Xylem relocates global headquarters
Xylem has relocated its corporate headquarters from White Plains to Rye Brook, N.Y.
RYE BROOK, NY, Dec. 10, 2013 -- Xylem Inc. (NYSE:XYL), a global water technology company focused on addressing the world's most challenging water issues, announced that it has relocated its corporate headquarters from White Plains to Rye Brook, N.Y., keeping more than 100 jobs within the state.
The company has signed a 10-year lease to rent the second and third floors at Reckson Executive Park at 1 International Drive. The more than 67,000 square foot space is set to be LEED certified to refelct the company's commitment to provide environmentally-sustainable business practices.
Xylem, which was derived from ITT Corporation in 2011, has been headquartered since its launch in a 50,000 square foot space at 1133 Westchester Avenue in White Plains. Xylem employs a total of approximately 800 people in New York; in addition to its headquarters in Rye Brook, it maintains primary manufacturing and administrative facilities in Cheektowaga, Seneca Falls and Auburn.
Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology provider, enabling customers to transport, treat, test and efficiently use water in public utility, residential and commercial building services, industrial and agricultural settings. The company does business in more than 150 countries through a number of market-leading product brands, and its people bring broad applications expertise with a strong focus on finding local solutions to the world’s most challenging water and wastewater problems. For more information, visit www.xyleminc.com.