Eptisa organises a working study tour within the Technical Assistance and Supervision for Kastamonu Wastewater Treatment Plant Project in Turkey

The working study tour was held on 06th – 10th January 2020 in İstanbul and Adana

January 29, 2020

The national working study tour organised by Eptisa was held on 06th – 10th January 2020 in İstanbul and Adana cities. It was attended by seven people from Project Implementation Unit (PIU) within Kastamonu Municipality in line with "Technical Assistance and Supervision for Kastamonu Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) Project" (EuropeAid/139576/IH/SER/TR) which will take 55 months and whose consultant is Eptisa.

The working study tour aimed to strengthening capacity of Kastamonu Municipality staff with the observation of wastewater treatment plants in operation, and knowledge exchange with the WWTP operators mainly on required organisational structure in WWTPs, how to face operational problems or recommendations.

The conducted working study tour was satisfactory and achieved its objective. According to completed questionnaire by the participants, all participants strongly agreed that the working study tour was designed appropriate by means of technical, administrative items and practical aspects and the institutions visited were beneficial by means of prospective collaboration, improvement, progress and best practices.

Consultant believes that international working study tour that will be implemented under the project will provide further contribution for strengthening capacities of the Kastamonu Municipality staff. Furthermore, the participants are willing and convinced that with the contribution of this project co-funded by EU, Kastamonu will be able to reach European standards in wastewater management soon.

"Technical Assistance and Supervision for Kastamonu Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) Project" aims to provide Technical Assistance to Kastamonu Municipality through administrative, financial and technical capacity building, and assisting the Municipality in operating an efficient water and wastewater department (Water Utility Department), and Provision of supervision services for construction of first stage of the wastewater treatment plant.


 
 Eptisa organises a working study tour within the Technical Assistance and Supervision for Kastamonu Wastewater Treatment Plant Project in Turkey