Acciona Agua is awarded the operation and maintenance of the wastewater treatment plants at Priorat (Tarragona)

Acciona Agua has been awarded the contract for the operation, conservation and maintenance of the urban wastewater treatment plants at Priorat (Tarragona), which come under the Catalan Water Agency (ACA) and have a capacity of over one million cubic meters per year.

Acciona will run twenty plants that provide a service to 20,500 people in the localities of: Bellmunt del Priorat, La Bisbal de Falset, Cornudella de Montsant, Falset, La Figuera, El Masroig, El Molar, La Morera de Montsant, Poboleda, Pradell de la Teixeta, Prades, Torroja del Priorat, Cabacés, Capçanes, Gratallops, Guiamets, Marçà, Porrera, La Torre de Fontaubella and Ulldemolins.

The service started up on January 1st 2016 and will run for four years, with a possible extension of another two years, and estimated revenues of over 5 million euros in the four-year period.

In recent months Acciona Agua has intensified its presence in Catalonia through a contract for the operation, conservation and maintenance of the Efficient Thermal Sludge Treatment Plant at Rubí, near Barcelona.