Kruger forms task force to help municipalities, engineers seeking stimulus assistance

March 10, 2009
Kruger Inc., a leading water and wastewater technology company, announced the formation of KrugerForce. This is a dedicated task force of process, mechanical and electrical engineers prepared to assist municipalities and the consulting engineering community with an offering of technologies and services that meet the requirements of the stimulus package...

CARY, NC, Mar. 6, 2009 -- Kruger Inc., a leading water and wastewater technology company, announced the formation of KrugerForce. This is a dedicated task force of process, mechanical and electrical engineers prepared to assist municipalities and the consulting engineering community with an offering of technologies and services that meet the requirements of the stimulus package.

According to Brian Frewerd, Kruger's VP of Strategic Planning, "We have been contacted by many customers looking for rapid delivery of engineered solutions to help meet their challenges. Having green technologies and the ability to provide rapid responses are of utmost importance at this time."

KrugerForce will help municipalities and engineers meet "shovel ready" criteria by providing the following:
1. Engineering labor to provide customized "cut and paste" designs and drawings into overall plant plans to meet short application deadlines.
2. Packaged water and wastewater solutions available on-site in a matter of weeks.
3. Access to design build experts to lead fast-track projects and turn key installations

KrugerForce will help municipalities and engineers meet the "Green Solutions" criteria with technologies focused on renewable energy, energy recovery and water reuse. Some examples of such technologies include:
1. Make fuel from biosolids (BioCon® Energy Recovery System)
2. Use solar energy to dry biosolids (SOLIA™)
3. Minimize carbon footprint and generate carbon credits
4. Advanced control systems for enhanced energy efficiency (I&C)
5. Produce reclaimed reuse water (Hydrotech Discfilter)

Kruger Inc. is a water and wastewater solutions provider specializing in advanced and differentiating technologies. Kruger provides complete processes and systems ranging from biological nutrient removal to mobile surface water treatment.

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