Smith & Loveless Inc.

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Smith & Loveless Inc. Products

  • Smith & Loveless - Headworks Systems - Headworks Retrofits

    Smith & Loveless has lead the grit removal industry for 4 decades with the PISTA® Grit Removal System.  Many of our original systems are still in operation, so if your older system is in need of an upgrade, we have plenty of new parts that can bring your system up to the current technology. S&L retrofit technology is available for competing units as well.



    Smith & Loveless recommends a preventative maintenance provision to drain your PISTA® Grit Chamber once a year for inspection of the wetted items. Just like our pump stations, Smith & Loveless works to make everything easily accessible for the operator and technicians. Once drained, the floor of the chamber will have grit that has not made it to the grit hopper. Remember “you have essentially frozen a moment in...

  • PISTA - Grit Concentrator Retrofit

    PISTA - Grit Concentrator Retrofit

    The durable PISTA® Grit Concentrator, featuring a large discharge orifice, effectively functions as a primary grit washing and dewatering device. The PISTA® Grit Concentrator separates the pumped flow into basic components of water, organics, and grit. Working in concert with the PISTA® TURBO™ Grit Washer and PISTA® Grit Screw Conveyor, the...

  • PISTA - Grit Screw Conveyor Retrofit

    PISTA - Grit Screw Conveyor Retrofit

    The second-stage PISTA® Grit Screw Conveyor is designed to work in concert with the complete PISTA® Grit Removal System, providing superb dewatering and high retention of fine grit without the burden of high maintenance. The lamella plate design aids in the retention of fine grit while reducing turbulence and overflow. Dewatered grit discharges into container for disposal while the flow...

  • OPTIFLOW - Model 270 - Baffle System Retrofit

    OPTIFLOW - Model 270 - Baffle System Retrofit

    With more than 2,500 PISTA® Grit Chamber installations worldwide, Smith & Loveless continues to advance the science of grit removal with the new patent pending OPTIFLOW 270® Baffle System for any  270° vortex unit. The OPTIFLOW 270® Baffle System brings previously unachieved grit removal efficiencies to any 270° vortex unit, improving grit removal to 95% of 100 mesh (150...

  • PISTA PRO-PAK - Grit Removal System Retrofit

    PISTA PRO-PAK - Grit Removal System Retrofit

    Further enhancing the world’s best grit removal scheme in a environment-protected, factory-assembled package, Smith & Loveless introduces the PISTA® PRO-PAK™. The custom-engineered PISTA® PRO-PAK™ features a factory-assembled PISTA® drive assembly, vacuum priming system and controls mounted to a steel base and housed within a...

  • Pista, Works - Grit Removal System Retrofit

    Pista, Works - Grit Removal System Retrofit

    The PISTAWorks is Smith & Loveless’s most recent innovation further enhancing the world’s best headworks and grit removal scheme all in one package, providing many engineering and cost savings considerations.

  • PISTA TURBO - Grit Pump Retrofit

    PISTA TURBO - Grit Pump Retrofit

    Smith & Loveless’ rugged PISTA® TURBO™ Grit Pump is the only pump in the industry exclusively designed for pumping grit separated from sewage. The PISTA® TURBO™ Grit Pump is available in both top-mounted vacuum-primed and remote-mounted flooded-suction  configurations. Equipped with a Ni-Hard volute and Ni-Hard recessed impeller mounted completely...

  • PISTA - Control Panels

    PISTA - Control Panels

    After 24/7 of reliable service for 20+ years, the weather and environment can take its toll on the vacuum priming panel for the top mounted PISTA® TURBO™ Grit Pump or the Control Panel for the entire PISTA® Grit Removal System. In either case, Smith & Loveless can assist you in replacing and upgrading either panel.



    The SONIC START® STREAMLINE™ is now available for the PISTA® and in two models: outdoor or indoor. The clean and simplified SONIC START® STREAMLINE™ Prime Sensing System relocates the solenoid valve and frees 50% of the original fitting connection points for an improved priming system.