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River Mountain Water Treatment & Transmission Facility

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1350 Richard Bunker Ave.
Henderson, NV
Completed: 2002
Cost: $29 M
Other Size Measure: 11 Acres
45,000 sq.ft. Laboratory & Administration sapce
Owners: Southern Nevada Water Authority
Contractors: Electrical Engineers-MW-Hill
Geotechnical Engineers-Kleinfelder
General Contractor-Kiewit Corporation (dba Lake Mead Constructors)
HVAC, Plumbing, Fire Alarm Design-Harris Consulting Engineers
Photographers-Michael Plyler Photography
Structural Engineer-MW-Hill
Description: The design team used a collaborative, consensus-based approach that involved team problem-solving with the client, the prime engineer, and the community-at-large. Several workshops were held throughout the project with a Citizen’s Advisory Committee to help steer the design of the facility.
Award(s) Won:
Extra Note: AIA Nevada Design Awards (2005) Entry No. B05058, Submission.
UNLV Architecture Studies Library holds: Form Core Boards, Project Identification Form, Photo Release Form, Intern Compensation Disclaimer Form, Exteriors Photos, Site Plan, Floor Plans, Interior Photos and CD

"Nevada Best of 2007: River Mountain Water Treatment Facility." Southwest Contractor. December 2007: 101.

Projects. [online] Available: Accessed October 21, 2005.

Smith, Hubble. “Water quality lab in Henderson nearly complete.” Las Vegas Review-Journal. 13 November 2006. [Online]. Available: <>. Accessed: November 13, 2006.