New Technology Slated for WEFTEC 2013

New Technology Slated for WEFTEC 2013
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WEFTEC, the Water Environment Federation’s annual technical exhibition and conference, provides wastewater and water professionals from around the world with quality education and training and a vast technology display. This year’s event, Oct. 5-9 in Chicago, showcases the latest products for municipal and industrial water professionals.

  Acme Engineering Products

The ACRS line of automatic scraper-strainers from Acme Engineering Products automatically removes solids and large particles using only dirty water for blowdown. The strainers are available in sizes up to a 66-inch body in steel or corrosion resistant metals. These units are ideal for removing large, irregularly shaped solids and contaminants from graywater for recycling in cooling applications, water and wastewater plants and the protection of downstream fine filtration equipment. They are available down to 75 microns to cover a broad range of straining requirements, and can be designed to fit into existing conventional strainer locations. They are available in FRP construction with Monel internals. 518/236-5659;


Division 1 / Zone 1 explosion-proof enclosures from Adalet are constructed from stainless steel 316L. Designed for use in highly corrosive areas, they provide ideal construction material for offshore, petrochem, or volatile industrial areas where environmental conditions require additional corrosion protection. Features include a watertight gasket and stainless steel cover bolts, stainless steel hinge kit, mounting panel, removable lifting eye bolts, cover alignment device, cast-on mounting lugs and internal/external ground screws. A flat plate cover allows for additional working area for viewing windows and operating devices such as pushbuttons, selector switches and pilot lights. 216/267-9000;

  ADS Environmental Services

The IVP 250 from Hydra-Stop, a Division of ADS Environmental Services, is  a 16-inch, permanent, insertable gate valve offering increased strength, improved performance, and simplified installation and operation. It features a 2-inch-diameter stainless steel valve stem, interchangeable valve gate, thrust washers and double o-ring seal. It is rated for 250 psi working pressure and up to 375 psi test pressure. 800/538-7867;

  Agru America

Sure Grip concrete protective liner from Agru America provides an economical and long-term corrosion prevention solution for the construction and rehabilitation of concrete containment and transmission systems. It features high backpressure and pull-out resistance, and is low maintenance. It eliminates exfiltration and infiltration, protecting the environment. It also has a high chemical and mechanical resistance. 800/373-2478;

  Allied Moulded Products

POLYLINE polycarbonate enclosures from Allied Moulded Products come standard with multi-mounting capability, including an out-of-the-box mounting flange or adjustable mounting feet, which adapt to various mounting configurations. They feature metallic or nonmetallic latches and molded-in latch keepers and mounting bosses, and a tongue-and-groove seal joint between cover and base. A clear polycarbonate cover is also available for instrumentation applications. Optional adjustable corner panel mounts for supporting an aluminum hinge front panel within the molded-in corner slots provides either flush positioning with the box top or adjustability down in the box 1.5 inches deep. 419/636-4217;

  AllMax Software

Operator10 from AllMax Software features custom dashboards that allow for quick review of specific data and shortcuts to frequently accessed areas of the program. Enhancements to dashboards have made them more customizable for an improved user experience. More flexibility has been added to many features, including DataViews, the program’s data entry screens. The eDV Viewer tool, which allows non-users of the software to submit data to the database remotely, has been redesigned, and an auto-update feature has been added to keep users up to date with the newest software developments. 800/670-1867;

  American Structures

Bolted, stainless steel tanks from American Structures can be utilized for water, wastewater, commercial and municipal storage applications. The use of bolted, stainless steel in the tanks provides sustainability with little or no maintenance. 715/235-4225;

  Applied Felts

Felt CIPP liners from Applied Felts utilize a single-pass extruded process for coating to ensure that no pinholes are present. Additional tests are conducted to monitor coating uniformity, mass and weight distribution. Each roll is sampled and destructively tested, including density at various pressures, tensile strength, and coating distribution. During production, the liners are continually checked to ensure they satisfy specifications. Finally, a sample is cut from each finished liner for testing across more criteria to make sure the circumference, density, length, coating integrity and weld strengths meet requirements. 276/656-1904;

  Aqua-Aerobic Systems

The Aqua MegaDisk cloth media filter from Aqua-Aerobic Systems features 30 percent larger diameter disks and fewer mechanical components in a fraction of the space. The result is more hydraulic capacity and lower capital and O&M cost. It achieves low-level TSS and NTU, and accommodates high solids and hydraulic loading rates. It also offers low backwash rates, low energy consumption and has a fully automatic PLC control system. This filter is ideal for municipal reuse and phosphorus removal applications with limited land space, or deep bed filter retrofits. 800/940-5008;

  ASA Analytics

The ChemScan mini Mn analyzer from ASA Analytics is designed to assist in process monitoring for manganese removal. Manganese is a natural element present in water. At elevated levels it can adversely affect water taste and color, causing discolored tap water associated with stained clothing, stained bathroom fixtures and clogged ice makers. The analyzer offers real-time data for process monitoring and cost control. It features a long-life LED light source, large I.D. sample tubing and auto cleaning to reduce maintenance requirements. 800/665-7133;

  Asahi/America Inc.

