Schneider Electric wins the “Water Technology Company of the Year” award at the Global Water Awards 2022

  • This award reflects Schneider Electric’s leadership in the water, wastewater and desalination sectors

  • Breakthrough Technology, EcoStruxure™ Automation Expert, Named a Game Changer in Driving Sustainability and Future-Proof Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operations

MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, June 1, 2022–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Schneider-Electricthe leader in digital transformation of energy management and automation, won the “Water Technology Company of the Year” award at the World Water Awards 2022. The award recognizes Schneider Electric’s leadership in sustainability and digital transformation in the water, wastewater and desalination sectors, as well as its technologies that help customers meet the demand for resilient operations, effective and durable.

Outstanding contribution to digitization and efficiency

The category ‘Water Technology Company of the Year’ rewards the company that has made the most significant contribution in the field of water and digital. Schneider Electric was rewarded in this category for its breakthrough work with EcoStruxure™ Automation Expert V21.2, which manages the complete automation lifecycle for water and wastewater operations. EcoStruxure Automation Expert is the world’s first software-centric industrial automation system and a game-changer in the sustainability of water and wastewater treatment plant operations.

The company was also recognized for its additional capabilities, including its joint venture with Suez to leverage the complementary expertise of both companies to co-develop and market innovative digital solutions for the entire water cycle. Thanks to this company, Schneider Electric added AQUADVANCED® software to its smart water portfolio, with implementations planned in Italy and Argentina. The deployment of the AVEVA solution Unified Water Operations Center – a system linking information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) for enterprise-wide business optimization in water utilities.

Schneider Electric continued to disrupt the water industry automation market, driving Royal HaskoningDHV naming Schneider Electric as its preferred global supplier for its Nereda® wastewater treatment solution. In this solution, Schneider Electric will combine the capabilities of EcoStruxure Automation Expert with Nereda technology to develop the next generation of Nereda process control. This control system improves plant process efficiency and enables wastewater customers to have complete lifecycle management, seamless integration of IT/OT services, and enhanced system diagnostics for their wastewater systems. automating.

The awards ceremony celebrated the industry’s greatest achievements over the past year, recognizing initiatives and companies in the water, wastewater and desalination sectors that are driving the industry forward through improving operational performance, adopting innovative technologies and sustainable financial models.

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