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Smith & Loveless acquires Schloss Engineered Equipment

Smith & Loveless Inc has bought headworks equipment designer Schloss Engineered Equipment Inc.

New HVAC pump includes enhanced safety features

Hartell has launched a new version of its PlenumPlus commercial grade condensate pump.

Centre offers specialised pump repairs and testing

Flow technology specialist SPX has opened a new service centre in Aberdeen, Scotland.

Bell & Gossett’s Little Red Schoolhouse goes online

Bell & Gossett (B&G) is expanding its pump systems training and education program with the launch of the Online Little Red Schoolhouse - an interactive, self-paced series of free courses available to a global audience via the internet.

Xylem creates senior continuous improvement and business transformation role

Anthony Milando will join Xylem Inc from 2 February 2015 as senior vice president for Continuous Improvement and Business Transformation.

Hardide Coatings invests US$7mn in US production plant

Hardide Coatings Inc, the advanced surface coating technology company, is planning a new US$7 million manufacturing plant in Martinsville, Virginia, USA.

Tsurumi sets up rental operation in France

Tsurumi (Europe) GmbH has established a wholly-owned French rental company.

Xylem controller makes the cut for top industry award

Water technology company Xylem has been shortlisted for a major industry award at the International Water Summit in Abu Dhabi.

Cement plant invests in sewage handling equipment Cement plant invests in sewage handling equipment

A cement production facility has modernised its operations by installing new equipment from NOV Mono in its sewage handling operations.

ARO White Paper on new pump controller ARO White Paper on new pump controller

Fluid management provider ARO discusses its new closed-loop controller that offers remote operating capabilities.

KSB to unveil extended Calio series at trade fair KSB to unveil extended Calio series at trade fair

KSB Aktiengesellschaft has extended its range of high-efficiency glandless pumps.

DAB gives low domestic water pressure a boost

A new solution to the problem of low water pressure in residential buildings has been developed by DAB Pumps.

Kirloskar opens new warehouse in Kirloskarvadi Kirloskar opens new warehouse in Kirloskarvadi

Kirloskar Brothers Ltd (KBL) has officially opened its new warehouse facility in Kirloskarvadi, India.

Seafood processor shells out for fresh technology Seafood processor shells out for fresh technology

Rotary lobe pumps made by Borger have helped enhance production at one of the UK’s top processors of shellfish.

Control systems qualified for Energy Technology List

Xylem has announced that its Flygt SmartRun and PumpSmart intelligent control systems are now approved for inclusion on the Energy Technology List (ETL).

KSB to show wide product range at major food event KSB to show wide product range at major food event

KSB will be showcasing a range of its products at the Anuga FoodTec exhibition.

Wasser Berlin focuses on new industry challenges

The new challenges facing the water industry demand innovative, scientific and technical solutions as well as a political and administrative response.

SPX MHSI pumps selected for Fuqing nuclear plant

SPX is to supply ClydeUnion Pumps Medium Head Safety Injection (MHSI) pump packages for China Nuclear Power Engineering Co’s (CNPE) Fuqing 5&6 Hualong One reactors in China.

New Xylem range offers major energy savings New Xylem range offers major energy savings

A new generation of highly efficient suction pumps has been launched by Xylem.

Energy Recovery CEO to step down

Energy Recovery Inc CEO Thomas Rooney is to resign, as the pressure energy technology company continues to diversify.

Wilo launches new website for Water Management arm

German firm Wilo has redesigned the website for its Water Management division.

Single phase power option for Armstrong technology

Armstrong Fluid Technology has announced that its Design Envelope pumps are now available for use with single phase power.

KSB focuses on energy saving at major trade fair KSB focuses on energy saving at major trade fair

Energy efficiency is the key message for manufacturer KSB at this year’s Berlin water trade fair.

Pump Solutions Group appoints new vice president of human resources

Craig Paulson has been named vice president of human resources at Dover Corp’s Pump Solutions Group (PSG).

