The Trade Council in MENA were accompanied by Danish companies Aarhus Vand A/S, AVK Saudi Valves, Danfoss and GRUNDFOS who presented solutions within water distribution and wastewater treatment.
On the first day, the Ambassador of Denmark, Ole Emil Moesby, met with Head of Northwestern Sector of the National Water Company Eng. Ayman Y. Yamani and his team, along with Flemming Bomholt Møller, Project Manager at Aarhus Vand, Aya Assaf, Junior Commercial Advisor within water & environment and Mette Hoberg Tønnesen, Commercial Attaché. It was an engaging and fruitful discussions about the specific opportunities of increased cooperation between Denmark and Saudi Arabia in the water sector. The meeting was followed by a site visit to see parts of the water distribution system in Tabuk.
The second day of the visit to Tabuk commenced with a site visit to a sewage treatment plant. It was a great opportunity to share knowledge about wastewater and the ways to create more energy efficient sewage treatment plants (STPs). After the visit, a meeting was held by Aarhus Vand and the Trade Council representatives with the Danish companies where a summary of the plants visits were presented in order to look for opportunities and solution to reduce Non Revenue Water impacts and to increase the efficiency of the waste water treatment plants in Tabuk. AVK Saudi was represented by Abdulhadi Alqahtani, Area Sales Manager and Muhammet Hamad, Head of Product Management & Export Sales.