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Treatment system profiles

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Smith & Loveless has published Industrial Treatment System Profiles, a collection of case studies and application profiles reviewing a variety of the company's industrial wastewater treatment plant system installations. Each full-color profile within the collection contains project background information, technical data, and equipment/installation photographs, which offer a comprehensive overview of the project. Profiles are included for a range of industrial applications and equipment, including the Fast® Wastewater Treatment Line, the Model R Oxigest® and Addigest® Wastewater Treatment Systems, Clar-I-Vator® Solids Contact Clarifiers and associated pumping equipment.

Smith & Loveless Inc.
Lenexa, KS
Tel: 913-888-2173
Web: www.smithandloveless.com

Calibration catalog

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TTI has released a new Calibration Catalog detailing the company's line of temperature, pressure and signal calibrators. The catalog promotes the expanded services offered by TTI's calibration laboratory. The 94-page catalog includes many brand-new or redesigned calibration products. The company is the exclusive distributor for calibration products manufactured by Tek Know, Eurotron, Si Pressure Instruments, and IsoTech -- and also carries calibration products from Martel and Hathaway. Among the many new products in TTI's new calibration catalog is Si Pressure's PC6-B Pressure Calibrator.

TTI, Inc.
Williston, VT
Tel: 800-235-8367
Web: www.ttiglobal.com

Metering pumps

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Micropump® now offers its new Integral Series® product catalog, featuring comprehensive information on the product line, which combines a pumphead, brushless DC motor and electronic controller into one complete package. In a quick reference format, the catalog describes the company's patented technology and offers illustrations for clarification. The catalog also provides dimensional drawings of each product, along with pump performance specifications, available materials of construction and optional configurations.

Micropump Inc.
Vancouver, WA
Tel: 360-253-2008
Web: www.micropump.com

Recycling system CD

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To foster in-depth understanding of the new WasteWizard® and MiniWizard™ industrial fluid recycling systems, Osmonics has released an interactive WasteWizard Series CD-ROM. This resource provides information about applications of the new products, describes their mechanics and specifications, teaches users about chemical compatibility of the fluids they would like to recycle and generates cost-savings estimates. The WasteWizard Series systems were developed to meet the growing need to purify and recycle spent industrial fluids. These systems employ a new filtration technology for recycling aqueous cleaner baths, mass-finishing compounds, mop water and other water-based industrial fluids in nearly any size metalworking and parts repair operation.

Osmonics Inc.
Minnetonka, MN
Tel: 800-848-1750
Web: www.wastewizard.com

Power control systems

ASIRobicon, a maker of power control systems and variable speed drives, has released a brochure detailing its customer service and support programs. These comprehensive programs are focused on eight different areas including Around the Clock Field Service Support; Preventative Maintenance; Product Refurbishment; Training; After-Market Spare Parts; Upgrades; Repairs & Exchanges; and Specialty Services. The company's Preventative Maintenance program is designed to maximize the life of ASIRobicon's products, while its Product Refurbishment program restores older systems to peak performance. Customer training, on- or off-site, enables customers to operate their equipment for best performance and carry out maintenance and repairs. Specialty services include harmonic analysis studies, power quality studies, electrical system application, and remote diagnostics.

ASIRobicon
New Kensington, PA
Tel: 724-339-9500
Web: www.asirobicon.com

Valve selection guide

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Red Valve's new Valve Selection Guide for Wastewater Treatment takes readers through all stages of the wastewater treatment process and shows how the company can provide solutions, from influent flow through effluent discharge. A detailed layout of a typical plant illustrates the ideal use of the company's products at each treatment stage. The most recent applications of Red Valve products in wastewater treatment are depicted with large, colorful pictures.

Red Valve Inc.
Pittsburgh, PA
Tel: 412-279-0044
Web: www.redvalve.com

Pump brochure

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Flowserve Pump Division has published a new full-color bulletin which describes its Mark III In-Line Chemical Process Pump. With exclusive design features, this space-saving pump offers improved pump reliability and extended mean time between planned maintenance (MTBPM). According to the brochure, the pump is designed with the unique SealSentry™ seal chambers including models with flow modifiers which redirect flow from circumferential to axial. This unique seal technology is self-flushing, self-venting and self-draining. Seal life is extended by this superior purging of heat, solids and vapors.

