|Suez Environment, via its subsidiary Degremont, has acquired Poseidon, a Canadian company specialized in separation systems for industrial water treatment and B&V Group, a British company dealing in water treatment chemicals, equipment and services for industry. |
These acquisitions are in line with Suez Environment's strategy to expand its industrial activity and reinforce its solutions for industrial clients around the globe.
Poseidon is a full-service equipment supplier which designs and manufactures a range of state-of-the-art, compact separator systems by flotation for industrial water treatment. B&V, on the other hand, manufactures and commercializes conditioning products and technical services for water related infrastructures including cooling circuits, boiler systems and effluent treatment.
According to BNC data, Degremont has won a couple of contracts in the Middle East region, which includes two desalination and waste water treatment contracts in Abu Dhabi and Muscat; and a desalination plant in Oman. Most recently, Degrémont, in consortium with its Japanese partner Marubeni Corporation, was awarded a contract to expand the Doha West wastewater treatment and recycling plant.