Brazilian group Equipav, which holds equity stakes in more than 20 companies, operates in the water and waste, engineering, transport, and agribusiness sectors. The company mainly produces sugar, ethanol, and renewable fuels. It also engages in the supply of water; operation of bus terminals; and administration of highways. In addition, the company provides sewage collection, sanitation, and treatment services; and engineering and heavy construction services. Through its subsidiary Aegea Saneamento e Participações (Aegea), the group holds 31 contracts serving a total of 2.39mn residents in seven Brazilian states. Grupo Equipav was founded in 1960 and is based in São Paulo.