STAR Water selected as finalist in the “2018 Innovation and Fortune China” Annual Competition in Chengdu, China

STAR Water has been selected as the finalist in the “2018 Innovation and Fortune China” Annual competition and “Inno-investment Future” Investor Summit held in Chengdu, China from 5th – 6th December. This event is organised by the federal Ministry of Industry and Information Technology and the Municipal Government in Chengdu. STAR Water was selected from the Sydney Division as one of the three outstanding overseas projects to be invited to the Chengdu finals.

For the investor summit, Chairman Mr. Eric Love will present STAR Water’s innovative technologies and solutions in sponge city and ecological construction to more than 500 investors and technology leaders from around China. As the innovation hub in western China, Chengdu attracts entrepreneurs from all over the world. As the innovation leader in the environmental industry, STAR Water places Chengdu in the western sector of its operational strategy in China, combining technology with local conditions to create a sponge-based eco-city solution for the city.

 

STAR Water to exhibit in the first China International Import Expo (CIIE) in Shanghai

STAR Water will be exhibiting at the first China International Import Expo (CIIE), a major global business development initiative taking place from 4th to 10th November 2018 in Shanghai. It is an initiative led by the Chinese government to give firm support to trade liberalization and economic globalization and actively open the Chinese market to the world.

Eric Love, Chairman of STAR Water, said: “The People’s Republic of China is already one of the largest markets in the world. Policy settings such as ‘Beautiful China’ and the Sponge Cities Program will further expand this market while improving the environment of China. Our company wishes to support China’s commitment to sustainability through the localization and supply of technology that can assist these fantastic environmental initiatives.”

STAR Water has also formed a “Sponge City Technology Collaboration Group” with Storm Consulting, Optimal Stormwater and Frankische offering complimentary technologies and services for Sponge Cities application in China. They will be in Shanghai during the expo to attend business meetings and forums.

For more information on the expo, please visit: https://www.ciie.org/zbh/en/

STAR Water is Finalist in the 2018 Premier of NSW Export Awards

STAR Water has been selected as the finalist in the Environmental Solutions category for the 2018 Premier of NSW Export Awards. The Export Awards celebrate NSW business excellence in international trade and recognise exporters’ contribution to the NSW economy.

The winners of the Export Awards will be announced at a prestigious Awards Gala dinner on 24 October at the Star in Pyrmont, NSW. Winners in the National Award categories will represent New South Wales at the Australian Export Awards National Ceremony on 27 November 2018 in Canberra.

For more information on the awards, visit : https://www.export.org.au/global-trade-updates/eca-announces-2018-premiers-nsw-export-awards-finalists

STAR Water to exhibit at the 2018 Shanghai International Sponge City Construction Fair

STAR Water is exhibiting at the 2018 International Sponge City Construction Fair in Shanghai from 14th May to 16th May 2018. This expo is organised by municipal engineering institutions in China. It aims to bring together local and international businesses that are active in the Sponge City construction industry. The exhibition will also showcase the industry’s latest products, equipment, technologies and solutions.

STAR Water won 2nd Prize in the 2nd China Innovation and Entrepreneurship International Competition

On 18th March, STAR Water was awarded second prize in The 2nd China Innovation and Entrepreneurship International Competition (Sydney Division) and ranked number one in the “Material Science and Energy Conservation” category.

The international competition which attracted 1,400 projects worldwide (169 projects from Australia) is sponsored by the municipal government of Shenzhen in China. It provides opportunities to global companies to develop projects in Shenzhen as well as offer policy support for talent incentives, industrialization incentives, technology finance and project incubation. The total investment amount that arises from the competition is RMB $20 billion.

STAR Water to partner with Shanghai Botanical Gardens in a joint venture

STAR Water Solutions has signed agreement with Shanghai Botanic Gardens to demonstrate STAR Water’s range of Sponge city technologies within the garden. The agreement also includes the formation of a joint venture to manufacture and market STAR Water’s Sponge Filter technologies throughout China.

   

Star Water to present at the 2nd Annual “Channels for Innovation Summit”

Star Water is thrilled to be one of the speakers at the 2nd Annual “Channels for Innovation Summit” held in Las Vegas, Nevada on 6th October, 2017. This event will showcase the results of successful pilot projects, including perspectives from both the end-user and the solution provider.

Speakers and panel sessions will highlight the positive impacts from adopting innovation, debate the challenges and opportunities for funding innovation, and explore the various partnerships technology companies have taken part in to further their commercialization efforts (successes and failures).

For more information on the summit, visit : https://waterstart.com/event-recap-2017-channels-innovation-summit/

 

STAR Water to join delegation to the 2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit

STAR Water is proud to be part of the Australian delegation that will be travelling to Washington for the 2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit (18th – 20th June). It is an invitation-only event that underscores the vital bilateral investment relationship that already exists between the United States and Australia.  This signature event provides an unparalleled opportunity to bring together companies from all over the world, economic development organisations from every corner of the nation, and other parties working to facilitate business investment in the United States.

For more information on SelectUSA Investment Summit, visit: http://www.selectusasummit.us/

STAR Water to participate in WaterStart Project in Nevada, US

STAR Water is excited to announce its involvement in the WaterStart Project in Nevada as one of its strategic partners in developing recycled and sustainable procured bio-filters that will create new beneficial uses for recycled materials in Nevada. On top of creating better environmental and economic outcomes, this project will also create manufacturing opportunities in the area.

WaterStart is a cluster of global leaders in the implementation of water innovation. Based in Las Vegas, its business model involves a joint venture between academic, public, and the private sector. Each of their partners brings together strategic resources and expertise, connecting water management agencies, technology companies, and policy makers in order to spur economic growth in the water sector.

For more information on STAR Water’s participation in the WaterStart project, visit https://waterstart.com/waterstart-announces-three-new-partnerships-will-increase-water-innovation-nevada/

 

 

“STAR Water System” patented in 7 countries

Invented by STAR Water Chairman, Eric Love and CEO, Chris Rochfort, the patent for “STAR Water System” has entered the national entry phase and has now been lodged in 7 countries.

Having the title “Sediment Filtration Device, Method and System,” the invention relates to in particular, but not exclusively, to filter and/or reduce contaminants contained in contaminated fluid from entering waterways.