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May 2017

Geotech Annual Field Days


On June 22-23, 2017...
Geotech will host it's
9th Annual Field Days
at Geotech's corporate headquarters
2650 East 40th Avenue,
Denver, Colorado.

Geotech has teamed with highly esteemed industry leaders and manufacturers to provide our clients with demos, training, hands-on experience, networking, answer questions and showcase the latest technologies, without the expense of conference fees.

The event includes hands-on outdoor sessions and inside training areas, an open house exhibit, breakfast and lunch, a happy hour, beverages and snacks – WITHOUT CHARGE to our clients and invited guests from within the industry.

Exhibitors and presenters will include:

  • Geotech –Low Flow Sampling & Monitoring Groundwater Samples
  • Bruker – Introduction to Portable XRF Analysis
  • Geotech – Intro to Choosing LNAPL- Hydrocarbon Recovery Equipment
  • Deconit – DECON-IT New Biodegradable Decontamination Product That Achieves ASTM D5088-15a Decontamination of Field Equipment Standard
  • Geotech – Turbidity: Applications for Environmental Analysis
  • In-Situ – Managing Your Data in the 21st Century
  • Colorado Ground Water Association – Wastewater Injection
  • AMS – Soil Sampling with Hand Tools
  • RAE Systems – The Advantages of Wireless Gas Detection
  • Geotech – Scalable Environmental Control Systems with Remote Monitoring and Solar Powered Pneumatic Recovery of Free-Phase Hydrocarbons
  • Xylem – New Water Quality Sensor Technology
  • INW a division of Seametrics – Sensor Installation and Maintenance Tips
  • Ion Science – Operation & Calibration of Ion Science Instruments
  • Geotech – Successful Pump Selection and Operation
  • Geotech Computer Systems – Better Data Management for Better Site Conceptual Models
  • Leptron – How to Fly Safe and Legally, Drone 101
  • Pace Analytical – Sampling Tips for the Field
  • Xylem – Calibration Techniques for Field Instruments
  • Leptron – Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) and Sensor Technology
  • Rocky Mountain Association of Environmental Professionals – Jennifer Strauss, State of Colorado Remediation Director
  • Geotech – Characterization of Groundwater Flow
  • Leptron – Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Applications: Mapping/Surveying, Inspection, and Vegetation Management
  2011 Field Days

Register Today for
the 9th Annual Field Days

9th Annual Field Days Schedule & Registration Form

2017 Geotech Field Days Presentation Abstracts

Once again the Courtyard Denver Stapleton has offered Geotech Field Days registrants discounted room rates. Ask for the Geotech Training Room Block M-7UJHSRA. Room rates are $149.00 USD per night from June 18 to June 25. Make your reservations before the cutoff date of May 29, 2017 to receive the group rate.

For lodging reservations:
Call (800) 228-9290
To make online reservations

Courtyard Denver Stapleton
7415 E. 41st Ave.
Denver, CO 80216
Web Site



Geotech Guzzlers

Geotech Guzzlers are easy-to-install pneumatic product recovery systems designed for shallow recovery operation with up to 25 feet (7.6m) of suction lift. Pumps are usually mounted at the well head or in a 12" (30.5cm) minimum sump and will deliver approximately 0-4 GPM (0-15 LPM) while using 2-6 CFM (.06-.17cmm) of air, depending on the suction lift, pumping rate, and total discharge head.

Geotech Guzzler for Hydrocarbon Recovery
Geotech Guzzler for
Hydrocarbon Recovery

This system consists of a Pneumatic Dual Diaphragm Pump, Tankfull Shut-off Valve, Air Regulator, and user controls secured in a stainless steel enclosure. The Guzzler is attached to a Skimmer with floating intake cartridge, and a Tankfull Shut-off Sensor tube.

  • Non-metallic, corrosive resistant pump
    housing assembly
  • Variable speed pump matches well
    recharge rate
  • Choice of 2" or 4" (5cm or 10cm) Skimmer systems
  • The 4" (10cm) floating Skimmer can accommodate groundwater fluctuations in
    excess of 24" (61cm) and skim free-floating product down to a sheen
  • Tankfull Shut-Off Sensor
  • Optional accessories:
    - Air compressor
    - Extended travel buoy on 4" Skimmers
    - 4" (10cm) Heavy Oil Skimmer
    - 4" (10cm) High Temperature Skimmer
    - Protective stainless steel screen
    - Tubing
    - Well Caps

More Information

Geotech Guzzler for Total Fluids
Geotech Guzzler for
Total Fluids

This system consists of a Pneumatic Dual Diaphragm Pump, Tankfull Shut-off Valve, Air Regulator, and user controls secured in a stainless steel enclosure. The Total Fluids Guzzler is attached to a Total Fluids Intake, and a Tankfull Shut-off Sensor tube.

