News | February 11, 2014

Terratec Awarded Biosolids Contract For Cobourg

Terratec Environmental Ltd., a division of American Water's market-based subsidiary, American Water Enterprises, has been awarded a two-year contract by the Town of Cobourg, Ontario, for the removal and application of biosolids.

The work will consist of the removal, transportation and land application of about 10,000 cubic meters of biosolids from the Cobourg Water Pollution Control Plants.The value of the contract is approximately $260,000.

"Terratec is pleased at the opportunity to work with Cobourg once again and looks forward to a continued relationship with the town,” said Douglas Legge, president of Terratec Environmental Ltd. “The Terratec team has extensive experience in the removal and application of biosolids and we are proud to offer our skills and knowledge to complete this project in a safe, efficient and environmentally responsible manner.”

Terratec Environmental Ltd.
Terratec Environmental Ltd. provides biosolids management, transport and disposal services to municipal and industrial customers in Canada. It is part of American Water Enterprises, the market-based subsidiary of American Water.

About American Water
Founded in 1886, American Wateris the largest publicly traded U.S. water and wastewater utility company. With headquarters in Voorhees, N.J., the company employs approximately 6,700 dedicated professionals who provide drinking water, wastewater and other related services to an estimated 14 million people in more than 30 states and parts of Canada. For more information, visit

SOURCE: American Water