Program: Collaborative Research with Industry (CRI)

Field: Environmental Engineering

Principal Investigator: Dr. Hul Seingheng

Sending University: Institute of Technology of Cambodia (ITC)

Japanese Co-Investigator: Assoc. Prof. Dr. Chihiro YOSHIMURA

Japanese University: Tokyo Institute of Technology

Year: 2011


Water has been recognized as one of main and critical material in the production of Coca cola products. The assessment of water supply in terms of quantity and quality is important and necessary. In addition, the requirement of Coca Cola company is also the protection plan if the risk of water supply is recognized. In this project the main objective is to work with phnom penh water supply authority to check the supply both quality and quantity. The assessment at the treatment plant was conducted. Moreover, the study was also focused on the Tonle Sap river water source where the assessment of quality was done. As a result, trust from company has been establisehd. Research info materialized in the company. More projects from the industry have been increased. In addition, some students got experiences and got skill of research, some got scholarships.