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Who We Are

We’re committed to making communities safer with advanced water and wastewater process solutions.

Water makes up 60% of who you are. For us, it’s 100%.

With one point of accountability, our team of skilled engineers and in-house design experts can oversee large multidisciplinary projects end to end. Our fully integrated capabilities are backed with 25 years in the industry, and a world-class service team.

FILTEC. Leading the way in advanced engineered systems and cost-effective solutions to water and wastewater problems.

Our point of difference is our dedication to our employees and their development. FILTEC significantly invests a lot of time and resources into the training and welfare of our staff to ensure we remain industry leaders in performance and service.

FILTEC a New Zealand owned and operated business has seen a huge growth in the past five years, moving into bigger premises and growing in offshore presence.

Our Values

FILTEC has a strong set of values that its team operates by, these are at the heart of our decisions as to who we include into our team to join us on the journey.

We offer an award programme to the members of the team that best demonstrate these values on a 6 monthly basis.

There’s Always a Better Way

People Come First

We Act Like Owners

We Go The Extra Mile

We Care For Our Environment & Community

We Are ALL FILTEC

Our Capabilities

Our Capabilities

Our History

Our History

We expanded our services into Queensland
2021
FILTEC appoints an experienced Business Development Manager to expand our services into the Queensland and northern New South Wales regions.
We expanded our services into Queensland
Launch of the UF 2/10 Membrane Skid
2021
FILTEC launches our UF 2/10 Membrane Skid product. Designed in-house, this robust skid-mounted solution that meets and exceeds the performance required by New Zealand Drinking Water Standards.
Launch of the UF 2/10 Membrane Skid
Launch of our Residential Range
2019
FILTEC launches our residential range of water treatment products and our partner channels throughout New Zealand.
Launch of our Residential Range
FILTEC opens it’s Melbourne Office
2019
FILTEC acquires Practical Filtration Solutions (PFS) and opens it’s Melbourne Office at Mt Waverley.
FILTEC opens it’s Melbourne Office
FILTEC Grows to Over 70 Team Members
2017
FILTEC continue to grow and expand their capabilities.
FILTEC Grows to Over 70 Team Members
FILTEC Extends its Operations to Australia
2017
FILTEC International Pty is formed, allowing FILTEC to operate in the Australian market. The first full time Australian is employed to lead our Australian operations.
FILTEC Extends its Operations to Australia
Awarded Our Largest Contract
2016
FILTEC is awarded is largest contract approximate value $6m to deliver a combined water and wastewater infrastructure project.
Awarded Our Largest Contract
Mangawhai Water Treatment Plant Receives IPWEA NZ Excellence Award
2016
FILTEC commended for is involvement in the IPWEA NZ Excellence award for best public works project under $5m the Mangawhai Water Treatment Plant.
Mangawhai Water Treatment Plant Receives IPWEA NZ Excellence Award
Tokomaru Water Treatment Plant Wins the Local Government NZ Infrastructure Award
2015
FILTEC commended for its involvement in the Tokomaru water treatment plant as winner for the Local Government NZ infrastructure project of the year. Matt Ewen receives YWP award from Water NZ.
Tokomaru Water Treatment Plant Wins the Local Government NZ Infrastructure Award
Matt Ewen Receives Young Water Professional Award
2015
Matt Ewen, Managing Director of Filtec, receives Young Water Professional award from Water New Zealand.
Matt Ewen Receives Young Water Professional Award
Our Head Office Expands And Moves Location
2014
FILTEC moves to a purpose fit out facility in Mt Wellington allowing them the capability to expand the offering. A world class engineering design office and fabrication facility as well as a stock management and control centre housing all the spare components required to look after our clients.
Our Head Office Expands And Moves Location
An Advisory Board is Appointed
2013
An advisory board is appointed allowing the company to have a strong governance structure. A significant investment programme begins, in people plant and processes.
An Advisory Board is Appointed
Matt Ewen is Appointed as Managing Director
2012
Graeme Thacker retires, majority shareholding is taken on by Managing Director Matt Ewen who had been working in the business for a number of years at this point.
Matt Ewen is Appointed as Managing Director
Filtec is Founded
1991
Company founded by Graeme Thacker and Craig Freeman as a management buy-out of the Mac Ewans Water Treatment Division.
Filtec is Founded

Environmental Policy

FILTEC are passionate about effective environmental management and reducing our footprint by conducting our business in the most environmentally sustainable manner possible.

FILTEC is part of the Sustainable Business Network which helps to change the way we work by putting nature first.

Social Responsibility

FILTEC are committed to making communities safer not only with advanced water and wastewater process solutions but also supporting non-profit organisations.

FILTEC are proud to be an annual supporter of the Auckland Rescue Helicopter Trust. For the past years, we have sponsored 18 rescues.

FILTEC have donated to Special Children’s Christmas Parties for the past few years.

FILTEC supports the Motuihe Island Restoration Trust – through our involvement as a trustee.

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Health and Safety

We are serious about the welfare of our employees and reducing work related accidents.

This enables us to operate in a safe manner that respects the health and safety of our employees, our clients, and the communities in which we operate. We will continuously improve our performance through finding safer ways to perform and execute our work both onsite and offsite.

For more information contact our Health & Safety Manager:

Cristian Rodriguez

[email protected]ater.com
+6427 880 3434

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