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Kroff, Inc. Expands Laboratory Team with the Appointment of Two New Scientists

Dr. David Schwab and Dr. Michael Brezinski Join Kroff Well Services, Inc.

PITTSBURGH, August 18, 2010 – – Kroff, Inc., one of the fastest-growing water treatment companies in the United States, is pleased to announce that the following two individuals recently joined Kroff Well Services, Inc., a division of Kroff, Inc., offering remediation of flowback waters and production brines for frac water reuse:

  • Dr. David Schwab, senior analytical chemist, is responsible for analytics within the research lab. Most recently, he served as a graduate research assistant at Montana State University. Prior to this, he was an analytical chemistry assistant at PPG Industries, Inc. He earned his Ph.D. from Montana State University and holds a B.S. in biochemistry from Grove City College.
  • Dr. Michael Brezinski, senior research associate, is responsible for developing new products in the oil and gas fields. With over 18 years of R&D experience and 11 years of synthetic experience, most recently, Brezinski served as a senior research scientist at Fractech Services Inc. Brezinski earned his Ph.D. and M.S. at Kansas State University, and holds a B.S. in Chemistry from the University of North Dakota.

"As our company moves beyond water treatment and grows to include materials reprocessing, process technologies and well services, Kroff, Inc. will continue to dedicate more and more resources to developing innovative ways to serve our customers," said Keith Kronk, president and co-founder of Kroff, Inc. "These two individuals will play important roles in the laboratory as we strive to introduce new products, services and processes that enable companies to operate more efficiently."

About Kroff Inc.
Kroff, Inc. is one of the fastest-growing, full-service water treatment companies in the United States. With patented chemistry, experienced consultants and a commitment to innovation, Kroff engineers solutions for clients that ensure environmental compliance and save money. The company includes: Kroff Chemical Company, Inc. (KCC), providing custom-blended chemicals and processes for water and wastewater treatment; Kroff Facilities Services, Inc. (KFS), enabling companies and organizations to outsource their water treatment services; Kroff Process Technologies, Inc. (KPT), providing process cleaners and lubricants to support the metals production and fabrication industries; Kroff Well Services, Inc. (KWS), offering remediation of flowback waters and production brines for frac water reuse; Kroff International, LLC, with projects in Japan, Europe, Africa and South America; Kroff Lab Services, Inc. (KLS), offering exceptional speed and precision in water analysis and the expertise of a doctoral-level analytical team; Kroff partners with companies in primary metals, manufacturing, health care, and energy and more. Founded in 1988, Kroff is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA.