A number of improvements and miscellaneous upgrades to the Dresden Elevated Storage Tank are required to increase the reliability of the tank and its functionality for the next 20 plus years. The required works include the following:
- Complete removal and replacement of the interior and exterior coatings of the tank
Installation of additional health and safety features and a code- compliant guardrail system on the tank roof
Installation of a hydrodynamic mixing system inside the tank to improve water age and chlorine residuals
Installation of accessory upgrades including new antenna supports
Upgrades to the lighting system
Minor upgrades to the process mechanical equipment within the base of the structure
CIMA Canada Inc. was retained as the Engineering Consultant to coordinate and manage the rehabilitation of the project. In December 2017 the project was awarded to Landmark Municipal Services and work was completed July 2018.