Global Water Intelligence (GWI) announced the winners of the 2015 Global Water Awards, which were presented on 27th of April during the Global Water Summit at the Nasioutzik Museum in Greece. The winners were announced in a ceremony presented by José Manuel Barroso. Barraso, former president of the European Commission and prime minister of Portugal from 2002 to 2004, delivered a speech on the global importance of water to our world and commented on how “we need leadership in the private and public sector to make water sustainable.”
Abengoa was recognised as Water Company of the Year, due to its contribution to the water sector in 2014 through its projects, research, and customized solutions for each client, as well as the diversification of its non-desalination assets.
The unique and innovative characteristics of the Vista Ridge water transmission project also caught the attention of the committee.
Water company of the year Abengo
Desalination company of the year Saline Water Conversion Corp.
Water project of the year Lake Water Treatment Plant (WTP) phase 2
Wastewater project of the year Agua Prietta Wastewater Treatment Plant
Desalination plant of the year Ras Al-Khair SWRO, Saudi Arabia
Water reuse project of the year Silicon Valley Advanced WTP, USA
Industrial water project of the year Jurong Industrial Water Reuse Pilot, Singapore
Water deal of the year Mirfa IWPP financing
Water technology company of the year MetaWater
Water performance initiative of the year Adelaide Metropolitan Water Distribution
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