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Encouraging international co-operation in the environment industry

The leading trade show for the environment and energy markets, Pollutec 2016, will take place at Eurexpo in Lyon, France from 29 November to 2 December 2016.

Repairs revitalize papermill system

The papermaking industry places heavy demands on liquid ring vacuum pumps to remove water throughout the process and repairs require considerable expertise. One pump distributor and systems builder undertook the repair of a pump which had been operating for over 45 years in a papermill in northern Finland.

Integrated package ensures heat from wood waste

A district heating scheme in the UK generates heat and energy from waste wood. It has been created with the help of an integrated packaged pump solution which incorporates six large variable speed pumps integrated with a pump controller, which optimises their operation. of all six pumps to minimise energy consumption.

Oil-free flow of CO2 benefits research centre

Diaphragm metering pumps are providing a constant, oil-free flow of CO2 for cooling silicon sensors at the CERN research centre for particle physics. Two pumps have been used for the Large Hadron Collider beauty (LHCb) experiment since 2007.