METAWATER has received an order for sewage treatment facilities in Hoi An City, Vietnam
～ Adopting our technology that received “Technology Verification for Global Application” from Japan Sewage Works Agency ～
METAWATER Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo; President: Yasushi Nakamura; hereinafter referred as "METAWATER") is pleased to announce that a joint venture group consisting of METAWATER and Tsukishima Kikai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Chuo-ku, Tokyo; President: Kazuhiko Yamada) signed a contract with Hoi An City, Vietnam for “The Project for Water Quality Improvement for Japanese Bridge Area in Hoi An City”, which is Japanese ODA grant aid project implemented by the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA).
The sewage treatment system “Pre-treated Trickling Filter (PTF) System” adopted for this project is the technology we proceeded with development for developing countries and received “Technology Verification for Global Application” issued by Japan Sewage Works Agency*, characterized by “low electricity consumption”, “easy operation & maintenance”, “stable treated water quality”, “low life cycle cost” and so on.
Making use of this technology, we will help promote the development of the local economy by building sewage treatment facilities and repairing waterways in Hoi An City, which is designated as a World Heritage Site “Hoi An Ancient Town”, to enhance water quality in the Japanese Bridge area, thereby improving the living environment and sanitation in the city, and making the city more attractive for sightseeing.
METAWATER takes this opportunity to promote this system to Southeast Asian countries including Vietnam while addressing the resolution of water environment degradation caused by rapid economic growth.
* “Advanced energy saving wastewater treatment process” that received “Technology Verification for Global Application” from Japan Sewage Works Agency is synonymous with “PTF System” that was adopted for this project.
1. Project title
The Project for Water Quality Improvement for Japanese Bridge Area in Hoi An City
2. Construction site
Hoi An City, Socialist Republic of Vietnam
3. Specific project details
・ Construction of wastewater treatment facilities（quantity of treated sewage: 2,000 ㎥/day）
・ Guidance on operation, maintenance and management of the facilities for six months
・ Waterway repair construction
System flow Diagram
* Related news release
Japan Sewage Works Agency Issues the first International Technology Certificate to METAWATER for Advanced Energy Saving Wastewater Treatment Process