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Watts - Drains Designed for Food & Beverage Industry

BLÜCHER HygienicPro® stainless steel drains and channels were designed specifically for use in the Food and Beverage industry, where hygiene is critical. (read more)

Watts - Protecting Communities from Backflow E-book

Our e-book, Water Safety: Protecting Our Communities from Backflow Incidents, describes the serious risks of backflow and what you can do to prevent it. (read more)

Watts - Prevent Scale Build-up in Commercial Applications

OneFlow® provides an environmentally-friendly solution for preventing scale build-up in commerical applications. (read more)

Watts - Automatic Control Valves

Our focus on quality, high performance, positive control, reliability, and long product life is second to none. Our ACVs are designed with standardized replacement parts, conform to industry standard lengths, and meet all applicable AWWA standards. (read more)

Watts - Non-Surge Check Valves

Series 118
Non-Surge Check Valves
Watts ACV Non-Surge Check Valves are equipped with
separate adjustable opening and closing speed controls to
avoid pipeline surges.
• Valves close drip-tight upon flow reversal
• Can be equipped with limit switches or a position
indicator
• Common feature applications include low-head and
variab... (read more)

Watts - The Automatic Answer to Fluid Control

You need:
• Unquestionable confidence in the quality and performance of the valve
• Proof of the manufacturer’s knowledge and hands-on expertise
• Our priority is that every product delivered will match your design parameters (read more)

Watts - Watts Automatic Control Valves Brochure

Our focus on quality, high performance, positive control, reliability, and long product life is second to none. Our ACVs are designed with standardized replacement parts, conform to industry standard lengths, and meet all applicable AWWA standards. (read more)

Watts - Watts Green Roof Drains

Our high-quality engineered green roof drains deliver superior performance and improved functionality. (read more)

Watts - Sanitary Waste Piping Specialties Spec

Download our revised Sanitary Waste Piping Specialties specification. (read more)

Watts - Watts Drains: Track Lavatory Carriers

Watts Drainage Products TCA-411 epoxy coated floor mounted concealed arm track lavatory carrier with heavy gauge steel offset uprights with welded feet, steel cross plate with integral mounting brackets, sliding adjustable arm brackets, and adjustable cast iron concealed arms with mounting clips, leveling screws, and basin locking device. (read more)

Watts - BIMobject: Ames Fire & Waterworks Products

Download BIM content for our Ames Fire & Waterworks products. (read more)

Watts - BLÜCHER & Watts: Sanitary Waste & Vent Piping Spec

Download our new SANITARY WASTE AND VENT PIPING specification. (read more)

Watts - Watts Drains - Roof Drain Extensions

Roof Drain with Deck Flange/Adj. Extension (read more)

Watts - Press Connections for Watts Valves Brochure

Watts now offers a comprehensive line of valves with press connections for light commercial and residential applications. (read more)

Watts - BLUCHER Systems Brochure

Stainless steel piping, drains, and channels for a wide range of applications. (read more)

Watts - All-in-One Ball & Relief Valve for Water Heaters

Watts has added the Series LFBRVM1 all-in-one ball valve and relief valve to its extensive line of top-quality shutoff valves. (read more)

Watts - Digital Mixing On-demand Webinar: IntelliStation™

Visit our updated Powers IntelliStation page to watch our on-demand webinar, Digital Mixing for Safer and More Efficient Hot Water Delivery. (read more)

Watts - Watts & Ames Automatic Control Valves

Our focus on quality, high performance, positive control, reliability, and long product life is second to none. Our ACVs are designed with standardized replacement parts, conform to industry standard lengths, and meet all applicable AWWA standards. (read more)

Watts - Water Safety: Protecting Communities from Backflow

Learn how to choose the right backflow prevention solution for different applications. (read more)

Watts - Drains Brochure for Food & Beverage Industry

Drawing on more than 50 years’ experience in the production of stainless steel drainage systems, BLÜCHER designed the HygienicPro® line for the food processing and beverage production industries. (read more)

