Chikkamagaluru: Farmland Rainwater Harvesting Systems wins Aqua Foundations Excellence Award

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Chikkamagaluru, Nov 17: Farmland Rainwater Harvesting Systems, Chikkamagaluru, inventors of first-of-its-kind, innovative, self cleaning, roof top rainwater harvesting filter 'Rainy' have been honoured with the Aqua Foundations Excellence Award 2017 under the category of Industrial Excellence in Development of Technology.

The award was presented at a ceremony held during an International XI World Aqua Congress 2017 at New Delhi recently. The award was received by Michael Baptist and Vijayraj, directors of Farmland Rainwater Harvesting Systems from Dr Vandana Shiva, Indian scholar and environmental activist.

The ‘Aqua Excellence Awards’ are the highest awards given by Aqua Foundation to its members, stakeholders and contributors in recognition of their outstanding achievements in the field of water, environment, energy, earth sciences, atmospheric sciences, planetary sciences, pollution control and sustainability solutions.

Aqua Foundation honours, in each World Aqua Congress, individual/nominees of corporate members who have made a mark in their respective fields of expertise or have made a significant contribution towards humanity.

About Farmland Rainwater Harvesting System

Farmland Rainwater Harvesting System, has been in forefront in rainwater harvesting for over one and half decade with respect to both rooftop as well as groundwater recharge through indigenous path breaking technology involving dual intensity filters to store and Re-utilize and Farmland V-Wire Injection Well to recharge ground water source. Both these technologies have found wide acceptance both in public and private sector because of the increased success rate at field level.

The company’s continued efforts in setting up State of Art R&D and hydraulic testing lab at Chikkamagaluru with most modern and sophisticated machinery and equipment for research to enable students from across the country to do research on water saving is a feather in the cap for the company.

The company has helped people to save precious water and also power in the area where there is scarcity for drinking water because of its revolutionary technology and wide spread acceptance throughout country.

Till date, the company has installed more than 1,40,000 rooftop installation and more than 13,800 recharging structures throughout the country with help of wide dealer network. The company’s product is been exported to 21 countries.

The company’s efforts in saving water have been recognised by conferring three national awards and two international awards. The Recent Aqua Foundation Award is one more addition to its existing awards.


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  • Geoford Enterprise, Udupi/Mumbai

    Thu, Nov 23 2017

    Congratulations and best wishes to all at Farmland.

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  • Robin Quadros, Mumbai/Mangalore/New Orleans

    Sat, Nov 18 2017

    Congrats to you and your company on a well deserved recognition and hope more success in the future.

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  • kiran, chikmaglore

    Fri, Nov 17 2017

    “There was never a doubt in our hearts that you were destined for success. Congratulations on your achievement!”sir

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  • WATERJET ENGINEERS TEAM, chikkamagaluru

    Fri, Nov 17 2017



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  • karthik, Chikmaglore

    Fri, Nov 17 2017

    “Your will to push and never give up has brought you this far, you deserve this and more. Congratulations for a marvelous achievement!” sir

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  • ANAND VAIDYA, Bagalkot

    Fri, Nov 17 2017

    Congratulation on your achievement and success of Ground water improvements in all over india and i proud of whole team.

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    Fri, Nov 17 2017

    Congrats MIchael Anna

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  • Vinu, Chikkmagalur

    Fri, Nov 17 2017

    You always go for the impossible thing to make it possible and you take each target as your aim. You love taking challenges and you deserve this achievement. I congratulate you for your success.

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  • CHETAN, chikkamagaluru

    Fri, Nov 17 2017

    Congratulations on your big achievement. This is another success, which clearly speaks of your hard work and talent. You simply deserve this mainly because you never give up. We are celebrating with you and congratulations.

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  • Veerus, Moodbidri

    Fri, Nov 17 2017

    Congratulations farmland team.

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  • Felix Sequeira, Chikmagalur

    Fri, Nov 17 2017

    Congratulations Mr. Michael. We all proud of you and your team. You are doing wonderful work. May the Good Lord bless you and give you good health happiness and prosperity. Once again I wish you all the best.

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