39 articles in Turkey

Akkim spots an opportunity for membranes in Turkey’s rapid water market growth Vol 17, Issue 2 (February 2016)

The chemicals subsidiary of Akkök Holding has started manufacturing PVDF hollow-fibre membranes. The move reflects the massive investment going into the Turkish water sector ahead of the republic’s centenary in 2023.

Who is Akkim? Vol 17, Issue 2 (February 2016)

A global group moving from chemicals supply into the membrane market.

Europe water in brief Vol 16, Issue 5 (May 2015)

The International Finance Corporation (IFC) is proposing to lend €15 million to Turkish water and wastewsater utilty Izsu, which operates in the municipality of Izmir.

Turkish contractor says time is right for water Vol 15, Issue 4 (April 2014)

The construction wing of the massive Akkök group is looking for partners to help it move into the water and wastewater market. With cash and technology available, the challenge will be to find new markets to work in.

One billion people can’t be wrong Vol 14, Issue 11 (November 2013)

David Lloyd Owen presents his fifteenth annual review of PSP in the international water arena. With a seventh of the world’s population now served by the private sector, what’s next in the market for outsourced services?

EBRD staffs up as water investments soar Vol 14, Issue 2 (February 2013)

2012 was a record year for the water lending business of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. How will its role in promoting private sector participation evolve in 2013?

Turkish WWTPs to get EU funding boost Vol 14, Issue 2 (February 2013)

Consultants are working on master plans that will outline a massive investment in rural water and wastewater spending in the republic.

MINE TIME Vol 13, Issue 10 (October 2012)

When BHP Billiton put its Olympic Dam project in Australia on hold in August, a shadow fell across mining-related desalination projects around the world.

Global water tariffs continue upward trend Vol 12, Issue 9 (September 2011)

A 6.8% rise in global water tariffs masks significant changes in the way local authorities calculate their rates. David Zetland gets behind the numbers.

New Turkish body could promote water PPPs Vol 12, Issue 5 (May 2011)

The government plans to bring together its disparate privatisation laws in one piece of legislation – with the water sector set to be a prime beneficiary. The success of the change will depend on the outcome of this year’s election.