Smith & Loveless Inc.

11 products found


  • Wastewater - Grit Removal

    Smith & Loveless’ commitment to market leadership in grit removal kindles on-going research and development, which leads to continued system innovations. Since the introduction of the original vortex PISTA® Grit Chamber in the early 1970s, S&L has developed numerous patented and exclusive components to further enhance the capability for complete grit removal, handling, and dewatering. This innovation and experience make the unparalleled PISTA® the industry’s most

  • PISTA - Grit Chamber

    PISTA - Grit Chamber

    High removal efficiencies originate from the PISTA 360 Grit Chamber’s unparalleled hydraulic design, including its flat chamber floor, patented and engineered V-FORCE BAFFLE and low-energy axial-flow propeller. The combination creates a true vortex that effectively separates grit from organics and the waste stream. Forced vortex action distinguishes the PISTA Grit Chamber from all other so-called “vortex” grit chambers because it...

  • PISTA, TURBO - Grit Washer

    PISTA, TURBO - Grit Washer

    The PISTA TURBO Grit Washer uses Tri-Cleanse Technology to produce clean grit while minimizing the odor caused by putrescible organics and the costs associated with growing landfill restrictions. Smith & Loveless’ PISTA TURBO Grit Washer featuring Tri-Cleanse Technology boasts a sleek, compact design with a similar footprint to S&L’s screw conveyor.

  • PISTA, PRO-PAK - Grit Removal System

    PISTA, PRO-PAK - Grit Removal System

    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 retractable fiberglass enclosure. The drive motor, pump and related components are factory pre-wired and mounted to the...

  • PISTA - Grit Screw Conveyor

    PISTA - Grit Screw Conveyor

    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 and residual organics are returned to the inlet channel prior to...

  • PISTA, DURALYTE - Grit Concentrator

    PISTA, DURALYTE - Grit Concentrator

    The new Smith & Loveless PISTA DURALYTE Grit Concentrator combines uncompromising strength and acclaim for superior grit concentrator performance. Specially-designed for large flow applications, the PISTA DURALYTE effectively washes collected grit while delivering extended service life beyond standard concentrator designs.

  • PISTA, TURBO - Freeze Protection Pump

    PISTA, TURBO - Freeze Protection Pump

    The SONIC START STREAMLINE jacket provides freeze protection for the priming dome and solenoid valve, while the PISTA Pinch Valve jacket keeps the bladder in the pneumatic pinch valve flexible for more dependable winter-time operation. Both jackets are recommended for all outside PISTA grit removal system installations with Top-Mounted PISTA TURBO Grit Pumps. Using state-of-the-art insulation and heating methods, both jackets are able to withstand...

  • PISTA - Model 360 - V-Force Baffle Grit Chamber

    PISTA - Model 360 - V-Force Baffle Grit Chamber

    The PISTA 360 Grit Chamber is equipped with the patented V-FORCE BAFFLE, which is an integral flow control baffle for both the inlet and outlet of the main chamber. The V-FORCE BAFFLE is designed to direct the inlet flow into the chamber in a manner ensuring the proper vortex flow and to prevents short-circuiting, allowing for a full 360° rotation through the inlet and outlet, providing maximum travel for the most effective grit removal.

  • Pista, Works - Grit Removal System

    Pista, Works - Grit Removal System

    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 - Grit Concentrator

    PISTA - Grit Concentrator

    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 Concentrator leaves grit clean with a sandy texture. Ninety-five percent (95%) of the residual organics...

  • SONIC START, STREAMLINE, PISTA - Prime Sensing System

    SONIC START, STREAMLINE, PISTA - Prime Sensing System

    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.

  • OBEX - Spiral Fine Screen

    OBEX - Spiral Fine Screen

    Smith & Loveless takes its prominence in water and wastewater products even further with the OBEX Spiral Fine Screen system, complete with PLC controls and a color HMI screen.  The OBEX Spiral Fine Screen system is a high-performance system which protects equipment and enhances plant operations by removing trash items and debris from treatment processes.