Acquisition Helps U.S. Water Expand in Southwest United States
U.S. Water, an Allete Co., acquired Water & Energy Systems Technology Inc. (WEST), which provides specialty chemicals and engineering service for water treatment oilfields and light industry. It is based in California and services the Southwest.
The deal broadens U.S. Water's national footprint by adding a production facility in the Southwest while widening its reach in several industries. U.S. Water provides integrated water management for industry.