Site Development

City of Worcester Landfill Solar Project

Type of Construction:
Site Development for 8151 KW DC STC Rated Solar Electric System
Worcester, MA
Borrego Solar Systems, Inc.


A.J. Virgilio Construction performed the site work for the construction of this 25 acre 8.15MW ground mounted solar array on an existing landfill, which also included landfill cap reconstruction work.

A.J. Virgilio’s work also included:

  • Installed and maintained over 4,000 lf of erosion control barriers
  • Constructed over 2,200 lf of roadway and three staging areas on the landfill cap with low ground pressure equipment
  • Constructed repairs to the existing landfill cap
  • Constructed 3,200 ballast stone pads & blocks for the ground mounted solar panel installation
  • Constructed four (4) cast in place concrete electrical equipment pads