The top tools and equipment the industry has to offer will be on display at the 2014 Pumper & Cleaner Expo.
The Pumper & Cleaner Environmental Expo International will once again fill the Indiana Convention Center in February with an array of the newest and best products and services the gas, oil and mining support service industry has to offer.
To make sure you don’t miss out on any of the breakthrough industry offerings in Indianapolis, be sure to check out the interactive floor plan on the Expo website (www.pumpershow.com). Whether you’re a first-time visitor or long-time attendee, you’re guaranteed to bring home new product knowledge that will help build your business in the coming year.
Here’s a look at some of the products and services set to be highlighted this year.
Truck/Work Site Accessories, Tanks
Ground protection mats from AlturnaMATS protect turf/subsurface, while providing access for heavy equipment without a risk of getting stuck. They are sold throughout the world to a wide variety of industries, and provide a fast, effective way to build a temporary road that is durable enough to withstand the weight of very heavy equipment. They offer a cost-effective way for construction and septic companies to quickly prepare a site, complete the work and move on to the next project. They have a load rating of 120 tons. 888/544-6287; www.alturnamats.com; Booth #6229.
The new vacuum tank truck from Amthor International is a 2014 Ford F-550 with a 1,250-gallon, two-compartment aluminum portable restroom tank with a Masport HXL4 pump package. The body will include an aluminum foldup gate, D/S workstation, two tank-mounted toolboxes and an epoxy-lined waste compartment. 800/328-6633; www.amthorinternational.com; Booths #4327, #4331, #4332, #4335.
Atlanta Rubber & Hydraulics Inc.
Green and Black hose assemblies from Atlanta Rubber & Hydraulics Inc. are constructed with Kanaflex 300 EPDM all-weather hose. They are ideal for anyone working in the septic pumping industry. Custom assemblies are available in any size or length, and with any fittings needed by customers. Each fitting is attached with two bands. High-quality Kuriyama and Dixon fittings ranging from aluminum and stainless steel to polypropylene and nylon are mainly used. Assemblies are typically made with quick couplings, but other fittings are available upon request. 800/282-6272; www.atlantarubber.com; Booth #2442.
The VSFMT220SS 2-inch NPT stubby valve from Banjo Corp. features a 2-inch full port male adapter, 100 percent polytetrafluoroethylene ball seats, a compact design, Teflon TFE seals with no elastomers and a maximum pressure of 1,000 psi. 765/362-7367; www.banjocorp.com; Booth #1325.
The Super Mini Trailer from Benlee Inc. is an ideal replacement for roll-off trucks, as it is similar in length, and carries the exact same 20-, 30-, 40- or tall 50-yard box. It is maneuverable and able to fit into tight spots; has a large payload that follows federal/state laws; allows for higher fleet uptime; and costs less than a tractor. 734/722-8100; www.benlee.com; Booths #2343, #2344.
Containment Solutions Inc.
Flowtite watertight fiberglass water storage tanks from Containment Solutions Inc. allow a water storage system to be watertight between the access collar and the access riser. A watertight enclosure protecting an access opening is the only way to eliminate infiltration and exfiltration contamination, as the access opening is the most vulnerable entry point for contaminants into any water storage system. The system deserves to be watertight, not simply water resistant, and a tank with watertight access collars is an effective way to protect an investment.
877/274-8265; www.containmentsolutions.com; Booth #2460.
Crescent Tank Mfg.
The all-in-one rectangular vacuum tank from Crescent Tank Mfg. features a low-profile design with low center of gravity for hauling portable restrooms, additional water tanks and any other equipment needed for the job. Liquid waste is held inside the tank, along with a separate freshwater poly tank. The vacuum tank can be configured for volumes from 100 to 2,000 gallons. 585/657-4104; www.crescent-tank.com; Booths #1302, #1303.
The FXT50 Truck Vac from Ditch Witch is mounted directly to a truck’s frame rails, allowing the system to flex independently of the truck, promising stability and confidence. It can be mounted to the single-axle truck of the customer’s choosing, and can be customized with toolboxes and other support equipment (e.g. 1,020 cfm blower, 3,000 psi water system flowing 5 gpm.) It is quiet and offers quality filtration. 800/654-6481; www.ditchwitch.com; Booths #5214, #5216.
Dynamic Filtration Limited
ME-68K5-MC vacuum truck filters from Dynamic Filtration Limited are specifically developed to remove atmospheric dust from the air intake, protecting the blower from damaging particles. Features include metal end caps for extended durability and vulcanized two-part urethane end seals to provide a positive seal. Each unit comes with standard 10-micron polyester filter media, with additional media available upon request. They are ideal for use in general site clean up and hydroexcavation. 800/265-4544; www.dynamicfiltration.ca; Booth #6062.
Eldredge Equipment Services Inc.
The Depth Ray liquid level monitoring and control system from Eldredge Equipment Services Inc. can operate in vacuum or pressure, or in heavy material in mobile or stationary tanks. It contains no rods or floats, and is constructed of chemical-resistant components. It features a wireless remote, and optional controls for valves and alarms. Its operation is unaffected by most foam or density. It can be installed simply in any tank or container and exceeds DOT requirements. Several models and options are available. 800/220-2052; www.eldredgeequipment.com; Booth #2095.
Green Leaf Inc.
GatorLock Couplings from Green Leaf Inc. allow for the quick connect and disconnect of tanks, pumps, transfer lines and more. The locking mechanism reduces the possibility of unintentionally opening the cam levers, which could result in personal injury and costly spills. Polypropylene couplings are highly resistant to chemical solvents and environmental stress. The line includes 1/2- through 3-inch locking cams, as well as 1/2- through 4-inch nonlocking in Series A-F. The maximum operating pressures are 90 to 125 psi at 70 degrees F. 800/654-9808; www.grnleafinc.com; Booth #1238.
MRK6000 Series aluminum vacuum trailers from Imperial Industries come standard with a 6,000-gallon aluminum tank (6,300-gallon units are available). They feature full-length aluminum hose trays, external ribs, three topside 20-inch aluminum manways, a 12-inch primary with a 4-inch air line, a 4-inch intake and 6-inch discharge, LED running lights, a Henderson INTRAAX AAT 25K suspension, leveling height control, an air-ride suspension, Haldex slack adjusters and optional full-length catwalk with hand rails. 800/558-2945; www.imperialind.com; Booth #4020.
Infiltrator Systems Inc.
