Siemens Partners with Silver Bullet to Offer Water
Treatment for Cooling Towers.
The Silver Bullet Technology Helps Kill Harmful
Bacteria, Remove Scale, and Control Corrosion.
GROVE, Ill. — Siemens and Silver Bullet Water Treatment
Co. have entered into an agreement that will help
broaden Siemens’ offerings of non-hazardous chemical
water treatment solutions. Specifically, customers will
be able to lease the Silver Bullet technology to treat
cooling tower water.
Accounting for up to half of the average building’s
water usage, cooling towers are found in office
buildings, hotels, data centers, and factories. They
provide cooled water for air conditioning,
manufacturing, and electric-power generation.
“Our customers understand the importance of maintaining
the entire heating, ventilation, and air conditioning
systems within their facilities,” said Eric Koch, a
national product manager for the Building Technologies
Division at Siemens.
According to Koch, Siemens recently ran several tests at
three of its customers’ facilities to quantify the
cooling tower water treatment claims made by Silver
Bullet and to complement the existing tests already
performed by the company. Siemens said the results were
The Silver Bullet technology helps kill harmful
bacteria, remove scale, and control corrosion. It also
significantly reduces water, electricity, and chemical
usage, lowers operating costs, and can help commercial
and industrial buildings earn Leadership in Energy and
Environmental Design (LEED) credits as well as municipal
and tax rebates.
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