DENVER — United Utilities announced the CH2M HILL and VolkerStevin joint venture (C2V+) as one of four CDPs for the Asset Management Programme 6 (AMP6) contract, a design and construct framework for the next capital investment period from 2015 to 2020, with a possible extension to 2026, according to a press release.

The framework comprises multidisciplinary activities including design, construction, commissioning, project management, testing and maintenance of water and wastewater treatment works, pumping stations, pipelines, reservoirs and mechanical and electrical installations, stated the release.

Both CH2M HILL and VolkerStevin have a long and effective track record of working with United Utilities and the two companies also work together in other sectors including environmental, flood defense and marine for clients such as the Environment Agency, continued the release.

“This is a great opportunity for CH2M HILL and builds on an already strong relationship the firm has with United Utilities, said CH2M HILL’s Global Water Market President Greg McIntyre. “As Construction Delivery Partner for the AMP6 period, C2V+ will be working in partnership to help deliver top-quality water and wastewater infrastructure solutions and to support United Utilities with its vision of becoming the North West England's leading service provider."