The event was held last month at the Las Vegas Convention Center
Nearly 3,700 visitors from 56 countries gathered in Las Vegas last month for WQA Aquatech USA 2015, the annual convention and exposition presented by the Water Quality Assn. (WQA) and Amsterdam RAI. Attendees took advantage of the opportunities to gain technical knowledge, network with their peers, learn about WQA's programs and services, see new water treatment products and gain business leads during the event, which was held at the Las Vegas Convention Center.
Munish Nanda joined the company as president, Americas, on April 6
Watts Water Technologies Inc. announced that Munish Nanda joined the company as president, Americas, on April 6, 2015. Nanda replaces Suellen Torregrosa.
Living in the Rocky Mountains certainly has its benefits—and they are not limited to the majestic views and quick access to the ski slopes.
As Steve Silagy, owner and service manager of AquaLogic in Gypsum, Colo., points out, it also has water quality benefits. “We are pretty lucky in the fact that we are literally at the top of the food chain here—we really live at the top of the water source,” he said. “Nobody uses it above us.”
Colorado dealership finds success in Rocky Mountain tourist community
The origin of Mast Family Culligan dates back to 1975, when Dale Mast purchased the Fort Myers, Fla., franchise after entering the water treatment industry in the late 1960s. This year, the company celebrates 40 years in business in southwestern Florida.
Florida dealership spans 40 years & three locations
Board seeks candidates who will continue to strengthen Ontario’s water sector
The Water Technology Acceleration Project (WaterTAP) board of directors has commenced a formal search for a new CEO.
“The person selected for this role will be responsible for building upon WaterTAP's success, as well as enhancing and implementing the organization's strategic plan to achieve our next stage of growth," said Kenneth A. Morrison, WaterTAP chair.
Rajendra Singh received the prize for improving water security in rural India
Rajendra Singh, known as the "Water Man of India," was named the 2015 Stockholm Water Prize Laureate for his water restoration efforts, improving water security in rural India and showing courage and determination in his quest to improve the living conditions for those most in need.
Singh, born 1959, lives and works in the Indian state of Rajasthan. In close cooperation with local residents, he and his organization have revived several rivers, brought water and life back to a thousand villages and given hope to countless people.
A family atmosphere is a hallmark of the water quality industry. Many companies are family owned and operated, with water treatment knowledge and business values being passed from generation to generation.
A look at the water industry’s multigenerational family businesses
Although WQP’s history goes back just 20 years, the water quality industry has a rich history that reaches back a lot further. WQP is pleased to recognize the following 20 Industry Icons, whose work — whether in the past or ongoing — has helped make our industry what it is today.
WQP honors 20 water professionals whose work & efforts have helped shape the water quality industry
Industry veteran will serve as company’s national sales manager
Chandler Systems Inc. announced the hiring of Ted Cooksey as its national sales manager.
The water quality industry has a rich history, and the key to its success is to use that past to inform the future. As we reflect on the past 20 years and look ahead to the next 20 years—or more—to come, WQP asked industry experts representing associations, manufacturers and certification bodies to share their thoughts on the past, present and future of their organizations and our industry.
Director of Communications, Water Quality Assn.
Water professionals examine the past, present and future of the industry