Issue#1 August 2012 Page 2



HECS News

HECS Signs JV Agreement with UTICO, UAE

HECS signed a Joint Venture Agreement with UTICO, United Arab Emirates on 27th June 2012 for joint working in establishing large Sewage & Waste Water Treatment Plants in India.


HECS Begins Expansion of its Mangalore Facility

In view of expanding its Operations in Karnataka, HECS purchased a Factory Shed at Karnataka Industri-al Development Board (KIDB) In-dustrial Estate at Baikampady, Mangalore. This 3500 sq ft facility is currently being revamped to ac-commodate the present Office & Laboratory at Kulai, Mangalore.

The renovation is expected to be completed by the end of this calendar year, the Laboratory & Office is expected to shift to this state-of art facility soon after.


HECS Starts Construction of its Second Manufacturing Unit in Chennai

HECS started construction of its second manufacturing unit at Thiru-mulaivayal Industrial Estate, Chen-nai. This manufacturing unit is scheduled to be completed by the end of 2012-13 financial year.


Ongoing Projects

1. AAI Pondicherry—Sewage Treatment Plant.

2. IIITDM Kancheepuram—Sewage Treatment Plant

3. Techno Park, Trivandrum —Sewage Treatment Plant

4. Neyveli Lignite Corporation– UF Sewage Treatment Plant

5. TWAD Thiruvarur—Sewage Treatment Plant

6. NTPC SAIL Power Ltd Bhilai-
Sewage Treatment Plant

7 TWAD Thiruvallur— Sewage Treatment Plant

8 APGENCO Chelpur, AP—Sewage Treatment Plant                    


Project Updates

The first quarter of 2012 has been very active with the successful completion of several projects and implementa-tion of new ones. Here is a quick look at some of our major projects.

Major Projects Completed Last Quarter

1. Brakes India Ltd - Effluent Recycle System

HECS successfully commissioned an Effluent Recycle Plant for Brakes India Ltd, Chennai in a record time of 4 months. The Plant was inau-gurated by the Company’s Managing Director Mr. Viji Santhanam along with the Director TRW, Mr. M.V. Sethuraman, Divisional Man-ager and Mr. M. Thiyagarajan, Senior Engineer.

The Raw effluent from different sources were collected for almost a year and the inlet water analysis was fixed with its band of variation in quality parameters. The Effluent Recycle Plant outlet renders the water fit for any process applications. This Plant is fully Automated with PLC Control System and Human Ma-chine Interface (HMI) and is connected with Building Management System (BMS) as well. The plant and its accessories are corrosion proof and incorporates the State of Art Recycling Technology and Process, leading to Zero Discharge Concept.

2. Trivandrum Airport - Sewage Treatment Plant

HECS successfully completed and commissioned in the month of June a 500 KLD Sewage Treatment Plant with collection system for Airport Authority of India (AAI) Trivandrum. Several challenges were faced in the course of the project which included severe sea water intrusion in underground works, it was scientifically mitigated by our Civil Team. This plant is being used to treat sewage from Trivandrum Airport’s Domestic and International Terminals, Township and also Aircraft Toilet Discharges.

3. CMWSSB Kumbakonam - Sewage Treatment Plant

HECS successfully commissioned 2X17 MLD Sewage Treatment Plant for Chennai Metropolitan Water Supply
and Sewerage Board at Kumbakonam. Operations and Maintenance services were started subsequently from the month of June. This plant consists of Grit separators, Primary/Secondary Treatment and Chlorination. The treated water is used in irrigation.
Apart from these HECS has successfully completed over half a dozen small and medium projects.