Aqua-Chem, Inc., The Leader in Global Water Solutions, Is Proud of their Partnership with Oak Ridge High School

Aqua-Chem, has partnered with the Oak Ridge High school welding program, in a coordinated effort to support the future welders of tomorrow. Jeff Hankins, the welding class instructor and former Aqua-Chem employee trains high school students in various aspects of industrial welding. The program is just one in the Oak Ridge area exposing high school students to the type of high-tech skills that are in demand according to manufacturers.

Aqua-Chem, Inc. Expanding Presence in the Pacific Rim

Aqua-Chem Adds 1Supplier PTE Ltd. and ENAPS Co. Ltd to the Pharmaceutical, Biotech & Life Sciences Distribution Network

Knoxville, Tennessee (June 10, 2013) – Aqua-Chem, a leader in global water solutions, has partnered with two leading Pharmaceutical and Biotech companies in their respective regions, 1Supplier PTE Ltd. in Singapore and ENAPS Co. Ltd in South Korea. "Both organizations expand Aqua-Chem's reach and influence into an existing key competitive market place," said President and CEO David Gensterblum.

Aqua-Chem, Inc. Pharmaceutical Distribution Network Continues to Grow

Aqua-Chem Adds General Piping Systems (GPS PR) to the Pharmaceutical, Biotech & Life Sciences Distribution Network

Knoxville, Tennessee (June 26, 2013) – Aqua-Chem, a leader in global water solutions, has partnered with General Piping Systems (GPS PR) in Puerto Rico expanding the reach of the pharmaceutical, bio tech and life sciences distribution network. "GPS PR extends Aqua-Chem's reach and influence into a key competitive market place," said President and CEO David Gensterblum.

Aqua-Chem, Inc. Partners with the University of Tennessee Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering

Knoxville, TN (July 1, 2013) - Aqua-Chem, Inc. and the University of Tennessee's Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering are teaming up to assist Aqua-Chem in continuous process improvements. The University will have a diverse group of 28-students, representing 6-countries, descend on Aqua-Chem from July 2nd to July 26th to look at continuous improvement opportunities in the areas of: Warehouse, Materials, Engineering and Manufacturing.

Aqua-Chem Introduces the World's Largest Packaged Vapor Compression Distillation Unit

 

Knoxville, TN (August 12, 2013) - Aqua-Chem has designed, engineered and manufactured the world's largest packaged vapor compression distillation unit for the bottled water industry. This latest vapor compression (VC) still will produce up to 7,200 gallons per hour (120 gallons per minute) of USP quality distilled water. The BR7200 expands Aqua-Chem's broad product model line of VC models starting at 200 gallons per hour.

Aqua-Chem, Inc. and the University of Tennessee's Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering Presents Findings

Knoxville, TN (August 19, 2013) – Aqua-Chem, Inc. and University of Tennessee’s Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering Lean Enterprise Summer Program presented their findings to Aqua-Chem management. The partnership’s objective was for the students to look for innovative ways Aqua-Chem could improve the processes in four specific areas: Warehouse, Materials, Engineering and Manufacturing.

Aqua-Chem, Inc. Receives Contract Extension from Defense Logistics Agency Through 2015

Knoxville, TN (August 20, 2013) - Aqua-Chem Inc, a Knoxville-based maker of water purification systems, announces the extension of their Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) water purification parts contract through August 2015. In August 2010, Aqua-Chem Inc. was awarded a $386 million contract to manage and distribute water purification parts and equipment to the U.S. military.

Aqua-Chem, Inc. Debuts on the Annual Inc. Magazine List of America's Fastest-Growing Private Companies - The Inc. 5000

Knoxville, TN (August 20, 2013) - Inc. magazine today ranked Aqua-Chem, Inc. NO. 4,617 on its seventh annual Inc. 5000 list, an exclusive ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies. Aqua-Chem's ranking is the first time, the company has been included in the Inc. 5000 list. The list represents the most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the economy—America’s independent entrepreneurs.

Aqua-Chem, Inc. Transfers Day-to-Day Operational Control of Aquafinity System to J+J Flooring Group

Knoxville, TN (August 21, 2013) - Today, Aqua-Chem Inc., manufacturer of the ECOCYCLE™ industrial water reuse system has transferred day-to-day operational control of the ECOCYCLE System to J+J Flooring Group, known around the J+J campus or the carpet industry as Aquafinity®. To this point, Aqua-Chem employees have worked side-by-side with J+J Flooring Group associates to maintain operation of the ECOCYCLE dyehouse water reuse system. "Today is an exciting day for both Aqua-Chem and J+J," said Aqua-Chem President and CEO, David Gensterblum.