Acciona has been awarded the contract for the construction and operation over the next 25 years of three water treatment plants in Saudi Arabia. They will have a total capacity of 440,000 cubic metres per day and will serve a population of 2.1 million. This news is further proof that Acciona is not only made up of its listed renewable subsidiary, but also has profitable businesses within the Group.
Acciona water sector
Acciona has been awarded a contract to design and build a desalination plant in Jebel Ali worth 250 million dollars (200 million euros). The contract was awarded by the Dubai Water and Electricity Authorities.
A consortium led by Acciona has been awarded an 800 million euros water management contract in Veracruz (Mexico) for a 30-year period. With this contract, apart from boosting its presence in Mexico where the company has been operating for 40 years, Acciona will increase its experience in the country’s water sector.