Wastewater Awards

Asplund Wastewater Treatment Facility

2017 - 2014  Gold Peak Performance Award 
                       
National Association of Clean Water Agencies 
                       
No permit violations in calendar years 
2013  Silver Peak Performance Award, NACWA 
           No
 more than 5 permit violations in a year 
2012  Platinum 5 Peak Performance Award, NACWA 
           5-years with no permit violations 
2011 - 2008  Gold Peak Performance Award, NACWA 
            No permit violations in calendar years 
2007 - 2001  Silver Peak Performance Award 
             Assoc. of Metropolitan Sewerage Agencies (AMSA) 
           *(AMSA changed name to NACWA in 2004) 
             No more than 5 permit violations in calendar year 
1997 - 1996  Silver Peak Performance Award, AMSA 
            No more than 5 permit violations in calendar years 
1995  Large System Plant of the Year, Alaska  
           AK Water Wastewater Management Assoc. (AWWMA) 
1995 - 1994  Gold Peak Performance Award, AMSA 
            No permit violations in calendar years 
1993 - 1992  Silver Peak Performance Award, AMSA 
            No more than 5 permit violations in calendar years 
1991  Outstanding Plant of the Year, S. Central Alaska 
          AK Water Wastewater Management Assoc. 
1988  Plant of the Year for S. Central Alaska 
          AK Water Wastewater Management Assoc. 
1987  AWWU Work Unit of the Year

Eagle River Wastewater Treatment Facility

2016  Silver Peak Performance Award, NACWA
           
No more than 5 permit violations in calendar year
2015 - 2014  Gold Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            
No more than 5 permit violations in calendar years
2013 - 2012  Silver Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            No more than 5 permit violations in calendar years
2011  Gold Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            No permit violations in calendar year
2008  Gold Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            No permit violations in calendar year
2007 - 2005  Silver Peak Performance Award, NACWA
             
No more than 5 permit violations in calendar years
2004 - 2001  Gold Peak Performance Award, NACWA
              No permit violations in calendar years
2000  Silver Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            No more than 5 permit violations in a year
1999  Platinum 5 Peak Performance Award, NACWA 
           
5-years without a permit violation
1998 - 1994  Gold Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            No permit violations in calendar years
1996  Municipal Work Unit of the Year
           
Honorable Mention
1995  Best Performance, EPA Region 10
           
Operations & Maintenance
1995  National Runner-up Best Performance, EPA
           Operations & Maintenance
1994   Silver Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            No more than 5 permit violations in calendar year
1993  Gold Peak Performance Award, NACWA
           No permit violations in calendar year
1992  AWWU Work Unit of the Year
1886  Plant of the Year, S. Central Alaska
           
AK Water Wastewater Management Assoc.
1985  Accident Free Award
         
10 years without a lost time accident

Girdwood Wastewater Treatment Facility

2016  Silver Peak Performance Award, NACWA 
           No more than 5 permit violations in calendar year
2014 - 2010
  Silver Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            No more than 5 permit violations in calendar years
2009  Gold Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            No permit violations in calendar year
2006  Gold Peak Performance Award, NACWA
            No permit violations in calendar year
2005 - 2004  Silver Peak Performance Award, NACWA 
             No more than 5 permit violations in calendar year
1985  Plant of the Year, Alaska 
           
AK Water Wastewater Management Assoc.

 

Water Awards

Eklutna Water Treatment Facility

2017 - 2003 Water Fluoridation Award for Excellence 
            AK Dept. of Health and Social Services
2003  AWWU Work Unit of the Year
1992  Outstanding Facility of the Year, S. Central Alaska
           Alaska Water Wastewater Management Assoc. 
1989  Civil Engineering Achievement of Merit
           
Eklutna Water Project
1988  Outstanding Civil Engineering Achievement
           Pacific Northwest United States 
           
Eklutna Water Project
1997  Best Tasting Water, US Conference of Mayors

Ship Creek Water Treatment Facility

2003  Facility of the Year, Alaska 
            Alaska Water Wastewater Management Assoc.
1999    Director’s Award, Partnership for Safe Water
             
American Water Works Assoc. / EPA 
1997 - 1996  Large System, Plant of the Year, S. Central Alaska                                 
             Alaska Water Wastewater Management Assoc.
1987  Water Plant of the Year, Alaska
             
Alaska Water Wastewater Management Assoc.
1985  Plant of the Year, S. Central Alaska
             
Alaska Water Wastewater Management Assoc.