Asahi/America Inc.’s Chem Proline piping systems have been certified by NSF to NSF/ANSI Standard 61-G. Made from PE resin, pipe and fittings possess the greatest resistance to slow crack growth. It is a lower cost alternative to metal, fiberglass reinforced plastic pipe and lined steel pipe. A complete system includes pipe, fittings and valves. Available in pipe sizes up to 12 inches, it is ideally suited for use in water treatment and chemical process applications using a variety of chemicals including sodium hydroxide, sodium hypochlorite, caustic soda and low concentration acids. 800/343-3618;

  Badger Meter

E-Series ultrasonic meters from Badger Meter are constructed from a lead-free stainless steel and engineered polymer. They capture ultra-low flow measurement and offer a high level of metering accuracy. When used in conjunction with Advanced Metering Analytics (AMA) solutions, they provide the ability to convey information that can be helpful in detecting leaks or other alarm conditions, a feature not typically available through traditional mechanical meters. 800/876-3837;

  Beck, Harold & Sons

BECK electric actuators from Beck, Harold & Sons can quickly, accurately and consistently track the demand signal, allowing users to fully utilize a control system’s capabilities, decreasing process variability, improving product quality and reducing operational costs. The linear and rotary valve actuators feature a 100 percent continuous-duty motor that won’t burn out. 215/968-4600;


The M2L 3000 medium-voltage variable-frequency drive from Benshaw is designed for industrial applications, but benefits from Curtiss-Wright’s experience in defense and nuclear-
related technologies, an arena where products must meet the most rigorous standards and where failure is simply not an option. Its topology, a modular multilevel converter (M2LC), is powered by state-of-the-art hardware and software control, and is extremely energy efficient and arc resistant. 412/968-0100;

  The Bilco Company

Fall Protection Grating from The Bilco Company  provides a permanent means of fall protection for the company’s line of single- and double-leaf floor access doors. It is constructed of lightweight aluminum grating and stainless steel hardware for corrosion resistance. The grating panel has a safety yellow powder coat finish, and the system features a stainless steel hold-open device that secures each panel in the full 90-degree position, maximizing the door’s usable access area. 203/934-6363;

  Blacoh Fluid Control

SENTRY Revolution dampeners from Blacoh Fluid Control offer a solution for pulsation dampening in harsh and corrosive applications. These 10-cubic-inch pulsation dampeners are available in both PVC and CPVC for improved chemical compatibility, and feature threaded housings in place of traditional metal fasteners that can be damaged in corrosive environments. When needed, CPVC models have a considerably higher temperature rating (180 degrees F) compared to PVC models, with chemical resistance equal to or better than PVC. 800/603-7867;

  Blue-White Industries

The Proseries-M M-2 peristaltic metering pump from Blue-White Industries has many features seen in more expensive pump models designed for large municipalities, but at a smaller price tag. The gentle squeezing action of its valveless design results in near continuous injection of chemical for efficient water and wastewater treatment. Standard control features include an easy-to-use intelligent control systems design, permitting connection to SCADA systems and other remote controllers, for chemical dosing control via either 4-20 mA signal, high-speed digital pulse input or a slow pulse for batching type applications. 714/893-8529;

  Burkert Fluid Control Systems

The insertion EMF Type 8045 flowmeter from Burkert Fluid Control Systems offers a low-flow cut-off function that allows setting a limit below which the measurement value is set to zero, with consequences on the display, the totalizers and outputs. A digital input can be configured via the menu to reset the totalizer, to go into the HOLD mode, to start a zero-point calibration and to activate a replacement measurement value. It also has an adjustable backlit display and a third color-coded LED to allow viewing the device from a distance. It immediately signals if the device status is good or if a warning or an error is active. 800/325-1405;

  Caldwell Tanks

Prestressed Concrete Tanks (PCT) from Caldwell Tanks are wire-wrapped, prestressed concrete storage tanks designed and constructed to meet the requirements of AWWA D110 and ACI 372. They are a proven, low-maintenance choice for a variety of applications, including potable water, municipal and industrial wastewater and thermal energy storage. They combine the reliability of a 125-year track record in liquid-containment with decades of combined experience in the successful design and construction of prestressed concrete tank structures to provide customized storage solutions for customers. 502/ 964-3361;