Watts - Watts OneFlow: Commercial Anti-Scale Solutions

OneFlow systems are available for a range of applications from commercial food service to light industrial and institutional. (read more)

Watts - Watts Drainage: Industry Standard Closet Carriers

Discover how the Watts Industry Standard Compression Seal Closet Carriers are rethinking everything you know about closet carriers. (read more)

Watts - Press Connections for Watts Backflow Assemblies

As a part of a continual effort to adapt to customer needs, we offer a press connection option for Watts Testable Backflow Assemblies Series LF007/LF009. (read more)

Watts - WEBINAR:How Intelligent Drains Promote Food Safety

A food contamination crisis is damaging brand reputations and costing companies millions in sales and litigation expenses. Learn how hygienically designed drainage systems, properly installed and maintained, can significantly mitigate the risk of bacterial contamination for food and beverage processing facilities with minimal production downtime. (read more)

Watts - Touchscreen Thermostat for Hydronic Heating Systems

The tekmarNet® thermostat 552 is a communicating touchscreen thermostat designed for hydronic heating systems. This easy to use touchscreen thermostat provides single stage heating with communication. (read more)

Watts - Advanced Scale Control: OneFlow For Professionals

Interested in an alternative to a water softener? OneFlow technology is designed to protect complete plumbing systems or individual components from the negative effects of water hardness or “hard” scale. (read more)

Watts - OneFlow: Advanced Scale Control Technology

OneFlow technology is designed to protect complete plumbing systems or individual components from the negative effects of water hardness or “hard” scale. (read more)

Watts - Flow Matters: HygeinicPro vs. Standard Channels

Click on More Info to watch a short video to see how the BLÜCHER HygienicPro stainless steel drain performs more efficiently than a standard channel. (read more)

Watts - Drains Designed for Elevated Parking Structures

Watts provides drains specifically designed for elevated parking structures. (read more)

Watts - Temperature Control for Heating Systems: tekmar

The tekmar WiFi Thermostat 561 provides precise temperature control of a one-stage heating system. (read more)

Watts - Drains Designed for the Food & Beverage Industry

BLÜCHER HygienicPro® line of stainless steel drains and channels are specifically designed to meet the stringent sanitation and efficiency demands of food processing and beverage production facilities. (read more)

Watts - Watts Specification Drainage Brochure

Our engineers draw on deep expertise and experience to design and manufacture specification drains to meet and exceed the most demanding applications and get the job done. (read more)

Watts - Ultraviolet Water Disinfection System

SmartStream™ UV Ultraviolet Water Disinfection System
With the use of ultraviolet lamp technology, SmartStream UV inactivates microorganisms like cysts, bacteria, viruses, and parasites in water sources to prevent serious illnesses, which could include death. This system is a highly effective method for disabling up to 99.9999% (6-log) of harmful organisms, requiring z... (read more)

Watts - Hot Water Tank Capacity Extender

LFMMV-HTK hot water tank capacity extender increases hot water capacity by as much as 133%, depending on storage and hot water flow. It maintains and limits mixed hot water to a desired, selectable temperature and allows the hot water tank to be set at a higher temperature to minimize the occurrence of Legionella and other water-borne bacteria. (read more)

Watts - For food processing and beverage production

Drawing on more than 50 years’ experience in the production of
stainless steel drainage systems, BLÜCHER designed the HygienicPro
line for the food processing and beverage production industries. It
includes:
• Point drains and linear drains with center or end outlet
• Channel lengths of 3 to 33 feet
• Channels connected to outlet bo... (read more)

Watts - Hygiene Matters

HygienicPro stainless steel drains and channels were designed specifically for use in the Food and Beverage industry, where hygiene is critical. (read more)

Watts - Smarter Digital Water Mixing & Recirculation

The IntelliStation provides safer, more efficient hot water delivery from the point-of-source to the point-of-use and can be integrated into a building automation system (BAS). By controlling water temperatures more precisely, it can also help reduce energy costs. (read more)

