Tampa, FL, Wednesday, July 29, 2015 – Seven Seas Water has been selected as a finalist for the 2016 IDB Private Sector Infrastructure 360° Sustainability Award. The primary objective of the award is to identify and promote sustainable infrastructure projects developed by the private sector and public-private partnerships within the IDB borrowing member countries. The Inter-American Development Bank identifies and assesses the projects based on the Harvard Zofnass Program for Infrastructure Sustainability. The award is the only infrastructure sustainability award in the America’s.
Seven Seas Water was nominated for the recent successful construction and commissioning of a 5.5MGD (20,819m3/d) seawater reverse osmosis desalination facility in Point Fortin, Trinidad. Seven Seas Water partnered with the Water & Sewerage Authority of Trinidad and Tobago and designed, constructed and now operates the plant. The facility provides fresh water to the residents of Point Fortin, a community that long suffered with limited access to a fresh water supply. To learn more about the project, click here.