Features for August 2015

Features Archive

Pump contract for MARS tanker - logistic support ship Pump contract for MARS tanker - logistic support ship

This article sees how after many months of negotiations DESMI was awarded with the contract for the supply of pumps and systems for the four new logistic support ships for the U.K Royal Fleet Auxiliary.

Mud drilling made easy for oil wells Mud drilling made easy for oil wells

When clients of West Texas Premix Pits said they wanted to find an efficient way of recirculating and reusing the drilling mud necessary for developing new wells, they turned to BJM Pumps.

Atlas Copco delivers 50 tonne compressed air package offshore oilfield Atlas Copco delivers 50 tonne compressed air package offshore oilfield

Atlas Copco Compressors has completed delivery of a large custom designed main air compressor package, weighing approximately 50 tonnes, to Baku, Azerbaijan for installation on a platform located 90km offshore in the Shah Deniz oilfield within the South Caspian Sea.

Energy efficient pumps help fight climate change Energy efficient pumps help fight climate change

Petar Ostojic, shows how energy efficient pumping systems and a circular economy approach can help mitigate the effects of climate change.

Advances in desalination energy recovery technologies Advances in desalination energy recovery technologies

In this article Anthony Bennett looks at recent advances in desalination processes and the increasing use of energy recovery technologies.

Achieving full containment with chemicals Achieving full containment with chemicals

This article will illustrate how Almatec's positive displacement solid-body plastic air-operated double-diaphragm pumps possess the design and construction features that are necessary to guarantee full containment of dangerous chemicals.

Drinking water plants aid Nepal earthquake crisis Drinking water plants aid Nepal earthquake crisis

Arche noVa were quick to arrive and assess the damage; installing drinking water treatment plants at the district hospital in Bidur.

Pumping yeast in wineries with a peristaltic pump Pumping yeast in wineries with a peristaltic pump

Here, we look at how Verderflex pumps are used in the brewery industry to remove yeast from fermented wine before it is ready for consumption.

Hydraulic system upgrade moves to the fast line Hydraulic system upgrade moves to the fast line

Switzerland’s national railway company, SBB CFF FFS, is operating high speed trains on conventional track improving customer service and comfort thanks to hydraulics solutions from Eaton.