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Recognising excellence across the entire international water industry within several categories, and rewarding those initiatives in the water, wastewater, and desalination sectors that are moving the industry forward.

Design Assets

Water Leaders Award Nyewasco, Kenya Obras Sanitarias Mar del Plata-Batán, Argentina
Water Deal of the Year Kanpur STP financing, India Shuqaiq 3 IWP financing, Saudi Arabia
Smart Water Project of the Year Safeswim programme, Auckland, New Zealand Antelope oilfield water blockchain management, USA

Global Water Awards Shortlist

  Industrial Project of the Year

Aramco Produced Water Desalination, Saudi Arabia

Petronas IETP, Malaysia

Roy Hill Mining Water Supply, Australia

Seawater Energy and Agriculture System, UAE

  Wastewater Project of the Year

Almahsama drainage recycling, Egypt

Hubei ITEST Decentralised Treatment, China

Koyambedu Tertiary Treatment RO plant, India

Paso Robles WWTP, USA

  Water Project of the Year

Choa Chu Kang Waterworks upgrade, Singapore

Montevina WTP upgrade, USA

Putatan 2 Drinking Water Plant, Philippines

Tai Po Water Treatment Works expansion, Hong Kong

  Desalination Plant of the Year

El Alamein, Egypt

Neom Desalination Plant, Saudi Arabia

Rancho San Lucas Multi-Stage Multi-Purpose Desalination Plant

Shoaiba 3 Exp. 2 IWP, Saudi Arabia

  Public Water Agency of the Year

Air Selangor, Malaysia

Gujarat Water Infrastructure, Ltd, India

Mekorot, Israel

National Water Company, Saudi Arabia

  Breakthrough Technology Company of the Year



Magna Imperio Systems


  Water Technology Company of the Year


Nijhuis Water Technology B.V

Royal HaskoningDHV

Suez Smart Environmental Solutions

  Desalination Company of the Year


ACWA Power


Tecton Engineering

  Water Company of the Year


Essential Utilities, Inc.

H2O Innovation

Kurita Water Industries


The Global Water Awards 2020 is proudly sponsored by:

Dupont Water Solutions

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