Wheeler-Rex

Wheeler-Rex is a manufacturer of specialty tools for the plumbing, waterworks, fire sprinkler, utility, municipal, HVAC and industrial markets

Address

P.O. Box 688
Ashtabula, OH 44005-0688
USA
Phone: 800-321-7950
Fax: 440-992-2925

Product Categories

The Deal on Dewatering

Wellpoint dewatering is the process of removing groundwater temporarily from soils in a localized area to complete the construction of a foundation, pipeline or other below-ground structure or to perform soil remediation.

Typical wellpoint dewatering applications include:

Deck: 

Pump selection and planning for successful wellpoint dewatering

About The Author: 

Kirsten Peterson Stroud is marketing manager for Thompson Pump. Stroud can be reached at kpetersen@thompsonpump.com or 386.944.4145.

Publication Date: 
April 3, 2012
Activation Date: 
March 27, 2012
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
23270

The Keys to a Healthy Pump

The initial purchase price of a pump is just a small part of its actual life-cycle cost. Whether your pump application is municipal, commercial or industrial, the long-term costs can result in a much larger investment. Luckily, there are steps you can take to minimize this investment and increase your pump’s life expectancy by following proper installation and maintenance procedures.

Life Expectancy

Deck: 

Proper procedures increase a pump’s life expectancy

About The Author: 

Brian Daschner is president and CEO of Hydroflo Pumps Inc. Daschner can be reached at bdhydroflopumps@yahoo.com or 615.799.9662.

Publication Date: 
November 4, 2011
Activation Date: 
November 4, 2011
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
23119

Pumping Solutions

One of the greatest added-value services that water and plumbing professionals can provide to their customers is trusted and helpful advice, including tips on keeping themselves, family members and pets safe from floodwaters. Water infiltration or contaminated standing water pose a number of potential dangers to health and property.

Deck: 

Tips on effectively employing pumps in emergency situations

About The Author: 

Doug Billiter is regional manager, WAYNE Water Systems/Blue Angel Pumps. Billiter can be reached at dbilliter@blueangelpumps.com or 513.367.3330.

Publication Date: 
April 29, 2011
Activation Date: 
April 29, 2011
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
22713

Zero-Lead Zone

Water pumps, including submersible and vertical turbines, play an integral role in everyday life. Whether they pull water from a source to a treatment plant, add necessary chemicals to the water at the plant or help move the water from the plant to a tap, turbines work constantly to serve communities.

Deck: 

Assessing changes brought on by new movement

About The Author: 

Brian Daschner is president of Hydroflo Pumps. Daschner can be reached at bdhydroflopumps@yahoo.com or 615.799.9662.

Publication Date: 
April 13, 2011
Activation Date: 
April 13, 2011
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
22686

The Right Pump for the Job

The versatility of hydraulic submersible pumps

About The Author: 

David Handy is location manager for Griffin Dewatering. Handy can be reached at 866.770.8100 or by e-mail at gpe@griffinpump.com.

Activation Date: 
January 28, 2009
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
20081

Minimizing Lifecycle Costs

Selecting an energy-efficient pumping system

About The Author: 

Robert K. Asdal is executive director of the Hydraulic Institute. Asdal can be reached at 973.267.9700.

Activation Date: 
October 24, 2008
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
19753

Pumps on the Jobsite

Pumps aid with dust control for residential development

About The Author: 

Kirsten Petersen is marketing coordinator and technical writer for Thompson Pump & Mfg. Petersen can be reached at 386.944.4145 or by e-mail at kpetersen@thompsonpump.com.

Activation Date: 
February 4, 2008
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
18926

Out Here, Failure is Not an Option

Equipment reliability is a must in small towns like Dunn Center, N.D., where Goulds Pumps turbines and Aquavar controllers are in demand.

About The Author: 

James Bratton is advertising and communications manager for Goulds Pumps, ITT Industries. He can be reached at 315.568.7659, or by e-mail at james.bratton@itt.com.

Activation Date: 
January 1, 2006
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
16586

Maximizing Pump Life

Proper selection, installation and maintenance are the key elements in maximizing pump life

About The Author: 

Darla Jean Thompson is the marketing/ advertising manager for CAT PUMPS. She can be reached at darla.jean@catpumps.com. For more information, visit www.catpumps.com.

Activation Date: 
November 1, 2005
Issue Reference: 
Legacy
Legacy ID: 
16445