NEW PRODUCT IDEAS
Empex Watertoys® and Myrtha Pools have created a new sensation in splash parks. Myrtha provides long-lasting pool systems, which complement the Empex philosophy of creative innovation and high quality. As aquatics are continually evolving, coupling a splash park with the conventional pool is now the next generation of aquatic relaxation, exercise and play. Empex uses a larger pipe diameter to create a colorful, dynamic visual in splash parks. Using nonferrous durable composite and specialty plastics, Empex offers a lifetime corrosion warranty, less expensive construction and reduced maintenance.
Empex Watertoys: 866-833-8580
Reel It In
Pentair Commercial Aquatics offers a new innovation in lane line storage that prevents tangling and clumping. EZ Reel™ uses a proprietary lead screw technology that provides a traversing guide block sliding side-to-side, keeping lane lines properly aligned while reeling. The unit is made of lightweight, rugged stainless steel with a 1-inch, easy-to-grip captains' wheel at each end to make reeling and transporting simple.
Pentair Commercial Aquatics: 800-831-7133
Gyms For Dogs™ introduces Bridge Climb, a versatile signature piece for any dog play area. This eco-friendly and patent-pending product is designed for any sized dog and combines features that enable dogs to climb, view and even rest in a shaded area—making it an ideal dog play area starter piece. Bridge Climb is ideal for indoor daycare, indoor/outdoor boarding facilities, public parks, multi-family projects and residential settings. The natural look of the wood-like 100 percent recycled plastic provides dogs with an intuitive comfort level that encourages interaction.
Gyms for Dogs: 800-931-1562
Control the Noise
Ecore announced the launch of Everlast SmashTile. This 24-by-24-inch performance rubber tile has feet, measures 2.5 inches thick and is designed for weight room applications that require extreme durability and ultimate sound and shock absorption. SmashTile is able to absorb the impact from a dropped large weight onto its surface, resulting in a significant reduction in shock and sound. The footed design isolates low-frequency sound and vibration, while providing spring-like response to impact. The surface is available in 17 colors and can incorporate custom logos and designs.
Ecore Athletic: 866-795-2732
RenoSys, manufacturer of renovation products for the aquatic industry, now offers a full range of DuraTech™ Pool Grating to accommodate any pool gutter trench width or style. T-Bar, I-Bar and Interlocking styles, certified slip-resistant and made in the USA of colorfast, UV-resistant outdoor-grade polymers. Fiberglass, PVC, Polymer, Granite and Stainless Steel styles available. Ideal for pool professionals repairing and renovating aquatic facilities. Many styles are in stock for immediate shipment.
Cut It Quick
The new Jacobsen HR800™ 16-foot-wide rotary mower weighs nearly 2,000 pounds less than its direct competitor and can mow 20-plus acres per hour, making it the best choice for sports fields, parks and green spaces, schools, sports fields, airports, commercial grounds and golf courses. The HR800 is the second mower in a new series of wide-area rotary mowers from Jacobsen and comes standard with exclusive Tilt Sensor Technology, which monitors and adjusts mower decks to prevent rollovers in hilly conditions.
Haws® announced the launch of multiple new Bottle Fillers to its existing bottle filter and drinking fountain product lines. The 1920 and 3377BF is a versatile satin-finish bottle filler with push-button-operated stainless steel valve offering simple installation, compact size and low maintenance. Model 1920 is a versatile wall-mounted unit ideal for indoor or outdoor applications. Model 3377BF (pictured) is a bottle filler attachment with pedestal extension for the 3377 outdoor barrier-free green powder-coated pedestal drinking fountain.