MEPatWORK has announced that Michael T. McNeley will be leading the development for the company's new Customer Fulfillment division, which includes customer care, customer loyalty and customer retention. He has been charged with developing a customer service team to meet the ongoing needs of MEPatWORK's expanding customer base.
Nomaco K-Flex is the first to offer 3-Foot Self-Seal pipe insulation-a shorter length of standard elastomeric insulation tubing that is easier to handle and seal in hard-to-reach areas. Plus, the new size enhances safety on the jobsite by eliminating the need for over-reaching when installers are working on scaffolding or at high elevations.
Taco, Inc. has issued an updated version of its Twin Tee pipefitting brochure. The Taco Twin Tee is designed for use in Taco’s single pipe LoadMatchÒ system but also can be used in conventional primary-secondary two pipe hydronic systems. The new brochure contains new product graphics, information on new sizes and complete metric information.
The Viking Corp. announces the availability of a new cULus listed 4.9 K factor residential pendent sprinkler, the VK456. This latest addition to Viking’s Freedom® line offers flow and pressure characteristics at coverage areas up to 20 x 20 ft. and flow characteristics at 14 x 14 ft and 18 x 18 ft room sizes.
The CADDY® Swivel Loop Hanger 100 from ERICO® features a retained insert nut that helps the loop hanger and the insert nut stay together during transit. This cost-effective product saves time by eliminating the need to search the bottom of the box for loose insert nuts.
The new Andrea 10 from MTI Whirlpools is the latest in the company’s popular Andrea series of luxury baths. Like its predecessors, it features clean and sleek lines and a straightforward rectangular design. Created with total comfort in mind, the Andrea 10 offers a spacious interior, measuring 71-5/8" x 36" x 21-1/4" deep.
The Viking Group has announced the opening of a new Viking Fabrication Services facility in the Midwest region. This state-of-the-art facility is co-located with Viking SupplyNet’s Midwest regional headquarters in Columbus, OH.
Two California prisons are doing their part to conserve water by installing MICROPlumb® plumbing control systems from Sloan Valve Co. Facility operators at California State Prison-Corcoran in Corcoran and High Desert State Prison in Susanville also can use Palm Pilots to remotely turn on and off water flow to sinks, toilets and showers-either in individual cells or complete buildings-for maintenance/repair or security reasons.
Wolf Ridge opened in 1971 and the facility reports more than 15,000 students, teachers and parent chaperones from Minnesota, North Dakota and Wisconsin descend on its campus each school year. Facility owners desire for sustainable buildings marches forward in 2017 and commercial pump manufacturers are ready to provide intelligent, energy-saving units. Read more stories in February issue.