Singapore Expo Expands Exhibit Floor

The Water Expo at next month's Singapore International Water Week, a global gathering for the water industry, is expecting more than 5,000 trade visitors to throng the trade show at Suntec Convention Centre from June 24-26.

Organizers have expanded the net exhibition floor space from 3,000 square meters to 5,000 square meters to meet overwhelming interest from global water companies, keen to network with high-level officials from governments, utilities, companies, and academia attending the event.

The inaugural Singapore International Water Week also comprises the Water Leaders Summit, a high-level government meeting to discuss global issues and challenges, as well as the Water Convention, a conference on advanced technologies and practical delivery of water solutions in cities.

To date, 350 participating companies from more than 20 countries have taken up exhibition space at the Water Expo, which focuses on innovations, products, services, best practices, and successful case studies. The companies represent the entire water industry value chain, including water/wastewater treatment, distribution, catchment management, equipment manufacture, and consultancy and engineering services. Among them are General Electric, ITT Corp., CH2M Hill, Black & Veatch, CDM, Veolia Water Solutions & Technologies (SEA), Suez Environnement, SembCorp Industries Ltd, Keppel Corp., Salcon Pte Ltd, Dayen Environment, Asahi Kasei, United Engineers Ltd, Siemens Water, Dow Water Solutions, and Hyflux.