  CST Covers

Clear-span aluminum domes from CST Covers provide cover to water and wastewater storage tanks located above and in-ground. Superior corrosion resistance provides an ideal solution for tough outdoor water challenges and corrosive wastewater environments. The lightweight structures offer great design flexibility, eliminate downtime with easy, fast installation and provide excellent odor control. Structurally durable yet lightweight, they meet site-specific load requirements while accommodating process equipment either underneath or above the covers. Custom domes are available up to 1,000 feet in diameter for most new and existing tanks. 913/621-3700;

  CUES Inc.

The CUES Digital Universal Camera (DUC) is a high resolution, digital CCTV, side-scanning camera designed for rapid and detailed condition assessment of a water or wastewater system. Inspect and assess 5,000 feet or more per day, increasing revenue while reducing expenses. The system produces a high-resolution digital video scan of internal pipe conditions in 6- to 60- inch pipe, and a flat unfolded view of the pipe to facilitate rapid assignment of observations. An expanded flat unfolded view of the pipe is provided for measurement purposes. This low-maintenance camera has no moving parts and is driven through the pipe without the need to stop or pan and tilt. 800/327-7791;

  Data Flow Systems

The TAC II SCADA System from Data Flow Systems features user-friendly HMI software, no-cost SCADA software licenses, a plug-and-play design, ease of integration, durability in harsh environmental conditions and a three-year lightning warranty. The system provides a true obsolescence-proof solution, in which all new products maintain a downward compatibility with all older versions, allowing a utility to maximize their investment in SCADA over the long term. 321/259-5009;

  DN Tanks

DN Tanks specializes in the design and construction of AWWA D110 prestressed concrete tanks used for potable water, wastewater, chilled water and other liquids. With over 2,500 tanks ranging in capacity from 40,000 gallons to 40 million gallons, they offer expanded construction capacity, unmatched technical expertise and proficiency in multiple types of proven tank designs to provide customized liquid storage solutions. Tanks are designed to meet varying project requirements with the ability to withstand seismic activity, extreme climates and severe site conditions. 800/826-8306;

  DSI Dynamatic

The eddy current variable-speed drive system from DSI Dynamatic consists of a constant-speed AC induction motor and an electromagnetic clutch, governed by a small, simple controller. Systems are available with simple yet versatile digital control options for simplified pump-drive system programming. Existing eddy current clutches can be remanufactured to factory-new condition, or retrofitted with new controls for increased monitoring capabilities. 800/548-2169;

  EBAA Iron

The Series 2100 MEGAFLANGE restrained flange adapter from EBAA Iron is a field-adaptable wedge-style restrained flanging system. It has a restraint ring and a gasket ring to give the maximum amount of flexibility during and after installation. It can be used on AWWA C900 and C905 PVC Pipe, IPS O.D. (Class) PVC Pipe, Ductile Iron Pipe, Steel Pipe and HDPE Pipe. It is available in 3- to 48-inch sizes. 800/433-1716;


Floating ball covers from ECC, LLC are designed for use in municipal drinking water applications. They are NSF 61 certified hollow and water-filled plastic ball covers for bird control for municipalities, industrial wastewater plants, recyclable containers, rentals and curtains. 910/245-2241;


The ePIPE Process provides a cost-effective alternative to communication and customer pipe replacement for lead remediation in piping systems. It has the ability to line service pipe from the water main right up to the internal tap by blowing an epoxy resin in both directions from an adaptor at the outside stop tap. Only one excavation is needed, and the maximum amount of time the pipes are off supply is three hours. 714/564-7600;


Defender filter covers from Environetics prevent algae growth, contain odor and maintain operating temperatures. Opaque covers block UV light, prohibiting algae growth to keep filters clean. A mechanical attachment system provides a positive seal for effective odor containment. A low-profile design minimizes internal volume, reducing odor treatment requirements. Covers isolate thermal air masses to maintain operating temperatures and eliminate freezing. Optional insulation system is available. Modular construction enables rapid installation. 815/838-8331;

  FCI - Fluid Components International

The ST100 flowmeter from FCI - Fluid Components International features a wide choice of communication options, with 4-20 mA analog, frequency/pulse, alarm relays and fully approved digital communications: HART, Foundation Fieldbus, Modbus and Profibus. It combines flow-sensing performance with feature- and function-rich electronics. It includes plug-in card replacement that can be changed out by technicians in the field to adapt to a plant’s changing network communication needs. 800/854-1993;

