Pentair has been named a 2017 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year — Sustained Excellence award winner. Pentair has been an ENERGY STAR partner since 2013, and is being honored for its leadership in manufacturing ENERGY STAR certified pool pumps. “We are proud to earn our fourth consecutive Partner of
The National Plasterers Council’s scholarship committee has awarded 10 scholarships, worth a total of $10,500. The Rey Perales Memorial Scholarship is given to the children of NPC members and their employees. The scholarship is determined based on academic achievement, an essay and letters of reference. This year applicants submitted a
The INO Weather Pro handheld weather-monitoring device detects the distance of cloud-to-ground lighting strikes up to 40 miles. It also displays temperature, atmospheric pressure and humidity. The display dashboard is customizable so users can view information important to them. “Though most lightning detection technology relies on national weather data feeds
Zodiac Pool Systems has introduced the Polaris PB4SQ booster pump. The Trade Series Exclusive pump is designed to power pressure cleaners and offers a 30-percent reduction in energy usage compared to the Polaris PB4-60 booster pump. It has a Totally Enclosed Fan Cooled motor, which helps reduce noise.
Hach’s new DPD Pro test strips are the first NSF Certified dip-and-read strips for public pools. The test results use the DPD method for Total Chlorine and Free Chlorine. In two minutes, users have results for seven key chemistries. “DPD Pro minimizes the number of steps required for testing and