Veolia to construct and manage utility facilities in Egypt
Veolia signs contract with Egyptian Electricity Holding Company to construct water and wastewater treatment systems
Veolia, through its subsidiary Veolia Water Technologies, has been awarded a contract by Egyptian Electricity Holding Company to construct and set up water and wastewater treatment plants for Assiut Supercritical Power Plant and Cairo West Power Plant.
Supporting Egypt Vision 2030 to drive sustainable urban development and economic growth, the state-owned Egyptian Electricity Holding Company chose Veolia Water Technologies for its expertise in the field wastewater treatment systems for supercritical power plants.
“We are committed to our promise of resourcing the world and continue to bring this commitment to Egypt, as seen with our partnership with Egyptian Electricity Holding Company,” said Thierry Froment, chief operating officer, Veolia Water Technologies Middle East.
Veolia Water Technologies takes care of design and build, along with delivering integrated systems to treat water and wastewater.
VWT Egypt have around 200 employees, mainly engineers and technicians able to implement the Veolia worldwide technologies to the local market possessing industry-leading technologies and bringing global best practice and expertise, it will enable Assiut Supercritical Power Plant and Cairo West Power Plant to operate at maximum capacity while serving its boiler feed’s high demand for extra-pure demineralized water.