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With 30 years experience serving private and public markets, EMC is a leading water and environmental services operations firm. Our team of water, wastewater treatment, and energy professionals focuses exclusively on developing the most effective yet cost efficient solutions for our clients. EMC's services include:

Managing, operating, and maintaining wastewater collection systems and treatment plants
Managing, operating, and maintaining water treatment plants and distribution systems
Managing, operating, and maintaining biogas recovery systems
Managing, operating, and maintaining water reuse systems
Providing program management for capital improvements, facility expansions, and new facilities
Environmental compliance planning, permitting and reporting for drinking water, storm water, and sanitary sewer systems
Meter reading, billing, and collections
Emergency response
Administering industrial pretreatment programs
Managing sludge and biosolids
Managing public works functions such as city engineering, streets, and solid waste programs

EMC helps our municipal clients get the most out of their water and wastewater systems and their revenue dollars by providing cost-effective water and wastewater services. The City of Litchfield benefits from partnering with EMC by receiving:

24/7 support, monitoring, and alarm notification
Lower operating expenses
Access to expert resources
Safe and reliable performance
Regulatory assurance
Stabilized and better trained workforces

EMC is committed to providing our clients with the service, technologies, dedication, and products that unite the goals of client value and sustainable development.

Part of a World-Class Organization

EMC became part of American Water's non-regulated side of business know as American Water Enterprises, Inc. or AWE on December 14, 2009. American Water is the largest investor-owned water and wastewater service provider in the United States, serving more than 15 million people with approximately 7,000 employees. Like EMC, AWE has a proven track record of delivering innovative water solutions and is equally committed to delivering excellent customer service and effective and innovative services.

EMC Teams Win Awards

EMC takes great pride in what we do every day. Our teams of experts are dedicated to providing high-quality service to our clients each and every day. Over the past few years, we've had the privilege to be acknowledged by clients and industry experts on a variety of topics, including water quality, research, and environmental stewardship. Below are a few examples of recent accolades.
Winning multiple George W. Burke Jr. Awards from the Water Environment Federation recognizing active and effective safety programs
Winning multiple L.L. Larson awards at several facilities
Recognition by Water Environment Associations in several states with Plant of the Year, Operator of the Year, Laboratory Excellence, and Safety Excellence awards
Recognition by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency for having the best-operated industrial wastewater treatment facility
Recognition by Global Water Intelligence for Water Project of the Year in 2008
American Water received the 2008 Excellence in Public-Private Partnership Award from the U.S. Conference of Mayors. This award honors the outstanding achievements made possible through the combined effort of cities and the members of the Mayors Business Council.
For more information, please visit EMC's website.