The 2nd Hamburg Water Forum for the EMA Region

Sponsors and Exhibitors


At this point the EMA would like to thank sincerely its partners and sponsors which helped making "The 2nd Hamburg Water Forum for the EMA-Region" unique and to finish this event successfully.

Thank you very much indeed!


Premium Sponsor: Deutsche Gesellschaft für internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH

The Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the Arabische Koordinationsbüro (Arab Coordination Bureau, BCA) have been working in cooperation with the German-Jordanian University (GJU) and the Goethe-Institute since 2008 to create the online dictionary ARABTERM. It is intended as a regional project by the German Federal Ministry for Econmic Cooperation and Development and the Arab League Educational, Cultural and Scientific Organisation. Find out more under

Premium Sponsor: ItN Nanovation AG

Headquartered in Saarbrücken, ItN Nanovation AG is one of the world's leading nanotechnlogy companies. It develops trendsetting ceramic filter systems and industrial coatings. NANOPORE filter systems are used for example for drinking water treatment, waste water cleaning and in the beverage industry. ItN Nanovation AG holds a large number of patents, for example for a process for the fabrication of nano-sized powder.

Premium Sponsor: Voigtlaender GmbH

Voigtlaender develops the next generation of water treatment technology that compels through unrivaled efficiency concerning costs, capacity, economy and ecology at a global standard. Over the years the undertaken innovations resulted in the CME (Cell Membrane Electrolysis) technology, which is a non-toxic and environmentally safe method in all respects of water disinfection for drinking water, agriculture and industry.

Premium Sponsor: B & T Solutions-HUB 4 Water Processing Technologies GmbH

BT Solutions-HUB 4 Water Processing Technologies GmbH, a member of the Baumann Group of Companies, designs and develops the latest in Water Treatment technologies the EcoWater Treatment Plant highly efficient, cost-effective and portable! The plant is developed, manufactured and marketed all within the Baumann Group. The technology is based on the principles of electrochemical’ treatment of water, followed by filtration using special filters and finally tertiary treatment and particle filtering techniques. There’s no use of chemicals, it is suited for all kinds of water, very efficient and has a very low power consumption.

Sponsor: Bosch Rexroth

The Bosch subsidiary Rexroth is a world-leading specialist for propulsion and controlling systems. Solutions for propelling, steering and moving vehicles are developed under and sold in over 80 countries this brand. Also known as "The Drive & Control Company", it sells components and systems in the technology fields electric propulsion and steering, industrial and mobile hydraulics, linear motion technology, assembly technology and pneumatics.

Sponsor: Wehrle Umwelt GmbH

The company, which emerged from the WEHRLE-WERK AG in 2002, is active in the field of energy and environmental technology. WEHRLE Umwelt now offers all-round solutions for the construction and operation of waste water recycling facilities, from concept design to maintenance. The company holds a large number of patents and leads the market for dry membrane bio-reactors and therefore is a highly valued partner for example in cooperation with Saudi Arabia.

Sponsor: GSE Environmental Inc.

GSE Lining Technology, based in Houston (TX), USA, is the world leader for the production of geo-synthetic materials. Geomemebranes made of PEHD, LLDPE and fPP, drainage sheets, concrete protection slabs, smectite mats and geo-synthetic materials are produced on 5 continents. Areas of application: Canals, water reservoirs, solid waste and industrial waste dumps and watertight sealing.

Sponsor: aTs Umwelttechnik GmbH

aTs Abwassertechnik Service- und Handelsgesellschaft mbH is a medium enterprise, specialised in environmental, water and wastewater analysis and measuring technology. For over 34 years, aTs has offered comprehensive know-how and high quality products with competent planning, consulting and training. aTs is active on the German market and increasingly on foreign markets as well.

Sponsor: MAXX GmbH

MAXX GmbH is a production company active in the areas of development, production, sale and service. For over 20 years, MAXX is the technological market leader for automatic sampling systems and measuring stations for water, waste water and surface water. The company focuses specifically on tailored solutions for its clients and is certified according to ISO 9001:2008.

Sponsor: Stulz-Planaqua

STULZPLAN-AQUA GmbH, which is part of SH+E Group, offers comprehensive solutions for water and waste water facilities, from planning and development to construction. The company benefits from its vast experience and its national and international contacts. It has many international branches, for example in Turkey and currently has a number of projects in the Arab region, for example the construction of a large sewage treatment plant for the Palestinian Water Authority in Northern Gaza.

Sponsor: Aquafides Schweiz AG

Founded in 2008 by enthusiastic UVC-disinfection specialists, the target of Aquafides was and still is to produce small sized UV drinking water disinfection systems with high efficiency and certified as to OeVGW, DVGW and SVGW. In parallel, a subsidiary, UVC-light GmbH Germany, has been founded in order to produce high performance UVC-lamps. In 2010, Aquafides joined the Katadyn Group Switzerland. Since then, Aquafides Schweiz AG has been producing and marketing UV-systems in addition to the well known Katadyn-products Electro Katadyn, a silver-ioniser for water-treatment, and the multifilter MF, ceramic filter-systems, using Katadyns ceramic-filter-inserts.

