Alter International has a total programme approach to urban water supply and wastewater utilities.
Our technical expertise, combining least cost investment and optimized operation at planning, engineering and implementation stages of each project so that improved project performance is achieved at lower costs.
Our project development skills, providing government agencies, water administrations, financial institutions and private investors technical and economic basis for their investments. (Risk assessments and respective mitigation strategies are an integral part of our services).
Our project management experience, assuring timely and cost effective completion of each project irrespective of its size and complexity, through prompt service and highly effective resource allocation.
Our utility management experience, insuring solid technical assistance to water managing authorities in their operations and maintenance so that satisfactory and continuous service is given to consumers while funds necessary for new investments are raised.
Our understanding of quality management, assuring compliance with rules and standards and with due care for safety, health and environment.
Some of our utility management services covered recently technical assistance in introducing computerized monitoring techniques such as SCADA for data collection and system control, MIS for information management and water loss reduction. ( i.e. City of Kayseri with a design population of 1,1 mill. received our services in 2001 and 2002 for extension of their SCADA system, introduction of MIS, network zoning and district metering and training for loss reduction programme for 3 pilot districts ).
We assist water managing authorities in the following areas to achieve better management in their operations and maintenance:
- Capacity building
- Human resource development
- Training on site
- Initiation of SCADA ( Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition)
- Initiation of MIS ( Management Information System)