WARNING: The Flood is Coming

The sun may be shining but it’s a fair assumption that there is a flood coming. Over the past few years flooding has become one of the UK’s hottest environmental topics. For many years, winter brings the misery of damage to homes and businesses, lengthy clean ups and the uncertainty of when, or if, it will all happen again. The question is: why does this keep happening and what can be done?

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Wilo Hot Water Circulators Replacement Guide

In this post we will help you choose the recommended replacements for the Wilo Top- STop-SD and the Myson SE Circulator range. We can always help you further if you require, just give us a ring on 01622 882400 and we will be happy to speak to you.

Wilo Circulators ReplacementTo replace your existing Top-S or Top-SD pump there are two options; If you have an old Wilo Top- S or (SD) pump the replacement for this is the Wilo Stratos or Stratos D range – a Premium high- efficiency pump which can be linked to a building management system. For example, if you have Top-S 40/10 the high efficiency direct replacement will be Wilo Stratos 40/1-10.

If you have an old Wilo Top- S pump which is not linked to a building management system the replacement for this is the Wilo Yonos Maxo or Maxo D range – a Standard high- efficiency pump.  For example, if you have a Top-S 30/10 the direct replacement will be Wilo Yonos Maxo 30//0.5-10. 

We also have several enquiries for the Wilo Myson SE Range, this can be replaced with the Yonos Maxo range. For example, if you have the Myson SE125 the direct replacement will be the Yonos Maxo 25/0.5-7 no spacer kit needed. If you have the Myson SE150 the replacement will be Yonos Maxo 40/0.5-4 and you will need a 24mm spacer kit.

Please call us if you have any further questions!

NITTO-KOHKI (MEDO COMPRESSORS)

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Atac Solutions now stock Nitto-Kohki Air Compressors, Nitto-Kohkis a world-renowned Japanese designer and manufacturer of high-tech components, tools and machines.
Their products include pumping systems with a wide range of applications e.g. in medical equipment, waste water treatment systems, and many other applications. Moreover electric, hydraulic and pneumatic power tools for use in industrial environments such as grinders and needle scalers and couplings for use in industrial, medical, biotechnology, nuclear, semiconductor and computer fields.

The Nitto Kohki ‘MEDO’ range are renowned for their unsurpassable performance and life expectancy of their unique diaphragm-less “Linear-Shuttle” LA Series air blowers.
  • Lifetimes should easily exceed 5-10 years dependant on operating parameters and atmospheric conditions.
  • Long Service Life: The rated specifications enable continuous operation for over 20,000 hours.
  • Increased air flow and lower noise levels.

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Be Prepared for a Flood!

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Winter is officially here..and ATAC Solutions are here to help you safeguard your home against flooding year. It is essential to plan ahead, there are several ways you can do this..

Personal Flood Plan
You can start by creating a personal flood plan which will help you decide what practical actions to take before and during a flood. To find out more about flood plans and download templates visit the Environment Agency flooding pages. 

Flood Damage Insurance
It is highly advisable to set up flood damage insurance if you are in a risk area. Be aware some companies my not cover all the costs for damages caused by flooding, but it certainly gives peace of mind.

Prevention Methods
Strengthen vulnerable areas, doors and windows are the main areas that needs to be protected. Flood boards are a popular option with many people as well as sandbags. If you have a property that suffers from regular flooding sandbags are only a temporary measure! Installation of sewer non-return valves below ground can protect your property against sewage and grey water backing up to your toilets and sinks. These methods are a lot easier than people first think! contact us today for some help.
Good insulation is also the first step towards preventing freezing / burst pipes. It can also be worth opening up cabinets that conceal pipes, as well as your loft hatch, to allow warm air to reach your plumbing. Keep your heating on to at least 15 degrees centigrade for a little while each day to prevent the pipes from freezing and bursting. 

Invest
England is well known for its unpredictable weather…invest in a flood protection kit and do not get caught out! Atac Solutions have a page dedicated to flood help. Atac Solutions Flood Page

 Flood Contacts Important to you

  • Water Removal; Gov.uk have a range of people and resources who can help you
  • Flood Warnings; you can register online or call the floodline on 0345 988 1188 FLOODLINE
  • Home Insurance; The National Flood Forum

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 Atac Solutions Pump Shop..What We Recommend For You!

Generators - Even if you get a power cut generators will allow you to continue the running of your pump.
Submersible Drainage Pumps - We have a wide range of submersible pumps do not hesitate to give us a ring for some help choosing which one you need for your property.
Sandbags - We have ‘Floodsax’ clean easy to store and fit alternative to sandbags for the protection of property from flooding. They are filled with a super-absorbent polymer which when dry lay flat and weight only 200g. Great for storing in the dryer months! 
Accessories - Inclusive of Hoses, Hose Clips, Strainers..Visit Accessories

We are always here to help, contact ATAC Solutions today on T: 01622 882400

All New Secoh JDK Series Available from 13th October 2014!

ATAC Solutions will have the brand new JDK 150/200/250 Series available from 13th October 2014!

You heard it here first…

Product Characteristic’s:

  • Simple Maintenance
  • Long Lifecycle
  • Low Noise Level
  • Protective Switch Inclusive
  • Connecting Hose and Relief Valve Included
  • LED Service Light (Cable Option)
  • Aluminium Housing

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SERVICE & MAINTENANCE

We offer a fully integrated servicing, maintenance and waste collection and disposal service for domestic and industrial clients throughout the UK. ATAC offers their clients the opportunity to protect their investment with regular hassle free planned maintenance to aid your compliance with your stringent consent to discharge license.

- Service contracts
- Equipment servicing
- Emergency cover
- Equipment repairs
- CCTV Surveys
- Drain jetting, graffiti removal and brickwork cleaning.
- Plumbing and guttering

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ATAC now sell Jung Pumpen on our pump site..!!

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For 90 years the name JUNG PUMPEN has stood for reliable and modern drainage technology. To a certain extent JUNG PUMPEN’s success can undoubtedly be attributed to the fact that the company always strives to offer the best possible solution. But another important success factor is its ongoing dialogue with partners and customers, because there is no other way for a company to create products that are customer-specific, marketable and technically up to date.

Congratulations to ATAC Solutions on achieving ISO 14001:2004 certification recently!

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ISO 14001

ATAC have proven that we..

- Reduce the cost of waste management
- Provide savings in consumption of energy and materials
- Lower distribution costs
- Improve our corporate image among regulators, customers and the public
- We minimize operations (processes, etc.) in how they negatively affect the environment (i.e., cause adverse changes to air, water, or land); (b) comply with applicable laws, regulations, and other environmentally oriented requirements. This is a continual improvement.

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