German company selected for wastewater project

KUWAIT: The Kuwait Authority for Partnership Projects (KAPP) has appointed a consortium led by WTE Wassertechnik GmbH Group (WTE) and International Financial Advisors K.S.C.C (IFA) to implement the Umm Al-Hayman Wastewater Projects. KAPP said that Umm Al-Hayman Project will involve the design, financing, building (or upgrading / rehabilitation), testing, commissioning, operation, maintenance and transfer of wastewater treatment plant with a capacity of 500,000 m3/d. It can be expanded in the future depending on flow ability to such to a final capacity of 700,000 m3/d).

A Kuwaiti public joint-stock company will be established to build, operate and manage the project for 25 years according to a partnership agreement with the Ministry of Public Works. The project’s objectives include the improvement of the overall state of infrastructure in Kuwait’s water and wastewater sector; ensuring the standard of sanitary services in the country adheres to both international and local environmental guidelines and best practices. – KUNA

This article was published on 06/12/2017