Industry News - May 2013

Industry News - May 2013
Elizabeth A. Hirschhorn

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CST Storage receives Canadian Welding Bureau certification

CST Storage received Canadian Welding Bureau certification, enabling it to provide welded structures in Canada that meet Level 2 of the Canadian welding code.

PAX names director of professional engineering

PAX Water Technologies named Elizabeth A. Hirschhorn, P.E., director of professional engineering. She has 29 years of water industry expertise and will lead PAX Water Solutions, a new engineering arm of PAX Water Technologies that specializes in solving potable water quality problems.

Miox receives ISO certification

Miox Corp. received ISO 9001:2008 certification. The company designs and manufactures equipment that generates oxidant-based chemicals on demand.

UV Pure releases water technology video

UV Pure Technologies released the Crossfire Technology water technology video at

Niagara Blower acquires new headquarters facility

Niagara Blower acquired the 100,000-square-foot manufacturing and office facility along with adjacent property at 91 Sawyer Ave., Tonawanda, N.Y. The vacant building will become the new world headquarters for Niagara and subsidiary company Kathabar Dehumidification Systems.

CH2M HILL’s Rhoades receives Top 20 Under 40 award

Ryan Rhoades, CH2M HILL’s principal project manager, received the Top 20 Under 40 award from Engineering News Record Southwest. The award recognizes young leaders in the engineering and construction industries.

WesTech names municipal water unit leader

WesTech Engineering named Les Uhlmeyer leader of its Municipal Water Treatment Unit overseeing the Microfloc and General Filter product lines. He has 30 years experience in the water treatment industry.

Koch Membrane names regional sales manager

Koch Membrane Systems hired Matias Amor as regional sales manager, water and wastewater, for Spain and Portugal. He has 19 years experience in the water and wastewater industry, including 15 years working with membranes in the municipal and industrial sectors.

Aquionics UV systems comply with AWWA/IUVA guidelines

Aquionics UV systems are in compliance with the American Water Works Association and International Ultraviolet Association guidelines for municipal water to compensate for the effects of wavelengths less than 240 nm.

SJE-Rhombus adds sales manager, representative

SJE-Rhombus hired Tim Callander as regional sales manager for its wholesale controls product line. He will support customers in Mid-America from Texas to Canada. The company also named Dalcart & Associates as its product representative in Colorado and Wyoming.

Aqua-Jet aerators receive NSF 61 approval

The Aqua-Aerobic Systems’ Aqua-Jet aerator model SS-PW received NSF 61 approval for potable water.

Danfoss launches product website

Danfoss, manufacturer of high-efficiency electronic and mechanical components launched DanfossDirect ( The site enables users to search for fluid controls by application, industry or type.

Guttenplan joins Woodard & Curran board of directors

Steve Guttenplan, former president of Metcalf & Eddy/AECOM and global chief technology officer and executive vice president for AECOM Water, joined the board of directors for Woodard & Curran, an integrated engineering, science and operations company.


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