Industry News + Articles

Dec 5 2019Education, Training
Metropolitan Industries provides versatile solutions to the most dynamic water and wastewater movement and management challenges.   Editor's Note:…
Touch Screen/Operator Interface communicates data to cloud SCADA system.
Touch Screen/Operator Interface communicates data to cloud SCADA system.
Oct 23 2019Lift Stations
Mechanical equipment in lift stations do wear over time, but also can be a contributing factor to population growth, city development, improvements…
Employees of Emmons Pump & Control outside the business in front of the company's logo
Emmons Employees Pictured Left to Right: Beth Lounsbury, Drew Fox, Trent Emmons, Chris Roloson, Kim Emmons, Logan Geurtze, Nick Robinson, Ryan Frank, Eric Bashford.
Sep 13 2019Editorial/Topical
Metropolitan Ind. Acquires Emmons Pump & Control Acquisition seeks to demonstrate passion for developing & expanding products in the water…
Aug 12 2019Lift Stations
Metropolitan Ind. was consulted on a custom design for a lift station rehab project.
Jun 25 2019Pumping Systems
Metropolitan Ind. manufactures complete housed pumping systems that accommodate the unique requirements of each job site. Housing types can be…
Prefabricated housed station, built and configured by Metropolitan Ind., servicing surrounding homes within its neighborhood
Prefabricated housed station, built and configured by Metropolitan Ind., servicing surrounding homes within its neighborhood
May 8 2019Software, Infrastructure Management
An uptick in the home-building market signifies changes on many different levels that seem to ripple around a community. The first and most obvious…
Apr 9 2019Pumping Systems
In conjunction with Joseph J. Henderson, general contractor and engineer of Baxter & Woodman, Metropolitan Ind. supplied the city of Joliet with…
Feb 21 2019Disinfection
Even the best-designed and most regularly maintained systems eventually reach the end of their lives. From worn components to growing demands that…
Dec 4 2018Data, SCADA
Historically, most supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) systems have relied on a single centralized computer and end-to-end telemetry to…
Sep 13 2018SCADA Systems
MetroCloud is a cloud-based supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system that uses a cloud infrastructure hosted by secure third-party…
Jun 25 2018Water Recycling & Reuse
The effluent reuse system delivered to the Joliet-East wastewater treatment plant is aboveground and houses the piping, valves and controls. The…
One of three non-potable water systems with an air-gap break tank for providing seal water to the deep-tunnel pumps
One of three non-potable water systems with an air-gap break tank for providing seal water to the deep-tunnel pumps.
May 8 2018Pumping Systems
When everything is working smoothly with a water system, whether that system is delivering potable water or removing wastewater or storm water, few…
Feb 16 2018Pumps
Metropolitan Industries’ recent involvement in the Silicon Valley Advanced Water Purification Center (SCAWP) focused on the greater Silicon Valley…
Dec 13 2017SCADA
Seeking to update its SCADA system, the city of Ottawa ditched its radio communications for a cloud-based system that can be accessed from mobile…
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