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HDTF, Inc.

The Hydrant-Flush™ system offers Water Districts a 'Low cost, No risk' solution for restoring existing water main distribution systems.

  • Stage Prototype Ready
  • Industry Industrial/Energy
  • Location Westminster, CO, USA
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2012
  • Employees 4
  • Website

Company Summary

Hydrant-Flush™ is a scalable technology & service program that serves Water Utilities across the country to rehabilitate water main distribution systems while saving the existing pipe. HDTF, Inc. will create satellite offices in individual states that act as small business entities producing local high paying jobs and serving local communities. Each 'Unit' will generate $4m to $6m per year with 60% margins while saving Utilities 73% in costs.


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    Richard D. Reardon
    President and Founder

    Inventor of the Hydrant-Flush™ system, Rick has packaged and developed several patent pending tools and equipment to produce an efficient and effective solution to aid water districts in improving water quality and fire flow for water distribution systems, while focusing on water conservation and environmental stewardship. He has over 20 years construction management experience, and 10 years in sales and marketing.

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    Paul Bowlus
    Board Director & Advisor

    Director of Operations

    Paul is responsible for all operational aspects of a $30m worldwide OEM company. He manages the operations of two plants and 250 employees at Oak Ridge, Tennessee and Solingen, Germany.

    Paul has managed several global manufacturing and production companies with operating revenues in excess of $100m. He has a proven track record of Executive Management Leadership.

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    Jack Rudey

    Senior Utility Superintendent (Ret.)

    Jack is a former Senior Utility Field Operations Superintendent. He worked exclusively for the City of Westminster, Colorado for 38 years and has achieved the highest classification as a certified Class 4 Distribution and Collection System operator. Jack is an expert in the installation of water distribution systems.

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    Kevin Croan
    VP Operations & Co-Founder

    Vice President Operations and Co-Founder

    Kevin brings over 20 years’ direct field management experience and innovative water jetting techniques to create unique solutions for the commercial, industrial and municipal sectors. As Co-Developer of the Hydrant-Flush™ system, He is an expert in Robotic surface preparation, Industrial pipe cleaning, Kevin has over 20 years’ experience as field service mechanic on Heavy equipment and Trucks.

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    Gary Dube
    Vice President & Co-Founder

    Vice-President Business Development and Co-Founder

    A Senior Executive and Consultant at large since 1995 Gary has specialized in the development of manufacturing systems and production management for over sixteen years; Responsible for entire management from technical sales through final plant commissioning including engineering oversight and startup of turn-key manufacturing factories in twenty different countries.

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    Ronald Gerrans

    Mr. Gerrans has over 20 years of experience within the cleantech, information and technology services industries. He is a proven executive with a track record of successful P&L management, turnaround, growth and corporate transactional experience. He holds an Engineering Degree from the University of Colorado and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.


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    Peter Edwards - Fairfield & Woods

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