Evoqua Water Technologies signed a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Environmental Treatment Systems Inc., a provider of engineered solutions to the industrial wastewater market.

Based in Acworth, Ga., Environmental Treatment Systems offers industrial water treatment technologies for food processing, pulp and paper, poultry and meat processing, chemical, beverage and textile industries. Its solutions include dissolved air flotation (DAF) systems, which are commonly used for the removal of oils and greases and suspended solids.

Environmental Treatment Systems will be a part of Evoqua’s Industrial Projects and Services division. As part of the acquisition, that division will form an organic wastewater center of excellence to serve Evoqua’s industrial customers.