Glossary

ASP® – Activated sludge process
CDR™ – Customized design report
DBB – Design-bid-build
DB – Design-build
DBO – Design-build-operate
DBOF – Design-build-operate-finance
Effluent – Outflow of treated water from water recycling facility
Greenfield – A project to build infrastructure on undeveloped land
MBR – Membrane bio-reactor
MGD – Million gallons per day
O&M
– Operation and maintenance
PPP (or P3) – Public-private partnership
RFP – Request for proposal
RFQ – Request for qualifications
SBR – Sequential batch reactor
SOQ – Statement of qualifications
SRF – State Revolving Funds
TAP™ – Turnaround Plan
WRF – Water recycling facility

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