  Fiberglass Fabricators

Composi-Cover from Fiberglass Fabricators is a flat odor-control cover system that’s an alternative to aluminum covers. It is easy to install, and works equally well with rectangular and round tanks, as well as functioning as an algae/weir cover system. In addition, long unsupported spans can be accommodated. The system includes large, lightweight access hatches and a variety of penetration options. It offers resistance to chemicals, corrosion and UV. After installation, the cover requires little to no maintenance. The company includes complete drawings and comprehensive engineering in a submittal package. The system adheres to the ASCE standard. 888/593-3552;

  Flygt – a Xylem Brand

The Experior wastewater pumping system from Flygt – a Xylem Brand, offers energy savings in a package that is simple to install and easy to operate. Its Adaptive N-technology allows the impeller to move axially upward when necessary to permit bulky materials or tough debris to pass through smoothly, reducing stress on the shaft, seals and bearings. It is available with efficient motors that have been optimized for wastewater pumping applications, including some models featuring LSPM design. SmartRun intelligent controls enable it to be pre-programmed and pre-set, optimizing energy use and reducing energy consumption. 704/409-9700;

  GF Piping Systems

The Signet 4630 free-chlorine analyzer system from GF Piping Systems is designed to measure free chlorine in applications with stable pH, temperature and chlorine levels. Designed with amperometric-based sensing technology, it incorporates a clear flow cell, flow regulator, sensors, filter and rotameter in one compact unit for use in water distribution, ground and surface water, boiler feed water, graywater dechlorination, food and beverage, RO membrane protection and swimming pools. It is EPA 334.0 compliant and has reagent-free measuring, a built-in flow regulator, a panel that includes 100–240 VAC power supply, two 4–20 mA outputs, two mechanical relays and optional automatic pH/temperature compensation. 800/854-4090;

  GfG Instrumentation

The G460 multi-sensor atmospheric monitor from GfG Instrumentation features a concussion-proof boot, along with a highly dust- and water-resistant housing. It has completely automatic calibration, one-button operation, top-mounted display, interchangeable battery packs, a highly configurable smart sensor design and data logging and event logging are standard. Options include dual-range infrared combustible gas sensor, motorized pump operable in diffusion or sample draw mode and up to seven channels of detection. 800/959-0329;

  Gorman-Rupp Pumps

Designed to deliver all the benefits of our sound-attenuated silent pumps, the ReliaPrime emergency bypass station from Gorman-Rupp Pumps operates on natural gas, making it quiet, efficient and environmentally friendly. It features a 6-inch Super T Series pump capable of passing a 3-inch spherical solid, and offers a sound-proof lightweight aluminum enclosure with lockable door panels that can be removed for maintenance of the pump or engine. It is a complete backup package, ready for hook-up in emergencies and power outages, primary pump repair and additional pumping capacity. 419/755-1011;

  Halogen Valve

The Hexacon Model III control system from Halogen Valve has an optional programmable relay interface module and SCADA informational output to provide active and timely notifications. The optional second battery provides for quicker and more reliable valve closures. The microprocessor system applies 30 ft-lb of torque for test or 50 ft-lb for emergency valve closures for up to six cylinder and ton container valves. All fire codes recognize and approve its automatic-closing fail-safe shutoff valve system in lieu of a scrubber. The SCADA option provides actuator closure status and error codes to quickly analyze problems. 877/476-4222;

  Harmsco Filtration Products

LT2 cartridges and housings from Harmsco Filtration Products exceed the three-log (99.9 percent) removal requirement described in the LT2 ESWTR Toolbox Guidance Manual 8.4.1. for cyst-sized particles. They are ideal to control Cryptosporidium, Giardia cysts and other harmful microorganisms to help ensure safe drinking water. To verify performance, Pace/IBR independent testing facilities were selected to conduct challenge tests. This defines the maximum challenge particulate based on detection limit and acceptable Cryptosporidium surrogate — 2 microns in these tests. The terminal pressure drop was determined to be 30 psi. They were tested via single pass protocol per the EPA at three separate points. 800/327-3248;

  Hellan Strainer Company

Fluid strainers from the Hellan Strainer Company are offered in a variety of materials and sizes for all filtration applications. They capture the debris on the outside of the screen. The screen is then rotated against a scraper blade or brush to remove all debris. No disassembly is required during the 15-second cleaning cycle. All strainers are manufactured to ISO-9001 and meet all international codes (i.e., ASME, CE/PED, Lloyds, MIL, etc.). 888/443-5526;

