Alicante. The Governing Board of the Alicante City Council has approved this Tuesday the project with which the Aguas Municipaljadas de Alicante Mixed Company (AMAM) will participate in the first PRTE (Strategic Projects for Strategic and Economic Transportation) of the Ministry of the Environment’s water digitization . The transition and demographic challenge to be co-financed with the European Fund of 19 projects adding up to an investment of 12,308,260.02 Euros, which calls for the modernization of water supply networks, drinking water, sewerage and management with the incorporation of the latest technologies . Purification, according to municipal sources, through a statement.
This amount will increase to 14.7 million by adding the investments made in the rest of the municipalities of L’Alacanti managed by AMAEM (San Vicente del Raspigue, San Juan and El Campello, as well as the Commonwealth of El Alacanti). Aguas believes that the financing to be provided by the entity to co-finance these operations will be around five million euros.
This agreement coincides with the approval by the Board of Directors of Amayam of the new logo of the entity, held this Tuesday, which falls within the celebrations of its 125th anniversary and whose purpose, as explained by the mayor and president of Amayam Has gone, louis barcala” Contribute to promoting before society an image connected to the new times in which AMEM is immersed in the development of a shared, efficient and sustainable strategic plan, through its active presence in areas related to innovation, sustainability, people or climate change.” is on the basis”.
Among the projects included in the PRTE digitization of water in Alicante is the development of a water intelligence center (€275,324.23) in the facilities of the old fire station on Calle Italia, which is now in the bidding stage, as reported by this newspaper. , But, in addition, it includes an underground collection protection system (€241,528.40), updating remote collection stations (€11,980.78), a real-time water quality control system (€413,146.66), a digital twin of Alicante’s transport and distribution network (€258,442.50), Alicante Sectorization (€226,537.82), Advanced Prelocator (€366,105.22), Expansion of Remote Reading Deployment in Alicante (€7,358,342.29 ), Telelectura Data Analysis System (€786,014.94), Smart Green Smart Irrigation Sensorization (€35,800), Smart Green Smart Irrigation Platform (€16,600) and digital twin of drainage network and the impact of climate change on rainfall (€177,508.48).
In addition, it includes Advanced Control Station for Industrial Discharge and Infiltration (€198,484.84), Advanced Control of Discharge to the Environment (519,902.93), Advanced Energy Control WWTP Rincón de León and Sewerage Network (€110,222.63), Sensorization for Advanced Energy Control also includes. Rincón de León WWTP and sewerage network (€112,800.46), Alicante BIM deployment (€143,945) and Amaem control system securing (€120,000).
Deputy Spokesperson of the Government Team (PP&CS), manuel villar pointed out that “it is about making a qualitative leap towards the digitization of all water supply and purification systems of the capital and surrounding municipalities, taking advantage of the call for subsidies from European funds, and the strategic The development of the water plan and the ambitious plan in which they are working with the ‘Alicante Agua Circular’ and ‘Alicante Corazón Verde’ programs”.
New Corporate Identity of the JV
During the presentation of the new corporate identity of Aguas de Alicante, held this Tuesday in the Provincial Council Auditorium (Adda), Mayor Barcala stressed that this renewal of the mixed company’s image “symbolizes the three pillars that form the basis of its collaboration”. Support the City Council: efficiency in water management, respect and care for the environment and support for people with social funding as one of its main instruments”.