Research and Science

Scientific knowhow development

Wetsus, European Centre of Excellence for Sustainable Water Technology is a facilitating intermediary for trend-setting scientific knowhow development. Wetsus creates a unique environment and strategic cooperation for development of profitable and sustainable state of the art water treatment technology. The inspiring and multidisciplinary collaboration between more than 90 global companies and 19 European universities in Wetsus results in innovations that contribute significantly to the solution of the global water problems.

Applied research and product development

The Centre of Expertise Water Technology (CEW) is the knowledge and innovation centre for applied research and product development in the field of water technology. The cooperation between public and private bodies combines the strengths of (trade) education, research institutes, governmental organisations and entrepreneurs in order to train talent for the Water top sector and accelerates the valorisation process for the innovative industry.

Water Applicatie CentrumLaboratory space

The WaterCampus offers room to starting entrepreneurs as well as already established businesses who wish to research and test their innovations and/or who want to progress the (further) development of new products. The Water Application Centre (WAC) has laboratory space available for testing or developing prototypes and products.