New website incorporates design and functionality changes
McClean Anderson launched a new website with changes in design and functionality. The company also added "choose a winder," a new company video, customer survey and "What’s New" options. Customers can still view the specifications and options of each filament winding machine, machine controls and auxiliary equipment, plus services such as the PET center, customer training, retrofitting and more.
PumpScout.com buyers can now get metering pump price quotes from Milton Roy and LMI Pumps
PumpScout announced a new partnership with Milton Roy and LMI Pumps. Pump buyers using the site now have easy access to products and expertise from the two brands, which specialize in metering and diaphragm pumps.
FX ChloraGuard carbon blocks provide five times more chloramine reduction capacity than standard carbon blocks. With more than 70 million Americans drinking chloraminated water, the need for chloramine filtration products has never been greater. These carbon blocks are available in all standard sizes for POU, POE and light commercial applications.
Dust-free GreensandPlus finely granulated media for drinking water applications requires minimal backwashing upon installation — usually less than 10 minutes. It removes iron, manganese, arsenic, radium and hydrogen sulfide for municipal, industrial, POU, POE and other applications. It has WQA Gold Seal certification and is available in 1⁄2-cu-ft bags on pallets or 2,205-lb bulk sacks.
The IQsoft Series of cabinet water softeners includes four models sized for installation in narrow locations. The timer can stay on the unit when the cover is removed, making it possible to test the control valve during maintenance. The series features an overflow elbow integrated into the cabinet body, a two-line backlit display and a salt reminder that displays when salt levels need to be checked.
WaterGroup moves its distribution location to Libertyville, Ill., and hires a new district sales manager
WaterGroup announced that its new location in Libertyville, Ill., will become its central distribution point for Hydrotech and WaterGroup products in the U.S., with satellite warehouses serving regional market needs.
“The new Libertyville location furthers our commitment to company growth and our investment in customer satisfaction,” said John McCarthy, director of U.S. sales for WaterGroup. “Deliveries throughout the U.S. and international markets will expand with a more centralized location and critical assembly processes will improve through utilization of new equipment."
National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation affirms its 2013 officers
The National Ground Water Research and Educational Foundation (NGWREF) affirmed its officers for another term in 2013.
NGWREF is operated by the National Ground Water Assn. as a public foundation focused on conducting educational, research and other charitable activities related to a broader public understanding of groundwater.
Continuing in their officer positions are:
Bravo Enterprises Ltd. renames and launches its water generation division on World Water Day
Bravo Enterprises Ltd. announced that it renamed and launched its water generation division as Splash Water Solutions Inc.
In late November 2012, Bravo purchased the worldwide rights to manufacture, market and distribute atmospheric water harvesters (AWH) from Water for the World Mfg. Inc. of Wellpinit, Wash.
Partnership formed to create clean, safe drinking water solutions
Dow Water & Process Solutions (DW&PS), a business unit of the Dow Chemical Co., has entered into a collaboration agreement with Ahlstrom, a global high-performance fiber-based materials company, to use Ahlstrom Disruptor technology for drinking water applications. The agreement combines DW&PS's marketing, research and development, and manufacturing expertise with Ahlstrom’s nonwoven fiber technology to address an unmet need in drinking water applications.
The water treatment world is getting ready to gather in Indianapolis for WQA Aquatech USA 2013. Focused on the point-of-use/point-of-entry industry for the residential, commercial and industrial markets, the tradeshow is scheduled for April 2 to 5 at the Indianapolis Convention Center.
The exhibition portion of the event will be open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 3, and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 4. It will feature hundreds of exhibitors offering new technologies and solutions, as well as education sessions right on the tradeshow floor.