Monday, September 28, 2009

BWSSB inks pact with USTDA

BWSSB inks pact with USTDA
WSSB inks pact with USTDA
Bangalore, Sep 26, DH News Service:

Bangalore Water Supply and Sewerage Board (BWSSB) on Friday signed an agreement with United State Trade and Development Agency (USTDA) to undertake Integrated Water Management in the City.

USTDA will provide technical assistance to tune of US $ 435,236 .

The technical assistance includes water resources management plant feasibility study designed to analyse water supply and utilities projects in Bangalore's extended metropolitan areas and set priorities for implementing medium and long-term projects for future service areas.


The cooperation agreement for reusable water also demonstrates the public-private partnership opportunities in critical infrastructure that India and US have targeted under their growing strategic dialogue.

The study comprises data collection and analysis, water demand forecasting, alternative scenario, identification and developing cost functions, system dynamic modelling, alternative analysis and developmental impact analysis.

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