MELBOURNE, Australia & NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fluence Corporation Limited (ASX: FLC) is pleased to announce that it has executed a contract with partner Hunan Aerospace Kaitian Environmental Technology Company Ltd. (Kaitian Environmental), to deliver an Aspiral™ Smart Packaged wastewater treatment plant to the Yiyang City Government, under its tripartite framework agreement.
Following the successful operation of three pilot sites (announced in June 2018), Fluence’s Aspiral™ wastewater treatment technology has been endorsed by the Yiyang City Government to help meet its future planning requirements in order to comply by 2020 with the Chinese Government’s 13th five-year plan.
The plant, which will consist of four (4) Smart Packaged Aspiral™ L4 units, will be used by the Xielingang Township government, and will treat 800 m3/day of wastewater to Class 1A standards. This is the largest capacity Aspiral™ plant so far deployed in Hunan Province, and will be commissioned as early as January 2019.
Kaitian Environmental Senior VP and GM of PPP company, Dr. Yanchun Ke, said: “As anticipated, we are pleased to deepen and widen our cooperation with the government of Yiyang and Fluence. Fluence’s Aspiral™ solution continues to prove its efficiency for this application and we are happy to provide it to our customers. We look forward to further increasing our activities in China’s wastewater treatment market with Fluence.”
Commenting on this latest milestone for Fluence, Managing Director & CEO Henry Charrabé said: “This endorsement from the Yiyang City Government is another key milestone for our growth in China. It opens the door for other provincial governments to adopt Aspiral™ as the standard solution for rural wastewater treatment. We are very pleased with the fruitful nature of our partnership with Kaitian Environmental and Yiyang City, and this important reference site as Fluence continues to grow in China.”
About Fluence Corporation Limited (ASX: FLC)
Fluence has experience operating in over 70 countries worldwide and employs more than 300 highly trained water professionals around the globe. The Company provides local, sustainable treatment and reuse solutions, while empowering businesses and communities worldwide to make the most of their water resources.
Fluence offers an integrated range of services across the complete water cycle, from early stage evaluation, through design and delivery to ongoing support and optimization of water related assets. With established operations in North America, South America, the Middle East and Europe, Fluence is also expanding into China’s rural wastewater treatment market.
Global consultancy Frost and Sullivan recently awarded Fluence Corporation “2018 Global Decentralized Water and Wastewater Treatment Company of the Year”, noting in their award dissertation:
“While typical decentralized water treatment systems are relatively expensive, complicated, and inefficient, Fluence Corporation leverages innovative and smart technology solutions backed by decades of industrial know-how to excel in water and wastewater treatment solutions. Fluence’s excellence becomes apparent through its success, as the company continues to expand its existing offerings as well as partnerships with other prominent companies in the industry. With its easy to use, sustainable, smart and cost-effective solutions as well as a remarkable year of growth, innovation, and leadership, Fluence Corporation earns Frost & Sullivan’s 2018 Global Company of the Year Award in the decentralized water and wastewater treatment industry.”
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