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SUEZ disposes 4.8% of its stake in AquaSure

SUEZ, AquaSure

SUEZ has agreed with AMP Capital, UniSuper and Macquarie Prism to dispose of 4.8% of its stake in AquaSure, Victorian Desalination Plant (VDP) public-private partnership project in Australia, for a cash consideration of c.AU$76m. The disposal is expected to complete in Q3 2020. After completion, SUEZ remaining shareholding in AquaSure will be …

9th World Water Forum to be hosted in Senegal

World Water Forum

The 9th World Water Forum will be hosted in Senegal, on March 22-27 2021, under the theme: Water Security for Peace and Development. The forum focuses on the 2030 Agenda for transformative action, with a roadmap with four priorities: water security and sanitation; cooperation; rural development; and means tools. By bringing together …

Berghof Membranes names new Global Sales Director

Berghof Membranes

Berghof Membranes is pleased to announce that Antonio Sempere has been given the role of Global Sales Director for the company, effective September 1, 2020. He will join the Berghof Membranes management team led by CEO, Eric Wildeboer. Antonio joined Berghof Membranes in October 2017 and held the role of Regional Sales Manager for the EMEA …

It's a man's man's man's world… Not!

gender equality, feminism, workplace equality

Women’s Equality Day on 26th August and Businesswomen’s Day on 22nd September are days dedicated to working towards a gender-equal world, recognising injustices, celebrating successes by women, and raising awareness of biases that existed historically and presently.  There is currently a lot of discussion around women at work and …

IDE Technologies secures EPC contract for the Aconcagua Desalination Plant in Chile

IDE Technologies, desalination, water treatment, wastewater treatment

IDE Technologies was recently awarded by Aguas Pacífico SpA the EPC contract for the Aconcagua Desalination Plant. The project includes the engineering, supply, construction, start-up and commissioning of a seawater reverse osmosis desalination plant with a nominal production capacity of 86,400 m3/day (1,000 litres per second), that …

Veolia offers to acquire 29.9% of SUEZ

Veolia, SUEZ, acquisition, water

Veolia (VIE) announced today that it has made a firm offer to Engie for the acquisition of 29.9% of the Suez shares it holds. This offer follows Engie's announcement on July 31, 2020 of the launch of a strategic review including its stake in Suez. This offer at a price of €15.50 per Suez share, which can be implemented immediately, is valid …