  HF Scientific

The 0.02-10NTU MicroTOL online turbidimeter from HF Scientific is ideal for applications such as drinking water where a measurement range greater than 10NTU is not required. Calibration points are at 0.02, 1.0 and 10NTU. Models are available for Turbidity Method 180.1 and ISO7027 and with or without ultrasonic autoclean. 888/203-7248;

  Hobas Pipe USA

Centrifugally cast, fiberglass-reinforced, polymer mortar pipe from Hobas Pipe USA is inherently corrosion resistant and lasts 100 years or more, providing a very low life cycle cost. Key applications are sanitary and storm sewers, corrosive environments and potable water. It features leak-free, push-together joints that reduce installation time and costs. Benefits include superior hydraulics, lightweight, high strength and long maintenance-free service life. Installation methods include open cut, sliplining, jacking, microtunneling, two-pass tunnel, casing carrier and above-ground. Sizes range from 18 to 126 inches for both pressure and gravity applications. 800/856-7473;

  ICS - PowerGrit

The Utility chainsaw from ICS – PowerGrit addresses operator safety with grinding technology which eliminates rotational kickback and offers improved operator positioning when cutting pipe. Utilized by public, private water and wastewater departments worldwide, it is designed to cut a variety of materials from ductile iron to plastic pipe with far less excavation. The ability to cut up to 24-inch pipe without changing position reduces the difficulty of the job. 800/797-4748;

  International Paint-Devoe Coatings

Bar-Rust 234P from International Paint-Devoe Coatings is a solvent-free epoxy, low-temperature potable water tank lining system designed for low VOC compliance. The 100 percent solids, high-build system features a fast cure, 2:1 mixing ratio and single coat application capability, even in temperatures as low as 35 degrees F. It carries an NSF/ANSI 61 certification for potable water use and cures to a hard, high-gloss finish. It is applied with a plural airless sprayer directly to the water tank’s carbon or stainless steel interior. 440/234-2900;

  JUMO Process Control

The AQUIS touch S modular multichannel measuring instrument for liquid analysis from JUMO Process Control displays and processes sensor signals for pH or redox value, electrolytic conductivity, resistance of ultrapure water, temperature, flow rate, disinfecting measurement parameters, and free chlorine, chlorine dioxide, ozone, hydrogen peroxide and peracetic acid. A 5.5-inch color touch screen displays parameters to operate and configure the device. Single and double relay cards, semiconductor switches and PhotoMOS relays are available as switching outputs. The integrated paperless recorder features four analog and three binary signals, which can be recorded in two groups and displayed as a graph on the screen. 315/437-5866;

  Keller America

The LevelRat non-fouling level transmitter from Keller America features a Kynar diaphragm that combines the non-stick properties of Teflon with superior resistance to puncture and abrasion. The result is a small, non-fouling level transmitter fit for use in even the worst environments, without the need for bulky protective cages. It includes guaranteed lightning protection standard on all 4-20 mA units. 877/253-5537;

  The Kupferle Foundry Company

Intelligent Flushing Systems (IFS) from The Kupferle Foundry Company incorporate a chlorine analyzer and programmable logic controller into the design. They allow users to program minimum and desired chlorine residual levels that can be automatically maintained while only flushing the exact amount of water necessary to achieve these programmed parameters. They use an amperometric analyzer (no reagents required), and capture all initial and ending chlorine residual levels per sampling sequence, as well as time of day and flush duration. Data is easily downloaded onto a formatted micro-SD card, and can be downloaded into preformatted spreadsheet templates for analysis. 800/231-3990;

  Lucity Inc.

Lucity Mobile for Android-based tablets is a mobile app that delivers CMMS workflows, complete with personalized dashboards and views. Features include support of the company’s Web asset and maintenance management modules, modification of live data using custom forms, utilization of existing ArcGIS for server map services and creation of requests, work orders and inspections from the map. 800/492-2468;


VIBCONNECT RF from Ludeca is a wireless condition monitoring system for plant machinery. Simply install a sensor unit consisting of a radio module and two combined sensors for vibration and temperature at the machines. The sensor unit monitors machine vibration, bearing condition and temperature and transmits the relevant data to a bridge where it is evaluated. Each bridge caters to as many as 50 sensor units located within the large radio range of the system. It not only monitors the condition of roller bearings and other rotating components, but also detects damage caused by cavitation, enabling the detection of damage to machine components at an early stage. 305/591-8935;

  Lutz-JESCO America

The MAGDOS LP from Lutz-JESCO America is a solenoid actuated diaphragm pump with a wide capacity range for accurate dosing. Features include a capacity range 0.13 to 3.96 gph, up to 232 psig, batch dosing with both interval and timer functions, an easy-logic menu with graphical display and eco-settings to optimize energy and chemical usage. Its dosing rate can be adjusted by changing the stroke frequency manually or by using a 4-20 mA signal. 800/554-2762;