Flowserve Corp.
Dayton, OH
Tel: 800-728-7867
Web: www.flowserve.com

Valve CD catalog

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A new CD from Plast-O-Matic Valves features a complete product catalog, CAD files, product video, installation instructions and a special "Plastic Valves 101" tech guide with info on materials, valve function, piping systems, and a working flow rate calculator.

Plast-O-Matic Valves Inc.
Cedar Grove, NJ
Tel: 973-256-3000
Web: www.plastomatic.com

Electric motors, drives

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Baldor Electric offers Version 8.0 of its interactive Electronic Catalog on CD. Users are able to access a variety of technical information on over 6,500 different Baldor motors and drives. Product information includes nameplate data, dimension drawings, performance and test data, replacement parts and installation and operating manuals. An interactive search function allows users to find specific motors and drives with limited information.

Baldor Electric Co.
Fort Smith, AR
Tel: 501-646-4711
Web: www.baldor.com

Metering pumps

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Seepex offers a brochure describing pumps that are available in corrosion resistant materials and designed for metering aggressive chemicals such as sodium hypochlorite, ferric chloride and strong acids and bases. Pump bodies are stainless steel or HDPE with titanium rotating parts and internal or external seals. All have NPT connections. Flanged metal connections are also available, and can be coated, internally and externally, with Halar®. The pumps handle flows to 2000 gpm and pressures to 700 psi. Pumps and repair parts are stocked.

seepex, Inc.
Enon, OH
Tel: 937-864-7150
Web: www.seepex.com

Pipe couplings, fittings

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A new brochure from Anvil International covers a selection of AWWA couplings, flanges and fittings in 3 in. through 24 in. sizes with operating pressures as high as 500 psig. The heart of the Gruvlok® system is the Figure 7901 AWWA coupling. For most size connections, just two bolts are needed to assemble each joint. The coupling housings are cast ductile iron per ASTM A536 and are coated inside and out with a rust-inhibiting, lead-free paint. Couplings are provided with oval neck track bolts and heavy hex nuts which are zinc electroplated standard.

Anvil International
Portsmouth, NH
Tel: 603-422-8000
Web: www.anvilintl.com

Piping systems

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Victaulic offers a new general catalog for its mechanical piping systems. Covered are its grooved-end piping system, including IPS carbon steel couplings, fittings, valves, accessories and hole-cut products; IPS carbon steel plain-end system; IPS stainless steel grooved and Pressfit® systems; IPS HDPE plastic plain-end system; CTS copper tubing and AWWA ductile iron grooved systems; large-diameter piping solutions; Aquamine PVC piping system; gasket selection data; and pipe preparation. The 162-page publication also provides information on value-added services, software programs, and global acceptances and approvals.

Victaulic Inc.
Lehigh Valley, PA
Tel: 800-742-5842
Web: www.victaulic.com

Pipeline repair

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Futura Coatings' Protec and Futura-Thane family of pipeline coatings and linings are detailed in a new brochure. The urethane elastomer coatings provide hydraulic stability, resistance to chemicals and resist cathodic dispondment. They can be used on both pipe interiors and exteriors and may be spray-applied in the shop or field. They bond to a variety of substrates including foam-insulated pipes, ductile iron and concrete. They are 100% solids, rapid-cure formatted and VOC compliant.

Futura Coatings Inc.
St. Louis, MO
Tel: 314-521-4000

Submersible transducers

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A new data sheet on the submersible Series 500 KPSI™ transducers with SDI-12 (serial data interface at 1200 baud) is now available from Pressure Systems Inc. The four-page sheet outlines the interface, which is designed for interfacing data recorders with microprocessor-based sensors. The sheet provides specific applications, including remote environmental monitoring applications that require low power and can be battery-powered with minimal current drain such as well level, groundwater and surface water monitoring.

Pressure Systems Inc.
Hampton, VA
Tel: 800-328-3665
Web: www.pressuresystems.com/500.html

Filtration systems

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Freedom Plastics offers a six-page brochure on its fluid filtration systems. The company offers filtration housings in PVC, CPVC and PP. It also offers basket filtration systems, in-line strainers, duplex or multi-plex systems and cartridge filtration systems. Filter bags, thermoplastic baskets, hardware kits, cartridge filters and filter stands are also featured.

Freedom Plastics Inc.
Janesville, WI
Tel: 800-356-9432
Web: www.freedomplastics.com

Pipe, metering equipment

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Ford Meter Box offers a four-page flier on its pipe and metering products. The publication provides a brief description of the company's line of Series 1500 retainer glands, plastic pit setters, service saddles, yoke boxes, flex couplings, curb boxes, ball valves, meter boxes, repair clamps and pipe restraints. Also listed are compression fittings and corporation stops. Typical applications are discussed.

