Full-Service Water Treatment Program’s with The Metro Group are designed to protect and optimize valuable capital equipment while taking the burden off facility personnel. Full-Service programs eliminate chemical handling by facility personnel and reduce the amount of chemical required to be stored. Regularly scheduled service visits include water parameter testing with electronic reporting, program adjustment, chemical inventory control, and calibration and programming of feed & control equipment.
The Metro Group is proud to be licensed to apply chemicals to drinking water, per local regulations. For building water systems with recurring bacterial growth, Metro can supply continuous disinfection programs. For buildings experiencing brown water at point-of-use (sinks, showers), corrosion inhibitors can be injected in a very controlled manner to coat the inside of drinking water pipes to prevent brown water and slow the corrosion of building piping.
An essential part of any successful water treatment program includes feed and control equipment that injects and monitors chemistry per the program parameters. The Metro Group is proud to furnish and install the latest in feed and control technology from the industries top manufacturers.
Services For HVAC Contractors, New Construction & Rehab
The Metro Source-Tech group works with HVAC mechanical contractors and performs pipe cleaning, corrosion inhibitor addition and injection of Glycol. Utilizing our premiere cleaning group, Source-Tech disinfects potable water systems using Chlorine and Chlorine Dioxide. Source-Tech has the tools to ensure efficient bacteria kill and State acceptance of the potable water system.
The Metro Group is proud to offer a full line of On-line Monitoring and Control products that utilize the latest in remote sensing technology for water treatment programs. These On-line Systems give users the ability to view real-time system data, be alerted to issues as they happen, and remotely control and adjust system parameters, all over the Internet. On-line Systems can tie into existing Building Automation Systems, or be completely stand-alone, with Ethernet, Wifi, Cellular, ModBus or BacNet connections available.
The Metro Group specializes in providing turn-key, full-service Water Management programs for HVAC and potable water systems to Commercial, Institutional, Industrial and Healthcare clients. In the geographies we service, The Metro Group differentiates itself by having the largest, most capable service and support teams in the water treatment industry. The Metro Group is a member of the Association of Water Technologists. Our Technical Director, John Caloritis, CWT, is the current chair of the AWT Cooling Committee and is a member of the AWT Legionella Task Force. The Metro Group is proud to employ the most CWT’s, Certified Water Technologists, of any water treatment company, with the most CWT’s on the East Coast. The CWT is an individual recognized as a Qualified Person to oversee and administer Water Management Plans by industry standards, guidelines and regulations. The Metro Group has an in-house, ELAP Certified Laboratory for the testing of Legionella. The Metro Group currently manages and administers thousands of Water Management Plans for the Control of Water-borne pathogens in building water systems. Headquartered in Queens, NY, and as water experts, The Metro Group was in the unique position to work with governing agencies and clients to navigate and comply with the NYS Legislation, the first Legionella laws in the US, passed on the heels of the 2015 outbreak in the Bronx.
The Metro Group has the largest fleet of service technicians in the geographies we service. Our Field Technicians are solely focused on service, with no obligations or requirements for selling. All Technicians hold the required licensing for water treatment per local requirements, and receive all required Safety and Chemical Handling training.
The Metro Group is proud to operate an in-house, full scale Laboratory that supports our full-service water treatment and chemical manufacturing operations. The following Laboratory Services are available to all Metro clients:
Energy Savings & Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction
We are excited to announce a new Energy Savings chemical additive product that can help your building significantly reduce energy usage and help you meet your sustainability goals by being installed in to existing hydronic heating and chilled systems.
The Metro Group strives to be your one-stop-shop for building services. With the Coronavirus pandemic creating new “normal”, and new needs for our clients, we have been hard at work leveraging our existing products and services to create new lines and offerings in response to market demand. As an essential business, we have been proud to be able to continue to fulfill our service obligations to clients while curating a growing line of Safety & Hygiene products aimed at assisting our clients in staying in compliance with the evolving landscape of guidelines and regulations pertaining to COVID-19.