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28 Sep 2021 Luxembourg
Improvements in service quality and environmental resilience for Seville and 11 surrounding municipalities.
25 Mar 2020 SEVILLE
Digging an illegal well to irrigate crops is a widespread practice in Spain as water becomes increasingly scarce. But around 100 such boreholes have been blocked off recently around Lucena del Puerto, a small town some 70 kilometres (45 miles) west of Seville in southern Spain, which has won notoriety for being the epicentre of groundwater theft.
12 Mar 2015 AGADIR
Abengoa SA, started work on a desalination plant in Agadir, Morocco, that will supply water to 500,000 people. The Seville-based energy and environment company said it had arranged $86 million in financing with local banks for the PPP.
27 Feb 2014 SEVILLE
Abengoa SA (ABG) agreed to sell its holding in the Qingdao seawater reverse-osmosis desalination plant in northeastern China to one of its venture project partners for 53 million euros ($72 million). The Seville, Spain-based company said the plant, in operation since early 2013, has a capacity to purify 100,000 cubic meters a day of salt water...
24 Apr 2013 sinGapore
PUB, Singapore's national water agency's Active, Beautiful, Clean Waters (ABC Waters) Programme has been conferred the Utility Performance Initiative of the Year at the Global Water Awards 2013 presented at the Global Water Summit in Seville, Spain. Started in 2006, the ABC Waters Programme is a long-term initiative by PUB to transform Singapore's utilitarian drains, canals and reservoirs into beautiful streams, rivers and lakes that are well-integrated with the surrounding parks and spaces, and create focal points and recreational spaces for the community to enjoy...
22 Apr 2013 SOFIA
Bulgaria’s deputy-minister of regional development and public works Dobromir Simidchiev will attend the annual conference World Water Summit 2013, the press office of the ministry announced. The international event, gathering a wide range of water sector specialists, will take place April 22-23 in Seville, Spain...
4 Feb 2013 Spain, SEVILLE
Spanish company Abengoa SA announced last week that it has started commercial desalination operations at its plant in Qingdao, in China’s Shandon province. The plant will produce 100,000 cubic meters of drinking water a day. The $184 million USD project is being financed by Chinese banks Under the contract, Abengoa will operate and maintain the plant for 25 years...
21 Nov 2012 CHILE, ANTOFAGASTA
Chile's mining sector faces obstacles due to water shortages in the northern part of the country and the high cost of energy needed to transport water to higher altitudes, according to a senior mining executive. Peter Beaven, president of Australian mining company BHP Billiton, said Chile’s mining sector requires “more energy at lower costs...
20 Nov 2012 SEVILLE
Abengoa, the international company that applies innovative technology solutions for sustainable development in the energy and environment sectors, has begun construction of the Nungua desalination plant in Ghana, the first in western Africa. The desalination plant, which will require an investment of $125 million USD, will have a capacity to produce 60,000 m3/day using reverse osmosis technology...
9 Jan 2012 Spain, SEVILLE
Spanish-based technology solutions company for sustainability in the energy and environment sectors Abengoa Solar last week won its first water supply contract from the Turkish government. Turkey’s Ministry of the Environment and Urban Planning awarded the $28.6 million USD contract to Abengoa for development of the Dogubayazit water supply system on the country’s eastern border with Iran...
27 Oct 2011 SEVILLE
Spanish engineering group Abengoa won a $566 million USD contract to build an aqueduct in central Mexico from Mexican water authority Conagua. The company will operate and maintain the plant for 22 years. Abengoa expects total revenue from the long-term maintenance contract to be over $1.3 billion USD...
16 Nov 2009 TEL AVIV, Israel
Israel's leading water meter manufacturer, Arad Ltd., which is controlled by two Jewish communities — Kibbutz Dalia and Ramot Menashe — earlier this month signed a memorandum of understanding to acquire a 51 percent stake in Spain's Contadores de Aqua de Zaragoza SA, also known as Contazara. The cost of buying the majority equity stake in the Spanish company is $12...