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Grundfos names new EVP for business development

Grundfos has appointed Ernst Lutz as its new group executive vice president (EVP) for business development.

Tsurumi extends sewage pump series for the European market Tsurumi extends sewage pump series for the European market

Japanese manufacturer, Tsurumi, will present several new series of sewage pumps designed exclusively for the European market on stand A6.245 at IFAT 2016, from 30 May - 3 June in Munich, Germany.

Nominations for Top 50 Women in Engineering close at midnight tonight

The Women's Engineering Society’s ‘WE50’ campaign will recognise the achievements of influential women in engineering.

Krohne's new electromagnetic flowmeter for farming applications Krohne's new electromagnetic flowmeter for farming applications

Krohne, Inc. now offers the OPTIFLUX 4100 electromagnetic flowmeter ideal for farming and agricultural applications, including liquid manure application, dragline pump safety, and billing for commercial applicators.

Ebara sets up new company in Colombia

Ebara Corp has established a new company in Colombia to sell pumps and provide related services and support.

Egyptian power plant orders 27 KSB pumps Egyptian power plant orders 27 KSB pumps

KSB Group is to supply 27 power station pumps to the South Helwan power plant in Egypt under a double-digit million euro order received in November 2015.

International Rotating Equipment Conference: high-level training is part of the package

The world’s leading rotating equipment convention offers a rich package of added value, including ideal training opportunities.

New HEP Optimo L+ series from Halm New HEP Optimo L+ series from Halm

Halm Pumpen + Motoren GmbH has launched its new delivery programme of high-efficiency screw-connected and flange pumps, featuring 20 types with delivery outputs up to a maximum of 45,000 l/h.

Perkins Pacific launches new Perkins IOPU replacement engines

Perkins Pacific, a distributor of Perkins engines and supplier of off-highway OEMs in the Western U.S., recently announced the launch of three new Perkins Industrial Open Power Unit (IOPU) 1100 Series replacement engines.

AxFlow launches range of elastomer coated rotary lobe pumps AxFlow launches range of elastomer coated rotary lobe pumps

AxFlow has extended its range of positive displacement pumps with the introduction of the LB suite of elastomer coated rotary lobe pumps for flows of between 5m³/hr to 130m³/hr.

Morrison Pump provides pumps for California’s EchoWater Project Morrison Pump provides pumps for California’s EchoWater Project

Morrison Pump Co is to supply four vertical mixed flow pumps for the Nitrifying Sidestream Treatment (NST) facility at the EchoWater Project in Sacramento, California, USA.

Meet World Pumps at IFAT Meet World Pumps at IFAT

World Pumps will be attending the IFAT trade fair in Munich, Germany, from 30 May to 2 June 2016.

Bell & Gossett Little Red Schoolhouse partners with United Association union

Xylem Inc’s Bell & Gossett Little Red Schoolhouse and the United Association union have formed a training partnership to equip trade professionals in the HVAC field with the technical expertise to service and repair pumps.

Triark Pumps sponsors 2016 BPMA Golf Day

Triark Pumps are one of the sponsors of the 2016 British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) Golf Day.

GIW Industries celebrates 125th anniversary

2016 marks GIW Industries Inc’s 125th year in business.

New power pumps from Tsurumi at Bauma 2016 New power pumps from Tsurumi at Bauma 2016

Pump manufacturer Tsurumi presented two superlatives at this year’s Bauma trade fair: the new LH4110W and KRSU822 – both high-performance contractors’ pumps for drainage.

Eureka wins pump frame agreement with Det Norske Oljeselskap

Eureka Pumps AS has secured a pump service contract from Det Norske Oljeselskap ASA, the Norwegian oil exploration, development and production company.

Grundfos breaks ground on new Kansas offices Grundfos breaks ground on new Kansas offices

Danish pump manufacturer Grundfos has officially broken ground on a new 40 000 sq ft office building in Lenexa, Kansas, USA.