  • Pumps a wide viscosity range of fluids
  • Variable speed pump matches well recharge rate
  • Can be mounted in sumps – 12" (30cm) minimum
  • Optional automatic level controls are provided to regulate the operation of the pump
  • Robust PVC intake with stainless steel screen to pump nearly any fluid
  • Tankfull Shut-Off Sensor
  • Optional accessories:
    – Tubing
    – Air compressor
    – Filters
    – Well caps

More Information

Leptron News

UAS Flight Training Course

Register today for Leptron’s UAS Flight Training & Pilot Certificate Course on these dates:
May 15-19
June 12-16
July 10-14

Leptron's interactive training experience builds Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) aviation confidence with specific content and professional drone flight instruction. Leptron's pilot instructors have more than 50 years of combined aviation experience.

To register or get more information,
contact Leptron at 800-722-2800
or email training@leptron.com

Geotech March 2017 Photo Competition Winner

Geotech March 2017 Photo Competition Winner

Kirk McDonald, a geologist with Practical Environmental Solutions, took this picture of Scott Stilwell and Travis Price sampling a monitoring well at a heating tank project using a Geotech Geopump 2 peristaltic pump.
"This pump has served us well for many years".

Past Photo Competition Winners
February 2017
Geotech February 2017 Photo Competition Winner

January 2017
Geotech January 2017 Photo Competition Winner

December 2016
Geotech December 2016 Photo Competition Winner

November 2016
Geotech November 2016 Photo Competition Winner

October 2016
Geotech October 2016 Photo Competition Winner

September 2016
Geotech September 2016 Photo Competition Winner

August 2016
Geotech August 2016 Photo Competition Winner

July 2016
Geotech July 2016 Photo Competition Winner

Enter the Geotech
Product Photo Competition!

Take a Picture

Win valuable prizes and have some fun taking
action shots of people using
Geotech brand equipment!
Take as many pictures as you like!
A $100 gift card will be awarded each month!
Winning photos will be published in
Geotech's monthly electronic newsletter
and on the web site.

What constitutes a winning photograph? We'll award points if your photo...

  • only shows Geotech equipment in use by real workers at real sites,
  • close-ups of the Geotech equipment,
  • equipment being used safely in observance of the health and safety procedures required
  • has companion photos showing as much of the site and surrounding area as possible (with site owner's permission, of course),
  • is well composed: nice framing, interesting background… extra points if the viewer can tell what type of project you were working on,
  • has an unusual twist or story: equipment being used overseas, of an interesting project, or for humanitarian purposes… wildlife or Mother Nature butting/intruding… the perfect shot at sunset, etc.
  • Digital photos only, in jpg or tiff formats, 2 MB or larger if possible.

Entering the competition is easy, go here to review the rules and guidelines and download the entry form. Every entry must be accompanied by a completed Geotech Photo Competition Entry Form.

Used Equipment Deals

Featured Product

Grundfos Redi-Flo VFD

Grundfos Redi-Flo Variable
Frequency Drive (VFD)

White version with case and power cord.
Designed to operate and protect the
Redi-Flo2® and the Redi-Flo4™
Variable Performance Pumps.

Featured Product

Geocontrol Pro Rental Kit

Geotech geocontrol PRO

Low flow sampling controller
with built-in compressor.
Kit as shown above.

Check our web site for great deals on
used equipment.

Golf Design

Mark Your Calendar!

June 24, 2017

Geotech 17th Annual
Charity Golf Tournament

Supporting our local
Ronald McDonald House Charities, Inc.

More Information

Look for Geotech at the events listed below.


May 8-11, 2017


AUVSI’s XPONENTIAL is the largest event for drones, robotics and unmanned systems. With over 650 exhibitors from multiple domains and industries — it’s the event to demonstrate and experience innovation, integration and interoperability.

Gain unparalleled access to the entire unmanned community — every domain and every market segment. Increase your knowledge about the future of unmanned systems policy and regulations to ensure you're implementing the best solutions.

Be our guest at XPONENTIAL 2017 with a pass that you can use for access to the Keynote Sessions, entrance into the XPO Hall, as well as all food functions that take place on the show floor. Follow this link for instructions. Once you are there visit Geotech/Leptron at Booth 2965 where we will offer consultations about how you can use unmanned aircraft in your environmental projects.

For more information

Washington Hydrogeology Symposium

May 9-11, 2017

11th Washington
Hydrogeology Symposium

Enhance your scientific understanding of Pacific Northwest hydrogeology and water resources. This Symposium provides a unique opportunity to facilitate interaction among government agencies, tribes, academia, consultants, businesses, and environmental scientists.

