KaWaTech Solutions Technische Lösungen für die Karstwasserversorgung

  • contact:

    Prof. Franz Nestmann;
    Dr. Peter Oberle

  • funding:

    BMBF Client II

  • Partner:


    Ruhr University Bochum (RUB), Technology Center Water(TZW), KSB, Klotz, Disy Information systems, Hydro-electrics, Spekul, KAAD
    and Vietnamese partners


  • startdate:

    01.09.2013 – 31.08.2016 (phase 1)

    01.11.2016 – 31.03.2021 (phase 2)

Development and testing of innovative solutions for karst water supply in developing and emerging countries. The focus here is on efficient and sustainable extraction, distribution and treatment of surface and underground water resources in subtropical and tropical regions on the basis of renewable energy forms. Realisation of a pilot water supply system to ensure a sustainable water supply for about 10,000 people in the Dong Van Karst plateau.