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December

Advances in ADA Design for Healthcare

City of Industry, CA
December 20, 2017

Some healthcare facilities are leading the way and are striving to meet the needs of all patients to offer not only healthy and safe spaces, but inclusive spaces as well. Recent advances in plumbing design, especially with universal and ADA bathroom design, are helping those facilities meet their goals.

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The Wholesaler Names Donald E. Morris Person of the Year

City of Industry, CA
December 8, 2017

Donald E. Morris is featured in the December 2017 Edition of The Wholesaler as Person of the Year. The Wholesaler, a trade publication for the plumbing, heating, cooling and industrial PVF industries, selects one person for this honor each year.

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Murdock® Custom Colors, Graphics & Logos

City of Industry, CA
December 1, 2017

Looking for a specific color to match an existing wall or color pattern? No problem. Murdock® Manufacturing has the unique ability to match all Drinking Fountains, Water Coolers and Bottle Fillers to any existing Pantone® color swatch. Color match your unit so that you don’t have to design your space around it… make it a part of the room!

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Introducing H2O to go!™ – Indoor Bottle Fillers

City of Industry, CA
December 1, 2017

Fill up. Cool down. Get going! Murdock® is proud to announce the newest addition to our line of industry-leading bottle fillers: H2O to go!™ With a slimmer body and more inviting aesthetics than traditional bottle fillers, H2O to go!™ is the refreshing, eco-friendly alternative to waste that comes from plastic water bottles. Simply fill and refill your own bottle to enjoy maximum hydration, while the sleek body of H2O to go!™ offers style and functionality in any environment.

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November

New Morris Group University Video Library Offers Online Learning

City of Industry, CA
November 30, 2017

The MGU video library features videos for Morris Group International, Acorn Engineering Company, Acorn Controls, AcornVac Plumbing Systems, Inc., Chronomite, Inc., Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co., Murdock Manufacturing, Neo-Metro, Potter-Roemer and Whitehall Manufacturing.

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Cannistraro Brings Historic Seaport Building Back to Life

Montgomery, AL
November 21, 2017

When Cannistraro, Boston’s largest Mechanical Contractor, needed 225 feet of trench drain for their new fabrication facility, they turned to Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co.

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REACH VET – A Predictive Approach to Suicide Prevention

City of Industry, CA
November 9, 2017

Veterans Administration research shows that 20 veterans die by suicide every day, and in the words of VA Secretary David J. Shulkin, “One suicide is too many.” The VA is now taking a predictive approach to suicide prevention. Six years ago, the VA committed to putting resources, services and all technology available towards reducing Veteran suicide. Part of that effort is a program called Recovery Engagement and Coordination for Health – Veterans Enhanced Treatment (REACH VET), a program that began as a pilot in October of 2016 and was fully implemented across the VA in April of this year.

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BestCare® Brochure Showcases Industry Leader in Ligature Resistance

City of Industry, CA
November 9, 2017

Whitehall Manufacturing is proud to announce the release of the BestCare® Ligature-Resistant Fixtures & Accessories Brochure. BestCare ligature-resistant fixtures and accessories are designed to meet the unique application challenges faced by behavioral healthcare facilities seeking to maintain the desired balance between patient safety and security, as well as creating a non-institutional environment.

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October

Stainless Steel Threshold Drain Featured in MCAA Smart Solutions Case Study

Montgomery, AL
October 26, 2017

MCAA’s Smart Solutions publication is featuring a case study of Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co.’s threshold drain in their Summer 2017 issue.

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September

What Is Fermenting In Your Drains Might Ruin Your Wine

Montgomery, AL
September 22, 2017

Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co. has published a new blog post explaining how rogue bacteria and unwanted yeast strains might be interfering with your winemaking process. Read the post to find out where the bacteria may be hiding and how to avoid this issue altogether.

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What Is Fermenting In Your Drains Might Ruin Your Cheese

Montgomery, AL
September 22, 2017

Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co. has published a new blog post detailing what impact choosing the wrong type of floor drain can have on your cheesemaking and what type of drain to consider in order to avoid ruining your product.

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Smith Releases New Trench Drain Brochure and Website Update

Montgomery, AL
September 22, 2017

Smith Trench Drains has released a new brochure and update to the trench drain section of our website. The brochure is a comprehensive look at Smith’s entire trench drain line, including cast iron, polypropylene, stainless steel, polymer concrete and fiberglass models.

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August

Chronomite Releases New Brochure and Flyers

City of Industry, CA
August 8, 2017

Chronomite is proud to announce our new Electric Tankless Water Heaters Brochure. In the brochure, find the newest additions to our family of Instantaneous Electric Water Heaters.

