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Industrial water treatment pioneer continues to thrive and innovate

Brockville, ON – September 2, 2016: newterra, a leader in modular water, wastewater and groundwater treatment solutions, is raising the profile of its legendary COCHRANE brand of industrial, commercial and residential water treatment and deaeration systems. Since its origins in 1863, the COCHRANE name has been synonymous with innovation and robust equipment, having invented the deaerator almost a century ago. newterra gained the prestigious COCHRANE brand with its acquisition of the Crane Water business in 2014.

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Water treatment company surpasses 1,000-day mark without a lost time injury

newterra, a leader in modular water, wastewater and groundwater treatment solutions, today announced that it had achieved a significant milestone in accident-free production, service and operations. The company recently surpassed the 1,000-day mark without a single lost time injury at its operations in Canada, the United States and South America. A Lost Time Injury (LTI) is when an employee is hurt while conducting a work-related task and is unable to report for their next scheduled shift.

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Prestigious List Recognizes the Top Private Companies in Clean Technology.

newterra, a leader in modular water, wastewater and groundwater treatment solutions, today announced it was named in the prestigious 2015 Global Cleantech 100, produced by Cleantech Group, whose mission is to connect corporates to sustainable innovation. It's the second time in three years that Canadian-based newterra has been awarded this global designation.

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Chicago, IL – (September 10, 2015) newterra, a global leader in designing and manufacturing modular water treatment solutions, will be exhibiting one of its decentralized wastewater systems later this month at WEFTEC. The Water Environment Federation's Technical Exhibition and Conference is the largest of its kind in North America, and draws water quality professionals from around the world. The event will be held at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL from September 26-30, 2015. newterra will be at Booth 1275

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newterra CEO outlines the changing perspective on water treatment infrastructure

Bruce Lounsbury, CEO of newterra, a global leader in designing and manufacturing modular water treatment systems, recently summarized the compelling case for decentralized water treatment in the September/October issue of Water Canada magazine.

In the article, Lounsbury cites the advent of new technologies, particularly for wastewater treatment, that offer lower capital costs as well as a higher level of effluent quality that opens the door to reuse opportunities. It's a position endorsed by the USEPA and a growing number of developers and communities that are recognizing the public/private financing opportunities that traditional, large infrastructure projects simply can't provide. newterra's water solutions include scalable, membrane bioreactor (MBR) wastewater systems that preserve capital by allowing treatment infrastructure to grow in parallel with each phase of a development project.

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Bruce Lounsbury talks about water technology, reducing risk, traditional infrastructure and the role of government in helping stimulate innovation.  

In advance of his speaking engagement at the World Water-Tech North American Summit in Toronto, Bruce Lounsbury, CEO of newterra, was interviewed about some of the key issues facing technology companies in the water sector. newterra, the company Lounsbury co-founded in 1992, is a global leader in designing and manufacturing modular, scalable water treatment systems.

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Strategic fit expected to spur job growth, market expansion

Brockville, ON  (June 10, 2014) newterra, a global leader in designing and manufacturing modular water treatment systems, announced today that it has acquired the business of Crane Water from diversified industrial manufacturer, Crane Co.

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