January 2006: Volume 48, Number 1
Alldos Limited has moved to a new facility as the first step in future expansion plans. The new address is 39 Gravity Industrial Park, Tyburn Road, Birmingham B24 8TG. All other contact information remains the same: Telephone 0121 328 3336, Fax 0121 328 4332, www.alldos.com
AquaCell Technologies, Inc. has filed a Form 10 Registration Statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission on behalf of its Aquacell Water, Inc. subsidiary to allow it to become a publicly traded company.
JMAR Technologies, Inc. has received a purchase order for two BioSentry" units to proceed with the second and final test cycle at Kimpen, S.A. de C.V., a unit of Mexicos leading beverage development and manufacturing company.
The New Mexico Environment Department (NMED) is making all public drinking water system tests available online for interested parties. The site is searchable by a host of factors and updated every two weeks (www.safewater.state.nm.us).
Groupe Danone has concluded the sale of its U.S. water cooler joint venture to Kelso, a U.S. investment fund and has said it will charge $118 million in the second half of the year against the investment.
The America Water Works Association has revised its Standard B600-05, Powered Activated Carbon to include a description of the raw materials used to make PAC and add a variety of other definitions and language changes.
Bentley Systems, Incorporated has completed its acquisition of the Research Engineers International (REI) business from netGuru, Inc. Bentley's annual report can be viewed online at www.bentley.com/june2005annualreport.
Pure1 Systems, the developer of EverFull" self-filling bottled water coolers, has chosen Goldenwhipp Coffee Services of Guayanabo, Puerto Rico to be the exclusive dealer of Pure1 Systems in the commonwealth.
Watts Water Technologies Inc. is buying Changsha Valve Works, located in Changsha, China. The valve maker has about 385 employees and annual revenues of approximately $8 million (U.S.). The cost of the acquisition, which is expected to be complete this month, was not disclosed.
Modern Process Equipment Corporation (MPE), has launched a new website to focus exclusively on the Food, Chemical and Mineral Grinding Division. The site, www.mpechicago.com, features a new design and is more organized to feature additional content on various grinders manufactured by MPE.
Aquafine Corporation has announced that it will operate as a strategic business unit of Trojan Technologies. Aquafine will continue to operate in its current location and focus on industrial/commercial business.