J.R. Filanc Construction specializes in constructing, renovating, and expanding water and wastewater treatment facilities. Since 1952, Filanc has completed over 300 projects for both the private and public sectors throughout California and the Southwest. We are an award-winning general contractor and design-builder that exemplifies continuous innovation and commitment.

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  • Michelson Biosolids Sets the Andritz Drum

    Filanc’s Michelson Water Recycling Plant, Biosolids & Energy Recovery Facilities project for Irvine Ranch Water District received and set its first big piece of equipment, the Andritz dryer drum. The Andritz drum weighs 62,000 pounds, has a 12 foot diameter, and is 39 feet long. Filanc crews, in coordination with our Staff Designer, lifted the drum off […]

  • Modesto Phase 2 BNR – 2015 Top Water & Wastewater Project!

    2015 Top Water & Wastewater Projects. Water & Wastes Digest just released their 2015 Top Water & Wastewater Projects in their December edition, 2015-2016 Reference Guide. Filanc is excited to see the City of Modesto’s Phase 2 BNR/Tertiary Wastewater Treatment Plant project among the winners. Filanc was selected as a 50 percent partner in a joint […]

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Awards & Honors

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    2010 – Associated General Contractors, 1st Place National Construction Safety Excellence Award

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    Winning with Design-Build: 2009 National Award of Excellence Water/Wastewater

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    AGC Education Foundation honors Jack Filanc with an Education Friend Award