ParaGuard silver-impregnated powder-activated-carbon pleated cartridges offer high flow rates, efficient filtration and high dirt-holding capacity. They reduce chlorine, viruses, bacteria, cysts, volatile organic compounds, disinfection byproducts, endotoxins, natural organic matter and other sub-micron particles. Standard and custom sizes are available.
Iseppon has participated in many standards committees, worked volunteer hours
The Hydraulic Institute (HI) named Al Iseppon, senior new product engineer for Pentair Water, as its 2011 Member of the Year. The award was conferred on Iseppon at HI’s 95th annual meeting gala, which took place recently in St. Petersburg, Fla.
The HI board of directors selected Iseppon for distinguishing himself by the level and intensity of his involvement with HI and for advancing its technical work.
Minding the numbers leads to success in the water treatment industry
When I got into the water business, the unanimous sense was that I was lucky to be in such a great industry—an essential field with growth potential. It has been more than two decades since I entered the industry, and the consensus has not changed.
Participants have opportunity to earn PDHs from Hydraulic Institute
Pump Systems Matter (PSM), the Morris County Chamber of Commerce, Schneider Electric and Grundfos are partnering to host a one-day course on March 20 in Parsippany, N.J., designed to help pump users learn how to identify and reduce hidden operating and energy costs in their pump systems, and ultimately increase profitability of their business. Energy savings of 20% to 40% are possible.
Mills brings extensive experience in water treatment sales
WaterGroup announced that Brian Mills will become the company’s Canadian sales director. In his new role, Mills will be responsible for driving revenue growth throughout Canada and will utilize his understanding of the industry and the regulations required for water treatment in his sales approach.
Event will include more than 100 presentations on range of groundwater topics
Held annually by the National Ground Water Assn. (NGWA), this year's Ground Water Summit, which takes place May 6 to 10 in Garden Grove, Calif., is focused on the theme "Innovate and Integrate: Succeeding as a Groundwater Professional in a Water-Short World."
The Pro-Flo Display Stand lets dealers showcase a designer or contemporary RO faucet along with a color kit featuring the nine finishes available for either faucet style. Each sample piece in the color kit is engraved with the finish name. The display stand base measures 10 in. wide and 5.5 in. deep and contains non-skid feet to hold it firmly in place.
Between 2001 and 2005 new home sales increased an average of 7%. For control valves, 2005 was a peak year, with approximately 1.1 million units shipped. Since then, new home sales have decreased an average of 33% each year and control valve shipments have decreased an average of 6% each year. The industry has lost roughly one-third of control valve shipments since 2005.
Service plans increase revenue and customer satisfaction
Started in 1988, Dunbar Water/Mr. H2O Pumps and Filters began as a simple operation, with founder Carl Dunbar working out of his home and using his Subaru to make sales calls. Since then, a “can-do” attitude and a dedication to providing excellent customer service have helped the business grow.
Today, the dealership has 10 employees, a fleet of six vehicles and a 2,400-sq-ft warehouse with an office and showroom. It is also the exclusive Evolve Dealer for Water-Right in southern Maine.
Maine dealer finds success by focusing on the small stuff
Water Quality Products understands the importance of keeping up to date with current industry trends and information. We are pleased to bring you our fifth annual State of the Industry Report, which includes valuable current information regarding the water treatment industry and its trends.
An assessment of the water treatment industry