Watts - Watts Ball Valves: We've Got Our Eye on the Ball

We’ve got a full line of top-quality ball valves for your applications, with the selection and options you are looking for. (read more)

Watts - Save Time with the Dial Set Boiler Fill Valves

These valves from Watts allows a much faster fill rate than competitive devices – about 25 gallons per minute. That's more than twice as fast as comparable fill valves. As a result, contractors can spend less time filling boilers and avoid the nuisance of cleaning up when a boiler is over-pressurized (read more)

Watts - Ames: Colt Series Backflow Prevention Assemblies

The Colt Series backflow prevention assemblies from Ames Fire & Waterworks are a complete line of 2 ½"- through 10"-diameter double check, double check detector, reduced pressure zone, and reduced pressure zone detector assemblies. (read more)

Watts - Digital Mixing for Hot Water: On-Demand Webinar

This on-demand webinar looks at the risks of mismanaging hot water delivery and describes how mechanical and digital mixing solutions offer different approaches for mixing water in a complex plumbing system. The focus is on advancements digital water mixing technology provides, giving engineers and facility managers greater control and insight into their plumbing environment. (read more)

Watts - Drains Designed for Breweries

The BLÜCHER HygienicPro® drain system, featuring a unique design, cleans faster, significantly reduces wasted water, and drains cleaner – improving safety conditions on the brew house floor. (read more)

Watts - Shower Solutions Guide

Shower Solutions Guide

Focuses on Safe Water Delivery in Hotels and Resorts.

Powers, a Division of Watts Water Technologies has released a new 8-page safety solution guide that focuses on critical issues facing hotels and resorts regarding safe water delivery to guest rooms and public restrooms.

A recent audit of hotels revealed maximum hot water temper... (read more)

Watts - Powers Press Connections for Select Mixing Valves

Powers has a press connection option for select HydroGuard® mixing valves. With the press option, valves can be used in new construction, as well as in renovation projects as an alternative to a sweat/solder joint. (read more)

Watts - Easy Installation: Watts Dead Level Trench Drains

Watts Dead Level® Trench Drains incorporate a patented frame-anchored design that provides both structural stability and ease of installation. (read more)

Watts - Watts Radiant ThermalPro™ Boiler Stations

Watts Radiant next generation of ThermalPro boiler stations features superior insulation and expanded pump choices. (read more)

Watts - Press Connection Options for Watts Valves

As part of a continual effort to adapt to customer needs, we're offering a press connection option for many Watts water pressure reducing valves (WPRVs), hydronic valves, and mixing valves. (read more)

Watts - Press Connection Options for Powers Valves

As part of a continual effort to adapt to customer needs, I am pleased to announce that we are now offering a press connection option to LFLM490 and LFLM495 series of Powers mixing valves. (read more)

Watts - Easy Electric Floor Heating w/SunTouch HeatMatrix

SunTouch® HeatMatrix™ uncoupling membrane offers a flexible, easy-to-install solution for WarmWire underfloor electric radiant heating. (read more)

Watts - Ensure Residential Safety with Dormont SmartSense

Dormont® introduced the SmartSense™ Excess Flow Valve & Thermal Shutoff device for ensuring residential gas appliance connection safety.
Key features include:

  • Gas-limiting valve mechanism for providing additional protection against gas leaks
  • Internal thermal sensing ring that automatically shuts off gas flow at a defined temperature...
(read more)
News articles and press releases for Watts:

11/02/2017

Watts in partnership with ATS recently welcomed 100 specifying engineers and facility managers to an engineering event at the Hockey Hall of Fame in Toronto.

09/06/2017

BLÜCHER is pleased to announce that BLÜCHER stainless steel drains are now certified to NSF/ANSI/3-A Standard 14159-1 - Hygiene Requirements for the Design of Meat and Poultry Processing Equipment.

