MONTREAL, March 25 /CNW/ - Sofame Technologies Inc. (TSX-V: SDW) a manufacturer of high efficiency industrial hot water systems and cost effective heat recovery equipment, has announced an initial order from Canromex, S. de R.L. de C.V. of Monterrey, Mexico. Sofame will install a Percotherm(R) heat recovery system at a large paper based products plant near Monterrey.
Commenting on this important customer acquisition, Sofame Technologies Vice President of Sales and Marketing Robert A. Demers said, "This project, valued at close to one million dollars, is Sofame's first significant order resulting from its recent business agreement with Canromex as part of Sofame's strategic international growth plan, and we are now in a position to expand our footprint in the Central America and Mexico region."
Encouraged by the first sale of a Percotherm(R) system in Mexico, Robert Langlois, President of Canromex, noted, "Energy efficiency has become a critical component of environmental stewardship and corporate sustainability strategy, and these investments pay for themselves."
The end-user has been a member of the US EPA's ENERGY STAR program since 2007 and is also involved in EPA's Climate Leaders, Green Power Partnership, Landfill Methane Outreach Program and SmartWay programs. Its Mexican operations employ 8,000 people and manufactures and markets a wide array of paper-based consumer products.
Canromex is a turnkey project developer in the areas of renewable alternative energies. Canromex integrates the most advanced and unique technologies to provide clients with profitable, sustainable, vanguard projects. Canromex offers creative solutions to environmental problems and can assist companies with project evaluation, initial assessments, feasibility studies, project development structure, licensing & permits, financial support, CDM validation & registration, verification of clean development mechanism projects (CERs), and verified emission reduction projects (VERs) in the sectors of waste management & disposition, renewable energy, and waste energy recovery projects". Visit www.canromex.com
Sofame Technologies Inc. custom engineers and manufactures unique, high-efficiency direct-contact industrial hot water systems which extract up to 99 percent of heat from flue gases depending on the application, and return the energy in the form of high-temperature hot water or pre-heated make-up air. Sofame's products help hospitals, food processing plants, universities, central heating plants, utilities and many more large energy consumers to significantly reduce fuel costs and greenhouse gas emissions. Using world-leading, patented green technology, Sofame serves industrial, institutional and commercial markets through a network of dedicated engineering representatives.
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