Apr 07, 2011

Wachs Water Services Opens New Regional Office in Canada

Company also appointed several new personnel

Wachs Water Services opened a new regional office in Burlington, Ontario, Canada, which is part of the greater Toronto area. The office will be a regional hub for project management, field technicians, partner training and customer support to Wachs Water Services expanding client base in Canada.

To meet the growing needs of the Canadian market, Wachs Water Services also has expanded its business development team.

William “Bill” Jappy was appointed region business development manager for Canada with a focus on the Atlantic, Central and Prairie provinces. Jappy previously held a client manager role at the Pressure Pipe Inspection Co. (PPIC), focusing on leak detection and pipeline condition assessment for a variety of industry verticals including utilities, new pipeline installation and emergency services, power generation and manufacturing. Prior to PPIC, he held a senior level position with the Quality Management Institute of Canada. He will be based in Burlington.

Doug Roy was announced as the western region business development manager and is responsible for providing key account management to water providers and municipal clients in California, Arizona, Nevada, Oregon, Washington, British Columbia and Alberta. Roy is a professional engineer with more than 23 years of water and wastewater experience, working as a consulting engineer, a regulatory engineer, a business development manager and a sales manager. Previously he held management positions with Schlumberger Water Services and WaterTrax Data Management Solutions. Roy will be based in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.