The company’s backflow preventers and point-of-use tempering valves were installed
Three separate colleges unanimously chose Zurn Industries LLC to provide engineered water solutions for the shared, 150-acre Auraria Campus in downtown Denver.
More than 100 Zurn Wilkins backflow preventers of various sizes were installed for isolation, containment, and irrigation systems. The campus also installed about 100 Zurn point-of-use tempering valves for lavatory sinks.
Auraria Campus is shared by three separate institutions of higher learning: Community College of Denver, Metropolitan State University of Denver and University of Colorado Denver.
This shutoff valve includes a quarter-turn handle to prevent unwanted movement, an indicator displaying the off position, and two buttons for color-coding hot and cold water. The swivel elbow specifically targets dishwasher installation to easily connect the water supply line to a dishwasher, while the female connector threads onto chrome supply valves and 3/8-in. compression threads for reliable plumbing standards.
The black polypropylene service and repair kit features fittings that come in a sturdy compartmentalized box with a fittings identification label adhered to the inside of the box top. The kit includes 101 fittings of ¼- and 3/8-in. OD in black polypropylene, including male/female connectors, tees, elbows, unions, stem adapters, reducing unions, fixed/plug-in elbows and a tube cutter.
The Z6950 Aqua-FIT faucet system is a modular sensor faucet line that provides modern design aesthetics, the ability to retrofit a new spout onto an existing electronics base, and concealed sensor lens and aerators to prevent damage from vandalism or cleaning chemicals. The system is available with low-flow outlets down to 0.35 gpm, and its time-out activation is easily adjustable.
Bottle Bright is an eco-friendly cleaning tablet that offers grime and stain removal. The tablets can remove stains, buildup and odors from hard-to-reach areas in bottles, travel mugs and drink dispensers. The all-natural formula rinses away and leaves behind no residual taste or odor. For each purchase of Bottle Bright, the company donates a product to a developing country in need.
Zurn Wilkins Z-Bite and Z-Press solderless connections for backflow preventers, regulators and thermostatic mixing valves offer quick installation and repair. Z-Bite connectors can be installed by non-skilled laborers and require little to no training. Z-Press connectors are suited for copper piping ½ to 2 in. in size and achieve a permanent press crimp. Both connectors can make a seal on wet piping and are suitable for new and retrofit jobs.
The recently launched LIQUIfit offers a leak-free range of push-to-connect fittings for the potable water and beverage industry. Designed using bio-based material, and with a compact profile, LIQUIfit ensures optimum flow performance and is suitable for contact with food and water. LIQUIfit meets NSF standards 51, 58 and 61.
The products reduce water usage in high-traffic bathrooms
The new carrier system has a 500-lb standard load rating, and is available in a 3- or 4-in. waste line configuration.
The company raised 400% more than its $50,000 goal on Kickstarter
Startup company Fred Water announced that its Kickstarter campaign sold more stainless steel water bottles than any other company in crowdfunding history. Its flask-shaped water bottle, designed to fit in pockets so people can carry more water more often, gained support from crowd funders on Kickstarter from all around the world – 60 countries in total.