PRESS RELEASE 6 Sep 2011
Pöyry assists in the improvement of wastewater disposal and solid waste management in Vietnam
PÖYRY PLC Press release 6 September 2011
Pöyry's Water & Environment business group has been awarded a contract for wastewater disposal and solid waste management for four provincial towns in Vietnam. The assignment, which is funded by the German KfW Development Bank and the Swiss State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO) under the Program North II in Vietnam, has a value of EUR 3.5 million.
The local clients are Lang Son Water Supply and Sewerage JSC, Hoa Binh City People's Committee, Son La Urban Environment One member State Company Ltd. and Bac Ninh Environment & Urban Works Single Member Company Ltd. The assignment is expected to be completed in 2017.
Earlier, Pöyry carried out feasibility studies for the wastewater disposal projects and proposed sustainable solutions, taking into consideration environmental, socioeconomic and technical aspects. The proposed solutions will be implemented in the new project.
The services cover detailed design, tendering and construction supervision for three wastewater treatment plants and sewerage networks including tertiary networks and house connections and one solid waste disposal scheme. The work on the wastewater schemes will be implemented in cooperation with Pöyry's local partner ICC. The solid waste component will be led by our Consortium partner IGIP with support by their subcontractor ANVIET.
Pöyry has a strong track record in the water and waste sector in Asia, which has helped to increase environmental protection and the quality of life of the inhabitants in the area.
Additional information by:
Martin Bachmann, President, Water & Environment Business Group
Tel. +41 44 355 5555
Ralf Bufler, President, Business Area Africa and Latin America, Water & Environment Business Group
Tel. +49 621 8790231
Pöyry is a global consulting and engineering company dedicated to balanced sustainability and responsible business. With quality and integrity at our core, we deliver best-in-class management consulting, total solutions, and design and supervision. Our in-depth expertise extends to the fields of energy, industry, urban & mobility and water & environment. Pöyry has 7,000 experts and a local office network in about 50 countries. Pöyry's net sales in 2010 were EUR 682 million and the company's shares are quoted on NASDAQ OMX Helsinki. (Pöyry PLC: POY1V).