Borneo Water & Wastewater 2014
The BWWE 2014 which was originally scheduled for November 2014 has now been postponed to September 2015 due to unavoidable circumstances. More details to follow.

New Value-Added Services to MWA Institutional Members (IM)
In a continuing effort to render value-added services and benefit to our members, MWA has now offer a dedicated space in quarterly bulletin, “Water Malaysia” for Institutional Members. Each edition of “Water Malaysia” will now have a regular feature called “Institutional Members’ News” and Institutional Members can submit write-up on company news, product launches and technical write-up to promote their services and extend their market reach to keep clients and readers well informed. The normal advertisement charges will apply. MWA website will soon make available advertisement slots in its website for IM to promote their brand and services at reasonable rates.

For more info, please contact MWA Secretariat.
JOB VACANCIES (immediate intake)
At The Malaysian Water Association

Accounts Assistant/Book Keeper
Qualification:
Diploma in Accountancy or equivalent
Min. experience 2 years an advantage

Admin. Assistant
Qualification: Diploma holder

For inquiries:
Rubby Mahmod (rubby@mwa.org.my)
Tel: 03 6201 2250/9521

President's Welcome Note

Welcome to Malaysia Water Association(MWA), the premier and leading national organisation for networking and technological advancement for water professionals involve in the complete water cycle.

New MWA Group Executive Director

Mr. Lee Koon Yew, was appointed on 5 May 2014. He is to lead MWA Secretariat and group of companies; ensure all Secretariat functions are carried out efficiently; to spearhead in membership drive; to facilitate cooperation & communication with members.

IWA World Water Congress,
Lisbon 2014

IWA World Water Congress, Lisbon 2014

MWA President and Dr. Norhayati (MWA Council & IWA YWP International Chair) among those being interviewed at the Congress.

Let’s Solve Water

Water, The World Water Crisis

MWA 25th Anniversary
A Walk Down Memory Lane

Activities

Date : 2 December 2014
Venue : Pullman Hotel, Bangsar

The discussion during the forum was frank and intense, reflecting the wealth of knowledge and maturity amongst water players in the country. Many issues were raised and deliberated from different perspective angle. It appears that we all have to embrace the complexity of it and find ways and strategy on the most effective method to improve the situation.

The forum was moderated by YBhg. Tan Sri Ir. Hj. Omar Ibrahim, Founder President of MWA. The Keynote Speaker was YBhg. Tan Sri Dato’ Ir. Syed Muhammad Shahabudin (Executive Chairman of SMHB Sdn Bhd/Past President of MWA) and invited Panelists were YBhg. Dato’ Teo Yen Hua (former CEO of SPAN), Ir. Jaseni Maidinsa (GM of PBA Pulau Pinang Sdn Bhd), En. Ahmad Zahdi Jamil (CEO of RUB Sdn Bhd/Immediate Past President of MWA) and Mr. Foon Weng Lian (Forum Air Malaysia).

- Download Presentation here
Date : 2 December 2014
Venue : Pullman Hotel, Bangsar

The MWA 26th Annual Dinner held at the Pullman Kuala Lumpur Bangsar was graced by the Minister of Energy, Green Technology and Water, YB Datuk Seri Panglima Dr. Maximus Johnity Ongkili. Also present was the Secretary General, YBhg. Datuk Loo Took Gee and other invited guests from the water industries. The highlights of the evening was the presentation of “2014 MWA Special Water Award for Leadership” that was awarded to YBhg. Dato’ Teo Yen Hua, former CEO of Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Air Negara. A dinner talk was delivered by Dr. M. Kumar, the Consultant Neurosurgeon of Sime Darby Medical Centre. About 530 guests attended the dinner was entertained by the stand-up comedian, Harith Iskander on that evening.

