Jamestown Technologies Division
Mr. Soeder is the President of Jamestown Technologies, an integrated manufacturer and supplier of chemicals, process control equipment and customer support services used in commercial and industrial water treatment applications. Mr. Soeder is also a principal partner in Azure Water Services, LLC, the parent company of Jamestown Technologies.
During Mr. Soeder’s thirty year involvement in the water treatment industry, he has published more than 12 technical papers on corrosion, deposit, and microbiological control in various handling water systems, and has also been granted four United States patents for new product developments. Mr. Soeder has experience in treating many different types of water handling equipment, including large cooling towers and boilers associated commercial, industrial, and power generation operations, waste water treatment systems, groundwater remediation applications, and potable water services.
Mr. Soeder graduated from the State University of New York (SUNY) Oneonta with Bachelor of Science degrees in Biology and Chemistry, and has also received a Master of Science Degree in Water Resource Management from the SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry at Syracuse. Mr. Soeder has also earned the prestigious Certified Water Technologist (CWT) credential presented by the Association of Water Technologies (AWT), the only independent certification for industrial water treatment professionals. Currently less than 300 water treatment professionals worldwide have achieved the rigorous CWT credential from the AWT. Mr. Soeder is also an active participant in the AWT’s important Cooling Water Technical Committee, and a member of the American Chemical Society.
Ken resides in Haddam, Connecticut. He is an instrument-rated private pilot with High Performance, Complex and Seaplane Endorsements, and a PADI-Certified Dive Master. Ken is also the President of Connecticut Flyers, LLC, a 20-pilot, two-plane recreational flying club based at Chester Airport (KSCN), Chester, CT. During the past several years, he has volunteered with the Big Brother Organization as a mentor and served as an EMT and President for the Haddam Volunteer Ambulance Service. Other interests include motorcycling, boating, golf, and landscape photography.
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