Industrial Operation

Operating and managing utility needs for its clients is part of Veolia Water's core expertise. Our industrial engineers combine that expertise with years of operational experience in the water/wastewater, steam and power sectors, allowing clients to focus on their core businesses - whether it's chemical processing or pharmaceutical manufacturing.

Veolia has a proven record in delivering innovative and highly-successful outsourcing contracts and in building long-term relationships with its clients.

In partnership with our clients, we develop a business strategy to optimize water and wastewater treatment facilities and provide the following benefits:

  • Reduced costs and enhanced savings
  • Partnering for continuous improvement
  • Operation excellence
  • Direct access to proven technology and technical innovation
  • Recovering by-products and reducing waste
  • Dedicated and specialist resources
  • Excellence in health, safety and environmental management
  • Commitment to our client's success

The technical services provided by our staff of field engineers, O&M specialists and process engineers are second to none.

We offer the following services to our industrial clients:

Operations & Maintenance Programs

Veolia operations and maintenance programs utilize industrial water, wastewater and utility experts to solve challenges and improve processes with long-term performance guarantees.

We work on-site with our client's operations staff to understand the core issues affecting operations and develop a plan that we can implement to accomplish specific goals.

Upgrade Solutions

Our upgrade solutions add equipment, technologies or processes to existing facilities that can result in cost savings, optimizing target performance levels or environmental compliance improvement.

Veolia's practical approach to upgrading, operating and maintaining facilities leverages the existing operation's assets, labor and technology with our resources, allowing our clients to focus on their production output.

Recovering Co-products and Reducing Solid Waste

Wastewater recycling and valuable co-product recovery from waste streams is one of the key elements in environmental performance and related cost reductions.

In this area, Veolia offers many applications used successfully in most industrial sectors.

Technical Expertise

Our technical expertise starts with process knowledge and innovative technology where we assume your wastewater byproducts and turn them into reusable products for plant operations.

Our expertise also spans every aspect of industrial processes including the use of steam, effluent compliance, system optimization needs and proactive risk management.

Veolia employs foremost experts on water and wastewater operations including:

  • Process knowledge & technology
  • Hot water/steam
  • Compressed air
  • Cooling water
  • Compliant effluent
  • Solids volume reduction
  • Production water
  • System optimization
  • Risk management


Since Veolia first provided outsourcing for the water treatment of a major U.S. industrial facility in the 1940s, we have been delivering expertise and results. The technical services provided by our staff of field engineers, O&M specialists and process engineers are second to none.

Globally, we provide solutions to hundreds of industrial customers. We also team with other Veolia locations to provide comprehensive approaches that include energy services and waste management solutions.