MWA wishes to thank all the sponsors namely T & T Pacific Sdn Bhd, Water Engineering Technology Sdn Bhd, Metropolitan Utilities Corporation Sdn Bhd, Molecor (SEA) Sdn Bhd, Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Air Negara, Taliworks Corporation Berhad, AECOM Perunding Sdn Bhd, Angkasa Consulting Services Sdn Bhd, Arachem (M) Sdn Bhd, BEWG (M) Sdn Bhd, Hatimuda Sdn Bhd, Inter Soil Engineering Sdn Bhd, Konsortium Air Selangor Sdn Bhd, Megasteel Sdn Bhd, Pengurusan Aset Air Berhad, Premier Water Services Sdn Bhd, Salcon Berhad, SMHB Sdn Bhd and Veolia Water (Malaysia) Holding Sdn Bhd; including all the participated companies and individuals. Last but not least to the Dinner Organising Committee for the time and effort towards the successful and memorable MWA 26th Annual Dinner.

- Read Minister’s Speech here
- Read President’s Speech here
MWA has awarded its 2014 Special Water Award for Leadership to YBhg. Dato’ Teo Yen Hua, the former CEO of Suruhanjaya Perkhidmatan Air Negara (SPAN) at its 26th Annual Dinner held on 2 December 2014 at the Pullman Bangsar. A plaque with a wording “In Recognition Of His Outstanding Leadership And Vision In Pioneering The Regulatory Reform Of The Water Services By Spearheading And Developing Best Practices, Innovations And Solutions Which Brought About Significant Impact On The Malaysian Water Transformation Process” was presented to the award recipient by the Honourable Minister of Energy, Green Technology and Water while the citation was read by MWA Immediate Past President.
- Read Citation here
Date: to be confirmed
Project concept and updates on:
  • River of Life – River Cleaning, River Master Planning & Beautification and River Development
  • Greater KL/KV – As an engine of economic growth
  • Water Supply Projects – Planning for additional supply and demand projections
  • Sewage Services Projects – Sewage & Sullage Management
Limited places, register now !
Supported by MWA, SPAN & IWK
Training Schedules : 13 to 17 October 2014, 8 to 12 December 2014
Date : 21 to 27 September 2014
A total of 23 delegate and 10 accompanying persons registered with MWA attended IWA World Water Congress in Lisbon. The delegates found the technical sessions very beneficial and many had the opportunity to keep themselves updated on the latest development that had taken places in the water & sewerage sectors around the world.
Date : 10 September 2014
What does it take to operate and maintain a dam? Technical aptitude, well honed skills, practical experience, etc.
Come learn the insights, tips & secret of critical dam operations from the very experienced and veteran water supply and dam operator – Ir. Chan Chiang Heng
A total of 60 members attended the workshop held at MWA premise in Sri Hartamas. BEM approved CPD hour is 2. Certificate of attendance have been sent to all participants.
Click here for presentation
Date : 4 September 2014
Theme: Challenges on Implementation on NRW Strategic Plan
A memorandum on recommendations will be presented to Minister/KeTTHA
Date : 19 August 2014
A total of 26 participants attended the above visit at ALS premise in Shah Alam
Date : 11 July 2014
About 50 members attended the talk at MWA premise.
Click here for HORAS presentation

Quick Facts

Revenue VS Operating Expenditure - 2011

• Operating Revenue include tariff and non tariff revenue
• Operating Expenditure comprise (where applicable) :
    1. Water treatment and distribution cost
    2. Purchase of treated water
    3. Purchase of raw water
    4. Lease Rental to PAAB
    5. Exclude finance cost, depreciation and amortization

Poll

Invitation to Participate as Presenter/Participant
THE 2nd IWA Malaysia Young Water Professional Conference 2015 (YWP15)
17-20 March 2015
Vivatel Kuala Lumpur MALAYSIA
www.utm.my/ywp15
Read more...
www.iwaaspire2015.org
Key dates for Call for Papers is as scheduled:
1 October 2014 - Call for papers
31 December 2014 - Abstract submission deadline
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Calendar 2014
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Quarterly issue No. 27. For your reading pleasure and to enjoy the subsequent issues without fail, please ensure your membership subscription fees are paid accordingly. Contact Secretariat to check your membership status.
26th Annual Report
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Water Quotes

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Knowledge Sharing

by Dato’ Teo Yen Hua, SPAN
by Datuk Ir. Abdul Kadir Mohd Din, IWK
by Water Partnership Program World Bank

Info

HRDF Employers Circular No. 5/2014 is now expanded to cover Water Treatment and Supply & Sewerage.
More details at www.hrdf.com.my

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