The IM-1530 large-capacity tank from Infiltrator Systems Inc. is lightweight, durable and watertight. It provides exceptional strength in a two-piece design, and enables a wide range of installation options, including shallow, multiple and serial-tank configurations. It also features integral heavy-duty lids that interconnect with the TW Riser System, structurally reinforced access ports, reinforced structural ribbing and fiberglass support posts to provide additional strength. No special installation, backfill or water-filling procedures are required. 800/221-4436; www.infiltratorsystems.com; Booth #5248.
Logan Clutch Corporation
The self-adjusting Bell Housing PTO Clutch from Logan Clutch Corporation is ideal for use in industrial waterblasting and vacuum excavation equipment. It replaces mechanical, hand lever-engaged PTOs with a fluid or air-actuated unit. Clutch engagement is smooth and consistent, eliminating the need for mechanical linkage, lever arms and yokes. Also, since it’s air or fluid activated, the clutch can be engaged with the push of a button from the control panel or cab. They are available with or without pilot bearings, for diesel and gas engines in the 60 to 1,600 hp range. 440/808-4258; www.loganclutch.com; Booth #1464.
Mid-State Tank Co. Inc.
A septic pumper truck with a 2,500-gallon, two-compartment aluminum tank mounted on a 2013 International chassis is an offering from Mid-State Tank Co. Inc. The 33,000-pound GVWR unit has an NVE 607 water-cooled pump and heated valves. Other aluminum and stainless steel pressure/vacuum tanks and options are available. 800/722-8384; www.midstatetank.com; Booths #6312, #6313, #6317.
Muncie Power Products Inc.
The CS24 from Muncie Power Products Inc. is a clutch shift PTO designed for Allison World and Caterpillar automatic transmissions. It is engaged by means of a solenoid-activated, wet clutch pack. The engagement solenoid is built into the PTO, and installation is simplified by the requirement of only one hose connection. It features four remote-mount output shaft options, rotatable direct mount flanges, is compatible with PTO shaft extensions and includes the Muncie output shaft brake. 800/367-7867; www.munciepower.com; Booth #2010.
The DOT 407 code hoist and door lift unit from Progress Tank features a 4,200-gallon aluminum tank equipped with a front hoist and full rear-opening door. It features a Robuschi 65 blower package. High-mount taillights offer improved visibility while providing less obstruction with equipment storage. The rear door is equipped with dual hydraulic cylinders, and a swing arm door prop has been added for safety. It is mounted on a Western Star 4700 tandem-axle chassis with 20,000-pound front axle and 46,000-pound rear end that offers a 450 hp Detroit Diesel engine combined with a Fuller eight-speed transmission. 800/558-9750; www.progresstank.com; Booth #6224.
Roth Global Plastics
The MultiTank from Roth Global Plastics can be used for water cistern, pump, holding, rainwater or as a septic tank. This is possible due to its construction with an inner layer of FDA-approved virgin HDPE, two inside layers of PE for improved stability, plus one outer layer of black and UV-stabilized PE. Features include CSA, NSF and IAPMO certification; a COEX-4 multilayer co-extrusion process; a low-profile design that leads to less digging and makes it easier to avoid a high-water table; lightweight construction; a multiport inlet/outlet; two 24-inch manways; a cylindrical shape that requires no water for backfill; a threaded riser system; and watertight seamless construction. 866/943-7256; www.rothmultitank.com; Booth #4124.
Scorpion Protective Coatings
The three-part polyurethane XO2 batch mix system from Scorpion Protective Coatings is a professional-grade liner that protects truck beds from abuse. This liner is virtually impenetrable and resists both moisture and rust. It is UV stable and will not fade. 765/653-1736; www.scorpioncoatings.com; Booth #1420.
Mobile hydraulic drive systems from STAC Inc. eliminate the need to use the drive shaft of the vac truck to power a blower or vacuum pump, which can sometimes be difficult due to tight space and angles. Benefits of a hydraulic system include safety, longevity, reduced downtime, added value and reduced maintenance. 800/334-7699; www.thermaflow.com; Booths #2457, #2458.
SVE Portable Roadway Systems Inc.
TRAKMATs from SVE Portable Roadway Systems Inc. are lightweight full-size ground protection mats. Their “Power Cylinder” surface creates superior traction, while allowing the mats to slide apart smoothly for easy loading/unloading. Hand cutouts are standard for safe lifting. Mats are available in Utility Black or Cool Green to prevent burnt grass. They come in several sizes to help work smarter and save money by reducing weather delays and protecting customers’ property from damage. 800/762-8267; www.mudtraks.com; Booth #6316.
Western Mule Cranes
Fold-A-Way Bumper Cranes from Western Mule Cranes allow the handling of heavy loads to become a one-person operation, completing the job faster and safer. It serves as a crane, bumper, hitch and winch. An optional MAN-LIFT attachment is available, which meets/exceeds OSHA and ANSI standards for confined-space rescue. With 15 models available and lifting capacities ranging from 750 to 2,500 pounds, a bumper crane is available to fit any application. The crane folds away into the bumper for convenient storage and easily folds out in seconds. 800/288-6853; www.westernmule.com; Booth #4339.
Mobile Rotary Lobe Pumps from Boerger LLC are self-priming, valveless, positive-displacement pumps used for rapid deployment of flood water, stormwater, domestic wastewater, industrial effluents and sludges, spill situations (oil, gasoline, diesel, etc.), digester and lagoon clean up. Twenty pump models in six series are offered with pulsation-free operation, fully reversible rotation, dry-run capabilities and flow rates up to 5,000 gpm. All wear parts can be easily replaced through the front cover, without the removal of pipe or drive systems. Suction and pressure hoses can be installed in minutes. 612/435-7300; www.boerger.com; Booth #2461.
CEI – Chandler Equipment Inc.
The manifold of the Jurop RVC360 side-mount vacuum pump from CEI – Chandler Equipment Inc. can be disassembled, cleaned and reinstalled with minimal time and without a gasket and/or seal kit. Inflow of air into the final filter design was restructured to allow for effective capture of debris. The backflow check valve was also redesigned to reduce if not eradicate replacement due to delaminating. It is ideal for applications requiring a vacuum pump, hi-vac tri-lobe blower or self-priming transfer pump. 800/342-0887; www.chandlerequipment.com; Booth #4234.
The 2 hp grinder pump from Champion Pump provides up to 133 feet total dynamic head and flows up to 42 gpm. It features a double-seal configuration with a seal-failure alarm option. The starting components are optional, eliminating the need for expensive control panels. Also available in a three-phase system, its quick-disconnect cord is readily available up to 50 feet, allowing it to be replaced without disturbing the wiring in the panel and conduit. It is offered as a packaged system complete with guide rails built to specifications. 800/659-4491; www.championpump.com; Booth #2377.
