Ostrava continues towards its SMART CITY vision

Smart metering project
28. November 2018

OVAK, the Ostrava waterworks and sewerage company, has already fitted nearly seven thousand water meters with transmitters for remote water consumption metering. In the next… Read »

New technologies help care for groundwater sources in Ostrava

Eco-friendly Hydropuls method
7. November 2018

Drinking water sources are becoming scarcer, so it is important to maximize care for these existing sources using state-of-the-art, eco-friendly technologies.  The most well-known water… Read »

Excellent research at VŠB-TU

Excellent research at VŠB-TU
23. October 2018

The Institute of Environmental Technologies, which is part of VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava, has received over CZK 100 million from the Operational Program… Read »

Ostravice waterfront will get a workout park

Ostravice waterfront will get a workout park
12. August 2018

The revitalization of the right bank of Ostravice will include the installation of street furniture and a workout park. The section from the boathouse to… Read »

Fountain in front of the church looks good again

19. July 2018

“Decorative fountain in front of the church on Stojan’s Square”, the last among the projects from the first year of the participatory budget of the… Read »

Three colors of water

The climatic fate of the Czech Republic lies behind the polar circle
18. July 2018

In 10 years there will be 3 billion people without water. Come to discuss with Czech geologist and climatologist Václav Cílko. Already today from 3 pm… Read »

Ostrava tests nanotechnologies in drinking water distribution

Ostrava tests nanotechnologies in drinking water distribution
3. July 2018

The Ostrava Waterworks and Sewerage Company (OVAK), with NANO Zone as its supplier, is the first in the EU to test nanotechnologies in drinking water… Read »

Hydropuls – eco-friendly regeneration of wells

The Ostrava Water and Sewerage Company uses an innovative method for the cleaning of their wells
27. June 2018

After last year’s pilot testing of the unique Hydropuls technology, this year the Ostrava Water and Sewerage Company (OVAK) uses this innovative method for the… Read »

Do not hesitate and hurry up to the City Centre!

Do not hesitate and hurry up to the City Centre!
22. June 2018

Come and enjoy a summer full of fun in the centre of Ostrava. On June 15, at Masaryk Square we launched project “Sand in the… Read »

Pant hosted the third lecture from the series “Evening with Scientists”

Pant hosted the third lecture from the series “Evening with Scientists”
14. June 2018

Those interested in another “green” debate called “Water – a necessary and unpredictable element” met in the Pant Centre yesterday. The debate was hosted by Professor… Read »