Three Canadian environmental solutions firms have merged to form newterra ltd. The new organization combines the engineering, manufacturing, and sales and support networks of MLE Equipment, Filter Innovations and Pacwill Environmental. newterra, which has offices and facilities in Canada, the United States, Germany and the UK, employs nearly 150 people worldwide.
newterra will offer turnkey treatment and remediation systems to industry and municipalities—from initial design through engineering, manufacturing and service. newterra has pioneered approaches for iron removal from water, sound abatement designs for remediation equipment, and its patented MicroClear™ membrane bioreactor water treatment systems.
According to Bruce Lounsbury, president and CEO, the company is leveraging its intellectual property to offer cost-effective, decentralized sewage treatment for remote work camps, residential developments, and the recreational and agri/food sectors.