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Wednesday February 11, 2015

Acquisition of Two companies to reinforce our development in water for industry


SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT, via its subsidiary Degrémont, has acquired Poseidon, a Canadian company specialized in separation systems for industrial water treatment and B&V Group, a British company specialised in water treatment chemicals, equipment and services for industry.



Wednesday February 11, 2015

Contract to operate Gabal El Asfar Wastewater Treatment Plant in Cairo, Egypt


SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT has won a 4-year contract worth a total of €84 million to operate and maintain two of the wastewater treatment plants at Gabal El Asfar1 in Cairo. This contract was won in a consortium2 with three Egyptian companies: DHCU, ARCOM and ICAT3 . SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT will be in charge of operating the facilities and their rehabilitation, a testament to the confidence that CAPW4 has in Degrémont’s operating know-how and its international expertise in water treatment.



Tuesday January 20, 2015

Signature of a solar-powered seawater desalination research contract in Abu Dhabi


At the World Future Energy Forum in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, a research contract to study seawater desalination using solar power was signed by Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company, Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, GDF SUEZ and SUEZ ENVIRONNEMENT in the presence of Ségolène Royal, French Minister of Ecology, Sustainable Development and Energy. The contract provides for a study of possible use of 100% solar power to desalinate seawater, a feat that would be a world premiere. This project is part of a contract signed in June 2014 by Degrémont.



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