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Despite the rhetoric from Madrid around the economic value destruction caused by the independence campaign, the water sector is functioning as normal – for now.
The jury is still out on what Spain’s new procurement law will mean for much-needed private sector investment, particularly in wastewater treatment.
The Spanish agricultural lobby has reluctantly embraced desalination after the Tagus- Segura pipeline dried up earlier this year. Do the long-term economics stack up?
The reversion of a further two contracts to public sector management over the summer could herald a worrying trend for Spanish private water operators. How much of it is political bluff?
As Global Omnium diversifies away from its core operations business, GWI charts the company’s history to understand the thinking behind its data strategy.
Global Omnium to launch digital suite for water to support overseas expansion Vol 18, Issue 9 (September 2017)
127-year old water company Aguas de Valencia is stepping up marketing of its ICT and data-driven analytics solutions under its new brand, Global Omnium, as the domestic private water operations market dries up. Outside of Spain it will need partners.
Ofwat chief executive Cathryn Ross has resigned, and will leave the regulator at the end of this year. The timing took the market by surprise, given that the next price review process has just got underway.
A corruption scandal has forced the Madrid-based company to put its non-domestic holdings on the block. Ongoing investigations mean the sale process will be far from straightforward.
The Spanish contractor has diversified its business model in order to meet the growth expectations of its Korean parent. It has yet to make a breakthrough in the Gulf.
Tight municipal budgets and rising non-compliance levels at wastewater treatment plants in southern Spain have created a vicious circle of under-investment. With central government spending set to fall, is there a greater role for the private sector?