The CEO of Llangennech company Hydro Industries, which has signed a business deal with American salvage firm T&T, has described the joint venture as 'genuinely exciting'.
The agreement will see Hydro, a water treatment manufacturer, working in the US emergency response arena.
It is a great privilege to work side-by-side with a market giant such as T&T.
During the next three years, this project will create high quality job opportunities for an estimated 100 people, not only within Wales but for Welsh people who have an ambition to work outside the UK in exciting and diverse locations.
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