Sponsor: SEBA Hydrometrie GmbH & Co. KG

As an internationally positioned company, SEBA-Hydrometrie has been designing, developing and producing highly sophisticated monitoring systems for applications in the water industry (ground-/surface-water, water quality, discharge measurement, meteorology and sewage) for over 45 years! With more than 90 employees and 100 agents worldwide, highly-precise and rugged mobile/stationary monitoring equipment is successfully distributed to and operating under all climate conditions in over 140 countries.

Sponsor: OTT Hydromet GmbH

OTT Hydromet is a leading global supplier of complete hydrometric systems with subsidiaries and representatives in more than 90 countries worldwide. With its solutions from quantitative and qualitative hydrology, meteorology and data management, OTT Hydromet has a complete product portfolio at its command one that stands out with its distinctive system character and is completed with expert advice, intensive training and on-site service program.

Sponsor: ecoBETA UG & Co. KG

ecoBETA was founded in Denmark in 1999. Realizing the need to reduce water consumption due to increasing water tariffs and concern for the environment, eco BETA specializes in the design and manufacturing of retrofit interruptible WC technology. ecoBETA’s award-winning proprietary solutions are capable of reducing WC water usage by up to 50% across all commercially available cistern flushing systems currently installed worldwide. In addition ecoBETA supplies a wide range of dedicated water saving devices for use in all consumer applications such as tap aerators, reduced flow showerheads and more as well as advisory functions.

Sponsor: Hamburg Wasser

Hamburg Wasser is Germanys biggest communal drinking water supply and wastewater disposal company. With more than 2,400 employees, it is responsible for all water needs of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg and its neighboring communities, in total about 2 million people. By unifying the two separate companies (for water supply and disposal) under one roof in 2006 it provides more efficient and sustainable solutions.

Sponsor: Institute for Technology and Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics (ITT)

The Institute for Technology and Resources Management in the Tropics and Subtropics (ITT) at the Cologne University of Applied Sciences aims to enable people of various technical and cultural backgrounds to better solve the complex issues related to environmental problems with an interdisciplinary and intercultural approach at the graduate and postgraduate level. Studying at the ITT does not only mean achieving a master’s degree, but going beyond one’s professional and personal borders. In particular for bilateral projects between Germany and Arab countries there is a need for experts who are skilled in intercultural communication, being familiar with the culture, language and politics of both sides. The MSc IWRM has the objective to equip such experts with the necessary knowledge and skills and to promote the concept of IWRM in the context of German-Arab cooperation.

Sponsor: IWRM

The IWRM Karlsruhe congress launched in 2010- and its accompanying exhibition, aims to bundle the international know-how and hands-on expertise on the topic Integrated Water Resources Management. From 21st-22nd November 2012 IWRM Karlsruhe brings together international researchers, decision makers and users from the water industry and thereby creates the ideal link between science, politics and practical application. Without marginalizing the technical-scientific topics of IWRM this edition focuses on the competition when using limited water.

Sponsor: Wilo SE

WILO SE, with its headquarters in Dortmund, is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of pumps and pump systems for heating, air-conditioning and cooling technology, for water supply and for sewage disposal and treatment. Founded in 1872 as Kupfer- und Messingwarenfabrik by Louis Opländer, the company now has over 6,700 employees and almost 70 subsidiaries worldwide. WILO pumps and water management systems set the benchmarks in terms of efficiency and technical performance: with reliable solutions.

Sponsor: Huber Kartographie

Huber Kartographie was founded in 1969 by Franz Huber. The business activities go far beyond traditional mapping: the collection, migration and processing of spatial information, as well as their implementation in GIS systems is only one main emphasis. Within our Local Information System (LIS) the Geo-Data builds the backbone for sustainable regional development projects. In this adaptive System the Life Cycles of projects and their long term maintenance are included from the start.

Partner: haji GmbH

Haji GmbH is a company from Hamburg, founded and directed by Iranian-born Ali Eghbal and his German partner from Düsseldorf, Gregor von Endt. It is the company’s aim to bottle water from the UNESCO biosphere reserve Rhön according to an aesthetic concept bridging nations and religions. This concept has earned the company the Reddot Design Award 2010 for it’s water bottle. Apart from the natural still mineral haji water still and the sparkling haji water classic, the haji GmbH offers haji cola, made from spring water (and thus free of phosphoric acid), sweetened with natural date syrup and fructose.

Partner: CONSULAQUA Hamburg Beratungsgesellschaft mbH

Consulaqua is a subsidiary of Hamburg Wasser (established in 1980), and to keep focus of the latter completely on the operation and management of Hamburg’s water supply systems, it is responsible for external consulting and operation support services. The company works together closely with Hamburg Wasser and can draw from their knowledge and resources. The four main fields of activity of Consulaqua are water resources management, water supply, wastewater management and operation and management support.

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