February 16, 2015
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
WILMINGTON, Del. — A ribbon cutting ceremony was held on February 14, 2015 to celebrate the opening of the new Solenis headquarters in India. Located in Pune, India, this new office will be the primary center of operations for both the water and paper businesses.
"This is another step in the process of creating a stand-alone company", stated John Panichella, president and CEO. "This new office will help to establish our footprint in India and further enhance the Solenis corporate identity and culture that we are working hard to develop around the world. Establishing strong business relationships in emerging geographies is critical to our growth and we will continue to position Solenis to better serve the pulp and paper and water treatment markets in these regions", said Nandkumar Dhekne, vice president, Asia Pacific.
The new office is located at # 701, Tower 1, Montreal Business Centre, Baner Road, Pune, 411045, India.
Solenis is a leading global producer of specialty chemicals focused on delivering sustainable solutions for water-intensive industries, including the pulp, packaging paper and board, tissue and towel, oil and gas, petroleum refining, chemical processing, mineral processing, biorefining, power, municipal, and pool and spa markets. Owned by Platinum Equity, the company’s product portfolio includes a broad array of water treatment chemistries, process aids and functional additives, as well as state-of-the-art monitoring and control systems. These technologies are used by customers to improve operational efficiencies, enhance product quality, protect plant assets, minimize environmental impact and maintain healthy water. Headquartered in Wilmington, Delaware, the company has 48 manufacturing facilities strategically located around the globe and employs a team of over 6,400 professionals in 120 countries across five continents. Solenis is a 2022 US Best Managed Company.
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