Created on 3 March 1999, IBTV is the
Belgian branch of Véolia Water Systems.
IBTV regroups the activities formerly carried out by SEE,
a branch of OTV, IB Technologies,
a branch of the construction groups Ronveaux and Dherte,
and finally US Filter Belgium whose mother
company, US Filter was bought by Veolia in 1999 (In the
S.E.E. : (Société
d’Epuration et des Entreprises”
( Water Treatment and Business Company) was set up
in Brussels. A branch of the Danish company Kruger, it
became, through the takeover by Kruger, part of the French
group OTV and employed about 80 engineers
and technicians and expanded in particular in the field
of construction of water treatment stations, drinking
water installations abroad (Morocco, Syria, Arabia and
I.B. Technologies was set up on
1 October 1992, thanks to an investment by Industrie Boraine.
Essentially operating in rural water treatment in Wallonia,
it has expanded to cover aerated lagunage as well as in
the biological treatment of waste water.
U.S.F. Belgium, based in Louvain-la-Neuve,
specialised in inverse osmosis techniques, electrodialysis
and the treatment of processed waters developed by the
American mother company.
With a capitalisation of 110 millions of Belgian Francs
IBTV managed to hold on to its stronghold in Belgium thanks
to the participation of Sambrinvest and the civil engineering
companies Ronveaux and Dherte.
Its major shareholder (with more than 80% shareholding)
is the French company Veolia Water Systems (ex-OTV).
IBTV established in the Northern
Zoning of Wavre and is the depository of the experience
and expertise of these three companies.
It employs 15 technicians and engineers and has a turnover
of almost 10 million euro on the Belgian market.
IBTV is a representative for the ensemble
of the techniques developed by OTV such as the BIOCARBONE
® , B2A® , BIOSEP® , BIOLIFT® , PYROFLUID®
, AQUILAIR® procedures associated with the
concept of water treatment stations but equally by USF.
It is the only company in the Veolia Water Systems group
to operate in Belgium in the field of waste water treatment.
Our clients are not only Inter Authority Walloon and
Flemish companies (A.I.D.E., A.I.V.E., I.N.A.S.E.P., I.G.R.E.T.E.C.,
I.P.A.L.L.E., I.B.M., I.D.E.A, PIDPA, IVVO, etc.) but
also companies such as GLAVERBEL, JANSSENS PHARMACEUTICA,
BHA, Raffinerie Tirlemontoise (Genappe), B.N.B., J.S.R.,
A.L.C.O.N., GSK, Lilly and hospitals, etc.