Ovivo Inc. (Ovivo), a provider of water and wastewater treatment equipment, technology, and systems, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Wastech Controls & Engineering, LLC (Wastech). Founded in 1987 by Mr. Paul Nicolas and located in Chatsworth, California, Wastech has become a nationally recognized process system integrator, offering complete facility equipment design and manufacturing, after-sale support, and automation solutions in the areas of chemical handling, water, and wastewater treatment. With over 1,500 installed systems, Wastech has specialized in turn-key packaged systems for industrial wastewater treatment applications for numerous industrial markets, including biotech, pharmaceutical, food and beverage, microelectronics, and metal.
The integration of Wastech will enhance Ovivo’s systems offering in the US electronics market, as well as create cross-selling opportunities in other markets through Wastech’s well established client base. As part of Ovivo, Wastech will operate under its own brand name and will continue to be led by Mr. Paul Nicolas as President and Mr. Serge Saatejian as Vice President.