Fruitland Manufacturing is offering a biodegradable oil for use with all rotary vane pumps. It is both environmentally and user operator safe. Biodegradable oils help reduce emissions and are nontoxic. They are also cost-efficient. 800/663-9003; www.fruitland-manufacturing.com; Booth #6007.
Prime Aire Plus pumps from Gorman-Rupp employ the same Venturi/compressor priming system as the Prime Aire line, but feature increased head, flow and enhanced maintenance features. Models feature up to 8-inch flanged discharge sizes, provide flows up to 4,950 gpm, heads to 475 feet, and are suitable for both clear liquids and those containing large solids. They are available coupled to the latest EPA Tier compliant engines or premium efficiency electric motors. 419/755-1011; www.grpumps.com; Booth #1239.
The HDP-MC high-pressure pump from Hammelmann is a compact, direct-driven 1,500 hp unit available with pressures to 43,500 psi and flows exceeding 785 gpm. It is built to operate at the continuous maximum duty stated in the performance parameters, and deliver high fluid efficiency. A complete line of accessories and 3D tank cleaners is available. 800/783-4935; www.hammelmann.com; Booth #3109.
The versatile S4TLP from Hydra-Tech Pumps can fit into tight spaces or be flange-mounted on a tank to allow for direct loading or unloading of a variety of fluids. Able to run with a dedicated power source or using onboard truck hydraulics, it cuts the amount of time required to move large volumes of water. Constructed of aluminum or ductile iron, it turns hydraulic inputs of 5 to 10 gpm at up to 2,800 psi into outputs of up to 850 gpm. 570/645-3779; www.hydra-tech.com; Booth #1367.
The ProVore grinder pump from Liberty Pumps is designed for use in residential applications where the addition of a bathroom or other fixtures below sewer lines requires pumping. It features the same V-Slicecutter technology utilized in Omnivore series 2 hp grinder pumps. Powered by a 1 hp motor, it is designed to operate on a standard 115- or 230-volt circuit requiring a 20-amp breaker. No special wiring is needed. Compact factory-assembled systems are available in both simplex and duplex versions. 800/543-2550; www.libertypumps.com; Booth #2434.
The PM3000 liquid-cooled vacuum pump from Moro USA is capable of pumping nonvolatile liquids and sludge from long distances, with a suggested tank capacity of 3,000 to 6,000 gallons. It includes an integrated check valve, changeover valve, automatic oiling system, industrial-duty bearings, Viton seals and high-flow-rate, asbestos-free, spark-proof vanes. Its onboard liquid cooling system incorporates a forced circulation external water pump. It is capable of 43.5 psia and a continuous vacuum of 24 inches Hg, along with a flow rate of 1,000 cfm and 1,200 rpm rotating speed. It also features a 4-inch flange connection. 800/383-6304; www.morousa.com; Booth #3122.
National Vacuum Equipment Inc.
The Challenger tri-lobe blower from National Vacuum Equipment offers oil-free continuous-duty operation at maximum vacuum. Sizes range from 500 to 2,500 cfm, and are available in several package and drive configurations. Packages include custom-fit stainless steel silencers, a vacuum/pressure changeover valve, final filter, and sturdy mounting brackets. 800/253-5500; www.natvac.com; Booth #2201.
Pat’s Pump & Blower
The Myers D65-20 high-pressure reciprocating plunger pump, distributed by Pat’s Pump & Blower, is capable of 65 gpm at 2,000 psi, and is used in a variety of applications from fire-fighting units, to high-pressure washdown systems, to sewer cleaning and hydroexcavating. It is a safe, reliable workhorse pump. 800/359-7867; www.patspump.com; Booth #3012.
Surpresseur 4S Inc.
The BOLT and GO from Surpresseur 4S Inc. features a range of Robuschi RB-DV 28-inch HgV high-vacuum blowers from 500 to 2,600 cfm. It is a fully integrated enclosed bolt-and-go package with chassis mounting supports, inlet prefilter, nonreturn check valve, four-way P/V changeover valve, and discharge silencer. Its modular design is adaptable for a PTO right-angle gearbox, belt drive or hydraulic transmission. It has a stainless steel or galvanized acoustical enclosure that provides quiet (under 85 dBA) operation. External gauges make it quick and easy to monitor oil level sight, vacuum and pressure liquid filled gauges. 450/619-6363; www.surpresseur4S.com; Booth #1425.
Thompson Pump & Manufacturing Co.
The JSC Series solids-handling Enviroprime System pump from Thompson Pump & Manufacturing Co. features heavy-duty cast-iron construction and ability to dry-prime and reprime automatically. The portable pump ranges in size from 3 to 18 inches, is designed for high flows to 11,000 gpm, and has a maximum head to 330 feet. The end-suction centrifugal pump ends can handle solids up to 4 inches, and are available coupled to the latest environmentally compliant engines or premium-efficiency electric motors. 386/767-7310; www.thompsonpump.com;
The Patriot 300 from VARCo is a ballast-port-cooled, continuous-duty pump with over 300 cfm of vacuum. It features auto-lubed front bearings, an auto oiler, diesel flush port and an external oil tank for easy viewing of oil levels. 866/872-1224; www.varcopumper.com; Booth #5150.
The Torrent 200 self-rotating nozzle from NLB Corp. offers 3D cleaning action for totes, tanks and a variety of vessels. It is designed specifically for high-horsepower applications, and is rated for pressures up to 20,000 psi, with flow rates up to 200 gpm. It features two high-velocity water jets mounted on a rotating head. The jets spin vertically while the head spins horizontally, resulting in complete 3D coverage. It makes it unnecessary for workers to enter tanks during the cleaning process, enhancing worker safety and reducing the time needed to effectively clean the interior of vessels. 877/652-7796; www.nlbcorp.com; Booth #1257.
The BL SWIPER sewer nozzle from NozzTeq Inc. features stainless steel construction inside, with a green poly body outside. Inside the stainless steel tubes loop the water along air channels that increase airflow and jet stream length in the pipe. The design reduces the pressure at the truck and thus at the nozzle to reduce the amount of blown toilets with proper training and setup for 6- to 18-inch lines. It can create a Ventura Effect in pipes, sucking them dry by pushing the water through the channels in the nozzle. 866/620-5915; www.nozzteq.com; Booth #1250.
Sewer Equipment Co. of America
The Mongoose Model 184 jetter from Sewer Equipment Co. of America features a tubular steel frame, corrosion-resistant prepainted sub assemblies, state-of-the-art controls, a strong hose reel, a high-quality diesel engine and a run-dry pump. 800/323-1604; www.mongoosejetters.com; Booth #3127.
