US ceramic membrane company expands to Singapore

Ceramic filter-maker LiqTech International Inc of Nevada, USA, announced on 17 January 2012 the opening of an expansion office in Singapore.

LiqTech Pte Ltd is a majority owned company of LiqTech International A/S of Denmark and will service the South East Asian markets covering the entire LiqTech product portfolio.

“This is a major step forward in the expansion of our sales and marketing strategy,” commented Lasse Andreassen, CEO of LiqTech International. “Singapore is a major hub for the water treatment industry in Asia; our presence in the region will allow us to meet the growing demand for new membrane technology for water treatment.”

Andreassen added, “Our presence in Singapore also provides LiqTech a unique opportunity to work with key academic, private and public institutions, seeking new uses for our membranes in wastewater and ballast water treatment.”