WABAG secures Desalination Order from Mangalore Refinery

Deepthi | Myequity news | Date : 22-01-2019 19:55:00 IST

VA TECH WABAG LIMITED, a leading pure play water technology Indian Multinational Company has secured INR 467 Crore worth order from Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals Limited ('MRPL') towards engineering and construction of a 30 MLD Sea Water Desalination plant expandable upto 70 MLD in Mangaluru, Karnataka.

The scope of this Design and Build contract includes engineering, supply, erection, construction and commissioning of a 30 MLD Sea Water Desalination plant over a period of 22 months. WABAG will build the plant using state of the art technologies, including sea water reverse osmosis, brackish water reverse osmosis and ultra- filtration systems. The project also includes cross-country piping of 11 Kilometers to deliver the water to MRPL's refinery. The plant aims to minimize the fresh water dependency of MRPL once completed. Post successful commissioning, WABAG will also be awarded a contract towards Operation & Maintenance of the plant for a period of 10 years.

Commenting on this order, Mr. Pankaj Sachdeva, CEO - India Cluster said, "This Desalination order win on the back of similar order in Africa last quarter, is a testimony to WABAG's technological edge in providing innovative solutions at competitive prices across the globe."

About WABAG:

Around the world, the WABAG name stands for innovative and successful solutions in the water engineering sector. As an internationally respected expert group, it act as a systems specialist and full service provider with a focus on the planning, installation and operation of drinking and wastewater plants for local government and industry in the growth markets of Asia, North Africa, Middle East, the Central and Eastern Europe.

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