Shark Pressure Washers & Jetters
The SJPE-1500 from Shark Pressure Washers & Jetters is portabile, compact and features a detachable hose reel. Its retractable handle accomodates easy loading and unloading into vehicles, and allows for transport around work sites. Its Pulse Technology propels hose through the line and around tight curves to break through clogs. Rated at 1.7 gpm at 1,500 psi, it operates on 115-volt electricity and comes standard with a 35-foot power cord with GFCI. Designed for use in pipes less than 4 inches, it features a roll cage steel chassis, triplex pump and heavy-duty Baldor motor, and fits into tight work spaces with easy one-person operation. It is ETL safety certified. 800/771-1881; www.sharkpw.com; Booth #6324.
The Soil Surgeon X2 tool is designed to effectively clean manway storm drains and their filter separator screens. It fits any sewer combination truck equipped with a telescopic 6- or 8-inch boom, and has a 1-inch water connection. The operator controls water pressure and power with truck controls. Six jets are angled up and outward to dislodge caked solids from screens and filters. Bumpers on the bottom protect the jets. 949/363-1401; www.soilsurgeoninc.com; Booth #6231.
The Sabertooth automated tube lancing system from StoneAge Inc. is remotely operated, offering better visibility and increased safety by moving the operator away from the hoses. The self-contained dual-hose reel has up to 52 feet of usable stroke for cleaning tubes from 0.87 to 2 inches at up to 22,000 psi. It recognizes when a nozzle has reached a blockage and automatically retracts the hose slightly to keep the tool rotating, allowing the operator to clean continuously without binding. The positioner window has a large working area adjustable to 15 feet. It can be quickly dismantled to fit through 24-inch manways. 866/795-1586; www.stoneagetools.com; Booth #5130.
The entry-level trailer jetter unit from US Jetting is designed specifically for the plumber who wants to expand service offerings into the jetting business. It features a 4,000 psi, 16 gpm pump, a Hatz three-cylinder diesel engine, galvanized frame and a hydraulic pivoting hose reel with a 500-foot hose capacity. 800/538-8464; www.usjetting.com; Booths #5333, #5334.
USB – Sewer Equipment Corporation
The Primus Nozzle – 3D from USB – Sewer Equipment Corporation features a high-performance ceramic drive and controlled rotation speed. The turbine wheel behind the cleaning head provides additional torque as well as continuous, uniform rotation of the cleaning head independently from the amount of flow and backpressure. No lubrication or replacement of internal mechanical parts within the first 12 months of operation makes it user friendly. It is constructed from stainless steel and can be operated with recycled water. The operational pipe range is 6 to 24 inches and can be used between 30 and 120 gpm at 2,000 to 3,000 psi. 866/408-2814; www.usbsec.com; Booth #5043.
The 1000 Series from Hannay Reels is a compact manual-rewind reel. Applications include high-pressure washdown and sanitizing. It is designed to handle single 1/4-, 3/8- or 1/2-inch I.D. hose. It is lightweight, yet durable and has an e-coated frame for extra protection in demanding environments. A direct-crank rewind is permanently attached, and its exterior mounting holes enable easier installation. It features a redesigned pin lock and a standard adjustable cam-lock brake. It handles pressures to 3,000 psi and temperatures from 20 to more than 400 degrees F. 877/467-3357; www.hannay.com; Booth #5027.
Kuriyama of America Inc.
Amphibian AMPH Series hose from Kuriyama of America Inc. features a highly abrasion- and oil-resistant polyurethane inner liner that better resists internal wear than rubber hoses, especially in the bends where the material hits, leading to less costly downtime. It is effective vacuuming above ground in normal temperatures, or hard-to-reach areas in extreme subzero temperatures. Its highly flexible Cold Flex materials and corrugated outer cover allow for ease of use. 847/755-0360; www.kuriyama.com; Booth #3021.
Omega Liquid Waste Solutions
The Remote Control Powered Hose Reel from Omega Liquid Waste Solutions slashes the time required to lay out and stow either 3- or 4-inch vacuum hose. What can typically take 10 to 15 minutes is achieved in seconds. It is also hinged to swing away from the back of the tank in order to facilitate rear dumping and to deploy hose in the direction of the job site. With universal mounting to any truck frame, the install is simple and secure and only requires a 12-volt connection for operation. Operators have complete control of “reel in and reel out” and “swing open and swing close” functions via a small hand-held remote with a range of 200 feet. 450/651-0444; www.exprolink.com; Booth #6167.
Piranha Hose Products
Brutus and Lil’ Brute portable hydraulic hand swagers from Piranha Hose Products can be taken anywhere to install hose ends. Lil’ Brute is designed for 1/4-, 3/8- and 1/2-inch hoses. Brutus is designed for 3/4-, 1- and 1 1/4-inch hoses. Both machines include a drawer that holds up to three sets of dies and pushers to provide the complete package. They are sold either as a kit with one unit, one die and one pusher, or as individual components. 800/250-5132; www.piranhahose.com; Booth #3017.
The Power Booster from Pressure Lift, available in 3-, 4- and 6-inch models, provides increased vertical lift and long-hose capability, while shortening project time and cutting maintenance cost in any pumping application. Powered by compressed air or water, the booster handles a range of viscous liquids, from water to drilling mud to heavy municipal sludge. Made of lightweight aluminum, units are reversible, allowing for slurry suspension, potholing or breaking up crusty sludge. 972/355-0550; www.pressurelift.com; Booth #5116.
AV-100 from Avanti International is an ultra low-viscosity chemically reactive gel available as either granules or liquid. Having the same viscosity as water, it permeates anywhere water can travel and cures within a controllable timeframe from five seconds to 14 hours. Once cured, it creates an effective, long-lasting water barrier while providing soil stabilization. It is used to stop water infiltration in manholes, sanitary and storm sewer mainlines, joints, laterals and underground structures by stabilizing external substrate. It can also be used in tunnels and mines to control groundwater. 800/877-2570; www.avantigrout.com; Booth #5218.
Madewell Products Corp.
The Mainstay PortaMortar machine effectively mixes, pumps and sprays heavy-bodied mortars. It is used in conjunction with a medium to large skid-steer loader, and is powered by the loader’s engine and hydraulics. This combination of equipment allows for efficient applications in difficult-to-access areas. Hydraulic power for the mixer and rotor/stator pump provides torque for mixing and pumping mortar, and provides long life with low maintenance. An ergonomic design puts the top of the mixer at waist level, allowing the operator to perform the job with less strain and effort. 800/741-8199; www.madewell.net; Booth #1446.
Trelleborg Pipe Seals Milford Inc.
