From concept to operations, we can assist in each phase of your project. Through independent expertise and a systematic approach we deliver smart, innovative and future-proof solutions.


Increasing your treatment capacity, preparing for strict compliance requirements or pursuing ambitious sustainability goals? A 360° process-technical, economical and legal assessment is required before diving into your project. Nuoro guides and supports you through these first essential steps.



Everything starts with a good understanding of the current situation. Together with all stakeholders, we identify the objectives and map the relevant variables in order to set up a framework for your sustainability challenge.

• Identify sustainability targets
• Mapping of current situation
• Analysis of production & operations processes
• Process flow diagram & mass balance
• Feasibility and cost estimate

site audit

To best identify successful solutions, we begin by getting to know your plant. Don’t worry, we don’t mind getting our hands dirty!

• Site visits
• Water & energy audits
• Analysis of production & operations
• Housekeeping & operations audits

conceptual design

Time to go to the drawing board and come up with solutions. We identify a specific approach, select the best-fit technologies and deliver a conceptual engineering package.

• Water & energy pinch analysis
• Conceptual process design
• Future PFD, mass balance & water footprint
• Step-wise approach to realization – action plan


In-depth preparation is crucial to the success of our projects. Our experts combine technological know-how with years of hands-on experience to set your project up for success.


project feasibility

Want to know if your idea can be turned into a viable business case? Nuoro approaches these studies as an independent partner, and we can help you by providing an objective feasibility study.

• Process description
• Preliminary budget estimation | CAPEX
• Permitting approach
• Operational expenses | OPEX
• Business case | Total cost of ownership
• Comparison of different solutions & scenarios

front end engineering design

Through a basic engineering study, the conceptual idea is further developed into a solid design. This crucial step is necessary before the project can be contracted and carried out successfully.

• Scope clarification
• Mass balance
• P&ID development
• Layout
• Project scheduling
• Permitting assistance


Serious investment projects require market-wide procurement. Nuoro assists its clients in finding excellent suppliers and contractors to execute the project.

• Detailed scope definition | Data sheets
• Tender book creation
• Technical evaluations
• Procurement services & contractual negotiations


Every project requires a unique and tailor-made approach. Nuoro works alongside the client to determine the best modus operandi based on specific needs and on the project requirements. Below is an overview of the different approaches Nuoro can take for a project:




Nuoro provides project and engineering management during the implementation phase of investment projects:

• General project management & coordination
• Engineering management
• Time scheduling & reporting
• Contract & scope management
• Construction management
• Review & integration of different contractor packages
• Technical evaluation of key contractor deliverables
• Procurement assistance
• Quality control



Nuoro co-develops the project in close collaboration with its customer by providing complementary expertise:

• General project management & coordination
• Detailed process & mechanical engineering
• 3D design
• Procurement & contract management of dedicated packages
• Construction management
• Automation support
• Commissioning & start-up support
• Training

epc & turn key

engineering procurement & construction

Nuoro is responsible for the project from start to finish, providing total peace-of-mind for the customer. Nuoro can act as a turnkey partner for various types of projects:

• Pilot unit construction
• Skid mounted solutions
• Greenfield and brownfield (waste)water plants
• Biogas processing units
• Industrial & domestic water reclamation


Get the most out of your installation and achieve your KPI (key performance indicator) targets thanks to in-depth technological know-how and the effective application of innovative best practices.


assistance & training

Our experts are happy to share their knowledge and experience with your entire team – from operator to plant manager.

• Service level agreement (SLA)
• Remote follow-up & guidance
• Class-room & on-site trainings
• Troubleshooting
• OPEX analyses

process & control

Future-proof your plant! Go for smart process control and get the most out of your installation. Optimizing existing processes and control systems in an intelligent manner is often the best path towards improved performance, quality and reliability.


• Process audits
• Energy audits
• Process monitoring
• Control philosophy optimization
• Automation revamp
• Instrumentation & digitalization

assets & chemicals

We assist in the optimization of your assets and reduce your operational costs.

• Technical audits
• Spare parts
• Supplier environment optimization
• Reduction of chemical usage & consumption