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Progress of the investments to modernize the infrastructure of water and sewerage in the operating area of ECOAQUA SA Calarasi

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During 2014 ECOAQUA S.A. Calarasi, as beneficiary of the grant contract, financed by the European Union Cohesion Fund, under the Environment Sectoral Operational Programme, took over the works for the extension and rehabilitation of the water treatment plants, including the water supply systems in Budeşti, Oltenia, Lehliu-Gara and Fundulea cities; value of the works, at the time of the reception, was over 20 million lei, without VAT.
Also, during the year 2014 took place the final acceptance of the works for the water treatment plant in Calarasi city, and the wastewater treatment plants in Calarasi, Oltenita and Budesti cities. These investments, worth over 98 million lei, without VAT, put into service in the previous period, were took over by the beneficiary after the expiry of Defects Notification Period (lasting between 12 and 24 months) and after finding compliance with operating parameters imposed by legal norms.
These plants have performant equipment and are fully automated for water treatment and sewage treatment, according to the most modern existing standards.
Through these investments was brought a substantial improvement to the quality of water delivered to the population and also to the quality of the effluents discharged into the emissary, in compliance with national and European legislation on the environmental sector.
As for the matter of the works for the extension and rehabilitation of water and the wastewater networks in Calarasi city, stalled after the termination of the contract signed with the contractor ENERGOCONSTRUCTIA FILIALA BUCURESTI SA, due to the contractor`s exclusive fault, the public procurement procedure was resumed after a previous procedure for the same contract was canceled, following the submission by the tenderers of unacceptable and / or inconsistent tenders. The procurement procedure for the remaining works, is ongoing, and it is expected that in the period from December 2014 to January 2015, the winning tenderer will be established and the contract will be signed. For this contract, consisting in the extension and rehabilitation of 23 km of water distribution network and 24 km of sewerage network, it is estimated that the execution of the works will be resumed in the near future and the works will be completed at the end of 2015, when the entire project will be finished.

Project co-financed from the Cohesion Fund under Environment SOP

Contact: Project Manager - eng. Mircea Toma
Tel .: 0242313765; 0242312705; 311 923 0242. Fax: 0242 313531.
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» Urziceni 0243/254.721 (fax), 0243/254.722 (tel.)


  Water Sewerage
Călăraşi 3,25 lei/m3 2,78 lei/m3
Lehliu-Gară 3,25 lei/m3 2,78 lei/m3
Olteniţa 3,25 lei/m3 2,78 lei/m3
Budeşti 3,25 lei/m3 2,78 lei/m3
Fundulea 3,25 lei/m3 2,78 lei/m3
Urziceni 3,25 lei/m3 2,78 lei/m3

excluding VAT