DrainPlus Liner from Trelleborg Pipe Seals Milford Inc. are comprised of polyester needle fleece with a TPU coating designed to overcome lateral pipes with multiple bends and pipe diameter transitions and reduced wall thickness when the liner covers a change in internal diameter. They have great flexibility so are able to negotiate multiple 90 degree bends with minimal wrinkles. They are also designed to bridge transitions in pipe diameter up to two dimensions while retaining the minimum required wall thickness in the larger size pipe section. The TPU coating allows high-temperature resistance, and when used in combination with epoxy resins can be steam cured, allowing fast processing time. 800/626-2180; www.trelleborg.com/npc; Booth #1332.
BW Technologies by Honeywell
The GasAlertMax XT II multigas detector from BW Technologies by Honeywell features IntelliFlash, the flashing LED compliance indicator that indicates whether the gas monitor is functioning correctly. Workers feel safer and incidents are minimized. That means savings realized from business continuity and productivity. It is compatible with the MicroDock II automated testing/calibration/docking station for intelligent fleet maintenance and simplified record keeping. 888/749-8878; www.gasmonitors.com; Booth #4138.
Milwaukee Rubber Products
The GasAlertQuattro gas detector from Milwaukee Rubber Products features one-button operation. The graphic LCD displays information icons, including bump test and calibration status for on-site auditing. IntelliFlash provides continuous visual confirmation of detector operation and compliance. The unit is compatible with BW Technologies by Honeywell’s MicroDock II automatic test and calibration system. 800/325-3730; www.milwaukeerubber.com; Booth #3032.
RKI Instruments Inc.
The lightweight GX-2009 personal confined-space gas monitor from RKI Instruments Inc. weighs only 4.6 ounces, and monitors combustibles, oxygen, hydrogen sulfide and carbon monoxide using individual sensors for each gas. All four gas readings are displayed on an LCD display that has auto backlighting. Gas alarms are adjustable, and alarm types include a 95 dB audible alarm with dual speakers, vibration alarm and bright visual alarms on three sides of the instrument. It is also waterproof and dustproof with an IP-67 rating. A large-capacity data logger is also included. 800/754-5165; www.rkiinstruments.com; Booth #2062.
Safety Corporation of America
The corrugated aluminum ultraSHORE trench shoring system from Safety Corporation of America features stackable panels that can be used horizontally or vertically for bury depths to 12 feet in Class C soils. Extra features include leg and wheel kits for OSHA regulations. Easily transported in a pickup, the system can be closed off on one or both ends with quick-release, spring-loaded end-closure panels. 800/746-7464; www.shoring.com; Booth #5005.
Inspection Systems, Location
The CUES Base Station is mounted in a compact, rugged, weatherproof enclosure and can fit into an ATV, van or pickup truck to access easements and hard-to-reach areas. Featuring wireless control, the unit operates all CUES transporters, cameras and video cable reel functions to accommodate 6- to 200-inch pipe inspection. The reel features automatic payout with a capacity of 1,700 feet of video cable. Camera options include a built-in inclinometer, sonde, laser diode system to measure cracks and offsets, and a laser pipe profiling system to measure ovality. Heavy-duty welded lifting eyelets and forklift skids are provided for quick deployment to the host vehicle. 800/327-7791; www.cuesinc.com; Booth #5016.
General Pipe Cleaners
The Gen-Eye Hot Spot pipe locator from General Pipe Cleaners features a field antenna array and on-screen icons that lead operators right to the target, without a long learning curve. The easy-to-see auto backlit LCD display features arrows that point operators in the right direction. The null icon indicates the pipe location and the camera icon confirms the target. Circle the energized pipe or tracer wire until the utility icon appears on the screen to find utility lines. Rated at IP65, it’s dust and dirt proof, water resistant, and passed the one-meter drop test, and the screen passed the 18-inch steel ball drop test. 800/245-6200; www.drainbrain.com; Booth #6412.
The Electro Scan ES-620 series from MTech is designed for scanning sewer pipe from 6 to 60 inches in diameter and is available for direct integration to existing CCTV trucks. Variations of electricity flowing through the pipe wall, associated with distance measurements, are automatically transmitted to the Windows-based application to record and display defect locations and their relative size. Municipal utilities and sewer contractors can determine accurate locations, measurement and characterization of potential infiltrating or exfiltrating pipe leaks for any SSES project or cost-effective pipe repair, renewal or replacement project. 800/362-0240; www.mtechcompany.com; Booth #2062.
RapidView IBAK North America
The PEGASUS HD inspection system from RapidView IBAK North America captures, transmits, processes and displays your inspection video in lossless 1920 x 1080 high definition. The resulting HDCCTV data and imagery is precise and clear, and the system features a 10x optical zoom, one-push autofocus and LED lighting. The camera head is capable of 240-degree pan-and-tilt range, with built-in presets for 45 and 90 degrees, as well as for 360-degree joint inspections. The system also includes an integrated laser for pipe diameter and defect measurements. 800/656-4225; www.rapidview.com; Booth #2207.
RS Technical Services
The GEN2 Zoom mainline and lateral inspection system from RS Technical Services performs inspections in 6- to 24-inch pipelines. Locatable via a built-in 512 Hz sonde, the system features a pan-and-tilt mainline camera, an auto-upright lateral camera, rearview camera and tilt-up connector. A launch camera actuator allows for insertion into 90-degree laterals, and the 90-watt motor produces pushing force for lateral inspections up to 100 feet from the mainline. The six-wheel-drive tractor features three forward speeds, reverse and freewheel with speeds up to 70 fpm. Also included is a reel with 600 feet of cable (100 feet of push cable and 500 feet of 3/16-inch armored Sincon cable). 800/767-1974; www.rstechserv.com; Booth #2431.
The Mighty Probe from T&T Tools features a 3/8-inch hex rod, which is approximately 20 percent stiffer than a round rod, or a 7/16-inch hex rod, approximately twice as stiff as the standard round rod. Stiffer hex rods bend less to make the probe easier to push into the ground, especially when probing at deeper depths. Lengths are available from 36 to 78 inches, in 6-inch increments. When the probe is combined with a slide adapter, an integrated mini slide-hammer probe is created, allowing the technician to pound through difficult spots. 800/521-6893; www.mightyprobe.com; Booth #6000.
Excavation, Debris Handling
The HV Advanced Series from GapVax is the company’s most popular hydroexcavator, with a CANbus system control allowing the operator to observe and troubleshoot the entire system. It has a 15-cubic-yard debris body and water tank options ranging from 350 to 1,200 gallons. Features include a positive displacement vacuum pump rated at 3,500 cfm with 28 inches Hg. The tailgate is fully opening with a field-adjustable hinge and dual cylinders. Options include cold-weather recirculation package, sludge pump, auger unloading, body pressurization system, remote pendants and wireless remotes, high rail package, washdown system, stainless steel body and high-dump system. 888/442-7829; www.gapvax.com; Booth #6004.
