Datakorum, the new investee of Almar Water Solutions, has been selected by E& Enterprise (formerly Etisalat Digital) for a smart-communication project for water and energy infrastructure in Abu Dhabi, including NB-IoT based gateways for smart metering, electricity and water meters, and five years of associated services.
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This week, Almar Water Solutions, a leading company in the development of water infrastructure and services for water production, treatment, and sales, participated in the 9th World Water Forum held in Dakar, Senegal, from March 21 to 26.
2021 was a year of consolidation for Almar Water Solutions, with the company completing strategic projects and securingagreements. Highlights include the completion of the Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant in Saudi Arabia and the expansion of the services area.
The Shuqaiq 3 desalination plant, with a rated production capacity of 450,000 cubic meters per day and located in the province of Jizan, in southwestern Saudi Arabia, was inaugurated in a ceremony organized under the patronage of His Royal Highness Prince / Mohammad Bin Nasser and the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Environmental, Water and Agriculture.
Almar Water Solutions participated in the Second International Conference on Water, Megacities and Global Change organized by UNESCO. The conference’s goal was to bring together scientists, policy makers, operators, public bodies and civil society to address water security and global challenges in megacities.
Almar Water Solutions’ services business area (Almar Water Services) has been consolidating its activity by providing services to both private and industrial clients, as well as to its own assets. It currently has more than 70 contracts for desalination and wastewater treatment plants, in both Latin America and North Africa.
To mark the one-year anniversary of the deal with the Ridgewood Group, we spoke to Jose Ignacio de la Fuente, Managing Director Ridgewood at Almar Water Solutions, about progress over the last 12 months and his plans for the future.
Water and energy are vital for human wellbeing and sustainable socioeconomic development. Although overlooked by many at first, the role of both water and energy in achieving all the SDGs is now widely acknowledged.
We have reached the last of the interviews in the Shuqaiq 3 series. Carlos Cosín, Chief Executive Officer of Almar Water Solutions, part of Abdul Latif Jameel Energy, discusses the progress of the Shuqaiq 3 water desalination project in Saudi Arabia, and explains its significance for both the country and for Almar Water Solutions.
Almar Water Solutions, a leading company in the development of water infrastructure and part of Abdul Latif Jameel Energy, has acquired a 50% stake in the Chilean company Aguas y Riles S.A. The goal of this acquisition is to enable both companies to grow hand-in-hand by sharing expertise, equipment, experience, and technology in the water sector.