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Game of Loans Vol 19, Issue 1 (January 2018)

The seeds of a potential bipartisan deal on infrastructure may be starting to emerge, writes Debra Coy.

Americas water in brief Vol 19, Issue 1 (January 2018)

As GWI went to press, the Sierra snowpack in California stood at 22% of normal for the time of year, equivalent to 11% of the 1st April average. On the same day last year, the snowpack stood at 154% of normal.

Xylem targets smart water consulting with Pure deal Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

The $400m purchase of Pure Technologies is more than just another smart water play. The company’s consulting capabilities will provide Xylem with a key competitive advantage.

Developers take stock as M&G prepares to divest its seawater desal plant in Texas Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

The Italian plastics firm is divesting the US assets of its bankrupt chemicals business, which includes a seawater desalination facility in Corpus Christi. The sale could prove a timely opportunity for the build-out of a merchant desalination facility on the Texas coast.

Evoqua IPO opens up a world of opportunity Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

CEO Ron Keating has to maintain the momentum behind the company’s share price if he and his private equity backers are to realise the paper gains they made on Evoqua’s introduction to the New York Stock Exchange. Here he tells GWI how he intends to achieve that.

Why did we get Evoqua so wrong? Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

Back in 2013, GWI thought AEA had overpaid for Siemens Water Technologies.

Two Rivers plans to spin out its water assets Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

The Pink Sheets-quoted company has big ambitions for its water assets, but is starved of capital. How is it planning to move forward?

WaterFleet targets growth under new owner Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

By focusing on mobile water treatment solutions for workers at remote camps, WaterFleet has carved out a unique niche in the oilfield services market. Will broadening its horizons make it a less attractive acquisition target?

Rebranded Inframark eyes industrial growth Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

Severn Trent Services’ former contract operations business has a new owner and a new name. CEO Stephane Bouvier spells out his strategy to take the business to the next level.

ESP gets a sense for ecological restoration Vol 18, Issue 12 (December 2017)

By becoming a virtual ATM for wetland mitigation credits, Ecological Service Partners is looking to use patient capital to generate topquartile returns for its backers. Is it late to the game?