Taco president and CEO
John Hazen White Jr. (r) with Wil VandeWiel president and
COO of Taco
Taco to move into plumbing, VRF and
Corporate restructuring signals growth and diversification.
Taco, Inc. has announced a reorganization of the company and
its marketing direction in order to facilitate entry into
plumbing, VRF and geothermal markets. In addition, it will
expand its OEM and overseas businesses, and enter the
hospitality market. The company intends to leverage its
95-year experience in hydronic heating and cooling as it
branches out from the HVAC industry into those vertical
Cedar Rapids Winsupply opens to serve plumbing customers
in eastern Iowa.
Cedar Rapids Winsupply has opened in Iowa to provide
plumbing contractors in Cedar Rapids and the surrounding
area with an inventory of high quality plumbing
products, supplies and services.
Community Leaders Celebrate
at Uponor Groundbreaking Ceremony for $18M Expansion.
Uponor North America (Uponor) held an official
groundbreaking ceremony to commemorate the company’s
seventh expansion in the greater Twin Cities area. <<read
Plumbing looking to hire 40 new workers.
Thanks to continued business growth, Mansfield
Plumbing is currently looking to hire 40 new full-time
employees. "We're fortunate that we continue to
add production volume and new equipment to our
operations to meet the demands of our customers," says
Paul Stover, vice president of manufacturing at
Pumps announces major expansion for 2015.
Liberty Pumps, a manufacturer of sump, sewage and
wastewater pumps is undergoing a major expansion of its
facilities. The construction, which doubles the size of
the current facility, will occur in three phases over
the course of 2015. In total, the expansion will add
over 123,000 sq. ft. to the corporate operation in
upstate New York.
New Graphical Controller Helps Grundfos Hydro MPC BoosterpaQ
Meet Fluctuating Demand.
The Grundfos Hydro MPC BoosterpaQ® is a fully-integrated and
compact pressure-boosting system that offers multiple
configurations – with up to six pumps in parallel – to
accommodate water supply systems, as well as industrial and
The new CU 352 intuitive graphical interface controller
makes the system user-friendly, while ensuring efficient
operation. Using actual pump-curve data, the intelligent CU
352 controller helps to optimize energy consumption by
controlling/staging the number of pumps in operation, as
well as the speed of the individual pumps, in order to
continually adjust the performance of the system to
variations in demand.