Ford Meter Box Co.
Wabash, IN
Tel: 260-563-3171
Web: www.fordmeterbox.com

PE pipe fusion

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McElroy Manufacturing has released the latest version of its award winning fusion catalog and reference guide covering the latest innovations in joining polyethylene pipe. The guide has been updated from cover to cover and presents in detail the company's entire product line including the newly expanded line of TracStar™ machines. The 160-page, full-color guide also includes a reference section with helpful information such as machine specific cylinder force selection guides, various reference charts, and fusion pressure calculation instructions.

McElroy Manufacturing
Tulsa, OK
Tel: 918-836-8611
Web: www.mcelroymfg.com/catalog

Monitoring, control devices

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Time Mark Corp. offers a Short Form catalog featuring the company's monitoring equipment. Included are brief descriptions of the equipment and their applications. The company's pump and liquid level controls protect submersible pumps and provide liquid level control of pumping systems. Its 3-Phase Monitors continuously monitor for phase loss, phase reversal, low voltage and, on select models, over voltage. Its Voltage & Frequency Monitors detect voltage levels above or below the selected set point.

Time Mark Corp.
Tulsa, OK
Tel: 800-862-2875
Web: www.time-mark.com

Fluid flow software

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ABZ Inc has published a brochure that describes computer software which implements common techniques for macroscopic fluid flow calculations. The brochure discusses the company's Design Flow Solutions software package, which includes standard and professional versions, as well as its DesigNet version for network analysis. The brochure also covers maintenance agreements and consulting services that are available. It includes a FAQ, price list and order form.

ABZ Inc.
Chantilly, VA
Tel: 703-631-7401
Web: www.abzinc.com

Plastic pumps

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Vanton has published a new catalog sheet describing its line of nonmetallic self-priming horizontal centrifugal pumps. All fluid contact components are made of polypropylene or polyvinylidene fluoride. Catalog CGP-11.50 provides detailed specifications, critical dimensions, performance curves and application data on these pumps, which are designed for handling of corrosive, abrasive, hazardous and aggressive fluids.

Vanton Pump & Equipment Corp.
Hillside, NJ
Tel: 908-688-4216
Web: www.vanton.com

Trash pumps

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The new, patented X-Peller™ mono-port impeller by Smith & Loveless effectively expels high volumes of stringy materials, rags and other clogging agents found in high trash volume applications. Factsheet 611, Plan For X-treme Pumping Applications with the X-Peller™, highlights how this field-tested pumping breakthrough solves pump operators' headaches and defines its application in new pump station installations.

Smith & Loveless Inc.
Lenexa, KS
Tel: 913-888-520
Web: www.smithandloveless.com

Sealless pumps

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Magnatex® Pumps is offering a new CD Product Guide to its full line of metallic and Texel® fluoropolymer-lined magnetically driven, sealless pumps. The interactive CD provides a brief history of the company, in addition to technical information on the complete line of pumps, including: performance ranges, specifications and materials of construction. Differentiating product features are outlined along with key performance advantages that offer significant benefits to end-users. Liner molding processes for Texel® pumps and special testing parameters for Magnatex® pumps are also covered.

Magnatex® Pumps, Inc.
Houston, TX
Tel: 713-972-8666
Web: www.magnatexpumps.com

Access doors

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The Bilco Company has introduced its new catalog for 2003. The 32 page catalog provides detailed information on the company's extensive line of specialty access products. The catalog includes photographs, cross-sectional details, easy-to-use product selection charts and guide specifications for the company's full line of floor, vault and sidewalk doors; and its LadderUP® Safety Posts for use on fixed ladders under access hatches.

Bilco Co.
New Haven, CT
Tel: 203-934-6363
Web: www.bilco.com

Hydraulic data

Flowserve has published a revised edition of its Cameron Hydraulic Data book. An aid to engineers involved with the specification, selection and application of pumping equipment, the data book is a comprehensive reference too covering: hydraulic principles; formulas and equivalents; friction data; liquids data; steam data; electrical data; pipe flanges and flange fittings; and metric conversions and miscellaneous information.

Flowserve Corp.
Dayton, OH
Tel: 937-890-5311
Web: www.cameronbook.com

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