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EBRD supports reconstruction of wastewater facilities in Belarus

27-11-2019
Belarus, Europe. European Union, investment, water treatment, wastewater treatment

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has granted nearly €26.8 million (S$40.3 million) sovereign loan for the improvement of wastewater treatment facilities in Belarus. The investment will benefit more than 3,00,000 residents of Belarus by providing improved water quality. The fund will help redevelop and rebuild the …

France and EIB to improve water supply and wastewater treatment system in Mariupol

04-11-2019
France, EIB, European Investment Bank, water supply, water treatment

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a Declaration of Intent (DoI) with the Government of France and the City Council of Mariupol for creating a new municipal water supply infrastructure in Mariupol. As per the terms of the DoI, EIB has agreed to invest €35m (S$53 million) in the modernisation of the Mariupol water supply and …

Editor’s pickTen-year water infrastructure CAPEX forecast could reach US$673 billion, based on market conditions

24-09-2019
bluefield, research, water infrastructure, CAPEX, municipal utilities capital expenditures, infrastructure investment, forecast

In the U.S., municipal utilities are forecasted to spend US$629 billion on capital expenditures (CAPEX) over the next decade to address increasing demands on water and wastewater infrastructure. While the baseline forecast projects a 2.6 per cent annual growth rate, in-line with historical trends, Bluefield Research’s scenario analyses …

Editor’s pickPUB biggest concern on water security, Hyflux consortium could withdraw: Analysts

22-03-2019
Hyflux, Tuaspring, Salim-Medco consortium SM Investment, debt moratorium

Singapore's water security is the only thing that matters and the main motivation behind water agency PUB’s announcement last night that it would take over Tuaspring's desalination plant, should Hyflux subsidiary Tuaspring Private Limited (TPL) be unable to cure its defaults by April 5, observers said. It has also agreed to waive any …

Siemens and Bentley systems strengthen their strategic alliance

30-08-2018
Siemens, Bentley systems, strategic alliance, joint innovation investment programme

In the companies’ latest Alliance Board meeting, Bentley Systems and Siemens decided to further strengthen their strategic alliance. The two companies have decided to extend their existing agreement, to further develop their joint business cooperation and commercial initiatives. Therefore, the joint innovation investment programme will be …