WesTech Engineering, Inc.
WesTech Engineering, Inc. provides process solutions for water and wastewater treatment, liquids/solids separation, and biological treatment needs in municipal, industrial, and minerals markets worldwide. Founded in 1973, we are an employee-owned company with over 500 employees around the world who deeply value the trust our customers place in us when they choose WesTech. WesTech is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah (USA), with other offices across the country and the world.
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- Business Type:
- Industry Type:
- Water Filtration and Separation
- Market Focus:
- Globally (various continents)
- Year Founded:
- $100,000,000 US - $1,000,000,000 US
This company also provides solutions for other industrial applications.
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WesTech is meeting a global need for clean water through technology treatment solutions. We are proud that the equipment and systems we design, build, maintain, and operate are making the world a better place and creating a more sustainable environment for future generations.
WesTech Engineering, Inc. provides process solutions for water and wastewater treatment, liquids/solids separation, and biological treatment needs in municipal, industrial, and minerals markets worldwide. Founded in 1973, we are an employee-owned company with over 500 employees around the world who deeply value the trust our customers place in us when they choose WesTech.
WesTech is headquartered in Salt Lake City, Utah (USA), with other offices across the country and the world. View contact information for WesTech offices.
Our quality management system assures that we are delivering the highest quality, reliable, and effective engineered water and wastewater treatment to our customers. A solid demonstration of this quality commitment is WesTech’s ISO 9001 certification, in place since 1995. Download a copy of WesTech’s certificate.
From a Modest Beginning to a Global Reach
Shortly after the Clean Water Act of 1972 came about, which increased the United States’ focus on resolving water pollution problems, a small group of engineers gathered in California with a vision: to create a company that would focus on improving water quality.
From this humble beginning, WesTech has grown into a global leader in process solutions for water and wastewater treatment, liquids/solids separation, and minerals process equipment, while continuing to keep true to its core values.
A Partner in Making the World a Better Place
Not all countries have the resources to build and maintain the infrastructure necessary to treat water on a large scale. WesTech seeks opportunities to come alongside organizations who are at the front lines of helping underserved communities with water supply solutions, providing both time and money as needed. Programs range from volunteering with Engineers without Borders to funding the purchase and delivery of hundreds of portable water filtration units that supply clean drinking water to residents of Haiti, Guatemala, and the Republic of Congo.
Our package water and wastewater treatment equipment provides reliable, decentralized, and simple small-scale solutions for remote locations and for communities that do not have the capital to build on a large scale.
In a world with critical water needs, we offer engineering process expertise to achieve the best solutions for water treatment, with a commitment to worker safety.
At WesTech, we think of liquids/solids separation in new ways. Our decades of experience in equipment engineering and passion for problem solving means we have the complete range of equipment to provide our customers with not just a solution, but the best solution.
We meet the water treatment, liquids/solids separation, and biological treatment needs of municipal, industrial, and minerals clients worldwide, and in fact, we are one of the biggest municipal equipment companies in the USA. Founded in 1973, WesTech is employee-owned with over 500 employees around the world.
WesTech’s equipment spans a wide range of capabilities, from filtration, thickening, and minerals processing to turnkey and rental solutions, and even plant operations.
Our commitment to service means we form long-term working relationships to meet and exceed client expectations, focusing on these important water treatment solutions:
- Municipal water — We offer a wide variety of equipment for groundwater and surface water treatment for potable use. Depending upon the raw water quality, flow rate, and operational preferences, WesTech can provide conventional treatment systems, combination treatment units, package plants, high-rate processes, or customized solutions.
- Municipal wastewater — WesTech has more than 45 years of experience in municipal wastewater treatment, including thousands of installations providing clarification, biological treatment, anaerobic digestion, tertiary treatment, thickening, and stormwater treatment. Customers praise not only our equipment, but also their overall experience with WesTech’s team.
- Industrial solutions — WesTech offers a comprehensive line of process equipment in the industrial market, including filtration, pretreatment systems, and process water treatment, including boiler feedwater treatment systems, wastewater, and solids dewatering/washing. We offer best in class products or complete treatment systems including installation and operation of plants.
- Minerals solutions — We provide liquid/solids separation solutions for mineral applications worldwide, ranging from clarification and flocculation to thickening. From supplying specialized equipment to turnkey systems, WesTech has the expertise and experience to provide customized solutions that are cost effective and reliable.
For decades, WesTech has been an industry leader in solving problems with effective water treatment solutions that improve process efficiency while delivering clean water for the benefit of humanity. Reintroducing the Microfloc and General Filter brands helped further establish WesTech as a leader in the design and manufacture of water treatment equipment for industrial, municipal, and minerals processing.
WesTech also participates in lead-the-way technology development, such as implementing innovative water reuse at industrial treatment facilities, collaborating with universities on alternative processes, and developing solutions that include nontraditional energy production.
WesTech’s industry leadership makes lives better for both customers and employees. Our people are central to creating the final results, and their well-being is a top priority. Being an employee-owned company gives staff a sense of pride and investment, resulting in lower turnover and greater consistency.
WesTech’s core purpose is to provide process equipment and water technology solutions to benefit humanity. In short, we care about people.
At WesTech, our people are our greatest asset. We have established a work environment that allows employees to fully develop their talents and safely share their ideas within a stable industry. We are not just a business, we are a community who cares for one another, on or off the clock.
Not only do employees find satisfaction in their work, there are many rewarding opportunities for employee engagement through outreach, camaraderie, and fun. We are privileged to partner with local organizations to have an impact in our community, such as the Huntsman Cancer Foundation, St. Vincent de Paul, and the Salt Lake County Division of Youth Services. The Utah Ethical Leadership Award went to WesTech in 2014.
WesTech is employee-owned with an employee stock ownership plan (ESOP), so employees have a stake in the success of the company and accrue financial benefits.
Our compensation and benefits include earning stock in WesTech, bonus programs, health care benefits (medical, dental, and vision), an on-site health center, 401(k) contributions, public transportation discounts, flexible work options, paid holidays, and vacation.
WesTech’s culture is defined by these six core values that are lived out by our employees:
Exhibit Honesty and Integrity
Value our People and Their Families
Provide Superior Service
Make and Keep Commitments
Take Pride in Doing the Right Things, and in Doing Them Well
Achieve Productivity Through Hard Work and Intelligence