Why We Exist

by Bob Adams, President Our senior management group recently approved modifications to our Mission Statement and our statement of Core Values. These in no way indicate a substantive change in either. Rather, it is the next stage in our evolution, our journey, as we maintain a process of self-examination in our quest to better understand who we…

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In Memoriam

This spring, we initiated a memorial fund raiser in honor of four deceased employees who made significant contributions to our company’s growth and direction: The Trailblaze Challenge, a 26.3-mile one-day hike to benefit Make-a-Wish Alabama. It culminated in May with our 6-person team successfully completing the hike on two separate weekends, three people each day.  But…

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Custom RTUs vs. Packaged Controllers: 3 Important Questions

by Andrew Green As technology progresses, packaged pump systems and their corresponding remote terminal units (RTUs) are becoming ever more economical. In fact, the benefits of utilizing a single type of RTU/controller to monitor and control remote pump stations continue to rise. However, there are a few questions that should be asked before determining to…

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Piloting the Millennial Falcon: Thoughts on Hiring and Keeping Millennial Workers

by Molly Smith, Recruiter Mentioning the need to recruit Millennials is sometimes followed by dread – a certain hesitation or a moment of panic can occur. But this shouldn’t be the case. Since 2015, Millennials are the fastest growing workforce, and they are easily the most unique once hired. Who are these Millennials? Well, that…

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Using Automation to Improve Energy Efficiency

As a preview to a presentation being made at the MWEA (Mississippi Water Environment  Association) Annual Meeting by business development manager Andrew Green in June, we’re repeating a post written by Andrew in September 2017 on this subject. Learn how to figure ROI and Overall Equipment Effectiveness.  There’s money to be made in your plant. And it can be…

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