Hydraulic Institute Announces ‘Member of the Year’

Source: 
Hydraulic Institute
Deck: 

Randy Bennett of Leistritz Advanced Technologies receives honor

The Hydraulic Institute (HI) named Randy Bennett, vice president of technology and operations, Leistritz Advanced Technologies Corp., as its 2013 “Member of the Year.” The award was conferred to Bennett at the Hydraulic Institute’s 2014 annual meeting held recently in Phoenix, Ariz.

Publication Date: 
February 20, 2014

Charleston, W.V., Restaurants Use Bottled Water to Cook, Prep Food

Source: 
The Bell Law Firm PLLC
Deck: 

BellLaw.com lists restaurants that prepare food, cook and clean with bottled water

As part of its ongoing initiative to empower Charleston, W.V., residents still affected by January’s water contamination disaster, the Bell Law Firm PLLC is providing a list of area restaurants using bottled water on its website.

Publication Date: 
February 19, 2014

UV System Enclosure

Company Reference: 

UV Superstore introduces a new replacement enclosure for the discontinued Wedeco GLI and CHI Series of industrial UV disinfection systems. Using non-proprietary and fully tested internal parts, the enclosure can keep systems running efficiently for years to come with lower maintenance costs while still delivering the same performance. The enclosure is made of 304 stainless steel with a sealed window kit. High-heat shutoff and a digital UV monitor with dry contacts and 4-20 mA output are available for full system functionality. This replacement enclosure is compatibl

Pumps

Company Reference: 

e-HM Stainless Steel Series horizontal multistage pumps are up to 30% more efficient than similar pumps and offer a broad hydraulic range. Constructed of AISI 316 stainless steel, the series offers six models, as well as a one-piece or sleeve design, and has a maximum flow rate of 127 gpm. The pumps have a balanced impeller and a 20% thicker stainless steel pump body, and are suitable for a variety of configurations across a range of industrial applications. 

Culinary Chemistry

You decide to make your favorite soup using the finest, freshest ingredients. Without a second thought, you use tap water — and unknowingly could be adding unwanted minerals, tastes, aromas and chemicals.

So does the water you use really make a difference? According to Northeast Ohio chef and restaurant owner Steve Schimoler, the answer is yes.

Schimoler discovered the value of purified water when he moved his restaurant, Crop Bistro & Bar, to a dramatic historical building in Cleveland’s Ohio City area, a neighborhood where aging pipe is prevalent.

Deck: 

Restaurant uses RO to achieve ideal food & beverage flavor

About The Author: 

Jennifer Reece is public relations specialist for Yopko Penhallurick. Reece can be reached at jr@yp-pr.com or 440.543.8615.

Publication Date: 
December 5, 2013
Activation Date: 
December 5, 2013
Company Reference: 
Issue Reference: 

POE Filters

Company Reference: 
Spotlight Name Archive: 
November 2012
Spotlight Header Archive: 
November 2012

Enpress ONE Water Filtration Simplified Blue Series carbon block filters for the Cartridge Tank are POE filtration solutions flowing up to 15 gpm and treating 250,000-plus gal of water. With no more control valve, drain, wasted backwash water or dumping of carbon during re-bedding, this is an easy-to-remove cartridge filtration solution for the future.


 

Image: 

Filtration for Jobsite Dewatering

A well-thought-out dewatering plan is important to the success of any jobsite. Dewatering pumps often are necessary to remove groundwater and rainwater in order to perform work safely, but it is crucial to abide by the applicable laws and regulations and consider how selected dewatering methods will affect the environment. Each site has its own dewatering challenges, and it is important to consider all options, especially regarding discharge of water on a jobsite.

Deck: 

Filtration methods for meeting Clean Water Act regulations

About The Author: 

Lindsey Thorp is marketing manager for Thompson Pump. Thorp can be reached at lthorp@thompsonpump.com or 386.767.7310.

Publication Date: 
November 12, 2013
Activation Date: 
November 12, 2013
Issue Reference: 

Ultra-Low-Energy Membranes Maintain High Flow in Low Temperatures

Publication Date: 
November 12, 2013

Reverse osmosis (RO) has become the standard technology for water purification in numerous commercial and industrial applications. This trend has largely been driven by the advancement of low-pressure RO membranes with enhanced energy savings. Axeon Water Technologies is a leader in utilizing innovative proprietary technology for increasing permeate production while lowering operating pressures in RO applications. 

Company Reference: 

Efficient & Effective Water Reuse

Water has always been an essential ingredient in industrial production, but today, it is also a key strategic asset.

Deck: 

Make the most of water resources with a strategic reuse plan

About The Author: 

Ed Orvidas is director industrial strategic accounts for Culligan Matrix Solutions. Orvidas can be reached at ed.orvidas@culligan.com.

Publication Date: 
November 11, 2013
Activation Date: 
November 11, 2013
Issue Reference: 

Alternative Applications

In my previous article, “Ultrafiltration: A Business Growth Opportunity” (September 2013), I referenced a 2010 BBC research report stating that “the U.S. market for ultrafiltration (UF) technologies was worth $940 million in 2010. It is estimated to be valued at $1.24 billion by 2015.”1 Simply put, the business opportunities for UF are growing rapidly, which could prove extremely profitable for the savvy professional water dealer.

Deck: 

Exploring non-traditional uses for UF technology

About The Author: 

Adam Kropp is product manager for point-of-entry ultrafiltration systems for Pentair Filtration & Process. Kropp can be reached at adam.kropp@pentair.com.

Publication Date: 
November 11, 2013
Activation Date: 
November 11, 2013
Company Reference: 
Issue Reference: