Three leading industry members supported the NCEDA’s work in community engagement and desalination education.
These Gold Industry Sponsors each generously committed $20,000 per year over five years to support the Desal Discovery Centre. The Centre’s Gold Industry Sponsors also participated as collaborators in research projects.
Valoriza Water Australia. Valoriza is an Alliance Partner with the WA Water Corporation in the construction of the Southern Seawater Desalination Plant at Binningup, and is operating and maintaining the 154 ML/d plant for the next 25 years. The company’s Australian head office is based in Perth.
Together with its international arm, Valoriza Agua, the company is an international leader in water treatment and reverse osmosis technology, designing, building and operating drinking water, wastewater, tertiary, reuse and more than 60 desalination treatment plants around the world to produce more than 1,600 ML/d of drinking water. Valoriza Agua supplies water to over 10 million residents across six countries.
Osmoflo. Osmoflo is the largest Australian desalination and water recycling company. Operating to world standards, it is Australia’s market leader in reverse osmosis desalination technology. The privately owned company has delivered over 340 projects in Australia and overseas, with 130 long-term operation and maintenance agreements. It has a workforce of 220 people located throughout a network of offices in all mainland Australian capital cities, Chile, Dubai and India.
GHD. GHD is at the forefront of the water industry, delivering sustainable water solutions across the globe, covering every element of the water cycle for urban, rural and industrial water applications. GHD engineers, scientists and planners provide sustainable, cost-effective and innovative water solutions and assist water utilities and others who provide water services to optimise infrastructure and adapt to environmental changes in ways that balance the needs of our communities.
GHD delivers significant projects all over the world. Examples include desalination plant work in Australia, USA and the Middle East; major water recycling projects like the Western Corridor Recycled Water project in Australia; and work on a wastewater treatment plant so that it meets high nutrient removal standards to protect the quality of water in Chesapeake Bay in the USA.