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BACTEST Announces Piers Clark as Chairman of the Board

October 5 2015 - Cambridge UK based BACTEST, inventor and manufacturer of water analysis product Speedy Breedy and waste water management solution Shepherd, announced today the appointment of Dr. Piers Clark as Chairman.

£40,000 low-carbon award to Cambridgeshire business reducing energy consumption for water companies

Cambridgeshire based Professor Annie Brooking, CEO of Bactest, has been awarded £40,000 by Shell Springboard to launch Shepherd, a cutting-edge monitoring technology helping water companies to save energy.

BACTEST Launches Shepherd to Manage the Floc!

Cambridge UK based BACTEST, inventor and manufacturer of Speedy Breedy, the world’s most versatile and portable microbial contamination test has announced its second product for the water industry, Shepherd. Shepherd is an Activated Sludge (AS) Monitoring and Management System designed to enable waste water companies to drastically cut electricity costs and carbon footprint.

BACTEST shortlisted for the Business SME of the Year award 2014

It is the simplicity of both the idea and execution that has impressed the judges and has gained BACTEST a place on the shortlist of the Festival of Business SME of the Year award.