Ames Fire & Waterworks


Excellence Matters - Specify It

Our compact, lightweight solutions are designed to meet the needs of fire protection and waterworks systems and are engineered to keep things flowing so you can focus on protecting what matters most. Let’s build something great from the ground up.

The Ames Fire & Waterworks Advantage:

  • High quality and unmatched performance
  • Industry-proven reliability
  • Easy serviceability
  • Lowered installation costs
  • Resilient stainless steel


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Lighten Up with Ames Deringer™

Boasting the shortest lay length and lightest weight for cost-effective installation and shipping, Ames Deringer™ provides superior corrosion resistance and minimal head loss to ensure maximum possible water pressure after the backflow preventer.

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Specifically designed for high-flow fire systems, our Maxim series backflow preventers utilize groove connections for easy installation and pipe alignment.

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The short lay length, lightweight, and compact design makes our Colt series backflow preventers the preferred choice of design engineers.

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Ames Cross-Reference

Use our online product cross-reference to match model numbers with other manufacturers model numbers.

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Try Selexit

Our new online configurator tool helps accurately size and configure our mixing valve systems and more.

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