Report tracks 28 percent jump in water, wastewater infrastructure outlays
- Published: Monday, 11 July 2016 10:50
- Written by Concrete News
Sources: Bluefield Research LLC, Boston; CP staff
Municipal water & wastewater utilities’ budgeting suggests pipe, treatment plant and pump expenditures will exceed $532 billion between 2016–2025, representing a 28 percent increase against comparable investment over the 2006–2015 window. The projected 10-year total is split by water treatment, supply and delivery, 48 percent; wastewater treatment and conveyance, 44 percent; and, storm water management, 8 percent.