While the company was formed in 2013, the genesis originated decades ago from the founder’s carrier water encounters.
From financing of massive irrigated agriculture on the Texas Gulf Coast (Farm Credit System)
Sourcing water for intense turfgrass farming irrigation (Quality Turfgrass/ Crenshaw & Doguet Turf - acquired by King Ranch Turf)
Late 80's to Mid-90's
Creation and management of irrigated commercial landscapes and golf courses (Environscapes - acquired by ServiceMaster/ TruGreen)
Smart irrigation software development and irrigation water performance contracting across the southern United States (Acequia - acquired by Banyan Water)
EPA Water Efficiency Leadership Award for documentation of 68% water reduction in landscapes by intense water management and smart irrigation control
Delegate representing North America in sharing water intellectual property with Australia
WaterCentric formed in Carrollton, Texas
Rone Engineers owner, Richard Leigh becomes a member
Houston based private equity company Crosstimbers Capital Group becomes member
Joint-venture Goodwell Water LLC formed and funded to invest in non-potable water assets in Texas.