AEGEA SANEAMENTO was set up in late 2010 and is the main undertaking of Equipav Group. It is the third largest private operator in the water and sanitation sector in Brazil. The company manages some 25 projects in 5 States in Brazil: Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo, Mato Grosso, Mato Grosso do Sul and Santa Catarina.
Proparco’s funding will finance part of the investments provided for in the concession contracts held by AEGEA in four municipalities. These investments will mainly aim to increase drinking water production, extend the drinking water distribution network, and improve the quality and coverage of the wastewater collection and treatment network.