GLV Inc.’s water treatment group, Eimco Water Technologies, has been awarded new major contracts worth close to $30.3 million.
Among the major orders awarded in recent weeks to Montreal-based Eimco, which will be completed between November 2009 and October 2010, more than $24.5 million relate to the industrial segment. Eimco Water Technologies has obtained orders totalling some $20 million for water intake screening systems, including an $8-million contract in Germany and several other large-scale orders in the Netherlands, Canada and Hong Kong.
GLV has also won contracts worth close to $4 million in Australia for the food and beverage processing industry, which represents another growth market niche for Eimco, along with a major order for a petrochemicals company in the United Arab Emirates. Finally, Eimco has been granted orders totalling $5.8 million in the municipal market in the United States, of which $3.3 million for MBR submerged membrane bioreactors. The rest of the municipal orders consist of various existing infrastructure upgrading and optimization projects.