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City of Orange, Texas, Selects Inframark for Its Wastewater Treatment Operations

Five-year deal continues the company’s significant presence in the state.

Horsham, Penn., June 1, 2018 ─ Inframark, LLC, is pleased to announce that the City of Orange, Texas, has awarded a five-year contract to the company to operate, manage, and maintain its 7 million gallon per day Jackson Street Wastewater Treatment Plant. The contract is effective Monday, June 4, 2018. The addition of Orange builds on Inframark’s significant presence in the state, where the company now operates 202 projects in Texas, with more than 600 employees managing 193 water and wastewater facilities.

“After much review, we felt Inframark was best suited to manage our critical infrastructure,” said James B. Wolf, P.E., R.P.L.S, Director of Public Works and Engineering for Orange. “They offered employment to all our existing employees and the transition is going well.”

“We are proud to add Orange to our growing list of satisfied clients and customers in Texas,” said Inframark President and CEO Stephane Bouvier. “We look forward to providing the City with the high level of service and customer satisfaction it should expect from its wastewater operator.”

About Inframark

Inframark, LLC, (www.inframark.com) is a standalone American infrastructure services company focused on operation and maintenance of water and wastewater systems, management of community infrastructure, and back-office services.

With more than 40 years of experience in managing water-related infrastructure, the company employs in excess of 1,500 people serving more than 290 clients in 19 states. Its North American operations manages facilities that can treat over a billion gallons of drinking water and wastewater daily. It also manages more than 8,000 miles of wastewater collection and water distribution networks. Its infrastructure management services group serves 220 clients with financial, administrative and specialized support services.

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