08/14/2017

Watts has added the Series LFBRVM1 all-in-one ball valve and relief valve to its extensive line of top-quality shutoff valves.

07/06/2017

As a part of a continual effort to adapt to customer needs, we offer a press connection option for Watts Testable Backflow Assemblies Series LF007/LF009.

04/18/2017

Watts offers an extensive line of top-quality ball valves, including models in brass, bronze, and stainless steel, as well as materials for specialty applications.

01/17/2017

Powers today unveiled a press connection option for select HydroGuard® mixing valves. With the press option, valves can be used in new construction, as well as in renovation projects as an alternative to a sweat/solder joint.

11/28/2016

Watts Dead Level® Trench Drains incorporate a patented frame-anchored design that provides both structural stability and ease of installation.

11/16/2016

Watts Radiant today launched its next generation of ThermalPro boiler stations, which feature superior insulation and expanded pump choices.

11/08/2016

As part of a continual effort to adapt to customer needs, I am pleased to announce that we are now offering a press connection option to LFLM490 and LFLM495 series of Powers mixing valves.

11/08/2016

As part of a continual effort to adapt to customer needs, we're offering a press connection option for many Watts water pressure reducing valves (WPRVs), hydronic valves, and mixing valves.

11/03/2016

Watts has acquired PVI Industries, a leading manufacturer of engineer-specified plumbing and heating equipment for new construction and building retrofits.

10/20/2016

On October 6, at Seattle's iconic Space Needle, manufacturers' representative firm Hollabaugh brought together 100 specifying engineers and facility managers to experience the broad range of Watts products, integrated system solutions & design resources.

09/30/2016

The Colt Series backflow prevention assemblies from Ames Fire & Waterworks are a complete line of 2 ½"- through 10"-diameter double check, double check detector, reduced pressure zone, and reduced pressure zone detector assemblies.

09/22/2016

Dormont® introduced the SmartSense™ Excess Flow Valve & Thermal Shutoff device for ensuring residential gas appliance connection safety. It safeguards homes by detecting unforeseeable gas line hazards and automatically activating itself to ensure safety.

09/13/2016

BLÜCHER HygienicPro® stainless steel drains and channels are designed to meet the stringent sanitation and efficiency demands of food processing and beverage production facilities. They include the BHG Series sloped channel with high flow capacity.

09/12/2016

Watts offers its innovative OneFlow anti-scale system for commercial applications, available in cartridge and tank-style units for both hot and cold water lines.

09/08/2016

SunTouch today launched the HeatMatrix uncoupling membrane that offers a flexible, easy-to-install solution for WarmWire underfloor electric radiant heating.

08/30/2016

Marriott International chose the IntelliStation as an approved digital mixing solution for tempered water delivery on their properties. The Marriott Hotel in Kansas City Airport installed an IntelliStation to manage their hot water delivery.

08/11/2016

Our new bronze dial set boiler fill valves are offered as a stand-alone valve (BD1156) and a combination fill valve and backflow preventer (BD911).

08/02/2016

Watts is pleased to announce a new set of drains specially designed for the large parking deck design and construction market.

06/02/2016

Watts has unveiled a new Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) for use with its existing line of R48 Series commercial Reverse Osmosis (RO) systems.

05/16/2016

Videos on five of our top drainage products are now available on our Watts YouTube channel.

05/12/2016

The Watts LFMMV-HTK mixing valve is a hot water tank capacity extender that installs on a hot water tank to increase hot water capacity by providing greater control over water temperature and flow.

05/04/2016

Ames Fire & Waterworks today announced a new grooved-end automatic control valve (ACV) for reducing water pressure in fire protection systems.

04/20/2016

Watts Water Technologies announces the grand opening of the Watts Works Learning Center, a state-of-the-art facility where customers, distributors & sales reps can obtain hands-on experience with plumbing, HVAC & water quality products and technologies.

