Product Showcase

Jan. 1, 2008
The first in a new series of chemical analyzers from ABB, the Navigator 600 Silica analyzer uses a fourth of the reagents consumed by units from other manufacturers.

Silica monitoring

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The first in a new series of chemical analyzers from ABB, the Navigator 600 Silica analyzer uses a fourth of the reagents consumed by units from other manufacturers. Capabilities for remote management and automatic calibration and cleaning allow three months of unattended operation. Designed for the power generation industry and other large-scale steam and water dependent industrial applications, the unit provides accurate monitoring of silica concentrations from 0-5000 ppb. ABB Instrumentation, Warminster, PA, 215-674-6580,

UV 254nm organic monitor

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The new Real UVT Online monitor with exclusive Ortho-Beam technology is the world’s most advanced, affordable continuous UV 254nm online organics monitor. The technology solves inherent problems with conventional online UV 254nm testing monitors in that it’s able to provide automatic calibration and compensation of fouling, improving accuracy and reducing maintenance. It offers instantaneous water quality data vital for several of the most common water and wastewater treatment applications such as chlorination, coagulation, activated carbon filtration, UV disinfection, pollution monitoring and more. Real Tech Inc., Whitby, ON, Canada, 877-779-2888,


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Vactor’s new HXX Prodigy, offspring of the HXX HydroExcavator, uses vacuum excavation methods to perform non-destructive digging. The new truck is more compact and available at a lower price point. The system uses hydro-excavation, blasting away soil with jets of 10 to 20 gallons of water per minute, at rates from 1,500-2,500 psi, depending on the pump selection, pressure adjustment and nozzle tip configuration. Vactor Manufacturing, Streator, IL, 800-627-3171,

Ozone dosing system

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Pacific Ozone’s IOCS Series of integrated ozone contacting systems has been transformed by the addition of feed forward control for a new ozone dosing system for bottled water filling applications with excellent control, precision and ease of use. It incorporate all four critical elements of ozone – feed gas preparation, ozone generation, mass transfer, and complete process control – in a single stainless steel-clad skid. Pacific Ozone Technology, Benicia, CA, 707-747-9600,

BOD detection

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The new Hach LBOD IntelliCAL™ Probe is designed for measuring dissolved oxygen in biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) applications. The probe features an active stirrer for measuring BOD. The only BOD system available using the LDO® technology, the new probe complies with requirements of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency-based BOD5 and CBOD testing. Hach Co., Loveland, CO, 800-227-4224,

Custom pressure vessels

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South Gate Engineering announces its “Design to Delivery” capability to fabricate custom ASME-coded pressure vessels for water and wastewater treatment applications. With over 27 years of experience, its selection of vessels includes: air receivers, blowdown/expansion tanks, deaerators, degasifiers, heat exchangers, hot water generators, hot water storage – custom and standard, surge tanks, hydropneumatic tanks, ion exchangers, filters, softeners and petroleum refinery separation, conversion and treatment. South Gate Engineering, Chino, CA, 909-628-2779,

Chemical injection pump

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Watson-Marlow Bredel offers the rugged 520RE peristaltic pump for chemical injection applications. Capable of accurate metering, dosing and transferring of harsh chemicals, the pump has the reliability and functionality of 520 metering pumps with expanded pressure capability. It features LoadSure® elements that offer flows from 5 gph at 30 psi to 7 gph at 100 psi. As with all 520, 620, and 720 series peristaltic pumps, this unit comes with a standard five-year warranty. Watson-Marlow Bredel Inc., Wilmington, MA, 800-928-7786,


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Engineers tracking temperature conditions affecting water quality now have the convenience of both real-time data and ability to download data for further analysis with the redesigned Dickson Graph-at-a-Glance flat panel temperature and humidity dataloggers. Including the FT300, FT320 and FT325 units, these paperless chart recorders provide a digital graph enabling quality managers to immediately visualize environmental trends that have potentially affected water quality. Dickson Co., Addison, IL, 800-757-3747,

Wastewater report creator

ATL’s Sample Master® Pro Laboratory Information Management System (LIMS) with a Discharge Monitoring Report (DMR) Creator allows clients to configure automatic time-based reporting of validated samples based on user defined criteria as required by the NPDES/State Disposal System (SDS) permit for wastewater treatment systems. It allows users to rapidly generate the NPDES DMR form from data already stored in the LIMS and exported from this unit. It includes functions to collect and collate all data associated with the NPDES permit number into a final report format ready to send via automated reporting. Accelerated Technology Laboratories Inc., West End, NC, 800-565-5467,