On 15 May 2019, WLN and VEI signed an agreement for cooperation in the water sector. This means that WLN is the sixth partner of VEI. In addition to WLN, drinking water companies Vitens, Evides Waterbedrijf, Waterbedrijf Groningen, Brabant Water and WML are also partners.
WLN (formerly Waterlaboratorium Noord) is a 100% subsidiary of Waterbedrijf Groningen and WMD. WLN is a leading organization in the field of water quality and water technology and is constantly working on improving drinking water quality.
Hilde Prummel – Managing Director WLN:
"With this collaboration, WLN would like to contribute to SDG # 6: universal sustainable access to water and sanitation by 2030. We also want to give employees, via VEI, opportunities to gain experience abroad."
Marco Schouten – CEO VEI:
“WLN is a great addition as a partner of VEI. We look forward to deploying WLN's expertise for VEI in the coming years.”
The new agreement between WLN and VEI starts on July 1, 2019 for a period of 3 years.