Fort Washington, PA, U.S.A. and Abu Dhabi, UAE — (METERING.COM) — June 27, 2007 – Severn Trent Services, supplier of water and wastewater treatment solutions, has announced the opening of a new branch operations office in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – the company’s second in the Middle East. It will support the business development, sales, local sourcing and technical service efforts of Severn Trent Services’ business units that provide water and wastewater treatment technologies, metering products, operations and management services, and products for the marine and offshore markets. The branch office will offer local factory-direct, after-sales support in the entire Gulf region for all of these products, including those sold to the offshore oil and gas industry.
Severn Trent Services’ other Middle East office is in Cairo, Egypt.
According to Marwan Nesicolaci, vice president of international sales and business development for Severn Trent Services, the Middle East represents one of the world’s fastest growing regions for water and wastewater services. “Our business in the region has expanded rapidly, including a recent second contract to provide ClorTec® on-site sodium hypochlorite generating systems to the Abu Dhabi Water & Electricity Authority,” said Nesicolaci. “The new branch office will enable us to better serve our current customers and expand our water and wastewater product and service offerings throughout the Middle East, including the burgeoning market for operations and management services.”