Knoxville, TN (August 27, 2013) - To support its ongoing growth from a recent influx of large orders, Aqua-Chem, Inc., has added and continues to seek individuals to strengthen the depth and work flow in the engineering department, investing in human capital for the now and for the future. "As an engineering first organization, the depth, strength and breadth of our engineering team is critical to our continued strategic efforts to grow our business in key market segments," stated David Gensterblum, President and CEO.
Aqua-Chem, Inc. Receives Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Recognized Cost Saver Award for Small Business
Knoxville, TN (October 30, 2013) - Aqua-Chem Inc, a Knoxville-based manufacturing company of water purification systems, was awarded the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Recognized Cost Saver Award for Small Business. Aqua-Chem’s President and CEO, David Gensterblum, and Ed Fye, Director of Military After-Market Parts, were on hand in Fort Belvoir, Virginia, Tuesday October 29, 2013 to accept the award.
Knoxville, TN (November 8, 2013) - Aqua-Chem Inc, a Knoxville-based manufacturing company of water purification systems, recently concluded their annual sales and service training seminar. "The annual training class ensures our distributor partners are prepared to support their customers and the Aqua-Chem equipment in their respective markets, around the world," said Jani Trupovnieks, Aqua-Chem Distribution and International Operations Manager.
Aqua-Chem, Inc. Water Purification Equipment Supporting the Typhoon Relief Effort in the Philippines
Knoxville, TN (November 14, 2013) - Aqua-Chem Inc, a Knoxville-based maker of water purification systems is supporting the US Navy’s typhoon relief effort in the Philippines. With the Navy's commitment to support the typhoon relief effort, Aqua-Chem's equipment will be providing clean, safe, drinking water to the thousands of people affected by Typhoon Haiyan.
Knoxville, TN (December 17, 2013) - Today, Aqua-Chem Inc, a Knoxville-based manufacturing company of water purification systems, reached 1,000,000 man-hours without a lost time accident. "This safety milestone is a tremendous achievement by the more than 190 Aqua-Chem associates at all of our locations, Knoxville, TN, Ft. Lauderdale, FL and Houston, TX," said David Gensterblum, Aqua-Chem President and CEO.
On March 12, 2014 a luncheon was held to celebrate all Aqua-Chem 2013 Employees of the Month and to announce the recipient of the 2013 Employee of the Year. A special recognition was given to Roy Ruehl to acknowledge his extraordinary achievement not only over the past year, but for almost 45 years!
Aqua-Chem, Inc. Supports Medal of Honor Recipients and Documentary at Local Fundraiser Benefitting East Tennessee Veterans Memorial
Knoxville, TN (March 31, 2014) – Staff from Aqua-Chem, Inc. were eager to attend this spring’s Medal of Honor fundraiser honoring recipients, Hershel “Woody” Williams of the US Marine Corps and Sergeant Sammy L. Davis of the US Army (pictured, fourth from the left). Guests were invited to screen the debut of The Medal of Honor: A History Documentary at the downtown Knoxville Regal Riviera Stadium. The film explores the history the nation’s highest military honor. A reception at the East Tennessee Historical Society followed the screening.
Knoxville, TN (April 4, 2014) – Aqua-Chem staff and coworkers recognized Electrical Assembly Specialist, Don Daniel, for his many years of hard work and dedication. Don announced his retirement after 20 years of service. Coworkers presented him with a special retirement gift to further express their appreciation. Don will be dearly missed by all. Aqua-Chem wishes him a long and joyous retirement!
Aqua-Chem will continue our 40+ year tradition of exhibiting at this year’s Offshore Technology Conference held at Reliant Park in Houston, TX. We are excited to announce our BlueGuard Blow Out Preventer will be on display! Our BOP is the first self-contained system to deliver highly purified technical water required by BOP manufacturers.
Knoxville, TN, July 1, 2014 – Aqua-Chem, Inc., the leader in global water solutions, today announced that it has named John Allen as Project Management Leader and Dwight Warnock Engineering Manager.