Cities, Environment, Water

An AECOM environmental scientist uses equipment to test for heavy metals in ground water in western Bangkok, Thailand. This developing area is next to a landfill in an automobile manufacturing area.

Widespread migration from the countryside is placing tremendous stress on urban water supplies and sanitation services delivery throughout SE Asia. AECOM is involved in expanding clean water delivery and sanitation services in SE Asia in conjunction with local banks, water utilities, and the World Health Organization.

This exposure was taken at 1/250th of a second, at f 5.6 at ISO 200 on a Canon 1Dx camera with 24-70mm lens and heliopan polarizing filter.

Photo © Robb Williamson / AECOM

Originally published 03.25.2016

Author: Robb Williamson