According to the 2019 State of the Water Works Industry (SOTWI) survey, the number-one concern among waterworks professionals was renewal and replacement of aging water and wastewater infrastructure, which has been a consistent area of concern over the past few years within the waterworks sector.
After World War II, when the economy tanked, the drill was to freeze hiring, maybe weed out a few, freeze all investments, cut all discretionary expenses and try not to cave on declining incentive pay that is de facto salary. Basically, wait out the recession, then get back to growing with the U.S. economy; your industry; and/or the inflation in your product lines.
Roswell, Georgia-based Kloeckner Metals Corp., one of the largest steel and metal service centers in North America, announced the promotion of Andrea Moseley to chief financial officer, effective April 1.
A. O. Smith recently announced Chairman AJITA RAJENDRA is retiring effective May 1. The company’s board of directors elected KEVIN WHEELER as chaiman of the Milwaukee-based water technology company effective upon Rajendra’s retirement.
ASA is an invaluable association that not only serves as a first-rate platform for industry networking, but also prioritizes the needs of the industry, including education, business intelligence and advocacy.
Individuals in nine vital job-function categories meeting virtually once a month to discuss common challenges and provide practical solutions.
May 12, 2020
Based on a proven facilitation concept, ASA has formed nine CONNECT communities to give professionals in vital job functions an ability to meet virtually over the web on a monthly basis to discuss common challenges and provide practical solutions.
The DXV AT200 LS SpaLet bidet toilet features adjustable automated functions, such as flush settings with delay options from 2 to 15 seconds, self-cleaning nozzles and a heated seat with six temperature options.
The Sanibest Pro is a new 1-HP upflush grinder system that operates at 3,600 RPM and features a steel blade rotating against a stationary, perforated base plate so waste is quickly and easily dispersed through the base plate’s holes before being pumped into the 3/4” discharge line, the company says.
Milwaukee Tool’s M18 FORCE LOGIC press tool delivers 20% more run time per charge, 10% faster cycle time and the single longest calibration interval in the industry at 50,000 cycles, maximizing productivity, the company states.
Parker HVAC Filtration announces its new QuadSEAL 4” MERV14-rated filter designed specifically for commercial HVAC applications, The filter helps building owners earn point toward LEED green building certification.
Warren Controls announces its new ARIA series electrically actuated modulating globe control valves, which are ideally suited for challenging, modulating, industrial processes that require electric actuation with the actuation speed and reliability of pneumatics, Warren explains.
Upgrades have been added to Electric Eel’s Ace inspection camera, including a battery cradle installed on the hub of the reel that will accept a Milwaukee M18 or equivalent battery (battery not included).
NoSweat has created the first disposable performance liners specifically for hard hats that absorb sweat instantly while preventing odors, stains, acne and the constant need to stop and wipe up sweat with a towel or shirt sleeve.
Check out the July issue of Supply House Times featuring the 2020 Supply House Times showroom of the year: Republic Plumbing Supply. Other features include GPS Tracking and Fleet Management, Bath & Kitchen Trends, and much more!