211 x658 Automated Industrial Floor Sweepers & Scrubbers PRMP - 20210218
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