Inside the framework of AQUAKNIGHT activities,several training activites have taken place as presented below.
AQUAKNIGHT has prepared a set of training sessions in the participating Mediterranean Partner Countries (MPCs). The first two training sessions took place at the Alexandria Water Company headquarters (24th -25th April 2012, Egypt) and SONEDE headquarters (27-28 June 2012, Tunis).These two courses have introduced best practices in leakage control to the staff of the participating water utiltities in the MPC. The topics were Water Balance Auditing and Leakage Control technologies. A third training session took place at the Aqaba Water Company headquarters (10-11 December 2012, Aqaba, Jordan), focusing on tests on meters accuracy, UFR (unmeasured flow reducer) tests to quantify enhancement in water metering as well asssessment of the impact of private storage tanks on water metering and AMRs (automatic meter reading).
The first training course for Mediterranean EU partners took place on the 19-20 Sept’12 in Reggio Emilia (Italy). The course dealt with International Best Practices and comprised sessions on AMR technology and applications.
More details on the project activities can be found at the project website.