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14 January 2022

The Saur Group has created a new Public-Sector Services Department, headed by Senior Executive Vice-President Vincent Pégoud, and has appointed Xavier Piccino as Senior Executive Vice-President, France Est

The Saur Group has created a new Business Unit to serve the specific needs of public-sector utilityauthorities, and has appointed Vincent Pégoud as Senior Executive Vice-President Public-SectorServices with a seat on the General Management Committee. Xavier Piccino has been appointed SeniorExecutive Vice-President France Est, and also joins the Group General Management Committee. Saur accelerates its pace [...]

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20 October 2021

Saur Group wins a major new contract in Saudi Arabia and strengthens its international development

The consortium led by the Saur group has won a major new contract in Saudi Arabia as part of the country’s water infrastructure privatization policy, promoted via the “Vision 2030” program; This contract covers the east of the country and provides an essential service to 5.2 million inhabitants in a region the size of France [...]

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27 September 2021

Taking action to support the ecological transition: Saur signs a major contract with ENGIE to achieve 100% renewable energy by 2022

Saur and ENGIE announce the signing of a Corporate Power Purchase Agreement for 40GWh of renewable electricity a year. This confirms the ambition of the Saur Group, an historic operator in water and sanitation services, to use 100% renewable electricity for its activities by 2022. The contract, signed on September 27, 2021, provides for the [...]

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9 September 2021

Saur successfully completes an inaugural issue of Sustainability-Linked Bonds for EUR 950 million

Saur today successfully placed Sustainability-Linked Bonds for a total nominal amount of EUR 950 million. With this transaction, the Group refinanced its debt and extended its maturity. With an "Investment Grade" rating, this transaction demonstrates investors' confidence in Saur's new model, which has been led since January 2020 by its Executive Chairman, Patrick Blethon, with [...]

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18 June 2021

Water tables, river flow rates and temperatures: the info-sécheresse.fr platform is already forecasting another summer of high drought alert

After a summer marked by many episodes of drought throughout France in 2020, the data collected by info-sécheresse.fr predicts more weeks of high drought alert this year.With more than 10,000 monitoring points throughout France and real-time collection of water table status, river flow rate, rainfall and temperature data, this Saur Group online platform forecasts the [...]

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18 June 2021

World day to combat desertification and drought: info-secheresse.fr introduces new features and gains a forecasting system to help locals authorities, businesses and the public to predict drought risks more accurately

The rainfall, hydrological and hydrogeological data continuously analyzed by info-secheresse.fr is already predicting a challenging summer in terms of drought.It is against this background that Saur and its imaGeau subsidiary are introducing new features to the application (display by natural perimeter and 40% more monitoring points).The upgrade also gains an AI-based drought forecasting function designed [...]

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16 February 2021

Saur Group completes the acquisition of Aquapor, becoming the third largest water operator on the iberian peninsula

Saur Group announces the completion of the acquisition of Aquapor, the leading player in the management of municipal water concessions in Portugal. As part of its internationalization strategy, Saur is thereby welcoming 1,300 water professionals and adding revenue of €120 million and meets an important milestone in its project to become the reference pure player [...]

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11 January 2021

Saur acquires leading portuguese player Aquapor to accelerate its internationalization

Saur announces the acquisition of Aquapor, leading player in management of municipal water concessions in Portugal. The operation is a game changer for Saur’s International activities with the addition of c. € 120 million revenues and 1,300 employees serving 1.3 million people. It represents another decisive step in Saur’s strategy roll-out in 2020 after the [...]

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10 December 2020

Albin Jacquemont joins Saur as Group Chief Financial Officer

Consistent with implementation of its strategic roadmap, the Saur Group is delighted to announce the appointment of Albin Jacquemont as Group Chief Financial Officer.  In this capacity, he joins the General Management Committee to contribute to the Group transformation and activation of the Saur Group levers for competitiveness and sustainable growth in France and internationally.   Albin Jacquemont [...]

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3 December 2020

Saur Group wins a key contract in Saudi Arabia, confirming its status as global leader in the French water industry expertise

Saudi Arabia’s first water infrastructure privatization contract has been awarded to a consortium led by the Saur GroupIt covers the North West region of the country, which includes the cities of Medina and TabukAll the world’s market leaders competed head-to-head for a share in the most ambitious water infrastructure privatization program in the world todayThis [...]

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