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The purification plant in Radlje ob Dravi has just been opened

26. 9. 2014
The purification plant for wastewater collection and treatment in Radlje ob Dravi constructed by Riko and its partner SGP Pomgrad, d.d. was opened on the town’s municipal holiday.

Riko and its partner Pomgrad were chosen as contractors in the call for tenders issued for the purpose of the »Wastewater collection and treatment in the Drava – Upper Drava river basin» project. With this project the two companies will take care of the entire wastewater collection and treatment as well as the protection of water sources in the river basin of Upper Drava. The chosen contractors will be responsible for the construction of the sewage system and purification plant in the municipalities Muta-Vuzenica, Selnica ob Dravi and Radlje ob Dravi and for the construction of the sewage system in the Dravograd municipality. While the purification plant in Selnica ob Dravi was granted a preliminary running, the purification plant for wastewater collection and treatment in Radlje ob Dravi already started running. M.A. Alan Bukovnik, the mayor of the Radlje ob Dravi municipality made a speech at the opening ceremony of the Radlje ob Dravi purification plant and on this occasion the gathered have also been addressed by Riko d.o.o.'s director Janez Škrabec.

The Riko company built this purification plant in cooperation with its partner Pomgrad d.d. and included a number of companies from Koroška, such as Elektrosignal d.o.o., Slemenšek d.o.o., Prosys, Jožef Nabernik sp., Pasarstvo Tratnik, Elektro storitve Bogdan Morandel s.p, Gradbeništvo Mulec, EkoLux d.o.o, Mikro-Polo d.o.o., Geodet Hren, Jernej Maučec sp, etc. into the construction process. The construction project was partially financed from the EU Cohesion Fund within the Operation Programme of Environmental and Transport Infrastructure Development for the period 2007─2013, developmental priorities »Environmental Protection – Water Sector«, priority direction »Wastewater Collection and Treatment«.