Latest News & Updates

January 11, 2013

Future Navien NPE series trainings scheduled

  Due to the overwhelmingly positive reception from our most recent Navien NPE series training, Metropolitan is excited to announce two future trainings to take place in February. The first will take place at the St. Louis, Mo. branch of Connor Co. on Tuesday, Feb. 5. The training will be held from 2:00 p.m. to […]

January 4, 2013

Florida municipality upgrades to housed pump system

  At Metropolitan Industries, our reach extends far beyond the Midwest. Our national sales team can supply customized pumping solutions shipped fully assembled for ease of installation. Over the years, we have provided domestic water booster systems, complete sump and sewage lift station packages and many more of our cataloged products to customers not just […]

December 20, 2012

Nicor Rebate Program helping businesses save

  Through participating in the Nicor Gas Energy Efficiency Program, Dominican University was given the opportunity to upgrade existing heating equipment in its facilities, and save significantly in the process. Developed to offer large businesses the opportunities to improve the energy efficiency of their facilities and save money, Dominican participated in the Nicor Gas Business […]

December 14, 2012

Municipal Water Treatment Facility Upgrades Booster Pump System

To supply the desired cooling water to the facility, Metropolitan provided a customized triplex booster pump system. One of the primary aspects of our company that makes Metropolitan Industries an ideal partner for business is our dedicated design and service staffs. No matter how complex your job may be, Metropolitan is determined to meet your [...]
December 6, 2012

Test lab critical in recent pressure reducing valves seminar

  In an effort to educate our business partners on the workings of pressure reducing valves, we recently hosted a training seminar on the subject, with our state-of-the-art test lab playing a decisive role in its success. Instructed by Metropolitan commercial sales manager Mike Ponx and long-time service technician Mike Ihnat, the course was designed […]

November 29, 2012

Metropolitan tackles confined space dangers

  Now more than ever, municipalities are addressing the dangers of below ground pump stations to protect both entrants into confined spaces and the investment of systems themselves. The United States Department of Labor requires a permit for those seeking to enter confined spaces for system repair, accompanied by rigorous guidelines those involved with the […]

November 20, 2012

MetroMail™ monitoring system included in recent lift station retrofit

Metropolitan Industries recently completed a stand-alone version of MetroMail™, the company’s very own alarm notification system. The company will receive alarm notification via text message and/ or email through the internet. When implemented to monitor any pump or electrical system, MetroMail™ has the capability to send email alerts to notify users of equipment status or […]

November 15, 2012

Local municipality completes major lift station renovation

  Metropolitan Industries has extensive experience in the implementation and upgrade of lift stations. For over 50 years, we have provided components and even complete prefabricated lift stations as single-source systems that include all equipment required for operation. Services such as design assistance and a 24/7 service department help ensure systems are engineered to meet […]

November 9, 2012

New Navien tankless water heater introduced

  As an official representative of Navien America, Metropolitan is at the forefront of innovations in tankless water heating technology. For years we’ve supplied customers with energy-efficient Navien tankless water heaters and combination units designed to provide the premier hot water experience. Making the Navien brand even more exciting is the introduction of the new […]

November 1, 2012

Metropolitan teams up with LAARS®

  Metropolitan Industries, Inc. is officially a representative of LAARS® Heating Systems Company, giving us a new line of residential and commercial boilers, water heaters and combination units. LAARS® regional manager Van Culberson has held training at Metropolitan on separate occasions over the past month to ensure Metropolitan’s sales and service divisions are fully equipped […]