MEMPHIS, Tenn., USA, January 31, 2017 – Buckman announced it has sold a portion of its water treatment business to Triwater Holdings subsidiary Klenzoid Canada, Inc., an industrial water treatment company based in Mississauga, Ontario.
“Triwater and Klenzoid will continue to provide high-quality products and service for customers,” said Jim Doan, president and chief operating officer of Buckman North America. “We worked hard to ensure that the transition was as seamless as possible, and I know Klenzoid will serve customers with the same dedication they have come to know with Buckman.” As part of the agreement, the affected Buckman sales associates have joined Klenzoid and continue in their current roles.
“Klenzoid Canada looks forward to serving our new customers. We have provided uninterrupted product flow and continued technical service throughout the transition period,” said Ted Kusz, president of Klenzoid Canada. “We will continue to focus on increased value for our customers through our unique service offering and proven water treatment programs.”
The change of ownership allows Buckman to focus on water treatment and process chemistry for the oil/gas, ethanol, utilities, paper and leather markets, create sustainable value for its customers and remain committed to the long-term sustainability of the company.
Buckman is a privately held, global specialty chemical company with headquarters in Memphis, TN, USA. Buckman works proactively and collaboratively with worldwide customers in pulp and paper, leather and industrial water treatment and process chemistry to deliver exceptional service and innovative specialty chemical solutions. Buckman's goal is to help customers boost productivity, reduce risk, improve product quality and provide a measurable return on investment. Buckman is committed to safeguarding the environment, maintaining safety in the workplace and promoting sustainable development, for its associates, its customers and the communities it serves in more than 90 countries around the world.
About Triwater Holdings
Triwater is a diversified water company based in Rosemont, IL that is focused on improving water use integrity for customers through differentiated products, technologies and services. Triwater is comprised of three divisions: Water Treatment Solutions, Water Filtration Systems and Waterline Renewal Technologies.
About Klenzoid Canada
Klenzoid Canada is an industrial water management company specializing in boiler, cooling water and wastewater treatment programs. Using a data driven approach combined with equipment technologies, Klenzoid solutions reduce water and energy usage and improve plant efficiency. Klenzoid Canada is part of Triwater Holdings Water Treatment Solutions division, along with Nashville Chemical, Eldon Water and Chemco Products.