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Partnership announcement Biothane & Tedra

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“Biothane Leading Anaerobic Technologies and TEDRA have concluded an exclusive partnership covering the country of Greece”

August 24th, 2017

Delft, Larissa: Biothane, Veolia Water Technologies' subsidiary specialized in Anaerobic wastewater treatment technology and TEDRA today announced their exclusive partnership covering the country of Greece. TEDRA is a leading company in the field of wastewater treatment contracting, covering the Greek market. The partnership with Biothane allows TEDRA to fulfill the market needs in Greece, in specific for the industrial markets as Food & Beverage, Pulp & Paper and chemical industries. The market demands compact and most cost effective solutions for treatment of wastewater. Biogas reuse gives sustainable and economic benefits in the long run. 

"We are pleased to have established our relation with TEDRA. It will allow us to provide our anaerobic wastewater solutions to the Greek market, starting with our fist project for a client in dairy industry. TEDRA is a company with a long track record in contracting of water treatment plants and projects. Greek end users will benefit of having leading anaerobic solutions provided as a total contracting solution on a local level. We are looking forward to further develop our partnership" as stated by Dennis Korthout, Business Development Manager of Biothane.

“The anaerobic technologies of Biothane provide an excellent add on to our business potential. The Greek market has a growing awareness of sustainability and recovering of resources. The Biothane portfolio allows us to provide state of the art technologies, which prove to be compact and gain value in the production of Biogas. It thereby allows good potential in recovering of nutrients, which fits with our fertilizing market. Following our short period of cooperation, we have accomplished to get the first Memthane AnMBR project in Greece, in dairy industry.” as stated by Mr. Toliou, President TEDRA group

Read more on Tedra website.

Veolia group is the global leader in optimized resource management. With over 163 000 employees worldwide, the Group designs and provides water, waste and energy management solutions that contribute to the sustainable development of communities and industries. Through its three complementary business activities, Veolia helps to develop access to resources, preserve available resources, and to replenish them.

In 2016, the Veolia group supplied 100 million people with drinking water and 61 million people with wastewater service, produced 54 million megawatt hours of energy and converted 31 million metric tons of waste into new materials and energy. Veolia Environnement (listed on Paris Euronext: VIE) recorded consolidated revenue of €24.39 billion in 2016.

Biothane: The anaerobic technology centre of Veolia Water Technologies is one of world’s leading companies in the field of biological treatment of industrial wastewater. Biothane has more than 600 references worldwide in the fields of food & beverage, pulp & paper and chemical industry.


TEDRA is a dynamically evolving company, which has been active in the construction, operation and maintenance of technical projects since 1996. Within 20 years’ experience, the company has undertaken hundreds of construction, sewage and biological treatment projects. Tedra has done projects both in the public and private sector throughout Greece, as well as in Romania.

TEDRA's strategic goal is to provide services for the design, construction and maintenance of wastewater treatment plants using anaerobic technology that produces a significant amount of biogas and energy and consumes little energy while it requires little space to cover. The applied technology and expertise of BIOTHANE and TEDRA will provide a solution to the problem of waste mainly from food industry (dairy, cheese, fruits, oils, beverages) and livestock waste with the simultaneous production of energy.