Evoqua Water Technologies, a Pittsburgh-based provider of water treatment solutions, has acquired privately held Water Consulting Specialists, Inc., a maker of industrial high-purity water treatment systems. This acquisition will strengthen Evoqua’s portfolio of high-purity water systems and enable the company to further expand in key industrial markets. The terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Based in Pocasset, Mass., with operations in Pompton Plains, N.J., and Philadelphia, WSCI offers high-purity water expertise, design/build, turnkey solutions, and service capabilities for customers in the pharmaceutical, healthcare, microelectronics, and food and beverage markets. WSCI provides a variety of water treatment solutions and services, including pretreatment, service deionization, reverse osmosis, and electrodeionization.
“The acquisition of WCSI strengthens and extends our service footprint in the northeast region of the U.S.,” Evoqua CEO Ron Keating said in a statement. “WCSI’s strong presence in high-purity water treatment in key critical markets, such as pharmaceutical and healthcare, provides the opportunity to further expand our digitally enabled solutions and services.”