Flomatic Valves News

Flomatic Appoints Scott S. Shimer as Vice President of Sales

Glens Falls, NY – February 20, 2024 – Flomatic®, a leading global valve manufacturer in the water and wastewater industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Scott S. Shimer as its Vice President of Sales. With a stellar track record in sales leadership and business development, Mr. Shimer brings over three decades of experience in… Read More

Flomatic Appoints Jim Tucci as the new Municipal & OEM Sales Manager

Glens Falls, NY – October 27, 2023 – Flomatic®, a leading global valve manufacturer in the water and wastewater industry, is pleased to announce the appointment of Jim Tucci as its new Municipal & OEM Sales Manager. With a distinguished engineering background and over two decades of industry experience, including the past ten years at… Read More

Model 745 Flo-Flex® Series Update

The new 745 Flo-Flex Series® design features a reduced valve body and cover wall thickness, which results in a lighter-weight valve. This makes it easier to lift and maneuver during installation, and it also reduces the risk of damage during shipping and handling. The new revised version is available in sizes 2” through 12”.  The… Read More

Flomatic Valves Unveils Model 92 – 3″ AWWA C508 Swing Check Valve, Meeting AIS Requirements

July 6th, 2023 Glens Falls, NY – Flomatic Valves, a leading provider of water control solutions, is delighted to unveil the new Model 92 – 3″ AWWA C508 Swing Check Valve. This valve is designed to meet the requirements of AWWA Standard C508 and complies with American Iron & Steel (AIS) provisions, ensuring superior performance,… Read More

From Humble Beginnings to Manufacturing Mastery: Flomatic’s Journey of Innovation & Leadership Since 1933

On April 4, 2023, we proudly celebrate our 90th year providing innovative solutions for the water and wastewater industry worldwide. Located 50 miles north of Albany, New York at the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains, Flomatic is situated at the heart of hometown USA in Glens Falls, New York overlooking the northern end of the… Read More

Protecting Your Home’s Private Well During Emergencies

The quality of drinking water from your water well system can be compromised during emergency situations like power outages and flooding. If you are a private well owner and a natural disaster has occurred on or near your property, it is important to take steps to ensure that your drinking water supply is safe. The… Read More

The Importance of Groundwater Awareness Week: Protecting Our Vital Resource

Water is essential to life on earth. It supports everything from plants and animals to humans and the entire ecosystem. We rely on it every day for basic needs like cooking, drinking, bathing, and farming. Despite covering 71% of the earth’s surface, only 3% of water is considered fresh water – the rest being salty ocean… Read More

Clean & Safe Potable Water: Why It Matters

As we recognize the importance of national heart health month, Flomatic dives deep into the importance of clean safe, potable water. Heart health starts with clean and safe water, and drinking water valves play a crucial role in ensuring that the water we consume is pure. Flomatic’s valves are manufactured using materials that are safe… Read More

Accelerating Lead-Free Water Systems: EPA Launches Lead Pipe Replacement Initiative

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has taken a crucial step towards achieving 100% lead-free water systems with the launch of the Lead Service Line Replacement Accelerators (LSLR) program. This initiative received support from the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law which has invested $50 billion in water and wastewater infrastructure, including $15 billion for lead service line replacement… Read More

Flomatic® Launches The ‘Water Hub Knowledge Center’

Flomatic’s new web based platform, The Water Hub Knowledge Center, provides insights, resources, and best practices to a wide range of stakeholders within the water and wastewater industry GLENS FALLS, NY – Flomatic® Valves has announced the availability of a new self-service education initiative hosted on Flomatic’s website which provides stakeholders updated digital training materials,… Read More