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Students Grade AquaPhoenix Facility

November 7, 2019

On Tuesday, October 22, 2019 students from a local STEAM academy conducted three activities at AquaPhoenix Scientific. The purpose of their visit was to build on what they’ve been learning regarding the rain cycle and answer questions such as what

Process Excellence 2019

October 10, 2019

In today’s competitive global marketplace, operational excellence is not an option; it is the only way to succeed. Manufacturing companies must make the ongoing quest for excellence a top priority if they hope to remain viable and continue to meet …

Relay for Life 2019

May 21, 2019

AquaPhoenix employees and family members participated in the 2019 Relay for Life in Hanover, Pennsylvania this past weekend.

This annual fundraiser raises money for the American Cancer Society. This year, our goal was to raise $5,000 as a team and …

PA State 2019 STEM Design Challenge Finals

May 20, 2019

On Friday, May 17thFisher Science Education hosted the Pennsylvania State 2019 STEM Design Challenge Finals at Harrisburg University.

A group from AquaPhoenix joined Fisher and volunteered as judges for the event. Awards were given to the top …

Student Video Contest

March 8, 2019

What’s So Cool About Manufacturing?

 

The 2019 What’s So Cool About Manufacturing? contest for South Central PA is produced by MANTEC and features 21 teams from Adams, Cumberland, Dauphin, Lancaster, and York counties. The teams of students and teacher …

Best Supply Chain Management 2018

February 26, 2019

Going above and beyond to provide outstanding service to our customers has always been part of the AquaPhoenix culture. We are pleased to announce that our team has received the 2018 Award of Excellence for “Best Supply Chain Management” by …

AquaPhoenix Receives Award for Excellence in Growth and Innovation

October 10, 2017

image4 On October 5th, AquaPhoenix was honored to attend the MANTEC Excellence in Manufacturing Awards ceremony. AquaPhoenix President, Frank Lecrone, III, was part of the main stage discussion on “keeping your business in tune” and AquaPhoenix took home the …

AquaPhoenix Scientific increases capabilities with acquisition of H2trOnics

May 26, 2017

HANOVER, PA – May 25, 2017 – AquaPhoenix is excited to announce it has acquired H2trOnics, a water treatment equipment and software company based out of Grand Prairie, Texas. The H2trOnics product line includes pumps, tanks, sensors and controllers, as …

Open House Celebration

April 19, 2017

On April 6th, AquaPhoenix Scientific hosted an Open House to commemorate the new headquarters. The new and larger office located at 860 Gitts Run Road in Hanover boasts a two-story office space and a modern, climate-controlled warehouse.

Open house guests …

AquaPhoenix Scientific Relocates to a Larger, Modern Facility

March 14, 2017

AquaPhoenix Scientific has once again expanded its business operations, this time moving into a newly renovated facility on 860 Gitts Run Road, Hanover, PA. The new building is just down the street from our previous location and boasts a new, …

Our 7th Award of Excellence!

February 14, 2017

We are pleased to announce that our team has again received the Award of Excellence for “Outstanding Supply Chain Management” by Fisher Science Education for 2016!

This is the sixth consecutive year that AquaPhoenix has received an Award of Excellence …

AquaPhoenix Scientific Hosts Educators for a Kemtec Science Workshop

May 9, 2016

AquaPhoenix recently invited educators from various school districts to attend an on-site, hands-on workshop to demonstrate the company’s Kemtec brand of science kits.  The educators had the opportunity to attend 3 sessions and select from 8 featured science kits.  Topics …

AquaPhoenix Acquires New Building

April 11, 2016

On Tuesday, March 29, 2016, AquaPhoenix Scientific acquired the property at 860 Gitts Run Road, Hanover to establish a new home-base and secure additional space for the future growth of the company.  It includes 22 acres of land and more …

AquaPhoenix Receives Sixth Award of Excellence from Fisher Science Education

February 18, 2016

AquaPhoenix is pleased to announce that our team has received the Award of Excellence for “Best Supply Chain Management”by Fisher Science Education for 2015.

This is the fifth consecutive year that AquaPhoenix has received an Award of Excellence from Fisher …

AquaPhoenix Walks to Eliminate Domestic Violence

August 17, 2015

There is an old saying: “You can’t really understand another person’s experience until you’ve walked a mile in their shoes.” Walk a Mile in Her Shoes® asks men to literally walk one mile in women’s high-heeled shoes.  On August 14, …

AquaPhoenix Supports the Relay for Life

July 13, 2015

AquaPhoenix was well represented at the Hanover Relay for Life held on July 10-11, 2015.  In our 5th year participating in the event, there were 29 employees and 21 family/friends who took turns walking around the track in support of …

Riding for Charity

July 2, 2015

A big shout-out to AquaPhoenix employee, Brandon Taylor, for biking 141 miles over 2 days to help raise money and awareness for the National MS Society.