The X-10 or X-15 hydroexcavator models from Hi-Vac Corporation virtually eliminate the risk of underground utility strikes. These versatile trucks are capable of hydroexcavation along with vacuum excavation, potholing, daylighting and more. The easy operation and simple maintenance required on the X-10/15 provides for maximum efficiency when on the job. They feature a state-of-the-art water pump and vacuum technology that combine to create ideal vacuum excavation power. 740/374-2306; www.x-vac.com; Booth #1362.
Joe Johnson Equipment
The Vactor HXX 15-yard, 1,200-gallon hydroexcavator from Joe Johnson Equipment is specially designed for cold weather operation. The company offers recent and up-to-date used and rental vehicles. 800/263-1262; www.jjei.com; Booths #4247, #4248, #4250, #4254.
Keith Huber Corporation
The King Vac from Keith Huber Corporation combines two different loading principles – deep vacuum loading and high air conveyance – into one machine. Eight features have been redesigned to improve the overall operating efficiency. The versatile unit can perform a multitude of tasks including hydroexcavation, hazmat response, jetting, general industrial cleaning and many other tasks in industries such as gas, oil and mining. 800/334-8237; www.keithhuber.com; Booth #4115.
Pik Rite Inc.
The newest vacuum truck from Pik Rite Inc. features internal plumbing for a clean look, a 20-inch rear manway with discharge valve and camlock fittings, a vacuum pump and right angle gearbox attached to both frame rails, a 20-inch top manway, a 4-inch liquid-filled vacuum/pressure gauge, a frame-mounted secondary trap for easy access, dual vacuum and pressure reliefs, a 12-inch low-profile primary shut-off with stainless steel float ball and large easy-to-reach hose hooks. 800/326-9763; www.pikrite.com; Booths #4217, #4220.
Presvac Systems Ltd.
The Hydrovac from Presvac Systems Ltd. is a versatile hydroexcavator designed for cold-weather operation, and is offered as an option to be in full compliance with DOT collection and transportation of hazardous materials. The high-vacuum blower allows extraction of all types of soils, gravel, rock, clay, water and silt. Material knockout features in the debris tank minimize carryover. Modular filtration configured to the blower size provides blower protection and minimal maintenance. It has a heavy-duty 8-inch boom (up to 25 feet long) with six-way hydraulic power and wireless controls for all boom functions, water pump (soft start), vacuum breaker and truck engine speed control. 800/387-7763; www.presvac.com; Booth #5000.
Southland Tool Mfg. Inc.
Scoopa Screens from Southland Tool Mfg. Inc. come with the added advantage of having a screen on the back. They connect to the company’s quick-connect fiberglass pole system. These scoops come in sizes for lines 6 to 12 inches, and are ideal for picking up debris. The side holes and back screen let the water through, but keep the debris in the scoop for easy removal. 714/632-8198; www.southlandtool.com; Booth #3001.
The Mud Dog 1200 from Super Products is a 12-yard-debris-capacity hydroexcavator featuring a rear-mounted boom capable of a 19- to 27-foot reach, 335-degree rotation, 45-degree upward and 25-degree downward pivot. This range allows crews to achieve greater work area access and deeper digging without the need to halt production and reposition the trunk. It uses ejector plate unloading technology, and its tilt-unloading feature ensures that liquids in the debris tank are cleared quickly and efficiently even when unloading in an up-slope/nose down position. Options include the Acculevel load sensor system that offers precise debris tank level measurement. 800/837-9711; www.superproductsllc.com; Booth #6238.
The F4 Slope hydrovac from Tornado Hydrovacs holds 13 cubic yards of mud and more than 2,100 gallons of freshwater. They feature a water tank from which you excavate, a mud tank in which excavated spoils are held, a water pump, a boiler to heat the water and a 3,600 to 6,300 cfm positive-displacement vacuum blower to pull the spoils to the tank via a boom. The boom has a 342-degree rotation and 26-foot reach. All of the critical components are housed in an insulated and heated aluminum van body. The mud sweep enables operators to empty the tank without having to hoist it, eliminating the dangers of dumping on uneven ground and around overhead power lines. 877/340-8141; www.tornadotrucks.com; Booths #1417, #1418.
The X-Cavator from Vac-Con is designed to handle the toughest and most challenging excavating jobs. It is powerful, durable and easy to operate. It features a chassis engine with hydrostatic drive for the vacuum that is efficient because it’s less complicated and eliminates the need for PTO, clutch and gearbox operation. It also features water systems up to 4,000 psi, and a wireless remote control system that enables the operator to work the chassis engine rpm, boom, automatic vacuum breaker, dump controls and hydraulic door locks from remote areas up to 1/2 mile away. The boom rotates up to 270 degrees. 888/491-5762; www.vac-con.com; Booth #1190.
The Cusco Hydro-Trencher Excavator from Wastequip is designed for directional boring and removing liquids, sludge, slurries, mud, gravel and other solid waste materials. It’s ideal for excavating around fragile oil and gas pipelines, installing fiber optic cables, repairing utility lines or excavating in remote areas with limited access. It has dual 500 USG stainless steel vertical water tanks that separate water storage, maximizing weight distribution and providing corrosion resistance and safer dumping. Features include cyclonic filtration technology with vacuum system airflow ratings of 5,300 cfm that generate 28 inches Hg of vacuum, an 18 gpm, 3,000 psi wash pump and high-pressure water jetting. 800/490-3541; www.wastequip-cusco.com; Booth #2259.
The Conde ProVac from Westmoor Ltd. is an industrial liquid waste pumping system that is ideal for grease trap pumping. It is quiet and pumps at 120 gpm. A flip of the switch starts it in the vacuum mode for pumping. Built-in exhaust deodorizer keeps odor at a minimum. Flip the switch to the pressure mode for off-loading. It is an intelligent pumping solution for locations not suitable for large vacuum truck hoses, and ideal for the indoor/remote tough-to-get-to jobs. It is easy to maneuver, use and maintain. 800/367-0972; www.westmoorltd.com; Booth #5124.
AQUA-Zyme Disposal Systems Inc.
