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13 WorldWide Drilling Resource ® JULY 2020 Flomatic ® Announces NSF/ANSI 61 and 372 Certifications on All VFD Models Flomatic ® announced all of its variable frequency drive (VFD) series of check valves are NSF/ANSI 61 certified for drinking water systems. In addition to NSF/ANSI 372, the low lead standard has a weighted average of 0.25% lead content by dry weight. NSF/ANSI 61 Drinking Water Standards a re a set of national standards which establish stringent requirements for equipment coming in contact with potable water. The test uses different water pH levels to a more challenging chemical certification. The company offers a wide range of patented VFD check valve configurations in unleaded bronze, stainless steel, and ductile iron, specially designed for use with VFD- controlled submersible pumps. Flomatic’s unique VFD valves are designed to minimize flow losses and hydraulic shocks in the pumping system. WHO’S IN THE NEWS Tom Moffitt opens a new chapter in his life after 23 years with Epiroc/Atlas Copco/Ingersoll- Rand. Having grown up around drilling equip- ment, you could say drilling is in his blood. “I am excited about the next chapter in my career and exploring sales and product manage- ment opportunities in the heavy equipment indus- try,” he stated. Breaking News Additional announcements from Florida Ground Water Association, Grundfos, Common Ground Alliance, Tug Valley Mining Institute, and Sandvik Mining and Rock Technology, can be found by clicking this box in our online issue: Send your Who’s in the News to: