Thursday, September 28, 2017
INTRASOFT International and Israeli Kando join forces to deliver innovative IoT wastewater management solution in Greek utility firm EYDAP
Luxembourg and Tel Aviv, Israel, 28 September 2017 - INTRASOFT International, a global ICT company together with Israel-based IoT company Kando have joined forces to provide Greek utility firm EYDAP (Athens Water Supply and Sewage Company) with solutions for the reduction of wastewater pollution by industrial sources.
Kando, which develops Smart Wastewater Network Management Solutions, will collaborate with INTRASOFT International to carry out the project at EYDAP’s wastewater network in Athens, Greece, commencing in October 2017. This signals the start of a broader collaboration between Kando and INTRASOFT.
The Greek Deputy Minister of Environment Mr. Sokratis Famellos hailed the cooperation of the three companies by noting that: “This is a very important initiative in the area of Internet of Things between Greece and Israel, leveraging innovative technology for protecting the environment and decreasing the pollution impact. Furthermore, it is going to be implemented in one of the key utility networks in Greece".
Mr. Eli Cohen, Israeli Minister of Economy, congratulated the three partners for their initiative as a perfect opportunity for applying the best combined expertise of Greece and Israel.
The Chairman of EYDAP Mr. Konstantinos Papadopoulos said: “As the biggest utility firm in Europe, serving almost 5 million customers, this agreement is part of our major strategic direction of EYDAP to digitize our systems and is taken in collaboration with Kando, a good example of Israeli cutting edge technology and INTRASOFT International a trusted regional IT solution provider.”
Mr. Alexandros Manos, Managing Director of INTRASOFT International, commented: “Τhis is the first IoT project signaling our entry in the Smart Water and Wastewater Management market. It is in line with our strategic initiative to deliver innovative solutions that utilise advanced IT systems Analytics to reduce the environmental burden while increasing cost efficiency across the Utilities’ market”.
About INTRASOFT International:
INTRASOFT International is a leading European IT solutions and services group with a strong international presence, offering innovative and added-value solutions of the highest quality to a wide range of international and national public and private organisations. The company employs more than 1,700 highly-skilled professionals, representing over 20 different nationalities and mastering more than 18 languages. With headquarters in Luxembourg, INTRASOFT International operates through its operational branches, subsidiaries and offices in 19 countries: Belgium, Bulgaria, Denmark, Cyprus, Greece, Jordan, Kenya, Moldova, Romania, Poland, Portugal, Philippines, UK, UAE, Sweden, Morocco, Australia and USA. More than 500 organisations in over 70 countries worldwide (Institutions and Agencies of the European Union, National Government Organizations, Public Agencies, Financial Institutions, Telecommunication Organizations, and Private Enterprises) have chosen the company’s services and solutions to fulfil their business needs. www.intrasoft-intl.com
Pioneers in developing end-to-end wastewater management solutions, elevating the industry’s best practice technological solutions, Kando provides water utilities, municipalities and local authorities with 24x7 on-line monitoring solutions of their networks’ activity. Kando’s intelligent technology continually monitors industrial and urban wastewater networks, automating enforcement processes of environmental regulation, improves wastewater quality, reduces maintenance costs, and generates new source of revenue.
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