Features for April 2015

Features Archive

GE Oil & Gas meet the challenges of the oil industry GE Oil & Gas meet the challenges of the oil industry

A combination of stricter environmental legislation and the dramatic recent fall in oil prices is putting pressure on companies in the industry and their customers.

Advanced repairs for hydro power systems Advanced repairs for hydro power systems

An increased focus on controlling greenhouse gas emissions, coupled with escalating demand for electricity and slow progress on nuclear projects is leading to an expansion of alternative renewable energy sources.

Pumps and motor oil mist lubrication Pumps and motor oil mist lubrication

Since the late 1960s, oil mist has excelled as an unusually simple and highly dependable lube application method.

Granco expands in South Africa Granco expands in South Africa

South Africa is seen as a lucrative market by many pump manufacturers. However, the presence of imports is having an effect on the country’s own indigenous pump industry.

Hidrostal pump enhances 40-year-old Troqueer Wastewater Works Hidrostal pump enhances 40-year-old Troqueer Wastewater Works

The Troqueer Wastewater Works in Dumfries, Scotland recently received a £14m investment which will enable it to increase its capacity from a population of 30,000 to 50,000 in the future.

Kirloskar Group looks for further expansion Kirloskar Group looks for further expansion

World Pumps spoke to Varinder Dhoot, managing director of Kirloskar Pompen BV.

A product focus on: SPX A product focus on: SPX

Flow technology specialist SPX combines its experience with innovation to ensure consistent operation and reliability.

High pressure clean of subsea structures High pressure clean of subsea structures

Remote cleaning of marine growth from subsea structures is a challenging task often using high pressure water from lances mounted on Remote Operated Vehicles.

Winners of the Pump Industry Awards 2015 Winners of the Pump Industry Awards 2015

The 2015 Pump Industry Awards achieved its goal in bringing together the entire pump industry for a celebration of business and professional excellence.