2nd December, 2019 - Chengdu, China. The Neijiang Municipal People's Government and the Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry of Finland signed a Memorandum of Strategic Cooperation at the Sichuan-Finnish Economic and Trade Cooperation Seminar held in Chengdu, Sichuan Province.
Following this signing ceremony, Neijiang Water Affairs Co., Ltd. and UROS Group signed a Smart Water Cooperation Framework Plan, according to which the two parties will implement the first Smart Water Cycle Concept Verification project in four counties in Neijiang city.
The cooperation plan will see Smart Water Cycle technologies implemented in the pilot area counties’ pipe networks, with the goal of achieving energy conservation and reduction in its consumption, improvements in water quality and in the management of pipe networks’ safety and reliability. In the second phase of the cooperation plan, UROS will provide comprehensive implementation of Smart Water Cycle technologies and services throughout Neijiang City.
Herbert Chan, UROS General Manager, Greater China and APAC, said: "Our mission is to introduce the most advanced smart water and environmental technologies from Finland, and to work with Chinese partners to develop cutting-edge IoT technologies best matching with China's national conditions and market characteristics, in order to achieve integrated governance and sustainable development of the environment, as well as improved management and protection of natural resources."