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EXCEL awarded Nalco national maintenance contract

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PRAIRIEVILLE - EXCEL was awarded Nalco’s plant maintenance contract for Nalco facilities in the United States.

Nalco is the world’s leading industrial water treatment and process improvement company.

EXCEL Maintenance, Inc. subsidiary of EXCEL Companies, will conduct routine mechanical maintenance as well as management of small capital construction projects and operations support at various locations.

In addition, services may include turnarounds and specialty and supplemental discipline services in various construction disciplines.

Another focus of EXCEL will be to assist Nalco with identification and implementation of cost improvement opportunities. Maintenance at these facilities involves employment of several hundred Louisiana and Texas trades-persons in the Gulf Coast region and more nation-wide.

Nalco will benefit from EXCEL’s award-winning safety program, and exemplary safety record, and vast maintenance experience of over 25 years. 

EXCEL Companies is a privately owned, domestic and international, industrial construction, maintenance, fabrication and EPC firm. EXCEL consistently receives safety and quality commendations from trade associations and owners due to the large number of experienced construction personnel, professionals, qualified crafts people, engineers, and project support personnel.

Davies Engineering, engineering division of the EXCEL family’s engineering division, brings expanded capability in design-build support.

EXCEL Companies is headquartered in Prairieville.

According to Charlie Pajor, Nalco Company’s external communications senior manager, “Nalco provides essential expertise for water, energy and air — delivering significant environmental, social and economic performance benefits to its customers, by helping reduce energy, water and other natural resource consumption, enhancing air quality, minimizing environmental releases and improving productivity and end products while boosting the bottom line. In 2008, Nalco achieved sales of more than $4.2 billion.

For more information, visit www.nalco.com.

EXCEL Companies is a privately owned, domestic and international, industrial construction, maintenance, fabrication, and EPC firm. Trade associations and owners consistently award EXCEL with safety and quality commendations due to the large number of experienced construction personnel. Davies Engineering, Incorporated, a division of EXCEL, brings expanded capability in design-build support. EXCEL Companies is headquartered in Prairieville, Louisiana with offices in the continental United States, the U. S. Virgin Islands, and worldwide.