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Last Updated: 2014-02-12

Premier Tech Aqua

Company information

Legal Name:   Premier Tech Technologies Ltd
Operating Name:   Premier Tech Aqua
Alternate Name:   Environmental Technologies Group
Alternate Name:   Groupe Technologies Environnementales
Mailing Address
1 Premier Ave
Premier Tech Campus
G5R 6C1
Location Address
1 Premier Ave
Premier Tech Campus
G5R 6C1
Telephone: (418) 867-8883
Toll Free Phone: 1-800-632-6356
Fax: (418) 862-6642
Website URL: 

Contact information

Michel Lemieux
  Title:   Director
  Area of Responsibility:   Export Sales & Marketing
  Telephone:   (514) 916-3227
Georges Allen
  Title:   Technical Advisor
  Area of Responsibility:   Domestic Sales & Marketing
  Telephone:   (418) 389-9510
Stéphane Bellefleur
  Title:   Director
  Telephone:   (450) 471-8444
  Fax:   (450) 471-2156


Company description

Since 1923, Premier Tech has been building its know-how and reputation on the technological expertise and diversity of his 2,300 teammates worldwide.

Premier Tech’s Environmental Technologies Group, known as Premier Tech Aqua, is an international leader in the field of onsite and decentralized wastewater treatment, rainwater harvesting, as well as rotomoulding and mould design technologies for the residential, commercial, community and industrial sectors. Premier Tech Aqua offers ecological solutions with proven quality, performance and reliability. With more than 55,000 installations, each coupled with a rigorous inspection, maintenance and documented follow-up provided by an extensive network of partners, PTA is undoubtedly one of the leaders in its industry. Active in North America, Europe and Asia, it is proud of the quality, performance and proven reliability of its solutions.

• Over 55,000 Ecoflo® Biofilter installations
• Over 120,000 peripheral products sold
• Over 1,000 commercial, community, institutional, municipal and industrial installations
• Location, inspection, maintenance, and follow-up for each installation
• More than 2,500 partners
• Team of 25 experts dedicated to IR&D
• Presence in North America, Europe and Asia
• Performance beyond regulatory requirements
Country of Ownership: Canada  
Year Established: 1989
Exporting: Yes  
Primary Industry (NAICS): 541710 - Research and Development in the Physical, Engineering and Life Sciences
Alternate Industries (NAICS): 221310 - Water Supply and Irrigation Systems
541620 - Environmental Consulting Services
541690 - Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
Primary Business Activity: Manufacturer / Processor / Producer  
Total Sales ($CDN): $25,000,000 to $49,999,999 
Export Sales ($CDN): $5,000,000 to $9,999,999 
Number of Employees: 530 


Product / Service / Licensing

Product Name: Aerators and air diffusers
AirJet™: jet aerator
AirOmega™: coarse bubble diffuser
AirPanum™ : fine bubble diffuser

Product Name: Atara™
Premier Tech Aqua’s Aerated Lagoon process uses artificial earth lagoons to treat wastewater naturally, using bacteria, light, and algae to restore acceptable levels of organic matter. Our system uses the static ATARA concept (energy savings) and operates at low cost.

Product Name: DiUV Self-Cleaning Disinfection Unit
The self-cleaning disinfection unit DiUV reduces the content of faecal coliforms by subjecting the microorganisms to ultraviolet radiation. Effluent meeting government regulations at all times thanks to the self-cleaning feature - 6 cleaning cycles per day. Maintains the UV radiation performance level optimal in all conditions.

Product Name: ECOFLO Biofilter
This filter performs biological treatment and filtration of domestic wastewater in addition to retaining pollutants until they degrade. This passive onsite wastewater treatment system is provided in a plastic, concrete or fibreglass shell.

Product Name: Ecoprocess MBR™
Membrane Bioreactor. Meeting the most stringent quality discharge requirements, including disinfection, nitrogen and phosphorus removal. Complies with the requirements for the reuse of treated wastewater where regulations permit.

Product Name: Ecoprocess SBR™
Sequencing Batch Reactor (SBR). Advanced secondary biological treatment with on-line optimization allowing high yield process efficiency (95 to 98 % pollutants removal), with a most advantageous energy consumption.

Product Name: FDi Disinfection Filter
FDi filter allows isolated dwellings, built on rock or clay soils, to have a long-lasting and ecofriendly disinfection system. System with very low energy consumption: less than $ 3 per year.

Product Name: Polishing Process
Leachate treatment system. Premier Tech Aqua’s polishing process is based on the principle of aerobic biofiltration using a percolating filter bed.

Product Name: ROTOFIX
Rotating Biological Contactor. Constant quality treatment providing phosphorus removal and disinfection options for sensitive environments.

Product Name: SEGFLO
Recirculating Biotower. Ideal technology to efficiently reduce the organic load or to ensure secondary treatment of domestic wastewater.

Service Name: WALTER
Management Solutions services (software, products, environmental monitoring, training).

FSC Code: 4610-Water Purification Equipment


Technology profile

Premier Tech’s Environmental Technologies Group is an international leader in the field of onsite and decentralized wastewater treatment, rainwater harvesting, as well as rotomoulding and mould design technologies for the residential, commercial, community and industrial sectors. Premier Tech offers ecological solutions with proven quality, performance and reliability.

Market profile

Industry sector market interests:

  • Agriculture
  • Construction
  • Environment

Geographic markets:

Export experience:
  • Afghanistan
  • Anguilla
  • Antigua and Barbuda
  • Argentina
  • Armenia
  • Aruba
  • Azerbaijan
  • Bahamas
  • Bahrain
  • Bangladesh
  • Barbados
  • Belize
  • Bermuda
  • Bhutan
  • Bolivia, Plurinational State of
  • Brunei Darussalam
  • Cambodia
  • Cayman Islands
  • China
  • Colombia
  • Cuba
  • Cyprus
  • Dominica
  • Dominican Republic
  • Ecuador
  • El Salvador
  • Falkland Islands (Malvinas)
  • French Guiana
  • Georgia
  • Greenland
  • Grenada
  • Guadeloupe
  • Guyana
  • Haiti
  • India
  • Iran, Islamic Republic of
  • Iraq
  • Jamaica
  • Japan
  • Jordan
  • Kazakhstan
  • Korea, Democratic People's Republic of
  • Korea, Republic of
  • Kuwait
  • Kyrgyzstan
  • Lao People's Democratic Republic
  • Macao
  • Maldives
  • Martinique
  • Mexico
  • Mongolia
  • Montserrat
  • Myanmar
  • Nepal
  • Netherlands Antilles
  • Nicaragua
  • Oman
  • Pakistan
  • Palestinian Territory, Occupied
  • Panama
  • Paraguay
  • Peru
  • Philippines
  • Puerto Rico
  • Qatar
  • Saint Barthlémey
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis
  • Saint Lucia
  • Saint Martin (French Part)
  • Saint Pierre and Miquelon
  • Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
  • Saudi Arabia
  • Singapore
  • South Georgia and The South Sandwich Islands
  • Sri Lanka
  • Suriname
  • Syrian Arab Republic
  • Tajikistan
  • Timor-Leste
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • Turkey
  • Turkmenistan
  • Turks and Caicos Islands
  • United Arab Emirates
  • United States
  • Uzbekistan
  • Venezuela, Bolivarian Republic of
  • Viet Nam
  • Virgin Islands (British)
  • Virgin Islands (U.S.)
  • Yemen
Actively pursuing:
  • Brazil
  • Russian Federation


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