Inogen® welcomes its newest associate member to the Alliance, Franz Environmental Inc. (FRANZ), headquartered in Toronto, Canada. The addition of FRANZ adds to the breadth of services offered, diversity of the membership and the global reach of the organization which is unparalleled in the industry. Inogen® has offices located on every continent in the world, with more than 4,330 staff, and has completed projects in over 120 countries worldwide.
Franz Environmental Inc. is a privately owned Canadian consulting and engineering firm established in 1999 by the company President, Thomas Franz, having evolved from a predecessor firm established in 1994. Since then the company has steadily increased the size and scope of its business and has expanded its service offerings through strategic organic growth. FRANZ currently employs a diversified team of over 100 highly qualified professionals across Canada in its offices located in Toronto (Mississauga), Ottawa, Montreal, Vancouver, Victoria, and Calgary. The team at FRANZ is encouraged to engage and complement the technical and professional expertise available throughout the firm and to work together to provide the highest quality of technical, innovative and adaptive solutions to environmental challenges. Through continued efforts in leadership, training, and teamwork, FRANZ is committed to achieving growth with integrity in a positive and healthy working environment.
FRANZ is committed to partnering with their clients to provide competent cost effective solutions for managing environmental risks. FRANZ has demonstrated knowledge and experience in dealing with a multitude of environmental issues. FRANZ's key competencies include professional services for environmental due diligence, contaminated sites management, brownfield redevelopment, remediation, facility decommissioning, and EHS and compliance auditing. Specialists at FRANZ carry out toxicological risk assessments, remediation engineering design, regulatory certification of cleanups, computer modelling, GIS and data management, litigation support, and Environmental Assessments.
Paul Durkee, President of Inogen® is thrilled with FRANZ joining the Alliance; "We look to bring organizations into the Alliance that can enhance the geographical coverage of Inogen, and bring additional unique service offerings for our customers. FRANZ is aligned with our quality systems and the Inogen Global Practice Standards, and brings with them a real depth of experience and innovation. We are delighted to welcome FRANZ to the Alliance and are confident their addition brings even more strength to the unique and impressive Inogen® client offering."