Projects & Installations

Tripling Down on Reliable High-Rise Building Water Pressure at the Double Tree

Vertical multi stage pump system 2100 and a Metro-Tech III controller. Over the years, Metropolitan Industries has worked on designing products and systems for applications large and small. From residential sump pumps to major pressure booster systems for large municipalities, we know how to scale our expertise. We’ve also become familiar with the inner workings [...]

Air-Gap Break Tank Installation to Benefit the Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago’s New 10 Billion-Plus Capacity Reservoir

When everything is working smoothly with a water system, whether that system is delivering potable water or removing wastewater or storm water, few people give any thought to what is taking place. When something goes wrong, however, the entire story changes and the complexities of a properly functioning water system becomes increasingly important to everyone [...]

Metropolitan Builds and Installs New Prefabricated Disinfection Building in Park Forest

Even the best designed and most regularly maintained systems eventually reach end of life. From worn components to growing demands that aging equipment can no longer accommodate, this is an inevitable reality associated with running a municipal water supply. Like all well managed municipalities, Park Forest, Ill., understands this. When systems show their age, villages [...]

Metropolitan Upgrades and Designs New Pump System for One North LaSalle Building

The One North LaSalle Building is a building in the LaSalle Street corridor in the Loop community area of Chicago. It was for some time one of Chicago’s tallest buildings. Previously the domestic water in the building was supplied via a duplex pump system and tank in the sub-basement which pumped water up to the [...]

Ottawa, Illinois Upgrades City Pump Monitoring to Remotely Hosted Cloud SCADA System

As one of the most common industrial control systems, a Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system is of critical importance to municipalities. By allowing for the centralized monitoring of the larger water system — wastewater treatment, storm water, water treatment, lift stations, etc. — SCADA systems streamline access and help ensure that everything is [...]

Helping Oak Lawn Put A Roof Overhead

Pump stations come in many shapes and sizes. With so many options for customization depending on the needs of the customer, you could almost say that no two pump stations are exactly alike. That might be a bit of a stretch, but it’s definitely not a stretch to say that all pump stations aren’t created [...]