Akfen Environment and Water Investment, Construction, Operation Co. (Akfen Environment and Water) was founded in June 2005 to develop concession projects in the Turkish water industry.
Akfen Environment and Water’s primary mission is to recover the large economic losses in Turkey’s current water and infrastructure sector and to provide uninterrupted, reliable and healthy water and infrastructure services for the people. Akfen Environment and Water also aims to ensure the sustainability of this situation by developing new technologies and to gain strength in the global market with these technologies.
Setting its priorities water utilities and waste water projects, Akfen Environment and Water was established with the following objectives:
• The appropriate distribution of all kinds of drinking and potable water obtained from underground and aboveground sources and the research, design, construction, repair, maintenance and operation needed for all related systems and facilities.
• The collection of all kinds of household and industrial waste water, solid waste and rain water, diverting these wastes away from residential areas, the research, design, construction, repair, maintenance and operation of all related systems and facilities.
Akfen Environment and Water Projects
Güllük Municipality Drinking Water and Waste Water Concession Project
In August 2006 Akfen Environment and Water won the tender for the Güllük Municipality Water and Waste Water Concession Project located in the Aegean Region of Turkey. As per the signed concession agreement Akfen Güllük Çevre ve Su Yatırım Yapım İşletme A.Ş. (Akfen Environment and Water Güllük) operates water and waste water infrastructure of the Municipality for a term of 35 years.
Solid Waste Management Services
Through combining its expertise and know-how in water and wastewater services, Akfen Environment and Water provides Solid Waste Management services tailored according to the needs of its clients.
Businesses are in need of different solutions and requirements in the field of Solid Waste Management in line with the pertaining law and regulations and their field of activity. Akfen Environment and Water provides sustainable, eco-friendly and customer satisfaction focused solutions in Solid Waste Management Systems by developing, reporting and implementing all required processes to achieve sustainable Solid Waste Management system. In this context, drafting due diligence reports according to the environmental law and related regulations, detection, reporting, identification of all hazardous and non-hazardous wastes, classification, collection, sorting, temporary storage, transportation, recycling and disposal are some of the services provided by Akfen Environment and Water.
Akfen Environment and Water signed its first solid waste services contract with İstanbul Ferries Co. (IDO) in 2012. It has successfully developed a tailored Solid Waste Management System for IDO and started to implement wide range of solid waste services covering all IDO vessels, land vehicles, terminals, offices and other on-shore sites. In August 2016, Hazardous and Non-Hazardous Waste Disposal and Recycling Service for MIP (Mersin International Port) Project has been also added succesfull service portfolio. In 2017 Akfen Çevre ve Su has been singed contract of 3 PPP City Hospital waste management service, lately in year 2018, 2 PPP city hospital contract has been signed.
Akfen Environmet and Water is leading company, especially in PPP model City Hospitals Waste Management Services in Turkey.
Akfen Environment and Water works to duplicate the success it achieved in Solid Waste and Environmental Management services for IDO,MIP and City Hospitals in new firms and facilities such as hospitals, ports and airports and to attain its organic and inorganic growth targets in the solid waste and recycling industry.
IDO Waste and Environmental Management
Mersin International Port Waste Project
Isparta City Hospital Waste Management
Mersin Integrated Health Campus Waste Management
Yozgat City Hospital Waste Management
Eskişehir City Hospital Waste Management
Bilkent City Hospital Waste Management
Tekirdağ City Hospital Waste Management