August 9, 2016 – FMI Capital Advisors Inc., a subsidiary of FMI Corporation, is pleased to announce the merger of Metawater Co. , Ltd. (Tokyo, Japan), and Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc. (Love Park, Illinois, USA).
Metawater offers optimum solutions for creating circulation of water recourses while focusing on the plant engineering business and service solution business. Aqua-Aerobic Systems, Inc. is a leader in the design, application and manufacture of wastewater treatment equipment and systems for municipal and industrial markets, worldwide.
The merger will place Aqua-Aerobic, including its subsidiary, Mecana Umwelttechnik (Reichenburg, Switzerland), under METAWATER USA INC. (MUSA), the company’s U.S. subsidiary with current operations in Rutherford, N.J.
FMI Capital Advisors Inc. represented Metawater in the transaction.
The collaboration provides Aqua-Aerobic Systems with a larger platform to expand internationally and enables the METAWATER Group and Aqua-Aerobic Systems to gain access to each company’s technologies that will enhance respective product offering portfolios. Through this merger, METAWATER USA acquired additional Aqua-Aerobic Systems resources including additional established relationships with sales agents, consulting firms and contractors to support its growth strategy and strengthen its business through expansion into the U.S. and other markets.
About FMI Capital Advisors:
FMI Capital Advisors, a subsidiary of FMI Corporation, is a leading investment banking firm exclusively serving organizations in Engineering and Construction, Infrastructure and the Built Environment. With over 700 completed transactions, our unique industry focus enables us to provide our clients with unparalleled insight and advice. Clients gain access to our extensive network of industry contacts and relationships, deep market knowledge and technical expertise.
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Greg Powell – Director
About FMI Corporation:
For over 60 years, FMI has been the leading management consulting and investment banking firm dedicated exclusively to engineering and construction, infrastructure, and the built environment.
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