Pentair Myers
Myers was founded in 1870 by Francis and Philip Myers in Ashland, Ohio. The brothers began by building farm implements and then engineered and manufactured the first double-acting hand pump that delivered water on both the up and down strokes. From this modest beginning, the Myers pump line grew and evolved over the decades to include wastewater removal and industrial pumps and systems. In 1960, the Myers family sold the business to the McNeil Corporation of Akron, Ohio. In 1986, the business was acquired by Pentair Inc. of St. Paul, Minn., where Myers is part of this $7.5 billion corporation’s water products group.

Address

1101 Myers Parkway
Ashland, OH 44805
United States
Phone: 855.274.8948
Fax: 419.281.9980

Products + Services

The Myers V2 Series is an innovative 2-hp submersible grinder pump designed specifically for use in today's complex wastewater environment. It features an advanced cutting technology and a semi-open impeller design. more
  • The Myers V2 Series is an innovative 2-hp submersible grinder pump designed specifically for use in today's complex wastewater environment. It features an advanced cutting technology and a semi-open impeller design. more
  • The 4VC and 4VCX (explosion-proof) submersible wastewater pumps are heavy-duty 4-in. non-clog pumps capable of passing a full 3-3/16-in. spherical solid. Myers’ rounded-port, two-vane, enclosed impellers prevent solids from binding or clogging and offer high operating efficiencies to cut pumping costs. The 4VC series’ modified constant velocity volute case provides smooth operation over... more
  • The SRA lift-out rail system provides ease of installation and removal for the centrifugal grinder pumps. It uses a cast-iron discharge elbow with an integrated ball check valve. It is available with spark-proof rails for hazardous locations and a polyethylene or fiberglass basin. more
  • The 4RH and 4RHX (hazardous location) submersible wastewater pumps are a good choice when difficult-to-pump fibrous or stringy solids are to be expected. The 4RH/4RHX series provides smooth, vibration-free operation when operating at heads higher than peak efficiency. They are designed for use in municipal lift stations, treatment plants and industrial waste applications. more

Videos

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Myers V Series Grinders Shred Wastewater Challenges
Myers V² Series Grinder


Gas Station Grinder Pump Helps Save Money

In 1999, the town of St. Leon, Ind., voted to upgrade its decentralized septic systems to a municipally operated sewage system. Because of varying elevation levels... more

Trading Up

In addition to office space and efficient creation of new products, one of the factors a manufacturer has to consider when constructing a new plant is disposal of... more

Examining the Benefits of Axial Cutter Grinder Design

The Myers V2 series grinder is engineered from the ground up in order to overcome the increased debris and higher pressure required in today’s wastewater environment. It... more

Demystifying Explosion‐Proof Submersible Pumps

When a discussion turns to requirements for “explosion‐proof” pumps, many people rely on word of mouth, past practices or even old wives tales, it seems. The... more

Proper Feeding of a Submersible Pump

Submersible pumps are similar to children: They need to be properly fed. When a submersible pump is installed in a manner that does not permit free flow into the eye of... more

Easy and Trouble-Free Self-Priming Centrifugal Pump Adjustments

Most manufacturers employ semi-open impellers in their self priming centrifugal sewage and trash pump designs. While other types of impellers—enclosed, open or recessed—... more

Pumps: Gas Station Grinder Pump Helps Save Money

A grinder pump located at a high-traffic gas station in St. Leon, Ind., was experiencing frequent maintenance issues, re­­quiring unclogging two to four times per... more

POLL

Are you planning to upgrade your current water/wastewater facilities in the next year?
Yes
52%
No, but will in the next 2 years
12%
No
22%
Undecided
14%
Total votes: 203
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ECOS forum highlights EPA’s relationships & approaches
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Determining an economical & effective approach to fulfilling the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals
In my December column, I discussed the United Nations (UN) Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that will shape the... more
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