  MPC Containment

Collapsible storage bladders from MPC Containment are available in sizes ranging from 250 to 210,000 gallons and larger. They can be used for potable, gray and black water. They are fabricated using military-grade materials and NSF certified potable water-grade materials. All flexible bladders are available in custom designs and sizes, and include fittings as required. 800/621-0146;

  Orenco Systems

Pre-fabricated fiberglass shelters from Orenco Systems are strong, lightweight, super-insulated shelters that safely house equipment, chemicals, controls and workers. Standard sizes are 8 feet tall, 4 to 16 feet wide and up to 42 feet long. Features include structural foam-core fiberglass walls (2 to 4 inches thick), a weatherproof watertight structure, insulation value up to R24, chemical and corrosion resistance, a roof structure rated up to 100 psf and field or factory assembly. 800/348-9843;

  PAX Water Technologies

The PWM100 water mixer from PAX Water Technologies features a self-install design, allowing the unit to be easily lowered through the tank hatch. It can be used to eliminate thermal stratification, reduce residual loss, lower disinfection byproducts and prevent ice formation. It uses a biomimetic nozzle that enables a similar vortex flow pattern inside storage tanks. It is able to self-right on the floor of the tank, even on a sloped surface, and has the advantages of being compact and easy to install and retrieve. The mixer is made of 316 stainless steel, is NSF/ANSI 61 certified and comes with a three-year warranty. 866/729-6493;


The IntelliBoost variable-speed constant-pressure booster system from Pentair/Aurora is specifically tailored to freshwater applications in high rises, office buildings, hospitals, hotels, and other commercial, industrial and municipal locations. This system offers a combination of the company’s variable-frequency drive for each pump, and a programmable logic controller (PLC) with a proportional integral derivative (PID) loop to stage up to four pumps based on pressure and flow needs of the building. Pumps are the company’s PVM multistage and end suction pumps. 630/859-7000;

  Phoenix Contact

The PT-IQ surge protection device from Phoenix Contact offers multi-stage remote monitoring, ideal for SCADA systems typical in water/wastewater systems. It provides proactive functional monitoring for signal interface surge protection devices. The system informs the user if a plug replacement is needed long before the components fail due to overload. This can prevent unnecessary service costs, while ensuring system availability and signal quality. 800/322-3225;

  Raven Lining Systems

Raven Lining Systems are 100 percent solids, ultra high-build epoxies used to protect against corrosion in new construction and to rebuild deteriorating infrastructures. They are moisture tolerant and environmentally friendly, providing continual support to those looking for long-term protection and infrastructure renewal. 800/ 324-2810;

  Rockwell Automation

Allen-Bradley NEMA and IEC CENTERLINE Motor Control Centers (MCCs) from Rockwell Automation are available with embedded EtherNet/IP, giving utilities access to production information throughout the enterprise. Plant engineers can access more detailed data allowing them to predict potential problems and prevent equipment failures, resulting in higher asset availability, improved productivity and reduced maintenance costs. Leveraging a single, standard network simplifies communication and provides users with the flexibility to control, configure and collect data from any point in the system. 414/382-2000;

  Rosemount Analytical

The 56 four-wire advanced liquid analyzer from Rosemount Analytical integrates tools, tips and troubleshooting to solve problems on site. Its help screens allow users to clear faults and warnings with detailed instructions and troubleshooting in multiple languages. The data and event logger downloads process data and alarm conditions via a USB 2.0 data port. A high-resolution full-color screen allows users to view process measurements and data trend graphs. It features PID and time-proportional capabilities, and HART and Profibus DP digital communications. It is compatible with a Smart Wireless THUM Adaptor. 800/854-8257; www.rosemount


The Fuzzy Filter from Schreiber is a compressible media filter for water and wastewater treatment systems. Operating in an upflow or downflow design, it achieves an exceptionally high rate of solids removal through the use of synthetic fiber spheres. With loading rates of 40+ gpm/sq. ft., the filter requires 20 percent of the space for sand filters. Applications include tertiary wastewater, pre-filtration to RO systems, water reuse (Title 22), CSO and many industrial process applications. 205/655-7466;

  Sherwin-Williams Co.

