Products in the News Tippmann Post Driving Equipment introduces side mount adapter for driving u-channel posts Tippmann Side Mount Adapter fastens quickly to all u-channel posts ranging in size from 2 lb. per foot all the way up to a 4 lb. per foot post. Whether you are driving an 8 ft. post or a 14 ft. post, this adapter will allow you to drive from a height you are comfortable with and your feet on the ground. This adapter is equipped with 11 sturdy attachment pins, which fit all major manufacturer u-channel hole patterns. The side mount adapter is then held in place by a long retaining pin and clevis. Learn more about this adapter as well as view online video demonstrations by visiting propanehammer.com. Or call toll free for a free brochure: (866) 286-8046.
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SmartCover Systems provides real-time wireless communication solutions—connecting field to headquarters— monitoring sewer system flows to uncover and alert agency staff to potential damaging overflows and providing realtime condition assessment of pipelines, identifying problems before they cause failure. Example: A successful pilot program for the San Antonio Water System (SAWS) is now expanding to encompass the nation’s widest deployment of SmartCover units to lower operating costs by millions of dollars, reducing pressure on customer rates. In an earlier pilot, SAWS reduced maintenance by 94%, validating the value of the SmartCover solution. For more information, please visit www.smartcoversystems.com.
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New STAND-UP helps facilities mitigate their slip and fall liabilities by completely clearing away slippery ice and snow pack from their steps, walkways and ramps. STAND-UP is a great alternative to salt around facilities since it keeps working even after the sun goes down. STAND-UP will not track into buildings, and it will not damage expensive stamped concrete and brick pavers like salt can. For more information, watch a short video of STAND-UP in action at www.rhomar.com or call (800) 688-6221. 72
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Apttus is partnering with Carahsoft Technology Corp. to help public sector organizations modernize cumbersome, manually intensive contract management and approval processes. The partnership enables Carahsoft to sell Apttus’ suite of Salesforce-compatible products to federal, state and local government agencies. Together, Apttus and Carahsoft will help public sector organizations accelerate the entire contract process through automation of manual tasks like approval processes, activity tracking, collaboration, auditing processes, identifying relevant FAR clauses, and searching for contracts and related task orders; contract activities for managing GSA schedules, BPAs, IDIQs, BOAs, and GWACs; and management and enforcement of vendor obligations. For more information, please contact Cesar del Aguila at firstname.lastname@example.org.
February 2018 issue of the APWA Reporter, the official magazine of the American Public Works Association