A.O. Smith selects Brew Corporate winner

The Water Council announced the fifth round of companies to be backed by its Brew Accelerator on Thursday and Milwaukee-based A.O. Smith Corp. announced the winner of its corporate accelerator.

A.O. Smith chose Toronto-based Nanolytix as the 2017 winner of its Brew Corporate challenge. Nanolytix uses artificial intelligence and sensor technologies to detect the presence of pathogens and other contaminants in real time.

“The potential for a low cost, water quality sensing technology made Nanolytix a great fit within our global water strategy,” said Robert Heideman, A.O. Smith chief technology officer.

Read the full story by BizTimes