Gabelli to host 25th Annual Pump, Valve & Water Systems Symposium

Gabelli & Co's 25th Annual Pump, Valve & Water Systems Symposium will take place on 26 February 2015 in New York City, USA.

GEA raises 2014 revenue forecast

GEA Group AG is now expecting organic revenue growth of approximately 5% in fiscal 2014.

Pumps Valves & Pipes Africa highlights mining opportunities Pumps Valves & Pipes Africa highlights mining opportunities

A major exhibition will showcase the latest products, solutions, projects and opportunities available to African mining.

Flowserve updates range to meet new EU standards

Flowserve has updated its range of end suction water pumps to meet new ecodesign regulations set by the European Commission.

Finalists unveiled at Pump Industry Awards

The finalists have been announced at the Pump Industry Awards following a record number of entries.

Tsurumi aerators in wastewater plant Tsurumi aerators in wastewater plant

Three Tsurumi TRN aerators have been installed to minimize the negative effects of warm weather at a Dutch wastewater plant.

Flygt pumps selected for Norwegian wastewater plants Flygt pumps selected for Norwegian wastewater plants

Xylem Inc has won a US$1 million contract to supply wastewater treatment technology to two new plants in Bergen, Norway.

Exol Lubricants launches fluid analysis service Exol Lubricants launches fluid analysis service

New fluid analysis service that will help to eliminate the risk of machines failing prematurely.

SPP Pumps awarded £1.12mn grant for UK R&D facility SPP Pumps awarded £1.12mn grant for UK R&D facility

Centrifugal pump manufacturer SPP Pumps has secured £1.12 million in regional growth funding to build a new R&D facility within its pump manufacturing centre in Coleford, UK.

Helix, OneSubsea and Schlumberger form subsea well intervention alliance

Helix Energy Solutions Group Inc, OneSubsea and Schlumberger have completed definitive agreements for their non-incorporated subsea well intervention alliance.

Wanner completes major Russian pump order Wanner completes major Russian pump order

Wanner International has supplied 44 Hydra-Cell metering and dosing pumps to a leading Russian oil refinery.

New leadership at Ebara Fluid Handling New leadership at Ebara Fluid Handling

Richard Thompson has been appointed vice president of Ebara Fluid Handling Division (FHD), assuming full management of the business.

Flowserve seals SIHI acquisition

Flowserve Corp has completed the acquisition of SIHI Group BV, a global provider of engineered vacuum and fluid pumps and related services.

GE partners with Saudi Electricity Company on hybrid energy project

Hybrid energy installation will integrate solar with combined-cycle plant for landmark power project in Duba.

The Top 10 World Pumps business news stories of 2014

The following business news stories were the most popular with visitors to the World Pumps website during 2014.

Amarinth to supply pumps for Subsea Well Response Project Amarinth to supply pumps for Subsea Well Response Project

Expro has selected Amarinth to deliver ten API 610 OH1 B Series pumps with Plan 53B seal support systems for the Subsea Well Response Project under a US$1 million contract.

Graco to buy White Knight Fluid Handling

Graco Inc has agreed to acquire White Knight Fluid Handling, a Kamas, Utah-based manufacturer of air-operated double-bellows, air-operated double-diaphragm and metering pumps.

Cantel Medical acquires Pure Water Solutions

Cantel Medical Corp has purchased the assets of Pure Water Solutions Inc in a US$11.9 million cash deal.

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

The closure of five Weir plants, Flowserve's planned purchase of SIHI, and sealing specialist Chesterton's Swedish acquisition were the most popular breaking stories on the World Pumps website in December 2014.

Wilden 430 and 830 Advanced FIT 316 stainless steel AODD Pumps Wilden 430 and 830 Advanced FIT 316 stainless steel AODD Pumps

Wilden, part of PSG, a Dover Company, is pleased to announce the release of 430 and 830 Advanced FIT 316 stainless steel AODD pumps.