October 2, 2019

Manufacturing Week: Senator John Thune Visits Maguire Iron

Manufacturing Week in South Dakota was the perfect opportunity for Senator John Thune to tour Maguire Iron and highlight the importance of skilled trades. Sioux Falls – “I think a lot of people in South Dakota don’t realize just how much manufacturing we have in our state,” said South Dakota Senator John Thune. “We have a lot of people who […]
September 19, 2019

Leadership Sioux Falls Selects Maguire Iron Marketing Director Brian Cooper

SIOUX FALLS—Thirty-two individuals have been selected to comprise the 34th class of the Evan C. Nolte Leadership Sioux Falls program, including Maguire Iron’s Director of Marketing Brian Cooper. Class participants, who represent a variety of businesses, industries and non-profit agencies, will spend the next eight months learning about our community and honing their personal leadership skills. A signature program of […]
September 5, 2019

The Maguire Iron Podcast: 6: Water Systems Engineering

Water quality is an important issue in the potable water industry today. On this episode of The Maguire Iron podcast, Roger Miller of Water Systems Engineering discusses water quality, lab testing, biofilm and a host of other water chemistry topics.
August 28, 2019

Water Tank Interior Inspection Types

The interior of a water storage tank is one of the most important parts of water distribution as the tank holds treated potable water for end-users within the system. Organic and inorganic residues can collect on surfaces inside water storage tanks and can lead to taste and odor issues, problems with regulatory compliance and can cause other complications within the […]
August 5, 2019

The Maguire Iron Podcast: 5: American Water Works Association

The American Water Works Association is an international, nonprofit, scientific and educational society dedicated to providing total water solutions assuring the effective management of water. Founded in 1881, the Association is the largest organization of water supply professionals in the world. AWWA’s membership includes over 4,300 utilities that supply roughly 80 percent of the nation’s drinking water and treat almost half […]
July 22, 2019

Water Tank Inspection Areas of Focus

Water towers are used as primary water storage for many communities. They are designed to provide safe potable water, reliable water pressure and fire protection. To keep a water tower functioning properly, annual inspections should be conducted.