New Literature

Feb. 1, 2013
Compilation of print and digital information resources for the municipal water and wastewater markets.

AWWA website

The American Water Works Association has updated its website. The enhanced design provides improved functionality for members members, customers and other visitors. Some of the updates include one-stop shopping for event registration, products and other purchases, an international event calendar, enhanced Journal AWWA and Opflow online publications, and easier access to knowledge about available volunteer opportunities. AWWA has made an FAQ page available to answer basic questions about the new website.

American Water Works Association

AODD pumps app

Sandpiper, a provider of Air Operated Double-Diaphragm (AODD) pumps, recently launched a mobile application specifically designed to support AODD pumps. The new mobile app can help users locate information related to a specific pump using My Pump Details. Users simply scan the QR code on the pump tag, check a box and hit send to immediately get access to spare parts and request quotations for a specific pump. The user can also view the spare parts installation video and service manual for a specific pump without searching through lists of information.

Sandpiper, a Warren Rupp brand

Enclosure guide

Pepperl+Fuchs has introduced the Systems & Solutions Enclosures Pocket Guide. This guide provides an overview of enclosure solutions for a variety of industries, including wastewater. Each enclosure solution also indicates relevant location classifications including Class I Div. 1, Class I Div. 2, Class I Div. 1 and 2, Class I and II Div. 1 and Ex II 2GD (GOST-ready).


Door systems

Universal Pultrusions has released a new product catalog that provides the information needed to select the right products for critical entrance applications that must withstand harsh conditions. This free catalog provides the latest information on the company's FRP industrial door systems consisting of doors, frames, vision lites and louvers. The catalog contains a product line brochure, order forms, architectural details, and product specifications including finish and color details. Readers will also find general information on warranties, handling standards and cleaning recommendations, along with a section dedicated to industry standardized tests that verify the doors' performance.

Universal Pultrusions LLC

Variable area flowmeters

ABB's Measurement Products' business announces publication of an eight-page leaflet on variable area flowmeters (rotameters). The leaflet explains their main benefits such as simplicity, cost effectiveness, flexibility, and reliability. According to the leaflet, these meters come pre-calibrated and are easy to install and maintain. They have long life expectancy and no upstream/downstream straight piping requirements. The leaflet notes that many have been operating in a variety of industries and on all kinds of fluids for 50 years or more. Covered are design details, corrosion resistance, safety considerations, and transmitter features. The leaflet notes typical industry applications for each family type.

ABB Measurement Products