VIETWATER and RE & EE Vietnam 2017 open in HCM City

09:48 | 09/11/2017 Industry

(VEN) - UBM Asia has organised VIETWATER and RE & EE Vietnam 2017, Vietnam’s leading water supply, sanitation, water resources and purification event and leading renewable energy and energy efficiency exhibition, in Ho Chi Minh City, from 8 to 10 November. 

vietwater and re ee vietnam 2017 open in hcm city

The exhibition is hosted by Vietnam’s Water Supply and Sewerage Association, with support coming from the Ministry of Construction, International Water Association, Singapore Water Association, Taiwan Water Association, Korean Water Association and other energy associations, including Vietnam Energy Conservation and Energy Efficiency Association, Vietnam Automation Association, Energy Conservation Center Ho Chi Minh City and EU-Vietnam Business Networks, amongst other associations.

More than 480 companies in the water and energy sectors from 38 countries and regions have showcased their products in this year’s exhibition. Fourteen international pavilions from Australia, Belgium, China, the EU, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Japan, Korea, SME Tokyo, Singapore, Taiwan, Thailand and the UK bring in the latest technologies, solutions, equipment and products during the three-day exhibition. The event also provides the opportunity to promote business partnerships between local and international enterprises that are part of Vietnam’s water and energy sustainable development.

vietwater and re ee vietnam 2017 open in hcm city

The exhibition is expected to attract 14,000 trade visitors to come and enjoy cutting-edge technologies and solutions from around the world, such as pumps, valves, fittings, chemicals, purification products, desalination equipment, boilers, water measurements and controls, and other products and services in the water supply, sewerage and purification sectors. At the same time, the exhibition also opens several opportunities for visitors to acquire new information technologies in the renewable energy industry, including solar power, biomass, small hydro energy and wind power.

Within the exhibition’s framework, some technological seminars, conferences and workshops will take place at the same time, with many interesting topics including “Towards Sustainable Water Development – International Experience”, “Toward Developing Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Projects in Vietnam” and “Vietnam-Urbanization Towards Sustainable Development”.

vietwater and re ee vietnam 2017 open in hcm city

One of the highlights in this year’s exhibition is the Drinking Water Tower, which is part of the Community Water Project. This project will provide 20,000 litres of water per day in two primary schools in Khanh Phu and Lien Sang communes, Khanh Vinh district, Khanh Hoa Province. The Drinking Water Tower will be showcased outside the exhibition area and will be moved and installed at the two schools after the exhibition.

With these activities, VIETWATER and RE & EE Vietnam 2017 are expected to bring new opportunities to connect, exchange and share valued experiences, and access new technologies and solutions from developed countries.

My Phung