Latest News & Updates

May 29, 2014

Metropolitan Takes Action In Emergency Response Situations

City of Ottawa, Illinois   When a crucial lift station in the City of Ottawa flooded for the second time, the city turned to Metropolitan to upgrade the antiquated lift station built in 1955. The station was still able to run after the flood because of the submersible pumps, but because the equipment was starting […]

May 14, 2014

What’s New At Metropolitan?

As innovators in the water and wastewater industries, Metropolitan has the knowledge, experience and capabilities of developing new technologies to create reliable products within the Municipal, Commercial and Residential sectors of the industries. Metropolitan introduces four products recently added to our Ion products line and an update to the Level Management System (LMS II). Ion+ […]

May 6, 2014

Updates to Metropolitan Industries 2014 Seminar Schedule

We have updated our 2014 seminar schedule with courses designed to introduce and inform attendees of the latest industry technologies. Many of our courses have been approved by the state for continuing education credit.  All courses are free of charge and lunch is always provided. Future dates will be released at a later time, so […]

April 3, 2014

Kick Off To Trade Show Season

Metropolitan kicked off trade show season this past month with WATERCON in Springfield, the IL PHCC Expo in Oakbrook and the Ohio PHCC Show. The outcome of all three shows was phenomenal and with all of the new products we showcased, we definitely brought a lot of traffic to our booths. At WATERCON we featured […]

March 12, 2014

Upgraded Controls Provides Reliable Communication Network

As older municipal systems become outdated, Metropolitan Industries of Romeoville, Ill., is at the forefront in providing innovative solutions to upgrading controls for high-rise building automation systems, streamline industrial production systems and monitoring vital municipal pumping stations. Metropolitan has the knowledge and experience to design, integrate and maintain a custom SCADA system to fit every […]

March 11, 2014

An Uplifting Change

Published in January 2014 Issue of WaterWorld Magazine Expectation of future residential and industrial expansion to the City of Rock Falls, Ill. has contributed to the need for a recent upgrade to a 50 year old lift station. The station, built in the 1960s, was antiquated and the decision to install a more reliable lift […]

March 10, 2014

Metropolitan Awarded At Annual ASHRAE Show

As the official representatives of Navien America in the territories of Illinois, northwest Indiana and eastern Missouri, Metropolitan supports a network of distributors within the Midwest in providing homeowners with the highest-quality tankless water heating equipment and related accessories. At the annual ASHRAE Show, our wholesale division was awarded the distinction of selling over $3 […]

March 4, 2014

Metropolitan’s Remote Monitoring System Package

Metropolitan Industries offers a reliable, secure and simple solution to keep you informed with 24-hour supervisory ability. When you connect MetroMail™ to MetroCloud™, users receive alarm notification on applications where landline capabilities are not an option. MetroCloud™ provides the Wireless WWAN connection to the Internet to make communication possible.  Connecting the low cost MetroMail™, alarm […]

February 17, 2014

Metropolitan System Protects the City Water Supply

Cross connections between city water supply and water piping in certain types of public and private facilities constitute a potential public health risk. Owners of properties that pose an actual or potential risk of contamination are required to install some means of cross-connection control on the main water pipes that supply their buildings. A device […]

February 11, 2014

Metropolitan Provides Non-Potable Water Reuse Station to WWTP

An increasing number of water and wastewater utilities are using green technology in an effort to help conserve water and cut down on costs. Metropolitan Industries recently provided a non-potable, effluent water reuse station to the Village of Romeoville’s South Wastewater Treatment Plant with the expectation to provide both energy efficiencies and expand the village’s […]