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PUB and ST Engineering collaborate to develop smarter, more efficient water infrastructure systems207 and ST Engineering collaborate to develop smarter, more efficient water infrastructure systems6/6/2019 4:00:00 PMIssue DatePress ReleaseAbout Singapore Technologies Engineering Ltd (ST Engineering)About PUB, Singapore’s National Water AgencyAbout Singapore International Water WeekAbout SIWW Spotlight 2019Find out more about us<p> <strong>​​​​​7 June 2019, SINGAPORE</strong> – PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency and ST Engineering, a global technology, defence and engineering group, today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop and leverage digital technologies to enhance PUB’s intelligent water management system and operations. </p><p>2    The agreement covers the exchange of knowledge and expertise, mutual support and undertaking of collaborative projects between both parties for the next five years. With complementary capabilities, PUB will provide its domain expertise in water system management, and ST Engineering will provide its digital technology and engineering system expertise and experience, to explore the development and implementation of operating systems for PUB’s water infrastructures and systems.​​</p><p>​​3    Mr Harry Seah, Deputy Chief Executive (Operations) of PUB said, “Investments in technologies and innovation are key to our water strategy. This enables us to continue to deliver on our mission to supply secure and sustainable water for Singapore. This is the first time we have signed an agreement with ST Engineering to draw on digital technologies and we are excited about this partnership to jointly develop innovative operating systems to further enhance operation from our water planning and infrastructure system to customer service.”</p><p>4    “To meet future water demands, water systems are adopting innovative IoT applications for enhanced system intelligence, visibility, automation and control. We are excited about this partnership opportunity to enhance Singapore’s next-generation water infrastructure and systems,” said Mr Chew Men Leong, Chief Marketing Officer of ST Engineering. “We are confident that our technology and engineering expertise, in particular smart water management applications when combined with PUB’s water competencies, will result in solutions that optimise a sustainable management of water resource for Singapore.”​​</p><p>​​5    The MoU was signed by Mr Harry Seah and Mr Chew Men Leong on the sidelines of the Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) Spotlight 2019. The signing ceremony was witnessed by Mr Ng Joo Hee, Chief Executive of PUB and Mr Vincent Chong, President and Chief Executive Officer of ST Engineering. </p><p>​​​ <img src="" class="border-0" alt="" style="margin:5px;" /></p><p> <em class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-3-0">PUB’s Chief Executive Ng Joo Hee (left) and ST Engineering’s President and Chief Executive Officer Vincent Chong (right) witnessing the MoU signing by PUB’s Deputy Chief Executive (Operations) Harry Seah (second from left) and ST Engineering’s Chief Marketing Officer Chew Men Leong at SIWW Spotlight 2019, 7 June 2019.</em></p><p> <img src="" class="border-0" alt="" style="margin:5px;" />​​​</p><p> <em class="ms-rteThemeForeColor-3-0">(From left) PUB’s Chief Executive Ng Joo Hee, PUB’s Deputy Chief Executive (Operations) Harry Seah, ST Engineering’s Chief Marketing Officer Chew Men Leong and ST Engineering’s President and Chief Executive Officer Vincent Chong at the PUB-ST Engineering MoU Signing Ceremony at SIWW Spotlight 2019, 7 June 2019.​</em></p><p> <strong>For more information, please contact:</strong> </p><p>Goh Xin Ying <br>PUB, Singapore’s National Water Agency <br>Email: <a href="" style="text-decoration:underline;"></a><span style="text-decoration:underline;">​</span>​ <br>Tel: +65 6731 3260 / 9818 3620 </p>​​​​​​​​ <p>Agnes Chang <br>ST Engineering <br>Email: <a href="" style="text-decoration:underline;"></a><span style="text-decoration:underline;">​</span><br>Tel: +65 6722 1689 / 9829 0676 </p><p> <strong>​​ST Engineering</strong> is a global technology, defence and engineering group specialising in the aerospace, electronics, land systems and marine sectors. The Group employs about 22,000 people across offices in Asia, the Americas, Europe and the Middle East, serving customers in the defence, government and commercial segments in more than 100 countries. With more than 500 smart city projects across 70 cities in its track record, the Group continues to help transform cities through its suite of Smart Mobility, Smart Security and Smart Environment solutions. Headquartered in Singapore, ST Engineering reported revenue of $6.7b in FY2018 and it ranks among the largest companies listed on the Singapore Exchange. It is a component stock of the FTSE Straits Times Index, MSCI Singapore, SGX ESG Transparency Index and SGX ESG Leaders Index. For more information, please visit <a href=""></a>​.</p><p>​​PUB is a statutory board under the Ministry of the Environment and Water Resources. It is the national water agency, and manages Singapore’s water supply, water catchment and used water in an integrated way.</p><p>PUB has ensured a diversified and sustainable supply of water for Singapore with the Four National Taps (local catchment water, imported water, NEWater, desalinated water).​​</p><p>​​PUB calls on everyone to play a part in conserving water, in keeping our waterways clean, and in caring for Singapore’s precious water resources. If we all do our little bit, there will be enough water for all our needs – for commerce and industry, for living, for life.</p><p>The Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) is the global platform for the sharing and co-creation of innovative water solutions. Comprising the Water Leaders Summit, Water Convention, Water Expo and Business Forums, it culminates in the presentation of the Lee Kuan Yew Water Prize, a prestigious international water award to recognize outstanding contributions towards solving global water problems. The 9th Singapore International Water Week will be held in conjunction with the 7th World Cities Summit and the 5th CleanEnviro Summit Singapore, from 5 – 9 July 2020 at the Sands Expo & Convention Centre, Marina Bay Sands, in Singapore. For more information, visit <a href=""></a>​​​</p><p>​​Held in between the main Singapore International Water Week (SIWW) editions, the SIWW Spotlight series are exclusive by-invitation events to continue the dialogue from SIWW and foster ongoing exchanges on pressing challenges faced by the water industry worldwide. SIWW Spotlight 2019 is held from 6-7 Jun 2019 in partnership with the Ecosperity Week, and will focus on industrial water solutions. It gathers large non-domestic water users and technology providers to discuss best practices towards reducing water, reclaiming used water and replacing fresh water. 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