Higher Education Solutions

Higher Education Solutions

Veolia provides timely and efficient environmental solutions to education facilities, including water and wastewater treatment, effective waste and resource recovery services and the application of district energy networks, CHP or biomass systems to provide electricity and heating/cooling. These holistic services help to transform facilities and campus grounds into genuine green icons, reducing costs and boosting green credentials.

Veolia works with many of Australia and New Zealand’s largest educational facilities, including Sydney University, University of Queensland, as well as the Howard Florey Institute at the Melbourne University Campus, to help you maintain operational efficiency, ensure the utmost in occupational health and safety, as well as reducing your environmental footprint.

Challenges of the Education Sector

Our team of specialists can deliver efficient and holistic services, helping to overcome many of the challenges that you face when operating education and research facilities including:
  • Ensuring reliable energy supply
  • Maximizing safety and comfort of students, faculty and staff
  • Generating operational savings
  • Improving the university’s sustainability efforts and garnering audience engagement
  • Attracting top calibre students and staff
  • Enhancing University ranking and community visibility
  • Succession planning for the technical workforce
  • Leveraging cutting edge technologies and best practices

Plugging in Veolia's higher education solutions

By understanding your unique challenges and key performance indicators, our team of specialists will work with you to help maintain your profitability and operational capacity, with a particular focus on water, energy and waste management.
Waste Management Solutions
  • Waste management and resource recovery, including handling of process waste for recovery, general waste and recyclables, hazardous liquid and sludge waste collection
  • Site assessments
  • Greenfield design / development of waste / recycling facilities
  • Service re-engineering – collection systems, on-site processing
  • Assistance in planning and approvals
  • Product destruction
  • Training and education
  • Environmental and efficiency reporting
  • Bulk & drummed chemical recycling & disposal
  • Laboratory chemical identification, packaging & moing services
  • Management & disposal of laboratory chemicals
  • High hazard chemical management
Water Management Solutions
  • Support university research programs
  • Water filtration and purification
  • Validated systems guarantee water purity for concentrate production
  • Bespoke system designs
  • Integrated heat cleaning cycles ensure maintenance of hygienic pathways
  • Secure system design, along with skilled technical support
  • Operations and maintenance of all on-site water management systems and plants
  • Water and wastewater treatment plants to treat contaminated water for environmental discharge or reuse
  • Potable water systems
  • Network solutions
  • Containerised mobile units
  • Minimise your environmental footprint
Energy Management Solutions
  • District Energy networks, Combined Heat and Power (CHP), Biomass systems to provide electricity and heating/cooling
  • Energy Performance Contracts (EPCs) for building upgrades and O&M performance guarantees
  • Preventative and corrective energy asset maintenance contracts
  • Installation, design, development and upgrading of energy systems and equipment, including heating, ventilation and air-conditioning
  • Managing energy performance of facilities and equipment
  • Remote management
  • Reporting on clients energy usage and reductions
  • Demand-side reduction
  • Carbon footprint management