Veolia has signed a new contract with AngloGold Ashanti Ltd, the world’s third largest gold producer. Veolia Ghana Ltd will be responsible for operating and maintaining all the water treatment plants for the Obuasi open-cut and underground mines in Ghana. Under this three-year contract, Veolia will provide all its operational expertise for the mining industry. No fewer than six facilities are needed to guarantee the treated water and discharge quality for AngloGold Ashanti’s Obuasi mine: four wastewater treatment plants and two drinking water treatment plants. Their management has been entrusted to Veolia Ghana Ltd for a period of three years.