With this acquisition of PWNT, the commercial subsidiary of the North Holland drinking water company and nature manager PWN, Nijhuis Saur Industries is strengthening its portfolio for the purification of drinking water.
PWNT was established to commercialise the innovations of drinking water company PWN in the field of water treatment. This includes all innovations in purification technology, including the SIX ion exchange, ILCA inline coagulation and CeraMac for ceramic membrane applications, as well as the Proevenloods, the test- and optimisation facility of PWNT.
Menno M. Holterman, CEO and president of Nijhuis Saur Industries, said: “Surface water will become one of the most important sources of drinking water in the coming years. PWNT’s technology, skills and expertise are an essential addition to our innovation and technology portfolio for the purification of drinking water. Together with our experience in the design, supply, financing and operation of drinking water installations, we expect in the coming years PWNT will grow into a leading global provider of integrated drinking water solutions.”