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Sponsored Manufacturer Profile Aquest Corporation 32 Cove Avenue, Saco, ME 04072 P: 207.653.0871 FOUNDED: 1985 PRESIDENT/CEO: Phillips Roland FULL-TIME/ FTE EMPLOYEES: 22 HEADQUARTERS: Saco, Maine ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS: Somers, Connecticut, and Brentwood, New Hampshire Aquest Corporation was founded in 1985 by Phil Roland and his wife, Linda, to provide a full-service solution for all industrial air filtration issues. Today, Aquest has become a regional and national leader in the design and installation of world- class air filtration solutions, paint/blast booths and environmental containment solutions. Our designs meet all OSHA/NFPA standards and we partner with Efficiency Maine when incorporating energy management solutions. n Following a stint with an international environmental consulting firm, I joined Aquest in pursuit of challenge and variation. The appli - cations and industries are ever-changing and I have met many talented people. Andrew Roland, 32 C O M PA N Y P R O F I L E SCHOOL: Colby College, 2007; Tufts University, 2014 YEARS AT COMPANY: 4 POSITION: Engineering/ Services Manager P R O D U CT S Cartridge and baghouse dust collectors, wet collectors, gas phase filtration, paint booths, blast cabinets/booths, hi-vac, air conveying, OSHA/NFPA combustible dust solutions; turnkey design and installation services M A R K E T S / C U S TO M E R S Aerospace, defense, metal fabrication, forest products, medical devices, boatbuilders/composites 1 8 S T U F F M A D E I N M A I N E \ F A L L 2 0 1 8 C A R E E R / J O B O P P O RT U N I T I E S Sales and application engineering positions CO M PA N Y B E N E F I T S Competitive compensation, company paid health/ disability, paid holidays and vacation, paid internship programs CO M M U N I T Y E N GAG E M E N T Local high school tech program support, Manufacturing Association of Maine board member, community college technical program engagement S U S TA I N A B I L I T Y A second generation is poised to assume leadership. Aquest's vision is to "clean the air — clean the environment" and to provide a safe and secure workspace for all employees, while maximizing productivity, saving energy and reducing carbon footprints. A baghouse dust collector at Pride Sports in Burnham, Maine

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