Brandon partnered up with the Thermo Fisher Scientific team as they participated in the …

Spring Grove Students Win Award at NASA Rocket Launch Program!

April 17, 2015

Congratulations to the Spring Grove Area High School Student Launch Team as they took top honors at the NASA Student Launch Competition in Huntsville, Alabama!

The team won the altitude award for being only 11 feet off of their target …

AquaPhoenix Sponsors Students in NASA Rocket Launch Program

March 25, 2015

AquaPhoenix is proud to once again support the Spring Grove High School Student Launch Initiative (SLI) program as an official sponsor. This year, the 2015 SLI team used the rocketry kits built at AquaPhoenix in their educational programming.

On March …

AquaPhoenix Receives Fourth Consecutive Award of Excellence.

February 26, 2015

AquaPhoenix is pleased to announce that our team has received the Award of Excellence for “Best Sales Support” by Fisher Science Education for 2014. Voting for this award is handled by Fisher Science Education sales and support specialists. AquaPhoenix received …

ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at APS

October 24, 2014

Frank Lecrone, President, and Henry Buschinski, GM, recently accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge at the end-of-summer company picnic.  At that time Frank challenged several individuals on the management team to participate.  The employees were give 2 weeks to raise …

AquaPhoenix Judges 1st Annual PA STEM Design Challenge

May 16, 2014

On May 2, 2014, more than 300 students, grades 4-8, gathered at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology to compete in the statewide finals of the 2014 Pennsylvania STEM Design Challenge, a competition that encourages students to apply skills in …

AquaPhoenix Donates Bridge Kits

Sixth graders at Annunciation B.V.M. School used engineering kits donated by AquaPhoenix as part of their curriculum.  The students built bridges and then tested their weight by placing objects on top until they collapsed.  Students collaborated in small groups to …

Fisher Science Education Recognizes AquaPhoenix Scientific with Awards of Distinction

March 7, 2014

At their 2014 annual Sales Meeting, Fisher Science Education recently recognized AquaPhoenix Scientific as Supplier of the Year  for 2013.   AquaPhoenix also received this award in 2011.  To be considered for this accolade, the supplier must provide exceptional quality products, …

Partnering with Texas Instruments for AP® Chemistry

November 21, 2013

Our new line of Kemetc AP® Chemistry kits were recently featured during mini-workshops in the Texas Instruments booth at the CAST show in Houston, TX.  We have partnered with Texas Instruments and incorporated their TI-Nspire™ CX Handheld into our …

Laboratory Services

December 26, 2012

For water treatment plants, testing the quality of the water regularly is one of the most important things a company can do. When facing issues with your water treatment system, properly testing the water can be crucial in discovering the …

H2trOnics: The One Stop Shop!

December 12, 2012

Your company offers a vital service to a lot of people everyday: clean water. In order for you to provide that service, you need the right equipment. Having faulty or low quality pumps or controllers could lead to world of …

When Disaster Strikes

November 28, 2012

In the last few years, we have seen a great deal of natural disasters in the form of hurricanes and tornados. When these storms hit, often times the first thing people look to is their water source. Is there enough? …

Software Can Make Your Monitoring and Reporting Easy

November 14, 2012

 

Are you still monitoring your systems the old-fashioned way? Binders may feel familiar and comfortable, but there is now a much more efficient way to fulfill your reporting needs that doesn’t require constant binder updating and having to flip …

Implementing a New System? Ask These Questions

October 24, 2012

Making the transition to a new water treatment system can be a daunting task. Before you get started, here are a few key questions to ask any company you’re considering to help you with the new equipment package.

Can they

What’s So Hard About Soft Water?

October 10, 2012

You may have heard the terms “hard water” and “soft water”, but do you know what those terms mean?

Hard water simply refers to water that contains high concentrations of calcium and magnesium ions. Water with more than 100 mg/L …

Why is Water Treatment So Important?

September 26, 2012

The fact that the simple turn of a tap delivers clean, safe water to our homes is easily taken for granted. It’s easy to forget that behind the convenience are water treatment plants and hard-working water treatment professionals making sure …

Are You Overlooking Softener Elution Studies?

September 12, 2012

Water treatment specialists often overlook a very important maintenance item – softener elution studies. But now, the detection of water softener regeneration issues can be automated and easily reported with H2TrOnics’ Softwatch application.

Softwatch performs an elution study each time …

Chlorine Dioxide: What It Is and Why We Recommend It

August 22, 2012

If you’ve browsed our new site, you know that we strongly recommend the use of chlorine dioxide (ClO₂) as a disinfectant in a wide variety of systems, especially small cooling systems. We thought we would explain exactly why that is …