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Last $5.12 USD
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1800 Hughes Landing Boulevard

Suite 800

The Woodlands, TX 77380

United States

Phone: 281-475-2600

Fax: 281-475-2733

Layne Christensen Company operates as a water management, construction and drilling company worldwide. The company provides solutions for water, mineral, and energy. Its customers include government agencies, investor-owned utilities, industrial companies, global mining companies, consulting engineering firms, heavy civil construction contractors, oil and gas companies, power companies, and agribusiness. The company operates on a geographically dispersed basis, with approximately 85 sales and operations offices located throughout North America, Africa, Australia, South America, and through its affiliates in Latin America countries. The company provides specialized construction solutions for the responsible management of water in various industries and environments. It provides turnkey drilling solutions for water management, mineral services and specialty drilling needs. Segments The company’s segments are Water Resources, Inliner, Heavy Civil, Geoconstruction, Mineral Services, and Energy Services. Water Resources This segment provides the company’s customers with sustainable solutions for every aspect of water supply system development and technology. The company provides a suite of water-related products and services, including hydrologic design and construction, source of supply exploration, well and intake construction, and well and pump rehabilitation. This segment also brings new technologies to the water and wastewater markets, whether through internal development, acquisition or strategic alliance. The company also offers water treatment equipment engineering services, providing systems for the treatment of regulated and ‘nuisance’ contaminants, primarily iron, manganese, hydrogen sulfide, arsenic, radium, nitrate, perchlorate, and volatile organic compounds. The company’s target groundwater drilling market consists of high-volume water wells drilled principally for municipal and industrial customers. The company provides feasibility studies using complex geophysical survey methods and has the expertise to analyze the survey results and define the source, depth and magnitude of an aquifer. The company could estimate recharge rates, recommend well design features, plan well field design and develop water management plans. To conduct these services, the company maintains a staff of professional employees, including geological engineers, geologists, hydrogeologists, and geophysicists. These attributes enable the company to locate suitable water-bearing formations to meet various customer requirements. The company’s expertise includes all sources of water supply, including groundwater and surface sources. The company designs and constructs bank intake structures, submerged intakes, infiltration galleries and horizontal collector wells. The company also designs and constructs the pipelines and pump stations necessary to convey water from its source to the users. The company offers complete diagnostic and rehabilitation services for existing wells, pumps and related equipment with a network of local offices throughout its geographic markets in the U.S. In addition to its well service rigs, the company has equipment capable of conducting downhole closed circuit televideo inspections, a method for investigating water well problems, enabling the company to diagnose and respond to well and pump performance problems. The company performs bacteriological well evaluation and water chemistry analyses. The company also has the capability and inventory to repair, in its own machine shops, various water well pumps, regardless of manufacturer, as well as to repair well screens, casings and related equipment, such as chlorinators, aerators and filtration systems. This segment also offers investigative services to assist in assessing, monitoring and characterizing water quality and aquifer parameters. The customers are national and regional consulting firms engaged by federal and state agencies, as well as industrial companies that need to assess, define or clean up groundwater contamination sources. The company assists the customer in determining the extent of groundwater contamination; installation


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