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Morton, Miss., Selects Inframark for O&M of Wastewater Treatment Plant

Five-year deal adds to company’s growing presence in the Magnolia State.

Horsham, Pa., November 12, 2019 – Inframark, LLC, is pleased to announce that the City of Morton, Miss., has awarded the company a five-year contract to operate and maintain its 2.97 million gallons per day wastewater treatment plant. Inframark started operations there October 1. The addition of Morton builds on the company’s growing presence in the Magnolia State, where Inframark already operates facilities in Cleveland, Clinton (both for the City and Gulf State Canners), McComb, and Hernando (DeSoto County Regional Utility Authority).
Inframark has been providing full-service public-private contracts for operation, maintenance and management of wastewater treatment facilities in Mississippi for nearly 40 years (more than 100 contract years), with a large number of back-up technical resources that are second to none in the industry. The company also provides more expertise than any other operator in the state.
“We are proud that the City of Morton has the confidence and trust in our approach, as well as our background and expertise, to operate and maintain its wastewater treatment facility,” 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 300 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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