CHEMetrics joins the AquaPhoenix family

HANOVER, Pennsylvania, October 25, 2022 – AquaPhoenix Scientific, LLC, is pleased to announce it has acquired CHEMetrics, Inc. in Midland, Virginia.

CHEMetrics manufactures water analysis test kits and instrumentation that utilize self-filling reagent ampoules for increased simplicity, speed and safety in water quality testing. The organization has served the industrial water, petroleum refining, chemical process, food & beverage, power generation, and other water treatment industries since 1969.

“We have been a distributor of the CHEMetrics line of test kits for nearly two decades,” says Frank Lecrone, CEO of AquaPhoenix. “Adding their team’s knowledge and industry-leading products to the AquaPhoenix family will give our customers even more options for effective water management.”

“We look forward to expanding into new markets and continuing to offer the best products and service available.”

The acquisition of CHEMetrics is another example of AquaPhoenix executing its growth strategy of acquiring businesses that align with its core competencies, allowing AquaPhoenix to best serve critical customer segments.

“We’re delighted to begin a new chapter in the 53-year history of our company,” says CHEMetrics President Bruce Rampy. “With the blending of the AquaPhoenix and CHEMetrics product lines, distribution networks and management teams, the combined company will be better positioned to meet customers’ needs.”

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The McLean Group served as financial advisors.