News Articles

No LTIs at treatment plants for three years

Friday 20th September, 2013

Aveng Group’s operating group, Aveng Water, tells Engineering News that two of its plants have been operating for three years without a lost-time injury (LTI). This covers the operation and maintenance teams at the Erongo Desalination Plant (EDP), in Na...

Water treatment plant receives Blue Drop certification

Friday 3rd August, 2012

Water treatment plant receives Blue Drop certification By: Joanne Taylor 3rd August 2012 Optimum Colliery Mine Water Reclamation Plant, in Mpumalanga, has been Blue Drop-certified by the Department of Water Affairs, making it a first for reclaimed acid...

TALKING HEADS: A Blue Drop of water in a sea of doubt

Monday 25th June, 2012

TALKING HEADS: A Blue Drop of water in a sea of doubt BY SUE BLAINE, JUNE 25 2012, 00:00 PEOPLE ask me how long I've been in the water industry," says electrical engineer Jonathan Julyan. I say: "Thirty-seven years - I've got two kidneys, have...

Kromdraai water treatment plant follows success of eMalahleni

Friday 4th May, 2012

Kromdraai water treatment plant follows success of eMalahleni By: Leandi Kolver 4th May 2012 Amodular mine water treatment plant developed by Aveng Water, a subsidiary of infrastructure group Aveng, is being installed at coal-mining major Anglo America...

Pure creative for Aveng Water

Sunday 1st January, 2012

Pure creative for Aveng Water Aveng Water recently tasked MetropolitanRepublic to create a campaign for print and radio to showcase their water purification technology. The resultant creative was nothing short of attention-grabbing. “We wanted to...

Aveng shows industry leaders how they purify acid mine water

Sunday 1st January, 2012

Aveng shows industry leaders how they purify acid mine water Acid mine water is a by-product of extensive mining. It is extremely hazardous and has the potential to kill anyone who drinks it. Unfortunately, in South Africa, this hazardous liquid is seepi...

Water

Sunday 1st January, 2012

Water Gauteng is looking for creative solutions to water-supply issues. South Africa is a water-stressed country and Gauteng, as the province with the highest concentration of industry and a long legacy of mining, has to look for creative solutions to i...

Aveng moves into water purification

Tuesday 15th March, 2011

Aveng moves into water purification BY SUMMIT TV, MARCH 15 2011, 00:00 Summit TV has spoken Roger Jardine from Construction group Aveng about the companies poor results - and why they're getting into water purification and processing. That's after the ...

Namibian Sea Water Desalination plant under construction

Sunday 1st August, 2010

Aveng Water was awarded a Contract to build sea water desalination in Namibia, the largest in the Southern Africa. Construction of the plant is underway with plant commissioning expected later in 2009. UraMin, now a part of AREVA are the owners of th...

Emalahleni , Blueprint for Treatment of AMD

Monday 22nd June, 2009

Acid Mine drainage (AMD) are waters arising from gold, coal, uranium and platinum mine operations and is a major threat to the environment. Aveng Water has developed a high recovery desalination process (HiPRO) which significantly outperforms any co...