04/19/2016

Our new Watts Water capabilities brochure gives you a broad overview of our portfolio and showcases our solutions in five key areas: Plumbing & Flow Control, Water Quality & Conditioning, Water Reuse & Drainage, HVAC, and Municipal Waterworks.

03/28/2016

The BLÜCHER stainless steel waterline channel drain is designed for use in commercial and ADA showers and washrooms. Installations include college dormitories, high rise condominiums, hospitals, nursing homes, locker rooms, and prisons.

03/21/2016

Watts RD-700 epoxy-coated cast iron dual outlet roof drain/overflow combination accomplishes primary and overflow drainage in a single roof penetration. Its unique design requires only half the total roof penetration competitive drains demand.

03/07/2016

Watts Micro Z media is designed to reduce sediment in automatic backwashing filtration systems for better performance and easier maintenance.

02/24/2016

Watts has set the new standard for UV water disinfection solutions with SmartStream UV. This new system provides advanced capabilities for residential and commercial applications.

02/16/2016

Watts now offers OneFlow anti-scale system for home applications, in 8, 12 & 16 gallon-per-minute models. It uses no salt or electricity, generates no waste water, and uses a physical water treatment technology known as template-assisted crystallization.

02/01/2016

Watts continues to offer a broad selection of Water Pressure Reducing Valves (WPRVs) in standard-capacity, high-capacity and OEM models for use in residential, commercial and OEM and specialty applications.

01/26/2016

FEBCO’s MasterSeries backflow prevention assemblies offer lead free certification to NSF 61G standards with redesigned check and relief valves delivering superior performance and reduced pressure loss. Applications include fire suppression systems.

01/19/2016

Dormont Blue Hose stainless steel gas connectors include features and accessories that improve safety, efficiency, and convenience in foodservice kitchens. They meet code requirements for use with moveable equipment to facilitate cleaning and maintenance.

01/04/2016

Watts Water has created a white paper for you to learn about the benefits of digital water-mixing technology in commercial and institutional facilities.

11/04/2015

Watts has significantly reduced the risk of splash with the new open throat grate and funnel option added to its FD-320 series floor drain. It is only available in Canada.

10/27/2015

Truck Wash Technologies, a Canadian company, uses Watts OneFlow, Watts reverse osmosis water purification systems and water softening systems in its effort to become one of the North American leaders in the truck washing industry.

10/27/2015

WSU installed an Orion waste system for their new biomed facility to achieve energy efficiency. It's made of material that is compatible with a wide range of temperatures and chemicals and is plenum-rated for flame spread and smoke generation.

10/16/2015

Watts Radiant's hydronic and electric snow melting solutions help individuals and business owners protect family, friends, employees, and customers. They are easy to install in small to medium projects outside residences and commercial buildings.

10/14/2015

Architectural Record's Continuing Education Center hosts the course, "Smarter, Safer Hot Water: Digital Thermostatic Mixing Stations." Sponsored by Powers, this course provides you with 1 CEU credit and valuable knowledge of hot water delivery systems!

10/14/2015

Learn how digital mixing enhances hot water delivery in commercial and institutional facilities with tighter control over mixed outlet water delivery, far superior system management, potential for conserving energy, and better managing energy costs.

09/16/2015

Ames Fire & Waterworks provides Series LFAFBV-FP full-port, slow-close, gear-operated ball valves for use in fire suppression systems.

09/03/2015

SunTouch recently enhanced its WarmWire floor heating cables that use an electric wire to heat floors in any room. An affordable alternative to radiant heated mats, WarmWire is flexible for easy install around curves, angles and cut-outs.

09/01/2015

SunTouch unveiled three thermostats for controlling electric floor heating systems, the SunStat Connect, the SunStat Command, and the SunStat Core to provide homeowners and businesses options for enjoying the warmth of in-floor radiant electric heating.

08/17/2015

Watts Water appointed Chris Jamieson Vice President-Marketing. He’s responsible for taking the Watts Water family of innovative water solutions to market, including marketing strategy, market management, product training, communications and pricing.