The Roll-off Dewatering Unit from AQUA-Zyme Disposal Systems Inc. can reduce liquid sludge volume with reductions in BOD, COD, FOG and TSS. Solids can be landfill-ready in 24 hours. Units are mobile and can be transported with a standard roll-off truck. The unit is watertight; has a 1/4-inch steel floor plate and seven-gauge sides; filter media on sides, floor and center partition includes five-year warranty; roll-over tarp; quick connect fittings; dual inlet ports; multiple drain ports with caps; and a lifespan of 12 to 14 years. Standard sizes of 15 and 30 cubic yards are in stock, with custom sizes available upon request. 979/245-5656; www.aqua-zyme.com; Booth #2091.
The 1.7-meter, trailer-mounted belt filter press unit from Bright Technologies features an insulated control room for operator comfort and security. The control room offers insulated FRP walls, air conditioning, electric heat, a refrigerator, stainless steel desk, tool storage, locker, closed circuit TV and remote operator controls. The modular design allows the room to be custom manufactured to fit most single-drop trailers. Units are made for rapid setup, with folding conveyor and operator walkways. No special lifting equipment is required. 800/253-0532;
www.brightbeltpress.com; Booths #4223, #4224.
Flo Trend Systems Inc.
Sludge Mate container filters from Flo Trend Systems Inc. can dewater a variety of sludge and waste such as alum, ferric, lagoon and digested sludge, septic tank, grease trap and slaughterhouse waste, wastewater residual and sump bottoms. The closed-system design provides total odor control, no spillage, reduced maintenance and weather independence. They have 10-gauge reinforced walls and a seven-gauge carbon steel floor. Options include peaked roofs with gasketed bolted-down access hatches, drainage ports, inlet manifolds, floor filters and side-to-side rolling tarps. They dewater onsite; are available as roll-offs, trailer and tipping-stand mounted; and range in size from 5 to 40 cubic yards. 713/699-0152; www.flotrend.com; Booth #6134.
In The Round Dewatering
The horizontal sludge dewatering device from In The Round Dewatering features a stainless steel drum with perforated plastic tile lining, and is mounted on a roll-off frame for easy transportation and unloading. A typical batch of 18,000 to 25,000 gallons of sludge is mixed with polymer before being filtered in the drum during rotation. It is driven by a 1/4 hp variable-speed electric motor with a heavy-duty chain and sprocket. Turning action eliminates crusting and wet pockets, producing uniform results. The dewatered material dumps easily and the drum is self-cleaning. The sludge is released of all the liquids and is ready for disposal in just one night. 317/539-7304; www.itrdewatering.com; Booths #2360, #2361.
The Bioset Process from Schwing Bioset achieves Class A biosolids via the time versus temperature equation and pH adjustment per the EPA 503 regulations. Operating costs have been reduced due to PFRP approval allowing for process operation at 55C for 40 minutes. From startup to shutdown, the process remains easy to operate and reliable. A completely enclosed system allows for the prevention of spilling and an odor free operation. 715/247-3433; www.betterreuse.com; Booth #1043.
Septic Components, Treatment Systems
Crust Busters/Schmitz Brothers LLC
The Crust Buster hand-held power agitator from Crust Busters/Schmitz Brothers LLC has an 80-inch shaft and two- or three-blade propeller that mix a 1,000-gallon septic tank in five minutes. Features include 2-, 4- and 6-foot extensions, and short three-blade shaft that adapts to the two-blade unit. 888/878-2296; www.crustbusters.com; Booth #4051.
PRO-PUMP/HC liquid live bacteria from Ecological Laboratories are a blend of microorganisms selected for broad-spectrum application in industrial and wastewater treatment. The blend contains over 30 strains of bacteria to resolve the difficult problems that occur in grease traps. Its use results in the rapid breakdown and removal of fats, oils and greases that build up in drainlines and grease traps. It is a consortium of vegetative non-spore-forming bacteria that exhibit performance in low-oxygen facultative anaerobic environments. Regular treatment reduces trap surface solids, bottom solids and odor. 800/326-7867; www.propump.com; Booth #5247.
Duplex grinder package systems from Franklin Electric are turnkey and job-ready to handle demanding residential and light commercial sewage removal applications. Designed for easy installation, they feature a heavy-duty fiberglass basin, commercial-grade stainless steel rail system or rigid discharge piping assembly, MGPD duplex control panel and 2 gpm Series 2 hp manual grinder pumps. 800/701-7894; www.franklin-electric.com; Booth #5365.
The Illumi-Jet UV disinfection unit from Jet Inc. is capable of reducing fecal coliform bacteria levels to below U.S. treatment standards. It uses a germicidal lamp, which emits 95 percent of the ultraviolet energy at the wavelength of 254 nanometers, the region of maximum germicidal effectiveness lethal to virus, bacteria, protozoa and mold. The disinfection chamber couples directly to a 4-inch discharge pipe, and is permanently installed below grade. When fully inserted, the lamp housing is properly positioned by an integrated keyway near the top of the disinfection chamber, creating a well-defined flow path ensuring system effluent has the proper ultraviolet exposure time. Under standard operating conditions, fecal coliform reduction exceeds 99.9 percent. 800/321-6960; www.jetincorp.com; Booth #2275.
Premium High Count from Lenzyme/Trap-Cleer Inc. can be used for heavy grease breakdown, drainfield rejuvenation, municipal plants, sewer and lateral lines, sewage ponds, settling ponds, grease traps, pump stations, organic spills or wherever a problem area is detected. It is available in 5-gallon pails and 50-pound totes. Both products can be private labeled. 800/223-3083; www.lenzyme.com; Booth #3026.
The Hydro-Kinetic Bio-Film Reactor from Norweco Inc. is a nonmechanical device that employs filtration technology to produce clean, consistent effluent quality. As liquid flows up through attached growth filtration media, final polishing takes place insuring only the highest quality effluent is safely returned to the environment. Constructed of high-density polyethylene, it can be used behind any type of system and is easily installed with minimal disruption to the yard. It eliminates replacement of failed systems and prevents problems in new installations. Odors, pollution, costly maintenance and system failures are reduced and/or eliminated. 800/667-9326; www.norweco.com; Booth #2456.
BioOne from One Biotechnology contains bacteria selected for their ability to consume animal and vegetable fats, oils and greases (FOG) with no unwanted byproducts. It does not contain any added enzymes, surfactants or fragrances, so FOG does not flow out of the system into municipal wastewater treatment systems. It has also been recognized by the EPA’s Design for the Environment program. 800/951-4246; www.onebiotechnology.com; Booth #4245.
Biotube ProPak pump packages from Orenco Systems are complete, ready-to-install packages used for filtering and pumping effluent from single- or dual-compartment septic tanks to gravity or pressurized discharge points, with no pump tank required. Each includes a 20-year, high-head effluent pump and Biotube filter with 14.5 square feet of total surface area to reduce biological loading and protect downstream components, including drainfields. Packages are designed to be easily installed, cleaned and maintained. 800/348-9843; www.orenco.com; Booth #4010.
