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    American Water Works Company, Inc. (AWK)

    74.19 Up 1.43(1.97%) May 2, 4:02PM EDT
    |After Hours : 74.29 Up 0.10 (0.13%) May 2, 7:28PM EDT
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    American Water Works Company, Inc.
    1025 Laurel Oak Road
    Voorhees, NJ 08043
    United States - Map
    Phone: 856-346-8200
    Website: http://www.amwater.com

    Index Membership:N/A
    Industry:Water Utilities
    Full Time Employees:6,700

    Business Summary 

    American Water Works Company, Inc., through its subsidiaries, provides water and wastewater services in the United States and Canada. The company offers water and wastewater services to approximately 1,600 communities in 16 states. It operates approximately 81 surface water treatment plants with approximately 500 groundwater treatment plants and 1,000 groundwater wells; 100 wastewater treatment facilities, 1,200 treated water storage facilities, 1,400 pumping stations, 81 dams, and 49,000 miles of mains and collection pipes. The company also undertakes contracts to design, build, operate, and maintain water and wastewater facilities for military bases, municipalities, the food and beverage industry, and other customers. In addition, it provides warranty-type services to homeowners and smaller commercial customers to protect against the cost of repairing broken or leaking water pipes or clogged or blocked sewer pipes, as well as interior electric line repairs; and water sourcing, transfer services, pipeline construction, water and equipment hauling, and water storage solutions for natural gas exploration and production companies. The company serves residential customers; commercial customers, such as offices, retail stores, and restaurants; industrial customers, including manufacturing and production operations; public authorities, which comprise government buildings and other public sector facilities; and other water utilities, as well as supplies water to public fire hydrants for firefighting purposes, and private fire customers for use in fire suppression systems in office buildings and other facilities, as well as to other water utilities. American Water Works Company, Inc. serves approximately 15 million people with drinking water, wastewater, and other water-related services in 47 states, the District of Columbia, and Ontario, Canada. The company was founded in 1886 and is headquartered in Voorhees, New Jersey.

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    Corporate Governance 
    American Water Works Company, Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of May 1, 2016 is 2. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 1; Shareholder Rights: 2; Compensation: 3.
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    Key Executives 
    Ms. Susan N. Story , 56
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres and Director
    Mrs. Linda G. Sullivan , 52
    Chief Financial Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Walter J. Lynch , 53
    Chief Operating Officer and Exec. VP
    Mr. Michael A. Sgro Esq., 57
    Exec. VP, Gen. Counsel and Sec.
    Mr. Loyd Aldie Warnock , 56
    Sr. VP of External Affairs, Communications and Public Policy
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2015 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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