on 22 november, a delegation led by two former chairmen of the international water association (iwa), mr. helmut kroiss, member of the european academy of science and arts (easa), and mr. glen gaigger, member of the u.s. national academy of engineers and former senior vice president for ch2m hill, visited poten environment group co., ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “poten enviro”) and had in-depth exchanges with chairman and president mr. zhao lijun, and vice president mr. ji junbiao.
the visiting former iwa chairmen complimented poten enviro’s impressive presence at the iwa world water congress & exhibition held in brisbane in october 2016, which well demonstrated its strong technical accumulation- and advanced environmental awareness -they further anticipated that poten enviro could -, share knowledge on technology updates with the world, bring unique integrated water environment services to the international water market, and promote the conservation and better utilization of global water resources through the academic platform of iwa.
iwa is rich in expert resources and achieves a lot in the frontier researches on water environment services including smart water cities. it hopes to carry out in-depth collaboration with poten enviro to accelerate the industrialization of related research results.
as stated by mr. zhao lijun, poten enviro welcomes friends from all over the world, and is willing to actively make its presence on the global stage. with the emerging trend of green development, technology upgrading is a key topic for the environmental enterprises in china. exchanges with the international platforms would be beneficial to the - enterprises development. as china is the biggest environmental market in the world and owns the richest experience in environmental implementation and governance, poten enviro is ready to share the practices of china with the world, and meet the global demand on environmental protection by integrating the world’s advanced technologies, talents and resources.
the international water association (iwa) was established in 1999, with its main office located in london, uk, aiming to promote the sustainable management standards and best practices of water resources. the iwa world water congress & exhibition, convened once every two years, is a top-level global event on water environment. on 9-14 october 2016, the 10th iwa world water congress & exhibition was held in brisbane, australia. poten enviro was invited to attend the event, and fully presented its comprehensive water treatment system, rich experience in project performance, and unremitting pursuit of perfect project quality and client service.
during the event, poten enviro hosted a business salon entitled “china•future•water world”. mr. ji junbiao, vice president of poten enviro, attended the opening ceremony and the mayor’s welcome banquet, and participated in the themed dialogue on “water security management in a rapidly urbanizing environment”. mr. zhang lunliang, assistant vice president of the group, delivered a keynote speech on the “membrane industry forum” held during the same period. in his speech, mr. zhang introduced the world’s leading aquaporins technology and related products, shared with the present guests on the current situation and development prospect of china’s environmental protection industry and showcased the company’s positive image as a leading provider of integrated ecological environment services. (source: news centre, strategic development department of the group)