Why Hydro?


Industry-leading Design and engineering expertise

We provide quality solutions to the Life Sciences, Microelectronics, Research, Academia, Healthcare and Food & Beverage markets.

Our Story

What began as a small start-up Service DI (SDI) company in 1967 is today an industry standard for customized pretreatment and filtration skids, high purity water generation systems, storage and distribution skids, wastewater recovery systems, and high-performance process skids for Life Sciences.

Hydro’s continued growth led to the expansive new Richard David Currin Center for Innovation which opened in January of 2019 with Engineering, Technical Services (I & C, CAD, Document Control), System Fabrication and Integration and UL 508 Panel Shop all under one roof.

We provide quality solutions to the Life Sciences, Microelectronics, Research, Academia, Healthcare and Food & Beverage markets.

Our Beginning

Founded in 1967, the charter was to develop products that would provide water qualities unavailable from the competition.



Hydro expanded to a larger facility in 1976 and again in 1981 with a new facility housing corporate offices, manufacturing and new regeneration plant.


Charles S. Atwater Named President

Charles S. Atwater was named President and CEO 1987 and Hydro added sales/service locations in Connecticut and Massachusetts.


Innovation Center

Hydro unveiled the dedication of our Innovation Center.  Dedicated in memory of Dave Currin – former Hydro President and CEO for his 35 years of loyalty and devotion. 


Our People

The perfect mix of highly trained dedicated industry professionals focused on getting the job done right no matter what it takes. Hydro is proud of our many loyal employees some of whom have decades of dedicated service to our organization.

An unparalleled Team that comes together designing, engineering, fabricating, and installing every Hydro System from concept to completion.

A true team that comes together to design, engineer, fabricate, install and service every system from start to finish.

No “off the shelf” models.  No “one size fits most”.  No “gimmicks” to put customers at risk.  Only industry proven, cost effective, user focused High Purity Water Systems, Process Systems and Wastewater Recovery Systems manufactured of the highest quality components and operationally superior.

Innovative Solutions

Your success is our success.  Hydro builds customized high-purity systems to support your individual needs, meet regulatory requirements and critical manufacturing processes from Pharmaceuticals to Microelectronics.

Latest Technologies

We’re passionate about high-purity.  Hydro selects only the most superior materials, advanced components and instrumentation to guarantee the highest quality systems for the highest purities in water.  

Impressive TEAM

Whether designing with our engineers or maintaining your system with our service technicians, you always work the most qualified and experienced professionals at Hydro.


Corporate Headquarters

513 United Drive Durham, NC 27713

631 United Drive Durham, NC 27713

(919) 544-3744 

National Equipment and Faucet Sales – 1-800-950-7426

Mailing Address: PO Box 12197 Research Triangle Park, NC 27709


513 United Drive, Durham NC 27713

(919) 361-5188



975 Middle Street, Suite K Middletown, CT 06457

(860) 894-2040 



3631 McGinnis Park Drive, Suite A Suwannee, GA 30024


Mid-Atlantic Division

8533 Muscatello Court Gaithersburg, MD 20877

(301) 770-2120


New York / Northern New Jersey Division

700 Route 46, Suite 4 Clifton, NJ 07013

(973) 777-3363


Pennsylvania / Southern New Jersey Division

721 William Leigh Drive, Suite 3 Tullytown, PA 19007

(215) 547-0332


Careers at Hydro Service

Love what you do. Work with people who feel the same.

Passionate people who care about contributing to a better future for water, themselves, and for Hydro are what make us a world leader in water treatment and solutions.

Water is at the heart of who we are, and how we live. We’re looking for innovative people who are up for this world of opportunity – who are inspired by improving water and contributing to the future of a better Hydro, and a better tomorrow.

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