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Santa Cruz do Capibaribe, Brazil wastewater treatment system 90% complete

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  • Santa Cruz do Capibaribe, Brazil wastewater treatment system 90% complete
  • Santa Cruz do Capibaribe, Brazil wastewater treatment system 90% complete

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ACCIONA
The water business of ACCIONA concentrates on water treatment and reverse osmosis desalination, a technology in which it is the world leader.
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ACCIONA, through its AGUA business (50%), has partnered with the Brazilian company GEL (50%), to carry out the works of the wastewater treatment system of Santa Cruz do Capibaribe, Pernambuco, Northeastern Brazil.

The project is part of the Pernambuco Water Sustainability Plan, PSHPE and it is financed by the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD).

Currently, the overall works are 89% complete, with a total 6.141m³ of concrete applied. The construction of the pumping stations is 65% complete, with 928m2 of total concrete applied. Once completed, it will benefit more than 105,000 people.

With this project, ACCIONA continues to consolidate its presence in the water treatment sector in Brazil through its Water business, following the construction of the Arrudas WWTP, in the State of Minas Gerais, and the Alcântara WWTP, in the neighbouring State Rio de Janeiro.

 

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