Chinese firms to showcase tech for utilities at Dewa's Wetex 2019
A total of 102 Chinese firms will participate at Wetex 2019 and eight will take part in the fourth Dubai Solar Show
The Dubai Electricity and Water Authority (Dewa) has announced the participation of 102 Chinese companies in the 21st edition of the Water, Energy, Technology, and Environment Exhibition (Wetex 2019), and eight Chinese companies in the fourth Dubai Solar Show, which will run concurrently with the Wetex on 21-23 October, 2019, at the Dubai International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
The exhibitions will be held as part of the sixth Green Week, and will be in line with the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE, and Ruler of Dubai; and under the patronage of HH Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, and the country's minister of finance.
According to a Dubai Media Office report, participating Chinese companies will reveal research, products, methods, and technologies related to environment protection, water treatment, purification, drainage and storage, water desalination, rationalisation of water meters, in addition to solar energy, wind power, automation, active carbon, molten glass, reverse osmosis, ultraviolet technologies, as well as updates on motors, valves, and hoses.
Commenting on the Chinese participation, managing director and chief executive officer of Dewa, and founder and chairman of Wetex, Saeed Mohammed Al Tayer, said: “The exhibition provides an ideal platform for companies to promote their technologies and projects, and showcase their latest solutions in renewable energy, water and environment, rationalisation of consumption, and environmental protection, while also enabling them to meet and interact with decision-makers, experts, investors, buyers, and interested people from around the world to build partnerships and identify the needs of the market and current and future projects.”