07/27/2015

Watts Water recently unveiled www.onewattswater.com, a microsite that provides an overview of the broad selection of water products, services and solutions provided by its large family of companies.

07/22/2015

Watts today made available a new brochure on its Water Pressure Reducing Valves, the most extensive WPRV product line in the industry. The 12-page brochure details WPRVs for use in residential, commercial and OEM applications.

07/22/2015

Watts Radiant's R-flex is a pre-insulated, flexible, energy-saving PEX piping system with a durable, waterproof outer cover. It provides cost-effective distribution for heating ,cooling, and snow melting applications in residential and commercial.

07/22/2015

Watts Water's new 12-page brochure showcases a comprehensive family of plumbing, heating, and water quality products for residential applications. The brochure divides the offering into five categories for an all inclusive look into the products.

07/22/2015

Watts Water announced a 16-page brochure that showcases the company's wide range of plumbing, HVAC and water quality solutions for the healthcare design, building and construction industry.

06/24/2015

Powers today announced the IntelliStation, a system that allows managers of commercial and institutional facilities to ensure safe and efficient tempered water delivery. The IntelliStation provides optimal control for maintaining the water temperature.

06/24/2015

Powers has unveiled a line of ASSE/cUPC-listed point-of-use water mixing valves that meet ASSE 1070 performance requirements and provide temperature control to as low as 0.25-gallon-per-minute (gpm) flow.

06/24/2015

Dormont portable outdoor hose connectors are used to attach gas appliances such as grills, patio heaters, chimeneas and fire pits to natural gas or propane fuel sources. The hose connectors allow an appliance to be easily moved around.

06/24/2015

Watts Water today announced that Tony Johnson has joined the company as Regional Sales Manager — South Central. In that role, he is responsible for sales of Watts Water products and driving sales of the One Watts Water portfolio.

06/24/2015

Five Watts Water Technologies companies are addressing one of the biggest challenges plumbing contractor firms are tackling. The 12-page brochure highlights solutions for transforming a multi-family dwelling into a safe and efficient building.

06/22/2015

SunTouch launched a new, easy-to-navigate website designed for consumers considering floor heating or snow melting systems for homes or businesses. It helps contractors and DIYers find what they need for radiant floor heating or snow melting systems.

06/18/2015

Watts’ Smart 'N Soft, high-efficiency, water conditioners use a control valve and “smart brining” technique to conserve salt & water. The Vortech™ distribution system saves water, reduces chlorine, taste, & odor, and removes calcium, magnesium & iron.

06/02/2015

Watts track lavatory carriers feature a design that allows for independent adjustments of arms and easy installation by 1 person. Watts pre-boxes its track lavatory carriers for ease of installation, as well as transport and inventory.

06/02/2015

This brochure, Improving Patient Safety & Building Efficiency, showcases Watts Water’s wide range of plumbing, HVAC and water quality solutions for the healthcare design, building and construction industry.

05/27/2015

Watts announces Series LFB6080G2 full-port, 2-piece, forged bronze, lead free ball valves designed for hospitals, schools, commercial & industrial applications with full-port design and solid ball for maximum flow capacity and minimal pressure drop.

05/11/2015

In April 2015, Munish Nanda joined Watts Water as President, Americas. Previously, he served as President of Control Technologies from April 2011 to March 2015 and VP of Integrated Supply Chain for ITT's Fluid and Motion Control Group.

02/27/2015

Watts Series R12 commercial wall-mounted reverse osmosis water purification systems are designed for the reduction of total dissolved solids at flow rates up to 1200 gallons a day. The systems come in 3 different packages. Contact us for more information.

07/10/2013

Watts Water Technologies celebrated the grand opening of its new 30,000 square foot foundry. The facility is an expansion to the Franklin, NH plant – one of the corporation’s operating subsidiaries which produce products for many of its brands.