Announcements

U.S. Water’s Cambridge and Plymouth Facilities Win Minnesota Governor's Safety Award

U.S. Water’s Cambridge, Minnesota and Plymouth, Minnesota facilities were recognized for excellence in workplace safety and health during the 2017 Governor’s Safety Awards luncheon held on May 10, 2018 in Minneapolis. U.S. Water is one of 279 employers to be honored through the awards program, coordinated by the Minnesota Safety Council. Donald Brozek and Mike Bock, Cambridge facility production shift [...]

U.S. Water Featured in April 2018 Issue of Food Engineering Magazine

U.S. Water's food and beverage industry experts, Brett Robinson & Steve Tapper, were interviewed for April's  Food Engineering Magazine article, How Food Processors Can Successfully Manage Water and Utilities. In the article, Brett and Steve discuss water and energy efficiency options in food processing and explain the benefits a thorough understanding of [...]

LaMarr Barnes Interviewed in WaterWorld Weekly Newscast with Angela Godwin

This week's edition of WaterWorld's Weekly Newscast features special guest LaMarr Barnes, U.S. Water CEO. During his interview with WaterWorld's Chief Editor Angela Godwin, LaMarr discussed the water industry trend of mergers and acquisitions, the evolving needs of our customers, and the synergies between U.S. Water and Tonka Water, a U.S. Water Brand. He also shared what to expect in the future [...]

It’s Here! Introducing the NEW uswaterservices.com!

U.S. Water is excited to announce that our shiny new website is here! The updated site includes a brand new layout, responsive design for easy viewing from desktop and mobile devices, quick read content, informative graphics and videos, as well as additional impactful changes to make your uswaterservices.com experience even more enjoyable. What makes U.S. Water unique is our ability to integrate all of our [...]

U.S. Water’s CEO LaMarr Barnes Presented During the Annual APEX Board of Directors and Investors Meeting

On January 25, 2018, the Area Partnership for Economic Expansion (APEX) hosted its annual Board of Directors and investor-member meeting, which featured guest speaker LaMarr Barnes, CEO of U.S. Water. During his presentation, Barnes discussed the relationship between water and industry in the Midwest and throughout the country, as well as the importance of sustainable water management in industry, commercial and [...]

U.S. Water Featured in March 2018 issue of Ethanol Producer Magazine

Just Published! U.S. Water’s Mitch Manstedt, Strategic Business Leader – Biofuels, and Jim Lukanich, Director of Applied Technology, were interviewed in the article Sticking to It, published in the March 2018 issue of Ethanol Producer Magazine.  In the article,  Mitch and Jim discuss the impact The Food and Safety Modernization Act has on biofilm control options in the biofuels [...]

U.S. Water Featured in November 2017 Edition of Food Engineering Magazine

Just published! In the November 2017 edition of Food Engineering magazine, U.S. Water’s Brett Robison, Strategic Business Leader – Food & Beverage, and Steve Tapper, Industry Consultant, discuss water conservation struggles and opportunities in the food and beverage industry. Read the full article, Water Conservation Can be a Hard Sell for Producers, online at  [...]

Joan Foley Named Finance & Commerce's 2017 Top Women in Finance

Joan Foley, U.S. Water’s Director of Accounting Services, has been selected as a honoree for Finance and Commerce newspaper’s 2017 Top Women in Finance. Each November, Finance and Commerce newspaper recognizes accomplished women from across Minnesota, for both their professional and community impacts. Joan and her fellow honorees were recognized during the November 16 event in Minneapolis, MN, and [...]

U.S. Water Obtains Unanimous Jury Verdict that Novozymes Infringed U.S. Water Patents Relating to its pHytOUT® Technology

Jury Also Finds that U.S. Water’s Patents are Valid U.S. Water announces that last week, a federal jury in the Western District of Wisconsin delivered a unanimous verdict in favor of U.S. Water in its lawsuit against Novozymes A/S and Novozymes North America, Inc. (“Novozymes”). The jury found that Novozymes’s sale of Phytaflow® to its customers caused infringement of the U.S. Water [...]

U.S. Water Expands its Integrated Offerings and Applications with Acquisition

St. Michael, Minnesota – U.S. Water, an ALLETE Company (NYSE: ALE), announces the acquisition of Tonka Water. Tonka Water, a major supplier of municipal and industrial water treatment systems, has joined the U.S. Water family. The acquisition of Tonka Water will allow U.S. Water to expand its integrated water treatment equipment offerings and applications. Tonka Water’s engineers customize water [...]

Celebrating 20 Years

U.S. Water is celebrating 20 years in business this year (June 2017)! Thank you to Our Employees and Their Families. Our deepest appreciation to our employees and their families for their dedication and commitment to U.S. Water's vision and values. Without your passion for continuous improvement, we could not have become the leading integrated solutions provider and world class organization we are [...]