Conclusion of a contract between the state government of Prussia and the English company Fox and Frampton to supply the city of Berlin with drinking water.
The first waterworks of the Berlin Waterworks Company goes into operation at the Stralauer Tor.
For more than 160 years, Berliner Wasserbetriebe has been supplying Berlin with drinking water and treating its wastewater. Today we secure the drinking water supply for 3.8 million Berliners and treat the wastewater with state-of-the-art and innovative technology. We are thus one of the largest companies with long experience in the water industry.