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Hollow rotary disk pumps handle suspended solids Hollow rotary disk pumps handle suspended solids

A new range of hollow rotary disk pumps designed to operate at low speeds and handle more challenging liquids such as those with suspended solids or higher viscosities has been launched.

Atlas Copco expands its vacuum range

Atlas Copco has introduced a new range of vacuum products designed to support the needs of customers across a range of markets and applications.

Irrigation monitoring signals major savings Irrigation monitoring signals major savings

Millions of gallons of water will be saved by farmers using a new remote monitoring system for irrigation pumps.

SKF offers new lubricant hose monitoring solution SKF offers new lubricant hose monitoring solution

Swedish firm SKF has introduced a hose connection control to monitor lubrication lines on construction machines.

Major growth in export sales lands Lewa top award

Outstanding export performance has won pump manufacturer Lewa a top award.

Sulzer to supply barrel casing pumps for Ichthys LNG project

Sulzer is to deliver six large API 610 barrel casing pump sets next year to INPEX Australia for the critical liquids removal system of the Ichthys liquefied natural gas (LNG) project offshore Western Australia.

NOV Mono manufactures 11-metre-long sludge cake pumps NOV Mono manufactures 11-metre-long sludge cake pumps

NOV Mono has designed and manufactured its largest ever W Range progressing cavity pumps.

Degremont wins 4-year Panama pumping contract

Panama Ministry of Health has selected Suez Environnement subsidiary Degremont to maintain and operate the wastewater collection systems, pumping stations and other networks in Panama City over a four year period.

New product range supports wide variety of industries

Atlas Copco has introduced a new range of vacuum products designed to suit a wide range of markets.

Caprari collects efficiency award Caprari collects efficiency award

Caprari wins Innovation Showcase award at Bologna's ACCADUEO 2014

Controller cuts costs and boosts performance

A new pump controller has been launched by Armstrong Fluid Technology.

Grundfos secures S$1.4mn funding for wastewater filtration R&D project

Danish pump maker Grundfos has been awarded a S$1.4 million grant by the Singapore Environment and Water Industry Programme Office to develop a novel wastewater filtration technology that can significantly reduce capital investment and operational costs.

Layne Christensen names new president and CEO

Michael Caliel will join Layne Christensen Co as president and CEO from 2 January 2015.

New technology will reduce fracking costs

A system has been designed to cut maintenance costs in the fracking industry.

New pressure sensors drive faster response New pressure sensors drive faster response

A range of stainless steel pressure sensors that provide fast response times of less than 0.5 milliseconds have been launched on the market.

Elastomer-free valve design stops particle shedding Elastomer-free valve design stops particle shedding

A new pressure regulating valve that eliminates the need for elastomers has been launched.

Dual technology innovation geared for hygiene market

A new range of hygienic internal gear pumps aimed at the food, brewing and pharmaceutical industries has been introduced by Viking Pump.

SKF merges businesses

SKF plans to merge its two industrial business areas, Strategic Industries and Regional Sales and Service into its new Industrial Market business.

Stainless steel motors built for cool running Stainless steel motors built for cool running

Motor manufacturer Marathon Electric has improved its range of products designed for hygienic applications.

Indutrade expands in Austria with Flowtec acquisition

Sweden’s Indutrade is acquiring Flowtec Industrietechnik GmbH, an Austrian flow technology sales company.

Significant PSS contract win for NOV Mono in Australia Significant PSS contract win for NOV Mono in Australia

NOV Mono has secured a major new order for its InviziQ pressure sewer systems (PSS) from Australian utility Flow Systems.

Torishima cooling water pumps selected for Turkish power project

Torishima is to supply the main cooling water pumps for Eren Enerji’s 2x660 MW Zetes III thermal power plant in the Zonguldak region of Turkey.

New frequency inverter cuts installation costs

A new robust and space saving frequency inverter has been launched by WEG.

Chesterton buys Swedish rotating equipment services company

Sealing specialist AW Chesterton Co has acquired Spångs ProcessTeknik AB, a Swedish provider of rotating equipment upgrades and refurbishment services.

BJM launches explosion-proof design reduces running costs BJM launches explosion-proof design reduces running costs

A new submersible, explosion-proof pump series has been launched.

KETO Pumps expands in North America with 3 acquisitions

KETO Pumps has acquired three pump businesses in North America, expanding its pump supply and service offering for the mining and associated industries.

Charity in the pink after firm’s pledge

A firm has donated $1,000 to a breast cancer charity after painting two pumps pink.

ADT TURBOdesign suite user group meeting

Advanced Design Technology (ADT) Ltd hosted its first TURBOdesign Suite User Group Meeting in Central London in November.

Hidrostal launches website with Pump Finder feature

A new website launched by Hidrostal features a dedicated selection programme designed to help customers match the right pump with their specific needs.

Flowserve, SPX and Weir: November’s top 3 news stories on www.WorldPumps.com

Flowserve's acquisition of SIHI, SPX's plan to spin off its flow business and the closure of five Weir plants were the most popular breaking stories on the World Pumps website last month.

GLV closes Pulp & Paper division sale

GLV Inc has completed the sale of its Pulp & Paper Division to 9027173 Canada Inc, a corporation owned by Richard and Laurent Verreault, for C$67 million.