Dura-Plate 301, a solvent-free, surface and humidity tolerant two-pack modified epoxy from Sherwin-Williams Co., can be applied over damp steel surfaces without dew point restrictions in treatment facilities with pipe galleries. It protects sweating pipes from corrosion, and also eliminates odor associated with coatings that contain high levels of solvent. It is suitable for marginal surface preparation, which prevents damage to equipment such as treatment pumps and motors that can be affected by abrasive blasting. 800/524-5979;

  Siemens Water Technologies

The OSEC B-Pak system from Siemens Water Technologies is a fully automated, pre-packaged on-site hypochlorite system designed for fast and economical installation, safe operation and easy maintenance. It is now available in capacities from 65 to 260 lb/day, as well as higher capacity units up to 1,500 pounds of equivalent chlorine per day. It generates a 0.8 percent sodium hypochlorite solution through the electrolysis of brine, consuming only water, salt and electricity. By producing hypochlorite on site and on demand, it eliminates concerns associated with transportation and storage of liquefied chlorine gas or commercial sodium hypochlorite solutions, and makes it ideal for any application requiring chlorination. 866/926-8420;

  Singer Valve

The ZS Strainer from Singer Valve is designed to protect control valves and pipelines from foreign matter such as twigs, leaves and rocks that get caught in the flow and can cause blocks or equipment failure. It has a Z-plate design that provides a smooth laminar flow, which reduces downstream disturbance, making it ideal for locations ahead of automatic control valves. The corrosion-resistant 316 stainless steel screen allows for a large flow area and is easily removed. There are two body taps that allow for differential pressure measurement. It is available in 3-, 4-, 6- and 8-inch pipes sizes, 150-pound or 300-pound flanged. 604/594-5404;

  Spencer Turbine Company

The AyrJet Series of high-speed turbo blowers from Spencer Turbine Company provide energy-efficient water and wastewater treatment aeration, with flows to 9,000 cfm and pressures up to 16 psig. They feature magnetic bearing technology, with best-in-industry wire-to-air efficiencies. This technology offers high thrust load capability and lower starting torque than air-foil bearings. Built-in monitoring and managing of the shaft position provides inherent fail-safe protection. It has a programmable logic controller, operator interface terminal, and flow-based, pressure-based or level-based control. Systems are prewired and pretested with built-in inlet filtration, oil-free air delivery and a sound-reducing enclosure. 800/232-4321;

  Sper Scientific

The AquaShock waterproof and shockproof water-quality meter from Sper Scientific is rechargeable, and floats if dropped in water. It is IP67 waterproof, and features waterproof probe attachment points that also accept standard (non-waterproof) BNC probes. They have a “soft-grip” surface to help prevent accidental drops, making them ideal for field use. Other features include a backlit LCD display, 99-memory review, min/max/ave, internal clock and calendar, auto-ranging and ATC. Models are available to measure dissolved oxygen, pH, mV, ORP, conductivity, TDS and temperature. 480/348-0278;


The fiberglass (FRP) COMPOSOLITE building panel system from Strongwell is a strong, lightweight, corrosion-resistant and easy-to-install alternative to traditional corrugated baffle wall systems. The design provides the ability to increase column spacing. For retrofits, panels can be mounted to existing columns or attached to H-beams or concrete walls for durability and cost effectiveness. It can be used in conjunction with EXTREN structural shapes to form an all-FRP composite system (except for the stainless steel fasteners). 276/645-8000;

  Sulzer Pumps

The ABS Turbocompressor HST 20 from Sulzer Pumps is a direct-drive high-speed turbocompressor with built-in inlet and outlet air silencers (less than 70 dBA). It features wire-to-air efficiency (advanced permanent magnet motors and digitally controlled magnetic bearings), an intuitive human-machine interface (HMI), advanced magnetic bearings and bearing control coupled with a self-diagnostic control system which optimizes performance and overall lower operating cost. 503/205-3600;

  Swan Analytical USA

Codes II Series analyzers from Swan Analytical USA continuously monitor chlorine residuals accurately and reliably, with the capability to control the process. They can monitor sample flow, reagent status, validation of results and parameter value for remote monitoring. An optional integrated cleaning module reduces manpower to maintain the analyzers, reducing bio-fouling and scaling. 847/229-1290;

  Tank Connection Affiliate Group

RTP Bolted Tanks from Tank Connection Affiliate Group combine bolted and field-welded tank construction in the RTP (rolled, tapered panel) tank design. Bolted RTP construction features exact manufacturing tolerances with sidewall thickness up to 1/2-inch plate. No external reinforcement webbies/web stiffeners are required on this design. Field construction is accomplished utilizing a synchronized, hydraulic screw jack process, which keeps field crews on the ground. This field construction process receives the highest industry ratings for quality control and safety in the field. Tanks are available in sizes up to 8 million gallons. 620/423-3010;

  Thermo Fisher Scientific

The AquaPro multi-input process analyzer from Thermo Fisher Scientific is an intelligent, flexible analysis platform for a wide range of water and wastewater treatment applications. Displaying the status of up to four measurement parameters simultaneously, a complete picture of process status can be displayed on a single instrument due to the analyzer’s multi-channel capability, reducing the number of meters required, as well as installation and maintenance time. Its user-friendly interface and easy-to-use menus in seven languages enable simple, intuitive operation. Its plug-and-play architecture simplifies the addition of new features and parameters, allowing you to configure the exact analyzer for your needs. 800/225-1480;

  Thern Inc.

