Aqua-Chem Overview

  • Year Founded
  • 1929

Year Founded

  • Status
  • Acquired/​Merged

  • Employees
  • 164


  • Latest Deal Type
  • Buyout/​LBO

  • Financing Rounds
  • 4

  • Investments
  • 3

Aqua-Chem General Information


Manufacturer of specialized water distillation, purification, desalinization and filtration systems intended for the beverage, pharmaceutical and military sectors. The company specializes in thermal and membrane water treatment technologies such as vapor compression distillation, flash evaporation, reverse osmosis, membrane filtration and ion exchange, enabling clients to ensure the quality of water.

Contact Information

Ownership Status
(Operating Subsidiary)
Financing Status
Private Equity-Backed
Primary Industry
Machinery (B2B)
Parent Company
Corporate Office
  • 3001 East Governor John Sevier Highway
  • Knoxville, TN 37914
  • United States
+1 (865) 000-0000

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Aqua-Chem Valuation & Funding

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Aqua-Chem Comparisons

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164 As of 2022

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Aqua-Chem Competitors (7)

Company Name Financing Status Location Employees Total Raised Last Financing Date/Type Last Financing Amount
Pure Aqua Corporation Santa Ana, CA 00
FRC Systems International Formerly PE-Backed Cumming, GA 000000000000
MECO Corporate Backed or Acquired Mandeville, LA 000 000000&0
OriginClear Corporation Clearwater, FL 00 000.00 000000000 000.00
Transvac Environmental Systems Private Equity-Backed Chesterfield, United Kingdom 00 000000000000
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Aqua-Chem Patents

Aqua-Chem Recent Patent Activity

Publication ID Patent Title Status First Filing Date Technology (CPC) Citations
EP-1482244-A1 Counterflow fuel injection nozzle in a burner-boiler system Inactive 31-May-2003 000000000 0
AU-5189401-A Plate-type heat exchanger for exhaust gas recovery Inactive 15-Jun-2000 000000000
CA-2350299-A1 Plate type heat exchanger for exhaust gas heat recovery Inactive 15-Jun-2000 000000000
AU-2001249639-A1 Low pollution emission burner Inactive 31-Mar-2000 000000000
EP-0679238-A1 Integrated boiler/fuel cell system Inactive 03-Sep-1993 H01M8/0612
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Aqua-Chem Executive Team (16)

Name Title Board Seat Contact Info
Shane DeWitt Chief Executive Officer & President
Darin Gyomory Chief Financial Officer
Jonathan Palmer Chief Commercial Officer
Frank Keefer Vice President, Operations
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Aqua-Chem Board Members (4)

Name Representing Role Since
00000 0000000 Self Board Member 000 0000
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Aqua-Chem Signals

Growth Rate

0.80% Weekly
Weekly Growth 0.80%, 93rd %
-35.5%. 530%

Size Multiple

219x Median
Size Multiple 219x, 100th %ile
0.00x 0.95x. 413Kx

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Aqua-Chem Former Investors

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Aqua-Chem Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Lead Partner
Enviro-Solutions 10-Feb-2011 0000000000 Environmental Services (B2B) 00000 000
Specific Equipment 26-Jul-2010 0000000000 Machinery (B2B) 00000 000
Matrix Utilities 27-Oct-2008 Buyout/LBO Machinery (B2B) 00000 000
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Aqua-Chem FAQs

  • When was Aqua-Chem founded?

    Aqua-Chem was founded in 1929.

  • Who is the CEO of Aqua-Chem?

    Shane DeWitt is the CEO of Aqua-Chem.

  • Where is Aqua-Chem headquartered?

    Aqua-Chem is headquartered in Knoxville, TN.

  • What is the size of Aqua-Chem?

    Aqua-Chem has 164 total employees.

  • What industry is Aqua-Chem in?

    Aqua-Chem’s primary industry is Machinery (B2B).

  • Is Aqua-Chem a private or public company?

    Aqua-Chem is a Private company.

  • What is Aqua-Chem’s current revenue?

    The current revenue for Aqua-Chem is 00000.

  • Who are Aqua-Chem’s investors?

    Altus Capital Partners, Cleaver-Brooks, Consortium Finance, Crimson Investment, and Greyrock Capital Group have invested in Aqua-Chem.

  • Who are Aqua-Chem’s competitors?

    Pure Aqua, FRC Systems International, MECO, OriginClear, and Transvac Environmental Systems are some of the 7 competitors of Aqua-Chem.

  • When was Aqua-Chem acquired?

    Aqua-Chem was acquired on 18-May-2022.

  • Who acquired Aqua-Chem?

    Aqua-Chem was acquired by Saur.

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