The company will host seminars on UV technology at the WQA’s annual convention
NeoTech Aqua Solutions Inc. (NTAS), designer and manufacturer of ultraviolet (UV) water treatment systems, will be in Orlando, Fla., during the WQA Aquatech USA 2014 show March 18 to 21.
The company will host an informative meeting regarding its technology, as well as seminars on UV technology, at the Rosen Plaza Hotel on March 18 at 10 a.m. Some of the topics that will be covered are:
Albert Smith will be responsible for all outside sales activities in Western Canada
WaterGroup hired Albert Smith as the regional account manager for Western Canada. In this new position, Smith will be responsible for all outside sales activities in Western Canada from Manitoba and further west, serving both wholesale and independent water dealer channels.
Webinar sessions will be held on select Wednesdays in November, December & January, from 2 to 3 p.m. EST
The Water Quality Assn. (WQA) will present a five-part webinar series on troubleshooting high-purity treatment systems. The content is geared toward water treatment service personnel who specialize in, or want to learn more about, industrial applications. Like all WQA webinars on high-purity water treatment, these presentations focus on acceptable procedures for system service, troubleshooting and professional conduct.
Performance tested by the U.S. EPA, the Multi-Barrier System provides > 4-log reduction of Cryptosporidium and viruses, meeting disinfection requirements for the Ground Water Rule, Groundwater Under the Direct Influence of surface water and Long Term 2 Enhanced Surface Water Treatment Rule. It includes three treatment stages: sediment filtration, charged membrane filter and UV. It offers flow rates from 8 to 480 gpm, with capabilities for monitoring flow, filter life and UV status to provide fail-safe disinfection protection.
AWWA’s cost-impact assessment updates a 2009 review of cost
The American Water Works Assn. (AWWA) released a new cost-impact assessment for an anticipated perchlorate regulation that is currently pending at the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Todd Ousley and Mark Russell join the Water-Right team
Water-Right Inc. appointed Todd Ousley as its new field manager for Clear Choice Water Group. The company also added Mark Russell as its new regional sales manager for the West Coast, including Montana, Idaho, New Mexico, Arizona, Wyoming, Nevada and Utah.
Annette Garcia will be responsible for outside sales in the state of California
Annette Garcia joined WaterGroup as the California regional account manager. Garcia will be responsible for outside sales in the state of California, focusing on the company’s independent water dealers in that market.
Garcia has 10 years of water treatment experience, working for as a sales representative, where her forte was servicing and developing large domestic and international customers. In this new role, she will report directly to Brian Mills, WaterGroup’s global director of sales.
Charger opens new branch in Jacksonville, Fla., and relocates location in Port Richey, Fla.
Charger Water Treatment Products has opened a new branch in Jacksonville, Fla. The new branch is managed by Todd Mosteller. Mosteller has more that 25 years experience in the water treatment industry. The company’s Port Richey, Fla., branch, managed by Eric Beck, has also moved to a larger facility in Odessa, Fla.
Charger will host a grand opening-open house for the Jacksonville branch Oct. 23 to 24.
Fairfield University and South Dakota students collaborate on service project
In August, Bruce W. Berdanier, Ph.D., the new dean of Fairfield University’s School of Engineering, and two undergraduates travelled to Carmen Pampa, where they worked on a water treatment system at the Unidad Academica Campesina (UAC), “the united college for the peasants.” A branch university of the Catholic University in Bolivia, the institution draws from 19 villages, offering programs in nursing, veterinary science, agriculture and teaching.