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Lobby Biz Ideas topic #19

Subject: "water store" Previous topic | Next topic
water storeWed Aug-09-06 10:07 AM
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"water store"
Wed Aug-09-06 10:18 AM by water store


I want to open a "water store", like those out in California. I have the location and the capital. What I need is where can I find suppliers, particularly the filtration system. I want a really big (about 18 ft long) system that serves as diplay in the store. Contact me at

Below is the best system I can find on the net. It is expensive. It is from "aqua technology" web site. Any info is greatly appreciated.

(A) High Volume Water Store Operation

(B) SpectraPak 3000 Small Format Bottler(Maximum of 6,000, 1-gallon bottles per 8 hour day)

(C) Large Format Bottler - Up to 125 Bottle Per Hour Systems


1 - commercial multimedia filter(13" x 54")

1 -13"x54" Twin alternating 9000 series demand water softener

1 - 13" x 54", commercial carbon filter

1 - industrial Reverse Osmosis system, rated at 6,000 gpd with inline TDS monitor; 5 micron prefilter, 230v/60Hz 1 phase, 304 SS pump rated at 5HP with sample port valves for each membrane housing. Membrane are 4 each Filmtec high performance TFC.

1 - booster pump, 304 S/steel rated at 1HP, operating at 230Volts/60hz/1 phase for Reverse Osmosis Water repressurization at 40 gpm and 57 psi.

1 - 20 gallon repressurization tank for product water.

1 - 10" big blue housing with 1 micron filter and 1.0 " header

1 - 20" big blue 1" housings with RFC 20 GAC post filters

1 - 15 gpm UV disinfection unit

1 - Ozone generator with automatic air dryer, 40 gallon s/steel contact tank, venturi and 1" ozone resistant valve for recirc and disinfection. Ozone system rated at 20 gpm flow.

4 - sample port valves for raw feedwater, post multimedia post carbon and softener, and product water after ozonation.

1 - electrical control panel, includes indicator lights, motor starters, timers, relays and associated wiring components; enclosures rated NEMA 12.

System is skid mounted, pre-plumbed, pre-wired and tested prior to shipment. System is broken down for shipment so reasseambly in the field is required.

Approximate system dimensions for above modules is 18 feet long, 2.5 feet deep and 7 feet high.

Price for Modules above. $29,950.

Crating charge is $400.

Shipping costs additional; FOB Phoenix, Arizona.

Delivery time(seasonal variations may apply): 4-6 weeks.


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