Designing water treatment solutions with a focus on the total cost of ownership and low long-term O&M costs is an S&B Water hallmark, as is the fundamental aim of making water safe for consumers in an environmentally-responsible manner.
Since its inception in 1994, S&B Water has been designing, constructing and operating drinking water treatment sites. It is Israel's largest private drinking water supplier, providing 10 million cubic meters (more than 2.5 billion gallons) of potable water annually.
The company currently develops projects in three main markets:
For the industrial market, it employs technologies to purify process and waste water to:
- Recover acid and bases in the metal and food and beverage manufacturing fields
- Remove pharmaceutical elements from water
- Reduce contaminant levels in industrial waste water
In the municipal market, the company builds and manages desalination plants, and purifies water for drinking through the use of various technologies to remove nitrates, VOCs, perchlorate and RDX.
In the odor control market, it utilizes biological solutions to remove Sulfides, Mercaptans and VOCs from municipal and industrial waste water.
Shikun & Binui Water is a fully owned subsidiary of Shikun & Binui (TASE: SKBN), Israel's largest construction and real estate group, operating since 1927 in more than 20 countries worldwide building housing, roads and infrastructure and engaged in real estate development and renewable energy projects.
S&B Water offers customers flexible financing solutions and establishes water treatment facilities on a turnkey and BOT (build, operate and transfer) basis.
Shikun& Binui Water adheres to a high standard of sustainable practices in all projects. This is manifested in solutions that are energy and cost-efficient, have the smallest possible footprint, use little or no chemicals and restore natural resources to environmental health.