SUEZ won the Smart Water Company of the Year award at the Global Water Awards 2017. This award recognizes the companies that have contributed the most to the advancement of digital technologies in the water sector.
Each year, the Global Water Awards are awarded in the framework of the Global Water Summit, the world’s largest global event for the Water industry, which took place on 24 and 25 April 2017 in Madrid.
Created in 2006, these awards recognize innovating initiatives in the water sector, assessing:
This year, SUEZ wins the "Smart Water Company of the Year" award.
The award was collected by Carlos Campos, Chief Operating Officer of the Global Business Line SUEZ Advanced Solutions, at a dinner held on April 24 at the Palacio de Cibeles in Madrid.
In particular, it was stressed that SUEZ has an installed base of smart water meters, leak detectors and turbidity sensors which topped 100,000 in North America in 2016. Armed with its Aquadvanced toolbox, SUEZ continues to blaze a trail ahead of the competition, with the ambitious goal of reading every meter, every hour, every day.
Nominations are shortlisted by a panel of industry experts and the winners are voted for by the event’s subscribers, reflecting the views of the international water community. The other companies competing as finalists in this category were Gutermann AG, Iota Services and Xylem.