Jbeil Wastewater Treatment Plant


Ministry of Energy and Water

Role of BUTEC

French protocol for process Lebanese Government for civil works


Council for Development & Reconstruction (CDR)


Contractor for civil & MEP works and installation of process equipment Contractor for process: Degrémont, subsidiary of “Groupe Suez”, France

Scope of Work

EPC for civil works and electromechanical installation as well as erection of all equipment. The biofiltration used in the process system ensures an increase up to 50% to the overall capacity of the plant.

Project Description

  • Population equivalent: 45,000 PE
  • Total daily design flow: 8,179 m3/d
  • Design peak flow: 903 m3/h
  • Sea outfall DN: 500 mm, length: 910 m
  • 20 buildings and structures, landscaping, irrigation, process and service networks
  • 2 generator sets of 860 kVA and 260 kVA, 2 transformers and MV switch gears. UPS, normal lighting fixtures, CCTV, data, telephone network, SCADA, and intrusion alarm systems
  • HVAC, water supply, drainage, irrigation and sewer, and industrial water network