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Global Water Awards 2017 Madrid, Spain | 24 April

 

2017 Awards Shortlist

2017 Global Water Awards | Madrid, Spain | 24 April

Global Water Intelligence is proud to announce the shortlisted entries for the 2017 Global Water Awards. Voting will open on 6th March 2017 to all eligible voting groups, and the awards themselves will be presented by Nassim Nicholas Taleb, Former Trader, Risk Specialist, and Author, at a special ceremony to be held on the evening of 24 April 2017 at the Palacio de Cibeles, Madrid, Spain. More information on all shortlisted entries to come soon.

Water Company of the Year
Desalination Company of the Year
Smart Water Company of the Year
Breakthrough Water Technology Company of the Year
Water / Wastewater Project of the Year
Industrial Water Project of the Year
Municipal Desalination Plant of the Year
Industrial Desalination Plant of the Year
Water Deal of the Year
Water Leaders Award

 


Water Company of the Year

For the water company that made the most significant contribution to the development of the international water sector in 2016.
 
  • ACCIONA Agua
  • Culligan International
  • Kurita Water Industries
  • RWL Water
 

Desalination Company of the Year

For the desalination company which made the greatest overall contribution to the desalination industry in 2016.

  • Cadagua
  • Doosan Heavy Industries and Construction
  • Hitachi Zosen
  • Utico

 


Smart Water Company of the Year

For the company which made the greatest contribution to the advancement of digital technology in the water sector in 2016.
 
  • Gutermann AG
  • IOTA Services (South East Water)
  • SUEZ
  • Xylem
 

Breakthrough Water Technology Company of the Year

For the early-stage technology company which made the most impressive commercial breakthrough into the global water technology market in 2016.
 
  • AYYEKA
  • EMEFCY
  • Gradiant Corporation
  • Water Planet
 

Water / Wastewater Project of the Year

For the water or wastewater project, commissioned during 2016, that shows the greatest innovation in terms of optimising its physical or environmental footprint.
 
  • Antarctic Reuse Project
  • Liupanshui Sponge City, China
  • Perth Groundwater Replenishment Scheme, Australia
  • Stickney Nutrient Recovery Facility, United States
 
 

Industrial Water Project of the Year

For the project, commissioned in 2016, that represents the most impressive technical or environmental achievement in the field of industrial water.

  • Co-op Refinery Complex, Canada
  • ETHYDCO ZLD Plant, Egypt
  • MM2100 Wastewater Treatment Plant, Indonesia
  • Novelis ZLD Plant, China 

 


Municipal Desalination Plant of the Year

For the municipal desalination plant, commissioned during 2016, that represents the most impressive technical or ecologically sustainable achievement in the industry.
 
  • Al Ghubrah IWP, Oman
  • Az-Zour North 1, Kuwait
  • Ras Abu Fontas A3, Qatar
  • Yanbu 3, Saudi Arabia

 


Industrial Desalination Plant of the Year

For the industrial desalination plant, commissioned during 2016, that represents the most impressive technical or ecologically sustainable achievement in the sector.
 

  • Escondida SWRO, Chile
  • Jorf Lasfar, Morocco
  • Reliance Jamnagar Expansion, India
  • Sadara SWRO, Saudi Arabia

 


Water Deal of the Year

For the deal, signed in 2016, which has made the biggest contribution to the advancement of private sector participation in the international water sector.
 
  • Aqaba Desalination Plant Financing, Jordan
  • Barka 4 IWP Financing, Oman
  • Bulacan Bulk Water Financing, Philippines
  • Vista Ridge Pipeline Financing, United States

 


Water Leaders Award

For the most dramatic performance improvement in a water utility in the developing world in 2016.
 

  • Nairobi City Water and Sewerage Company, Kenya
  • Ghana Water Company Limited
  • Khulna Water Sewerage Authority, Bangladesh
  • Water Authority of Fiji