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October 25, 2006 09:49 ET

Premier Tech Collaborates on an Important Contract in Huizhou City

DUNGGUAN, PHILIPPINES--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 25, 2006) - Premier Tech (TSX:PTL.A) is proud to announce that it has concluded a collaboration contract with Weilong Eco International Co. for the construction of a Sequencing Batch Reactor (SBR) Wastewater Treatment Plant for the Zhong Kai Hi-Tech Industrial Zone of Huizhou City, one of the most prestigious industrial zones of China.

Through its business unit Premier Tech Environment (PTE), Premier Tech will supply its wastewater treatment technology and the SBR process engineering. Premier Tech will also be responsible for the design and set-up of the equipment as well as for operator training for this 40 000 tons/day wastewater treatment plant. This plant will be designed to comply with the environment regulations of the Guangdong province.

Last year, Premier Tech was awarded a similar contract to provide its SBR technologies to treat the leachate generated by a landfill site of the City of Shanghai. This important site is located in Laogang and the plant is now in its commissioning phase.

Premier Tech Environment (PTE) is a business unit evolving within Premier Tech. Internationally renowned, PTE operates in the field of decentralized wastewater treatment for the residential, commercial, community, municipal and industrial sectors including leachate treatment generated by the municipal and the industrial landfill operations.

Corporate Profile

For more than 80 years, Premier Tech has been building its know-how and reputation on the various technology-oriented opportunities offered by sphagnum peat moss, an abundant natural resource in Canada. Its seven business units, gathered in three groups - Horticulture and Agriculture, Industrial Equipment and Environmental Technologies - have the mission to become technological and commercial leaders in their respective fields of expertise. Buoyed by a multidisciplinary team of over 1 500 people based in America, Europe and Asia, Premier Tech is building on the development of its personnel, on innovation, research and development, and on the introduction of value-added products. Its strategic approach is supported by ongoing worldwide market development efforts. Premier Tech shares are listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, in Canada, under the symbol PTL.A.

Contact Information

  • Premier Tech
    Mrs. Lynn Maurais
    Executive Assistant
    418-867-8883 Ext. 6336
    418-867-8297 (FAX)
    maul@premiertech.com