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    AQUALIS Acquires Environmental Services Inc.

    DURHAM, N.C. – AQUALIS, a portfolio company of DFW Capital Partners and the leading national provider in comprehensive water resource management services, today announced it has acquired the assets of Environmental Services, Inc. (ESI), a stormwater management company headquartered in Gilford, N.H. with operations throughout the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions.

    ESI specializes in industrial vacuumation (vac), jetting and sediment cleaning services as well as water quality testing. The acquisition of ESI supports AQUALIS’ strategy to provide comprehensive stormwater management services with broad geographic coverage.

    Richard Matero, CEO of AQUALIS, said, “We are thrilled to be expanding our capabilities and density in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic markets. The ESI team’s proficiency and knowledge of these areas is unmatched, providing extensive insight and expertise in state and local regulatory compliance as well as customer needs. Enhancing our vac and jetting self-performed services in these regions will allow us to provide a competitive advantage to our clients.”

    “ESI is thrilled to bring our level of skill and understanding of stormwater infrastructure to the AQUALIS team,” said Reg Strout, co-owner of ESI. “Our service offerings are greatly aligned with AQUALIS’ strategic direction and focus on providing exceptional client satisfaction.”

    AQUALIS currently operates across the continental United States and Puerto Rico. This transaction further supports AQUALIS’ existing presence across ESI’s East Coast footprint, providing additional service delivery depth and further strengthening its best-in-class service model.

    DeVer Warner of DFW Capital Partners added, “This acquisition is an excellent fit for AQUALIS. With ESI’s service offerings centralized around post-construction stormwater management, this deepens our reach as we remain focused on broadening AQUALIS’ services in critical watershed areas throughout the U.S.”

    About AQUALIS

    AQUALIS is a leading nationwide provider of commercial, retail, industrial and governmental post-construction stormwater management and lift station services through consulting, inspection, maintenance and repair. AQUALIS caters to national retailers, logistics providers, engineering firms, hospitals, military and industrial facilities, real estate management companies, distribution centers, national and multi-state organizations, individual and commercial property owners, airports and universities. For more information, visit