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Pentair Showcases Latest Technologies to Help Pool Owners Enjoy a More Connected, Energy-Efficient Experience

October 31, 2018

Smart, Sustainable Water Solutions Featured at International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo

LAS VEGAS--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- With the flip of a wrist or swipe of a screen, pool owners can now more easily manage pool features while also reducing energy costs with Pentair’s newest connected technologies. A leading manufacturer of pool and spa equipment, Pentair is showcasing innovations that allow pool owners to stay connected while saving energy, maintenance time and conserving water at the International Pool | Spa | Patio Expo (PSP) this week in Las Vegas.

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Sit back and enjoy your pool with the ultimate in effortless control with Pentair’s newest automatio ...

Sit back and enjoy your pool with the ultimate in effortless control with Pentair’s newest automation innovation, the IntelliCenter™ Control System for Pool and Spa. (Photo: Pentair)

“We know that pool owners today are looking for solutions that will help them create a safer, fun and effortless experience for their family and friends,” said Jerome Pedretti, Senior Vice President, Pentair Aquatic Systems. “Pentair’s technologies efficiently move, heat, filter, clean and sanitize water, while automation equipment makes it all easy. Our monitoring and accessory products tie it all together.”

Pentair will be showcasing its latest smart, sustainable solutions aimed at helping pool owners enjoy their pool and spa with connected, automated controls, improve the experience and quality of the water, and move water with improved efficiency.

Enjoy – Pentair’s industry-leading smart innovations provide the ultimate in convenient control, allowing pool owners to sit back and enjoy. The latest automation innovation, the IntelliCenter™ Control Center for Pool and Spa, easily and intuitively allows users to manage pool and spa features including lighting, temperature, chemistry and water features from anywhere in the world. For more basic automation needs, the IntelliConnect™ Control and Monitoring System allows monitor and control of up to four pool functions conveniently and easily with your smart device.

Improve – Pentair’s technologies are engineered to filter, clean and sanitize water, while innovative heating solutions create a comfortable, relaxing experience. Pentair recently introduced hybrid technology with its UltraTemp ETi™ Hybrid Heater combining a pool heat pump and an ultra-high-efficiency gas-fired heater in the same unit. With four distinct operating modes, the innovative pool heater delivers superior energy efficiency.

Move – Pentair’s innovative equipment is designed to move water with improved energy efficiency and performance. As the first manufacturer to introduce variable speed pump technology to the pool industry, Pentair’s energy efficient pool pumps have helped pool owners save approximately $1.98 billion in energy costs since 2005.*

The PSP Expo, taking place October 31 - November 2 at the Mandalay Bay Convention Center, offers residential and commercial pool and spa builders, retailers, service companies, designers and landscape architects a comprehensive preview of the entire outdoor space marketplace. Pentair has been a proud sponsor of the PSP Expo since 2007 and a Platinum Sponsor since 2012.

Showcased brands across the company’s portfolio of pumps, heaters, filters, cleaners and automation solutions include Pentair, Sta-Rite and Kreepy Krauly. To learn more and to view product demonstrations, visit Pentair at PSP Expo booth #2111 for residential solutions and booth #2321 for commercial solutions.

*Savings are based on a weighted average annual kWh savings from the Consortium for Energy Efficiency (CEE) at $0.11 / kWh. Individual Weighted Energy Factor (WEF) scores and savings may vary by model. For more information regarding the energy efficiency features of current Pentair pool pump offerings, including WEF scores, please visit


At Pentair, we believe the health of our world depends on reliable access to clean water. We deliver a comprehensive range of smart, sustainable water solutions to homes, business and industry around the world. Our industry leading and proven portfolio of solutions enables our customers to access clean, safe water, reduce water consumption, and recover and reuse it. Whether it's improving, moving or helping people enjoy water, we help manage the world's most precious resource.

With approximately 130 locations in 34 countries and 10,000 employees, we believe that the future of water depends on us. Our 2017 revenue was $2.8 billion, and we trade under the ticker symbol PNR. To learn more, visit

Rebecca Osborn - Pentair Communications
Direct: +1 763 656 5589

Source: Pentair