Moody AFB Wastewater Treatment Plant Operation

Partnership Need/Requirement

  • Moody AFB desired to lower the operating costs for its contractor-operated water and wastewater treatment plants


Partnership Description

  • The Air Force approved an Intergovernmental Service Agreement (IGSA) that allowed Lowndes County to operate Moody AFB’s Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant located on base
How the Partnership Works
  • Moody AFB established a sole-source service contract for operation and maintenance of the plant infrastructure
  • Lowndes County replaced the former contractor and assumed full responsibility for operation of the plants
  • The contract is for a base year, plus four option years
Partnership Benefits
  • Moody AFB saved +$250K in annual cost avoidance in FY17 and FY18 (Saved the base 38% in comparison to previous contracts)
  • Contract cost stays in the local community