Models 5PA5 (500-pound capacity) and 5PA10 (1,000-pound capacity) Ensign Series davit cranes from Thern Inc. were designed for the water/wastewater industry.  They feature a hook height and reach suitable to wastewater applications, along with a new boom adjustment system and reduced rotational effort, which is ideally suited for servicing pumps and mixers. 800/843-7648;

  Tonka Water

The Pur-IX system from Tonka Water provides an ion exchange solution for potable water systems, and incorporates a series of ion exchange vessels, which are continuously cycled through water treatment and regeneration modes with a multi-port valve. The system provides cost-effective results for hardness removal, and treating nitrates, organics, color, uranium, sulfates and other compounds. Benefits include reduced brine usage and waste volumes, a simple design, continuous regeneration and compact footprint. 763/559-2837;

  Trihedral Engineering Limited

VTScada Version 11 from Trihedral Engineering Limited features open connectivity that supports all major PLCs or RTUs, and can replace polling with Master PLCs. One file installs all the components, and its server architecture offers no-compromise load balancing and failover using fewer computers. Application version control permits instant recovery from unexpected effects of configuration. The new lift station optimization features coordinate collections operations to reduce energy costs, increase response time and reduce surges. 800/463-2783;

  Ultraflote Corporation

The Ultradome roof from the Ultraflote Corporation is a fully triangulated, spherical, space-frame structure designed to be self-supporting from its periphery with primary horizontal thrust contained by an integral tension ring. The framework is covered with attractive non-corrugated aluminum panels. It is virtually maintenance-free, as the aluminum alloys utilized are weather resistant and do not require coating. 713/461-2100;

  USA Tank

Flat panel bolted tanks from USA Tank offer outstanding performance, reliability and ease of installation. Their flat seam, field-assembled design eliminates leaky flange connections and lap gaskets in liquid tank applications. Using the latest sealant to replace all strip gaskets dramatically reduces the possibility of bolted panel seam leaks. Tanks are erected from ground level with a jacking system, improving safety at the construction site. 866/700-2500;

  Van London – pHoenix Co.

The OD8325 optical dissolved oxygen probe from Van London – pHoenix Co. is a submersible probe designed to measure dissolved oxygen based on fluorescent technology. It consists of an optical device complete of fluorescent material, a dissolved oxygen and temperature-measuring circuit, two-wire 4-20 mA analog output, RS 485 digital output and nozzle for autoclean by external pressure air. The probe can be connected to a PLC or data logger without using amplifiers or other devices, and can be connected to any controller to power the probe. Applications include water quality monitoring, municipal and water treatment and aquaculture. 800/522-7920;


IQ Series pumps from Vogelsang eliminate 50 percent of the parts that make up a typical rotary lobe pump wet-end. This means real cost-savings in terms of spare parts cost, as well as associated labor. It also features an advanced flow-path design that improves flow and solids handling. The integrated flange design allows a flange to be used in a 90-degree or gooseneck arrangement, keeping the pump flooded to maintain prime and extended dry running. The flange arrangement is also very narrow. It delivers pulsation-free flow, low shear and high solids handling. 800/984-9400;

  WEG Electric Corp.

The W22 electric motor from WEG Electric Corp. was designed to maximize performance and energy savings. It features an optimized cooling system, large and accessible terminal box, a bearing seal system, low vibration levels and a 1.25 service factor. 800/275-4934;


Pre-configured wireless enclosures from Weidmuller feature NEMA 4X outdoor-rated stainless steel or plastic enclosures with either WiFi or radio frequency transmitters/receivers. The WiFi solution features a Weidmuller wireless Ethernet (WiFi) 2.4 Ghz modem, which can function as an access point, bridge, client or router. The radio frequency solution can transmit and receive two digital and one analog signal over a range of several miles. The two preassembled plastic enclosures each house a matched transmitter and receiver. They are pre-installed with a power supply, circuit protection, surge protection, terminal blocks, ground blocks, antenna, antenna connection cables and network and power connections. 800/849-9343;


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