Premier Tech Aqua
The Ecoflo Biofilter from Premier Tech Aqua is compact, permanent and scalable, increasing the number of buildable lots and keeping upfront costs under control. No electricity is required for the treatment and no excavation or relocation of the unit is ever required. With over 55,000 systems installed in the last 20 years, the unit is a proven filter on the wastewater treatment market. 800/632-6356; www.premiertechaqua.com; Booth #4118.
Advanced Enviro-Septic (AES) from Presby Environmental is an affordable treatment and dispersal nonmechanical onsite system designed for residential, commercial and community use. It has been proven to remove up to 99 percent of wastewater contaminants without the use of electricity or replacement media, and is approved to the highest levels of treatment resulting in significant reductions in size due to the proven performance and third party certifications from NSF Class-1, Cebedeau and BNQ. More than 150,000 systems are in the ground.
800/473-5298; www.presbyenvironmental.com; Booth #6001.
The Tank Alert EZ indoor/outdoor alarm system from SJE-Rhombus features a removable cover that provides greater access for easier field wiring while the internal circuitry remains protected. The two-color molded enclosure integrates the red translucent LED beacon; the upper half illuminates and the horn sounds when an alarm condition occurs. Once the condition is clear, the alarm automatically resets. It meets Type 3R watertight standards, and features a sound chamber to amplify the horn while helping prevent moisture from entering. External mounting tabs offer quick, easy installation. It includes an alarm test/horn silence switch, green LED power-on indicator and auxiliary contacts for remote devices. 888/342-5753; www.sjerhombus.com; Booth #2305.
The Clarus Environmental Centrifugal 5040 STEP system from Zoeller Products is a filtered pump system for low-head applications. Its versatility enables the end user to turn their ordinary septic tank into a pump tank, saving additional excavation and storage capacity. It has multiple pump options and comes equipped with hanger pipes. Options include extended vault versions, a stand-alone stand and multiple discharge assemblies for an out-of-the-box install. 800/928-7867; www.clarusenvironmental.com; Booth #5106.
ART Co. (A Restroom Trailer Company)
The EMBASSY 10-W restroom trailer from ART Co. (A Restroom Trailer Company) is designed for fast and easy setup with a sleek, streamlined appearance. The 10- by 6-foot two-station unit comes equipped with easy foldout steps and stabilizer scissor jacks. It is available in several exterior and interior color combinations to match existing fleet colors. Features include a 270-gallon waste tank, 74-gallon freshwater tank, a steel Unibody frame, integral trailer skirting, a 2 5/16-inch trailer hitch, maple cabinetry, and ducted heat and air conditioning. Upgrades are available. 269/435-4278; www.arestroomtrailer.com; Booths #4240, #4241, #4244.
Comforts of Home Services
The 12-volt battery backup system from Comforts of Home Services guards against power failure on portable restroom and hand-wash trailers. The system can be located on the trailer tongue or in the utility room. The trailer remains operational during power outages, with the exception of air conditioning. 630/906-8002; www.cohsi.com; Booths #5325, #5326, #5329.
J & J Chemical Co.
EverPro portion control non-formaldehyde deodorizing tablets from J & J Chemical Co. are fast dissolving, nonstaining instant deodorizing protection that break down solids and leave a pleasant fragrance in portable toilets. They are available in a variety of sizes that are ideal for handling any situation from mild climate or events to extreme climate and weeklong services. They are available in a variety of exclusive fragrances. 800/345-3303; www.jjchem.com; Booth #2226.
JAG Mobile Solutions
The Stop, Drop & Go interchangeable pod solution unit from JAG Mobile Solutions is available in sizes up to 24 feet, with the company’s custom interiors or customer-picked designs. 800/815-2557; www.jagmobilesolutions.com; Booth #2324.
Rich Specialty Trailers
The Max Model restroom trailer with Vegas décor from Rich Specialty Trailers has a floor plan designed for special events and weddings. This two-station trailer has both entrance doors on the curbside of the trailer to avoid public traffic in the street. The Vegas décor features curved soffits over double vanities. The exterior is available in an aesthetically pleasing champagne/tan color. A large white vanity includes a white porcelain sink with water-conserving faucets and a waterproof countertop of hand-molded solid-surface cobblestone. It is available with onboard freshwater and a winter package. 260/593-2279; www.richrestrooms.com; Booths #5300, #5301, #5305.
Satellite Suites from Satellite Industries is a new line of high-quality restroom trailers being introduced at the 2014 Pumper & Cleaner Environmental Expo International. There will be two models on display with features that are new to the trailer market. 800/328-3332; www.satelliteindustries.com; Booth #4034.
The TJ Shorty portable restroom from T.S.F. Company is available in kid-friendly (77 by 50 by 44 inches) and construction models (80 by 50 by 46 inches). The construction model has a lift bracket for high-rise construction sites and is elevator accessible. The kid-friendly unit has no urinal, a stool in front of the tank that provides a step up for easy access, and colorful hand and feet prints. 800/843-9286; www.tuff-jon.com; Booth #4100.
Financing, Insurance, Office Management
DealSaver from CallSource is a lead-recovery tool designed for any appointment-driven company in the home services industry. Incoming lead calls are analyzed within minutes, and those not ending with an appointment are promptly sent back to a manager in order to recapture the lead, usually within the hour. The alert contains the lead’s name and phone number, along with the company rep that handled the call, all giving the team a second chance at converting the lost prospect into a new customer. 818/596-6949; www.callsource.com; Booth #5455.
The TAC (Total Activity Control) Online management system from Clear Computing is a cloud-based system that allows access from a Mac or iPad, Android Tablet or any computer connected to the Internet. Benefits include the ability to run a business from home, office, vehicle or on vacation; seasonal variation options that allow users to pay for only what they need each month; the ability for route drivers and sales force to work from the field; and the cost savings of not having to upgrade or purchase new computers, or have frequent tech support visits. It is hosted in secure, backed-up 24/7 data centers. 888/332-5327; www.clearcomputing.com; Booth #2339.
EZTrakR Systems Inc.
iButton technology from EZTrakR Systems Inc. verifies services on a driver’s route are completed with electronic service validation. It tracks the date and time of each service, delivery or pickup per unit. Operators can quickly access customer history to verify services completed for resolving billing discrepancies. It offers reports such as inventory count, employee productivity and missed services. It combines this technology in one simple program for improved customer service and more accurate billing. 866/529-1938; www.eztrakr.com; Booth #3005.