04.07.2011

The Discovery channel will air a special documentary on the Victorian Desalination Plant on Tuesday 5th July at 7.30pm. The Build It Bigger program features the $3.5 billion project that is to become the sixth-largest desalination plant on Earth. Located in Wonthaggi, two hours south of Melbourne, there are currently 3,500 workers constructing 29 buildings and 52 miles of pipelines.

peckvonhartel Senior Principal, Yvonne von Hartel AM is interviewed in the documentary, discussing the design of the large-scale Plant. With the project less than a year from completion, Build It Bigger is there to see how this engineering marvel is built and learn how it may revolutionize how cities worldwide get their water.

Click here to find out more about the program.