Another Workplace Award for Anguil

Another Workplace Award for Anguil Posted by Anguil Aqua Systems LLC Anguil Environmental has been recognized as a Top Workplace in Southeastern Wisconsin for the fifth time. Thousands of companies from across the state competed for this award and Anguil was one of the 150 selected.  Winners are based solely upon feedback from employee surveys. At an… Read More

DNR Secretary calls clean water and CWD top two priorities

DNR Secretary Preston Cole calls clean water and CWD top two priorities in Wisconsin Posted by Lee Bergquist and Paul Smith from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel on April 16, 2019 MADISON – The state’s top environmental official pledged Tuesday that the Department of Natural Resources will play a more aggressive role in water quality issues,… Read More

Announcing Sweet Water’s New Acting Director and Board Co-Chairs

Announcing Sweet Water’s New Acting Director and Board Co-Chairs Posted by Southeastern WI Watersheds Trust, Inc. (Sweet Water) on April 11, 2019 Former Stormwater Program Manager, Jacob Fincher, has been appointed as Sweet Water’s Acting Director. Since 2015, Jake has managed the Respect Our Waters educational campaign, which informs and educates residents of southeastern Wisconsin… Read More

A.O. Smith acquires Appleton-based Water-Right

A.O. Smith acquires Appleton-based Water-Right for $107 million Posted by Patrick Leary from Milwaukee Business Journal on April 8, 2019 A.O. Smith Corp. has acquired an Appleton-based water treatment company for $107 million in cash, the Milwaukee water technology company announced Monday. A.O. Smith (NYSE: AOS) purchased Water-Right Inc., a water quality products provider, and… Read More

A tour inside the Global Water Center in Milwaukee

A tour of who’s taking up office space inside the Global Water Center in Milwaukee: Slideshow Posted by Nick Williams from Milwaukee Business Journal on April 3, 2019 Opened in 2013, the Global Water Center just south of downtown Milwaukee is a hub for water-centric companies from around the world. Recently, the Milwaukee Business Journal… Read More

BREW Week to introduce water entrepreneurs to Milwaukee

BREW Week to introduce water entrepreneurs to Milwaukee New programming showcases city and startup ecosystem Posted by Molly Dill from BizTimes on March 29, 2019 Next week, about 25 entrepreneurs from as far away as Finland will descend on Milwaukee for the inaugural BREW Week, the kickoff to The Water Council’s BREW Accelerator for water startups. BREW… Read More

Two Milwaukee startups selected for BREW Accelerator

Two Milwaukee startups selected for BREW Accelerator The Water Council to begin programming April 1 Posted by Molly Dill from BizTimes on March 21, 2019 The Water Council has selected six startups for the sixth cohort of its BREW Accelerator program, two of which are based in Milwaukee. BREW (Business, Research, Entrepreneurship in Water) is a… Read More

ASA Analytics renamed ChemScan following acquisition by Colorado firm

ASA Analytics renamed ChemScan following acquisition by Colorado firm Waukesha company will continue Wisconsin operations Posted by Arthur Thomas from BizTimes on March 20, 2019 Waukesha-based ASA Analytics has been renamed as ChemScan following its acquisition by Colorado-based In-Situ Inc. ChemScan specializes in making automatic chemical analysis systems for water and wastewater monitoring and control…. Read More

Energy industry veteran looks to commercialize biogas purification system

Energy industry veteran steps out on his own, looks to commercialize innovative biogas purification system Posted by Nick Williams from the Milwaukee Business Journal on March 20, 2019 Bryan Johnson spent years in consulting and management roles within the energy industry. In 2015, however, he wanted to start his own venture and founded a startup company… Read More

Two Milwaukee startups picked for Water Council’s BREW Accelerator

Milwaukee’s P4 Infrastructure, RRT, among six startups picked for Water Council’s BREW Accelerator Posted by Nick Williams from the Milwaukee Business Journal on March 20, 2019 P4 Infrastructure Inc., a Milwaukee startup focused on civil infrastructure applied systems, and Rapid Radicals Technology, a startup that developed a wastewater treatment system that can treat sewer water,… Read More