Australian Water Services

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Australian Water Services (AWS) was established in 1991 and is part of Degremont, the international water treatment plant specialist within the Suez Environment Group. On its website AWS states that "we design, build and operate water systems in partnership with public authorities as well as industrial customers in Australia and New Zealand."[1]

AWS's Managing Director, Marc Simon, is a representative on the National Advisory Group of Environment Business Australia.[2]


  • Hutt City Council:
  • Noosa Council:
  • Sydney Water Corporation:
  • Watercare Services Ltd:


Perth desalination plant

In April 2005, Degrémont obtained a contract "to design, build and operate the first desalination plan in Australia, worth €380 million for 25 years." The contract was signed "with the Regional Water Authority of Western Australia to build and operate the first reverse osmosis seawater desalination plant in the city of Perth." [1]

Noosa sewage

“The main wastewater treatment plant (located in Noosa Heads) is operated under contract to Australian Water Services.” [2]

Websites Australian Water Services provides links to



Senior Management Team


Contact Details

Level 14, 9 Hunter Street
PO Box H240, Australia Square,
Sydney NSW 1215

Tel +61 (0) 2 9224 7900
Fax +61 (0) 2 9223 1455


Resources and articles

Related Sourcewatch articles


  1. Degremont Pty Ltd, "Who We Are", Degrémont website, accessed February 2009.
  2. Environment Business Australia, "National Advisory Group", Environment Business Australia website, accessed February 2009.

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