Investment Case Iguá Saneamento

Iguá Saneamento S.A. is a Brazil-based company principally engaged in the basic sanitation sector, both directly and through its subsidiaries. The Company’s activities include water collection, treatment, overall water distribution, sewage collection and treatment, as well as project formulation and technical studies.

people served



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water & sewage



Throughout work with Iguá Saneamento we have:

Improved the engineering design process
  • Implementing pre-molded carbon steel and aluminum modular structures that requires less capex and more efficient
  • Smaller facilities that require less energy to pump water into the system in addition to requiring less land on which to operate with opex improvements
Created renewable energy solutions
  • Installing photovoltaic power generation infrastructure to reduce energy consumption
Increased sewage collection and treatment
  • Sewage collections and treatment coverage has gone from 31.5% to almost 60% in Cuiabá in three years
    Notable health benefits
    • Water in Cuiabá now contains Fluor and is compliant with WHO standards
    • Significant decrease in health issues related to wastewater contamination
    • Improvements in corporate governance, independence in the board of directors and commitees, and diversity within the company
    • First water and sanitation sustainable bonds to be issued in the Brazilian capital markets

    Investment Case OPY Health

    OPY Health is focused on developing hospital infrastructure and implementing more efficient management. In addition to the infrastructure, Opy Health is responsible for administrative and operational support in areas such as cleaning, food, reception, security, and internal logistics, among others. Thus, our health care sector partners can prioritize medical services, focusing each other’s efforts to ensure better medical care for patients. Furthermore, by improving operational management and modernizing the infrastructure of public and private hospitals, Opy Health guarantees a better work environment and greater satisfaction amongst patients and users. 

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    operating rooms



    ICU beds

    Through our work with OPY Health we have:

    Humanized health services
    • By providing and maintaining high quality facilities and equipment we create the environment that allows and complements the provision of human and patient friendly health services
    Environmental solutions
    • developed and implemented paperless hospital management and patient management systems, responsible waste management, inclusive of contaminated materials
    • established solar electricity in one facility and as a new standard to be adopted
      Efficient and flexible response to health crisis
      • increased efficiency and responsiveness by fully equipping intensive care unit (ICU) beds in two facilities by 65% and 120%
      • developed rapid tests to monitor its staff and partners exposure to the Covid-19
      Enhanced compliance standards
      • Embedded efficient and comprehensive compliance programs
      • Improved exchange of information with the Brazilian National Health System (SUS) to attend KPIs and provide faster infrastructure and logistics solutions.