Forschungsinstitut für Wasserwirtschaft und Klimazukunft an der RWTH Aachen e. V.
Kackertstraße 15 – 17
52072 Aachen
Phone: +49 241 80 2 68 25
Fax: +49 241 80 2 28 25

As a member of the JRF research community, FiW is funded by the state of North Rhine-Westphalia.

Register of associations
VR 1926, Amtsgericht Aachen
USt.-IdNr.: DE121684557

Board of Directors
Dr.-Ing. Joachim Reichert (chairman)
Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. Johannes Pinnekamp (managing director)
Dr.-Ing. Dirk Waider
Univ.-Prof. Dr.-Ing. habil. Thomas Wintgens
Barbara Gerhager
Dr.-Ing. Frank Obenaus

Chief executive Officer (CEO)
Dr. sc. Dipl.-Ing. Frank-Andreas Weber

Responsible for content
Dr.-Ing. Kristoffer Ooms

Picture credits
Homepage: Sewage treatment plant © Ruhrverband; flourishing agriculture © Christian Schwier / Adobe Stock; industrial park © shutterstock


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