RIVIERE-DU-LOUP, QC, Oct. 31, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Premier Tech is pleased to announce that its Environmental Technologies Group is now established in India. The creation of Premier Tech Aqua India (PTAS) will allow Premier Tech and its wastewater treatment technologies to accelerate their penetration of this growing emerging market. PTAS, of which Premier Tech will hold 74% of the shares, is founded in collaboration with an Indian partner, The Malani Group.
The rapidly expanding Indian wastewater treatment market has adopted Premier Tech's technologies for a few years now. PTAS thus becomes the exclusive partner of the integrated offer that are the products and services of Premier Tech's Environmental Technologies Group, an internationally recognized leader in the field of decentralized wastewater treatment technologies for the residential, commercial, community, and industrial sectors.
This strategic initiative enables Premier Tech to continue to meet the expectations and requirements of the markets it seeks to serve as identified in its strategic planning while making sure to offer, on a local scale, a line of products and services which satisfies the needs of its customers through qualified and experienced Indian team members.
Premier Tech, via its Industrial Equipment Group, has been present in India for nearly 10 years. "Over that period, the Malani family has accompanied us in both increasing our manufacturing base and the deployment of a strong commercial network. With the creation of a joint venture with them in the environmental field, we make use of this experience to accelerate our penetration of the Indian wastewater treatment market," said Jean Bélanger, Premier Tech's President and Chief Operating Officer.
For close to 90 years, Premier Tech has been building its know-how and reputation on the expertise and synergy of its three groups - Horticulture and Agriculture, Industrial Equipment and Environmental Technologies. They have one mission: to become technological and commercial leaders in their respective industries. Driven by a multidisciplinary team of over 2 300 people located in the Americas, Europe and Asia, Premier Tech focuses on the development of its team members, on Innovation, and on the introduction of value-added products and services to support its long-term growth.
SOURCE: Premier Tech
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