KIRKWOOD, Mo., Jan. 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Heartland Technology (Kirkwood, MO), a global water technology company that develops innovative products to solve some of the world's most challenging wastewater problems, is pleased to announce that it has added another top water industry veteran to its Commercial team. Assaad Haddad brings 30 years of experience in water and wastewater treatment to his new role as Heartland's Director of Commercial Operations. He will be focused on driving the company's planned expansion into key global markets and building relationships with engineering firms which are key channel partners for Heartland.
Most recently, Mr. Haddad was the Commercial Engineering Project Development Manager for GE Water focused on the development of GE's largest, complex projects globally, requiring equity injection with a high degree of technical, legal, engineering, and financing support. Prior to that, Mr. Haddad served as the Asset Manager of GE's largest Built-Own-Operate (BOO) water treatment facilities. Mr. Haddad has been involved with a wide variety of water treatment projects in various geographies and industries that include the Sulaibiya wastewater reclamation plant in Kuwait, the Hamma desalination plant in Algeria, the Moneta Divide shale-gas wastewater treatment plant in Wyoming, and the Alabama Power Plant – Barry water treatment plant.
"We couldn't be more excited to have Assaad join Heartland. Assaad is high integrity team player who brings deep domain experience in partnering with EPCs to deliver wastewater solutions," says Earl Jones, CEO Heartland Technology. "Assaad's strong international experience is key for Heartland as we move into the growing ZLD opportunities in Asia, Africa, Oceana and Latin America."
Fluent in English, Arabic and French, Mr. Haddad holds a Master of Science (MS) in Rural & Environmental Engineering from the University of Saint Joseph. He resides in the Boston area with his wife and three children.
About Heartland Technology
Heartland Technology develops innovative solutions for treating the world's most challenging waste waters. Its platform technology, the Heartland Concentrator™, has a proven eight-year track record of successfully treating a variety of difficult to treat industrial wastewaters including landfill leachate, FGD scrubber water and oil & gas produced water. Heartland's packaged systems are rugged, simple, and effective, and deliver the lowest lifecycle treatment costs.
Inquiries and question about Heartland Technology should be sent to: John Weigold, Director of Marketing, at 617.823.8097 or email@example.com
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