ChemTreat acquires water treatment provider Trident Technologies

Sponsored by

SAN DIEGO, CA, Jan. 11, 2010 -- ChemTreat Inc. announced that it has acquired Trident Technologies Inc. and Trident Technologies S.A. de C.V., leading providers of water treatment products and services in Southern California and northwestern Mexico.

"We are creating a new and dynamic force within the Southern California and Mexican Industrial and Commercial & Industrial water treatment markets."

Trident Technologies, headquartered in San Diego, CA, provides water treatment solutions for a diverse range of commercial, institutional and industrial markets. Unique product and service offerings concentrate on water and resource management with particular focus on "Green" technologies.

ChemTreat is one of the largest providers of industrial water treatment in the United States with revenues in excess of $250 million. As part of the Water Quality Group of Danaher Corporation, ChemTreat/Trident joins Hach, Trojan and other companies in the growing sector of the water market.

John Nygren, ChemTreat's President, said: "We are creating a new and dynamic force within the Southern California and Mexican Industrial and Commercial & Industrial water treatment markets."

###

Sponsored by

TODAY'S HEADLINES

City of Lima, Ohio, enters CWA settlement to reduce critical sewage overflows

To resolve claims that untreated sewer discharges were released into the Ottawa River during wet weather, the city of Lima, Ohio, has entered into a Clean Water Act settlement with the Environmental Protection Agency, U.S. Department of Justice and State of Ohio.

AWWA to Congress: Nutrient pollution reduction key to preventing cyanotoxins

In a testimony recently held before the U.S. House Subcommittee on Environment and the Economy, American Water Works Association President John Donahue stressed that the solution to keeping drinking water safe from cyanotoxins begins with reducing nutrient pollution.

Reclamation invests $9.2M in water, power research in West amid drought

Following a year of record drought, water managers throughout the West are searching for information and ideas to ensure a reliable and sustainable water supply. To meet this growing need, the Bureau of Reclamation has officially awarded $9.2 million for 131 research projects.

City of Philadelphia names first 'Stormwater Pioneer'

The Philadelphia Water Department has named Stanley's True Value Hardware as the city's first Stormwater Pioneer. The store's third-generation owners were recognized as role models for small business owners and private developers looking to reduce stormwater runoff.

FOLLOW US ON SOCIAL MEDIA