TAG: Weathermatic

People on the Move: Promotions/appointments from PBI-Gordon; Profile Products; Aspire; Doosan Bobcat; and Weathermatic

July 10, 2019By

Shawn Fopma has joined PBI-Gordon Corp. as a sales representative. Based in Bondurant, Iowa, Fopma is responsible for PBI-Gordon product sales to golf course and turfgrass management customers in Iowa and Nebraska. Fopma was most recently the assistant director of the Iowa Turfgrass Institute. While there, he managed day-to-day operations and implementation of the nonprofit association’s strategic plans, membership programs... read more

Weathermatic dubs Morris chairman of the board

April 29, 2015By

The Weathermatic board of directors elected Malcolm Morris as the chairman of the board. Morris currently serves as chairman of Stewart Title Guaranty Company and vice chairman of Stewart Information Services Corp. He is a member and fellow of the American Bar Association and the State Bar of Texas and the Houston Bar Association. Morris is also the past president... read more

A look at controller trends

February 17, 2015By
photo: WINCHEL IRRIGATION

With today’s advances in water tech, irrigators see the benefits in efficiency and affordability. U.S. water rates are rising, water restrictions are becoming the norm, and technology is more affordable than ever before. Together, these facts are driving trends in irrigation controllers, setting the stage for more efficient, affordable and compliant watering on residential and commercial landscapes across the country.... read more

How 5 firms cut down clients’ water use, bills

July 2, 2014By

The U.S. uses more gallons of water outdoors per day than there are people on the planet. The ratio: 9 billion gallons to 7 billion people. More startling than that is 50 percent of that outdoor water is wasted due to overwatering, according to the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) WaterSense program. It’s landscape and irrigation professionals like Kurt Thompson who... read more

Weathermatic sells Salco Products to NYX Industries

September 24, 2012By
Logo: Salco Products

DALLAS—Weathermatic has sold Salco Products to its longtime trading partner, NYX Industries, a subsidiary of Soporte General, with companies in a variety of water industries. Salco is a 45-year-old manufacturer of low-volume products for residential, commercial and municipal installations. “This transaction is a true win-win for both organizations,” says Weathermatic CEO Mike Mason. “NYX Industries is acquiring an established brand and gaining access... read more

Weathermatic

September 13, 2012By
Photo: Weathermatic

SmartLink is the intelligent, affordable, web-based landscape irrigation solution that allows landscape contractors to manage all their sites from any computer or mobile device and a simple Internet connection. This technology is already saving the world’s leading contractors thousands of dollars in labor and fuel for trips to adjust controllers. It also allows property owners to get real-time visibility to the dramatic water savings from SmartLine. SmartLinkNetwork.com read more