Larry McLaughlin

Vice President of Water Safety


Larry joins GWT as a seasoned professional with 36+ years in the water treatment industry. He is experienced in specialty applications including pharmaceutical plants, university power plants, hospitals, nursing homes, commercial office buildings and cogeneration plants. Larry earned his Certified Water Technologist (CWT) designation through the Association of Water Technologies in 2007 and is a member in good standing.

Larry started his water treatment career with Betz-Entec, Columbus, Ohio, in 1984. He progressed through field service and account management until 1988 when he relocated back to Chicago and co-founded a regional water treatment firm. Most recently Larry has been a member of many Water Management Teams, managed on-going Secondary Disinfection Programs, and has extensive experience writing Water Management Programs.

As a member of GWT’s Water Safety team, Larry will be responsible for assisting in education and training areas, supporting the sustainability of existing and future Water Management Programs, ensuring that GWT’s clients are in compliance with industry standards, and interfacing with Federal/State/Local regulatory agencies.