UPWARDS – Upgrading the Pumping of Wastewater through Augmented Reality and Digital Solutions

European Call(s)

SC5-11-2018: Digital solutions for water: linking the physical and digital world for water solutions

Name of the organisation

Scottish Enterprise

Description of the organisation

Scotland's main economic development agency, working collaboratively with Scottish SMEs and academia

Main areas of expertise

Water Management monitoring the entire process from source, through sewer, primary, secondary and tertiary treatment including internal recycling and aeration. All data and instrumentation systems combined with augmented reality monitoring to minimise energy usage at peak electricity supply times.

Contact Persons

Rickard Eksten

Looking for: Partner(s) - Coordinator

Partner to demonstrate scalability and replicability.


Austria - Belgium - Bulgaria - Croatia - Republic of Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Netherlands - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - UK - Iceland - Liechtenstein - Norway

Main Objectives:

To use reduce energy consumption of wastewater treatment and reduce costs. Providing clean, safe, sustainable water and sanitation is fundamental to poverty reduction, sustainable development, and to human survival, health and wellbeing.

Previous EU experience:

Project team from Scotland has extensive experience in transnational collaborative projects.