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08/05/2015

Aqualyng and Earth Water Group form strategic alliance to increase footprint and bolster capabilities in growing water markets


Aqualyng Holding AS (“Aqualyng”), a leading international desalination company, and Earth Water Group (“EWG”), one of the fastest growing and diversified water companies in India, have formed a strategic alliance.  Mr. Sunil Ghorawat, Founder and Managing Director of Earth Water Group, has also been appointed as CEO for Aqualyng Holding AS.

Aqualyng is one of the leading developers and operators of sea water desalination plants, with several large projects currently completed and in progress in Asia.  With its patented energy recovery device, the RecuperatorTM, the Company offers lowest life cycle cost for Sea Water Reverse Osmosis,and has successfully installed plants in three continents since commencingoperations in 1996.

Earth Water Group, with its group companies Fontus, Aventura, Geist and a number of strategic technology investments, offers a total solution provider for water projects, products andservices. The Company has traditionally focused on India and the Indian subcontinent, and offers solutions for industrial wastewater, desalination as well as technology components for the water industry.

“By combining our marketing and project execution capabilities, we are creating a platform for a broad spectrum of water projects, products and services”, says Sunil Ghorawat. He continues: “Aqualyng, EWG and the various group companies have their individual unique capabilities when it comes to water and waste water treatment, and by combining resources and knowledge we are increasing our geographical footprint for the solutions offered. As an example,Aqualyng has a strong setup in China, and we can now use that setup to promote other services and solutions from other group companies. At the same time, EWG’s existing setup in India opens doors for Aqualyng and its Australian subsidiary companies.

Ghorawat continues:  “The key focus moving forward will be to deliver high quality projects, products and services for the global water industry, with a special focus on “difficult water”. Aqualyng’s international experience and technology will help drive EWG’s international growth, while EWG’s resource center for design, engineering and manufacturing in India will ensure competitive offers and execution in acompetitive marketplace.”

With this strategic venture, the combined companies will have unmatched capabilities and reach in many segments of Asia, Australia and the Middle East.

 

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