Over 250 people attended the previous Symposium. Make plans now to join us for the 2017 Symposium.

For more information

Texas Commission on Environmental Quality

May 16-17, 2017

TCEQ 2017 Environmental
Trade Fair and Conference

The ETFC is Texas' premier environmental education forum featuring topics such as air quality, waste management, and many more. It is considered by many to be one of the best in the country.

More than 4,000 people will attend the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality’s 2017 Environmental Trade Fair and Conference in Austin. More than one in five attendees surveyed identified themselves as engineers.

Visit Geotech at Booth #1433.

For more information

Organized and presented by

Battelle The Business of Innovation

May 22-25, 2017

Fourth International Symposium on Bioremediation and Sustainable Environmental Technologies

The Symposium will be held in Miami, Florida. The program will be designed for scientists, engineers, regulators, remediation site owners, and other environmental professionals. Attendance is expected to be more than 800 people, representing universities, government agencies, and consulting, research and development, and service firms from approximately 25 countries.

The technical program will present information on advances in bioremediation and the incorporation of green and sustainable remediation (GSR) practices in remediation in a series of technology-focused sessions. The development and use of advanced tools for assessing and monitoring bioremediation and natural attenuation, as well as the challenges of applying bioremediation at various types of complex sites and under extreme climatic conditions, will be considered. Several sessions will address biodegradation of emerging contaminants and biofuels and the evaluation and mitigation of vapor intrusion.

Geotech will be at Booth 223 in the exhibit area showing our latest groundwater remediation equipment

For more information

HydroVision International

June 27-30, 2017

HydroVision International

As the largest gathering of hydro professionals worldwide, join 3000+ attendees and 320+ exhibiting companies from around the world for a week of informative hydropower-focused meetings, workshops, tours, an extensive program and exhibition. HydroVision International highlights perspectives on the role of hydropower, explores issues affecting hydro resources, and helps participants develop a vision to meet challenges and ensure the future sustainability of hydro.

Thousands of attendees walk through the hall entrance to see products and meet the teams behind them. Visit Geotech at Booth #812.

For more information

Geotech Catalog

Request your
Geotech Catalog now.

Call 1-800-833-7958

The Geotech Catalog is now 336 pages and features more than 115 NEW PRODUCTS, fully illustrated, with specification charts and tables included.

There is a large resource section featuring the conversion tables, formulas and other reference information that environmental professionals need and use.

The catalog is divided into 12 environmental product categories:













Geotech Sales and Service Locations
Geotech Sales and Service Locations Map


2650 East 40th Avenue
Denver, Colorado 80205
Phone: 1-800-833-7958
Local: 303-320-4764
Fax: 303-322-7242
E-mail: sales@geotechenv.com

4620 Northgate Boulevard, Suite 170
Sacramento, California 95834
Phone: 1-800-557-5325
Local: 916-922-2900
Fax: 916-648-7766

1411 North Batavia Street, Suite 112
Orange, California 92867
Phone: 1-800-295-5325
Local: 714-998-6788
Fax: 714-998-7382

12165 Metro Parkway, Unit 25B
Fort Myers, Florida 33966
Phone: 1-800-304-5325
Local: 239-476-8891
Fax: 239-476-8893

3125 Pine Tree Road, Suite 3D
Lansing, Michigan 48911
Phone: 1-800-275-5325
Local: 517-394-8328
Fax: 517-394-8386

2517 Noblin Road, Suite 103
Raleigh, North Carolina 27604
Phone: 1-800-293-5325
Local: 919-876-1535
Fax: 919-878-1269

1600 North Interstate 35e, Suite 114
Carrollton, Texas 75006-381
Phone: 1-800-276-5325
Local: 972-245-6575
Fax: 972-245-8889

25 Tigan Street, Suite 20
Winooski, Vermont 05404
Phone: 1-800-558-5325
Local: 802-651-3050
Fax: 802-651-3051

8910 122nd Avenue N.E.
Kirkland, Washington 98033
Phone: 1-800-314-5325
Local: 425-658-7300
Fax: 425-968-8639

C/Francesc Ferrer i Guàrdia Local 19
08100 Mollet del Vallés (Barcelona) Spain
Tel: 93 5445937
Fax: 93 5700535
E-mail: ventas@geotechenv.com


No. 12 Yumin Road, Yuanchenxin Bldg. E2, Suite 2406
Chaoyang District, Beijing, China 100029
Phone: 010-8225-1190
Local: 86-10-8225-1190
Fax: 86-10-8225-1957
E-mail: beijing@geotechenv.com


To contact Geotech:
Phone: 1-800-833-7958   E-mail: sales@geotechenv.com   Fax: 303-322-7242

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