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A Reliable Partner.

Water & Waste Water​


JM Switchboards has been operating for over 30 years and has a proven track record in delivering water and waste water projects and products to both urban and remote regions. We have a solid core of experienced personnel who specialise in switchboards within the water / waste water sector and have assisted many companies and Councils with tailor made solutions. JM’s specialities include:


• Motor Control Switchboards

• Treatment Plants

• Pump Stations

• System Design and Drawings

• Pumps

• Telemetry

We can also produce your pump, pipework and mechanical drawings if required.

Water Projects

Recent Projects

Cairns Regional Council Waste Water Treatment Plants LEAP Membrane Electrical Works 

Upgrade of Leap Membrane Electrical works. Manufacture six new VSD cubicles. Carry out staged replacement of three VSD cubicles at Northern Plant and three at Southern Plant by removing existing VSD Cubicles and installing new cubicles while keeping the plant operational.

Project Value $330K

Cairns Regional Council Edmonton Waste Water Treatment Plant Clarifier Construction

Upgrade electrical and controls to new Clarifier. Install new conduits, pits, cable tray and cables. New Power and control Switchboard, PLC, instrumentation and SCADA. Install lightning protection. Testing, commissioning and operator training.

Project Value $580K

Tablelands Regional Council Tinaroo Sewerage Treatment Plant Upgrade

Upgrade of electrical services at Tinaroo Sewage Treatment Plant. New Power supply, power and control switchboard, SCADA equipment, conduits, pits and cabling. Supply and install field controls and instrumentation and plant lighting. Plant was kept operational during works.

Project Value $480K

Aurukun Shire Council Water and Sewerage Infrastructure Upgrade

Electrical repairs and upgrades to five bore pump switchboards, four sewage pump station switchboards, water treatment plant. Replace booster pump set. Install and commission new telemetry package and upgrade remote monitoring and control panel at council depot. Repairs to two standby generators.

Project Value $390K

Torres Strait Island Regional Council Poruma Island Sewage Plant upgrade

Design, Manufacture supply and remote area installation of two sewage pump station switchboards. Design, manufacture supply and remote area installation of sewage treatment plant switchboard Supply and installation of standby two Generators.

Project Value $690K

Cairns Regional Council Pump Station H Upgrade

Merger and relocation of a minor and a major sewage pump station. Manufacture and Install Control Switchboard. Install SCADA equipment, sewage pumps odour control equipment. Integration of standby diesel pump controls.

Project Value $110K

10 Year Guarantee.  
JM Switchboards will repair any failing switchboard during the Reliability Guarantee period*. 

Water Contact


TELEPHONE (07) 4035 2411


ADDRESS 242-244 Hartley St Bungalow QLD 4870 Australia

POSTAL ADDRESS PO Box 5934 Cairns QLD 4870 Australia

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