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Wood secures $189m contract

The three-year contract extension with Melbourne Water is the second renewal since 2012.

The new contract will allow Wood to continue providing maintenance and capital works for wastewater treatment works, pumping stations and sewage trunk systems until 2022.

This is the second contract renewal for Wood to deliver mechanical, electrical, instrumentation, process control and civil maintenance services, where a team of approximately 250 personnel has been employed across various sites.

Wood President of Operations Services Business in Australia Ralph Ellis said Wood is delighted to continue supporting Melbourne Water’s critical treatment works and systems.

“Wood is providing critical infrastructure support for cities across the world and we are committed to building on our successful track record to ensure safe and reliable maintenance to support important water systems for the Melbourne area.

“This extension is testament to the strong relationship we have built over seven years on the contract and demonstrates our efficient delivery of services, focus on safety and commitment to deliver continuous improvement.”

With more than 20 years’ experience supporting the water and wastewater sector throughout Australia, Wood said it is committed to improving local infrastructure.

The initial contract with Melbourne Water was signed in 2012, followed by the first renewal in 2016.

For more information visit the Wood website.

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