An Expert Delegation from the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) Investigated the Major 13th Five-Year scientific research Project Initiated by CWEG and Gave High Recognition2018-08-23
Initiated by CWEG, the scope of study of the 13th Five-Year scientific research project earned high praise from the delegation, who believed that this project will provide impetus to forward-looking technological breakthrough and construction model innovation in the wastewater treatment industry, and help regulate and standardize the construction and operation of underground WWTPs. Meanwhile, building the Bishui Underground WWTP into a green and low-carbon-emissions urban ecological complex is also of great importance to the water environment improvement and ecological civilization construction of Beijing’s sub-center Tongzhou.
The delegation was also briefed about the Sino-German Centre for Water And healTh researCH (WATCH) as a Sino-German cooperation platform, including construction progress and scope of study. As the transnational joint research laboratory approved and funded by the Federal Ministry of Education and Research, the WATCH is jointly submitted by 11 institutions led by RWTH-Aachen University and including Sichuan University and CWEG. Dr. Pang Hongtao and experts of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research had in-depth exchanges on how to facilitate extensive Sino-German cooperation.
CWEG Beijing Technology R&D Center R&D Engineers Zhai Dandan and Yang Xiaoyu, Beijing Xintong Bishui Recycled Water Co., Ltd. Deputy General Manager Shi Naibiao, and Tang Deqiang, head of the WWTP, accompanied the delegation on the investigation.