The Splash

U.S. Water Expands into Mid-Atlantic Region with Waterchem Acquisition

St Michael, MN & Aberdeen, MD – May 1, 2014. U.S. Water Services, Inc (U.S. Water) a leading provider of integrated water and process solutions for industry, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Water Chemical Service, Inc (Waterchem).

Founded in 1984, Waterchem provides water treatment chemical and engineering services for the Eastern United States. Located in Maryland and servicing the Philadelphia, DC, Delaware and Maryland area, the acquisition of Waterchem will greatly enhance the group’s product offerings while maintaining the same great level of service and quality customers have come to experience.

The acquisition of Waterchem includes the corporate headquarter and production facility in Aberdeen, Maryland and surrounding sales territories. According to U.S. Water founder and CEO Allan Bly, “the acquisition of Waterchem increases U.S. Water’s presence on the east coast and adds to our fast growing national footprint. It also adds to our pathogen control capabilities nationally.”

Waterchem’s Terry Bartley states. “this acquisition is a game changer for us in the market place. U.S. Water has a similar culture and attitude to Waterchem as well as expanded service offerings and locations across the U.S. We’ll leverage and combine our strengths with U.S. Water to target the immense growth opportunities presented to us in the area. We’re excited about what this acquisition will bring in terms of service and capabilities to our existing and future customers.”