The United Nations Officials Praised CWEG’s Shanghai Nanxiang Underground WWTP Project for its Amazing Achievements
delegation led by Hamza Malik, Director of the Macroeconomic Policy and
Financing for Development Division of the United Nations Economic and Social
Commission for Asia and the Pacific (UNESCAP), and Stephen Karingi, Director of
the Regional Integration and Trade Division at the United Nations Economic
Commission for Africa (UNECA), investigated the Shanghai Jiading Nanxiang
Underground WWTP on Nov. 23. Han Bin, Deputy Director of the China PPP Center
of the Ministry of Finance, and leaders from the Finance Departments of
Shanghai and Jiading District accompanied the delegation on the investigation.
CWEG Jiading Division General Manager Chu Wuyue introduced the project to
domestic and foreign guests.
delegation was fully briefed on the Nanxiang Underground WWTP’s PPP model,
financing method, construction progress, technical highlights, and its impacts
on people nearby, etc. They particularly praised the project for its regulated
PPP model, and gave CWEG credit for providing a great solution to NIMBY
problems relying on its professional management capability and technical
know-how (e.g. sludge belt drying process, odor removal technology). As a
symbol of China-born world-leading wastewater treatment technology and a remarkable
innovation driven by CWEG’s strong technical strength, the Nanxiang Underground
WWTP has created amazing wastewater treatment effects and earned repeated
recognition from the delegation.
delegation also hoped that CWEG can give full play to its exemplary role in
underground WWTP and promote its PPP experience and advanced technology
worldwide, so as to fuel international exchanges and cooperation based on the
Belt & Road Initiative.