Case Study: Mission Yogurt, San Jose International Airport Plumbing Solutions

by JRSBlogWriterJuly 5, 2018
What do you do when you are not allowed to put your plumbing where it needs to go? Read how Mission Yogurt solved this special airport construction problem with a no-leak solution from AcornVac. Bonus: It also allows for future renovations! [More]

Plumbing Challenge – What Lies Beneath Pier A Harbor House

by JRSBlogWriterSeptember 30, 2015
"we thought about what people would do on cruise ships and airplanes.” It was a brilliant analogy. Just like a plane or ship, the plumbing would have to be contained within the structure. AcornVac's vacuum plumbing systems provided the solution. [More]

Case Study: Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar

by JRSBlogWriterOctober 13, 2014
You’re putting the kitchen where, and you want the waste to do what? JBA Consulting Engineers pitched the owners on an AcornVac system which they felt would be much more reliable than sewage ejector pumps. Instead of trying to pump the waste out, the vacuum system would literally lift it under negative pressure or suck it right out with three key benefits – the vacuum system doesn’t require emulsion heaters; it isn’t the maintenance nightmare that sewage ejection of greasy waste can be; and the vacuum waste piping network doesn’t allow waste to leak out of the piping. [More]

Three Ways to Learn About Vacuum Plumbing and Get CEU Credits

by JRSBlogWriterAugust 18, 2014
AcornVac offers three convenient ways for architects, engineers and contractors to learn everything they wanted to know about vacuum plumbing in the m... [More]

Healthcare CFOs and CEOs Ask, Why Are HAIs Still A Problem?

by JRSBlogWriterMay 27, 2014
Here we are in 2014 and HAIs are still a very real problem in healthcare facilities across the country. CFOs and CEOs of these facilities are asking why the problem has not been eliminated. The answer may not be to scrub harder. [More]