Beijing, China – May 20, 2010 – Tri-Tech Holding Inc. (Nasdaq: TRIT), a premier Chinese company that engineers, manages and monitors municipal sewer systems, natural waterways and other water resources, announced today that it has established new offices in the United States and India and a new research and development base in Tianjin, China.
In the U.S., Tri-Tech has set up a wholly-owned subsidiary Tri-Tech Infrastructure, LLC (Tri-Tech U.S.). Registered in Delaware, Tri-Tech U.S. will focus on developing advanced pollution control equipment, design and engineering and technical service capabilities to support its businesses in China and India.
In India, Tri-Tech Infrastructure (India) Private Limited (Tri-Tech India) is a joint venture with Allied Energy Systems Pvt. Ltd., a leading Indian environmental protection enterprise. Tri-Tech India will target the rapidly growing Indian industrial water treatment, wastewater treatment and municipal water supply market under engineering, procurement and construction contracts. Tri-Tech India will also engage in water resources product and equipment sales within India and neighboring markets. Currently, Tri-Tech has five executives working in India, three of them dedicated to water treatment projects for power generation plants and two working on municipal wastewater treatment projects.
Tri-Tech also has established a new R&D facility, Tianjin Baoding Environmental Technology Ltd. (Tianjin Baoding), in the Tianjin Baodi Economic Development Area. As the R&D base for Tri-Tech, Tianjin Baoding will focus on research and deployment, pilot testing, pre-installation and pre-assembly and manufacturing of the company’s proprietary products.
Tri-Tech CEO Warren Zhao said, “The establishment of our first two overseas offices is a major milestone in Tri-Tech’s growth. We are entering these enormous international markets that we expect will provide us with important new business growth. India, as an emerging country, has huge potential as an environmental protection business market. With our new R&D facility, we will be able to lower equipment costs, reduce our reliance on outsourcing and generate new revenue streams by selling our own hardware.”
About Tri-Tech Holding Inc.
Tri-Tech designs customized sewage treatment and odor control systems for China’s municipalities and its larger cities. These systems combine software, information management systems, resource planning and local and distant networking hardware that includes sensors, control systems, programmable logic controllers, supervisory control and data acquisition systems. The company also designs systems that track natural waterway levels for drought control, monitor groundwater quality and assist the government in managing its water resources. Tri-tech owns seven software copyrights and two technological patents and employs 140 people. Please visit http://www.tri-tech.cn for more information.
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