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July

Meet TempFlow®, A Superior Thermostatic Zone Valve

City of Industry, CA
July 24, 2017

Acorn Controls is pleased to announce TempFlow®, our first thermostatic zone valve for commercial and industrial applications. TempFlow™ overcomes a problem that is common with the use of circuit setters for zone balancing systems.

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Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co. Introduces Stainless Steel Threshold Drain

Montgomery, AL
June 19, 2017

Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co. has introduced a linear stainless steel threshold drain for use front of elevators, elevator lobbies, doorways, stairways and similar applications to receive and drain water with flow rates up to 100 GPM.

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June

Larsen's Releases New Website & ProSelect Tool!

Minneapolis, MN
June 19, 2017

Larsen’s Manufacturing Company is proud to announce the launch of a fully redesigned website with a brand new look that is sleek and easy to navigate, as well as multiple user-friendly features.

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Tesla, Inc. installs AcornVac Vacuum Plumbing Systems at Their New, State-of-the-Art Gigafactory

City of Industry, CA
June 19, 2017

To meet such an enormous challenge, Tesla is building one of the world’s largest clean manufacturing facilities; in the process, it is also reinventing the manufacturing process. This means that plans constantly change, and that changes have to be incorporated on the fly. One of these changes was Tesla’s decision to go with AcornVac’s vacuum plumbing system.

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May

Larsen’s Flame-Shield® Cabinets Maintain the Integrity of Fire-Rated Walls

Minneapolis, MN
May 16, 2017

Larsen’s Manufacturing offers a Flame-Shield® fire-rated option on many of the fire extinguisher cabinets, fire department valve cabinets, fire hose cabinets, and fire blanket cabinets.

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Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co.® Expands Best In Class Stainless Steel Drain Line

Montgomery, AL
May 16, 2017

Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co.®, known for its quality engineering plumbing and drainage products, has expanded its Best In Class Stainless Steel drain line. Stainless Steel is one of the most popular and widely used materials available today due to its appearance, durability, and long life.

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Introducing Neo-Metro® Continued Education Training

City of Industry, CA
May 16, 2017

Neo-Metro proudly provides a continued education training class designed to educate representatives, customers and employees on the latest luxury products and services in the hospitality industry.

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April

Morris Group International Releases New Corporate Brochure

City of Industry, CA
April 27, 2017

The new brochure outlines the vast and unbeatable product lines offered by 23 of the most dynamic plumbing and drainage manufacturers and representative agencies in the industry. The various divisions and partners of MGI go above and beyond for their customers, and are bested by none!

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Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co.® is Pleased to Announce the Release of the Fine-Line® Linear Shower Drain.

Montgomery, AL
April 27, 2017

Available with an array of diverse drain grates, the Fine-Line Linear Shower Drain adds beauty and artful design to each shower application. The Fine-Line boasts a sophisticated linear look and grate selection that pairs perfectly with multiple aesthetics including natural stone, marble, ceramic tile, porcelain tile and solid surface materials.

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Acorn Ligature-Resistant Fixtures The Simple & Best Choice

City of Industry, CA
April 21, 2017

Acorn Engineering Company® is proud to announce Acorn ligature-resistant fixtures! Acorn ligature-resistant fixtures properly integrate style and functionality to minimize ligature points. The ligature-resistant line is vandal-resistant and manufactured to keep inmates safe, protect institutions, and make retrofit easier and more cost-effective.

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Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co. Zip Trench™, Figure No. 9960, A 12” Wide Polypropylene Trench Drain

Montgomery, AL
April 21, 2017

Jay R. Smith Mfg. Co. has introduced the newest product in their line of Trench Drain Systems, the Zip Trench™. The Zip Trench is a 12” wide polypropylene trench drain with a high storage capacity that offers a less expensive, labor saving alternative to cast in place trench drains.

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March

Larsen-Loc®: Innovation And Ingenuity

Minneapolis, MN
March 25, 2017

Since its release in 1997, LARSEN-LOC® remains the first system to provide the protection of a locked cabinet without requiring the breaking of glass to gain access to the fire extinguisher or other life safety contents.

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Larsen’s Manufacturing Company expanding

Minneapolis, MN
March 25, 2017

Larsen’s Mfg. Acquired by Morris Group International. With 60 years of leadership in the production of fire protection equipment, Larsen’s Manufacturing Company has once again expanded its industry exposure by joining with Morris Group International in 2016.

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January

MGI Announces the Release of a New Corporate Video

City of Industry, CA
January 25, 2017

With 25 divisions and 1700 employees, Morris Group International continues to progress, thrive and expand! We are excited to announce the release of a new Corporate Video detailing the various divisions and myriad of talents exhibited at MGI. This fast and fun video showcases MGI’s ability to identify the strengths of each division and integrate them together to form the highest quality of service to the customer. Meet the heads of many MGI divisions including AcornVac, Acorn Bee, Chronomite, Murdock Manufacturing, Neo-Metro and more.

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