Amarinth provides API 610 high flow pumps to Fjords Processing for FPSO Amarinth provides API 610 high flow pumps to Fjords Processing for FPSO

Amarinth has delivered US$1.2 million worth of API 610 overhung high pressure, high flow, low-shear duplex pumps to Fjords Processing for produced water treatment duties on an FPSO (Floating Production, Storage and Offloading) vessel that is currently being assembled in Singapore.

KSB’s new synchronous motors make for highly efficient submersible borehole pumps

At this year’s IFAT from 30 May - 3 June, KSB Aktiengesellschaft, Germany, will be presenting a range of pumps for water production applications. Among them will be submersible borehole pumps with new energy-saving motors up to 150 kW.

Pulsafeeder announces Eclipse Series of gear pumps

Pulsafeeder recently announced the Eclipse Series of metallic gear pumps for water treatment and chemical processing applications.

Atlas Copco extends its range of GHS VSD+ vacuum pumps to 1900 m³/h Atlas Copco extends its range of GHS VSD+ vacuum pumps to 1900 m³/h

Atlas Copco has extended its portfolio of GHS VSD+ vacuum pumps with the launch of a new model offering power of up to 1900 m3/h while retaining the revolutionary level of energy efficiency that has been a hallmark of the range.

Cellular-based monitoring device provides M2M and pump control at water facilities Cellular-based monitoring device provides M2M and pump control at water facilities

The Sensaphone® CELL682™ system provides 24/7 monitoring of environmental conditions and unattended equipment at remote locations where telephone and Ethernet connectivity are unavailable.

SPP Pumps gears up for Telford Pump Conference

SPP Pumps will be showcasing its range of water supply and treatment pumps and introducing its Pump as Turbine technology at this year’s Telford Pump Centre Conference, on 12th May, in Telford, UK.

BPMA presents seminar paper at Utility Week Live BPMA presents seminar paper at Utility Week Live

Steve Schofield, Director and CEO of the British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) will be presenting a paper at this year’s Utility Week Live exhibition, running on 17-18 May at the NEC in Birmingham, UK.

Wilden HS430S Advanced FIT High Pressure AODD Pump now available in aluminum

Wilden is pleased to announce the release of the aluminum version of its HS430S Advanced FIT High Pressure 1-1/2 in (38 mm) AODD Pump.

Vogelsang presents new solids reduction technology for food waste at IFAT 2016 Vogelsang presents new solids reduction technology for food waste at IFAT 2016

Hugo Vogelsang Maschinenbau GmbH will be showcasing new products and services for the food industry at IFAT 2016, Munich, Germany, at the end of May.

Quick return on investment with new Grundfos mixer range

The new, complete range of Grundfos mixers, flowmakers and recirculation pumps are said to offer superior thrust to power ratio and high-quality features ensuring maximum dependability.

Liberty Pumps holds open house at expanded Bergen facility

Liberty Pumps hosted hundreds of visitors at their 2016 open house event last month in Bergen, New York.

KSB’s Dr Sönke Brodersen continues as chairman of VDMA Pumps + Systems KSB’s Dr Sönke Brodersen continues as chairman of VDMA Pumps + Systems

Dr Sönke Brodersen, KSB AG’s global executive officer technology, is to remain chairman of the VDMA Pumps + Systems Association.

Edwards unveils new vacuum pumps for scientific market

Edwards is unveiling new vacuum pumps at the analytica conference (Hall B1, Stand 510), Munich, 10 – 12 May, which are aimed at the analytical instrument and R&D markets.

Chesterton inaugurates expanded facilities at New England HQ Chesterton inaugurates expanded facilities at New England HQ

Fluid sealing specialist AW Chesterton Co has officially opened its expanded facilities in Groveland, Massachusetts, USA.

SPP Pumps provides Pump as Turbine system for Hong Kong WtW SPP Pumps provides Pump as Turbine system for Hong Kong WtW

SPP Pumps has won a contract to supply a Pump as Turbine (PaT) system for Sha Tin Water Treatment Works (WtW) in Hong Kong to generate hydroelectricity.

WEG presents new flexible and efficient geared motors WEG presents new flexible and efficient geared motors

WEG is launching the WG20, a new range of highly versatile modular geared motors.

Blacoh announces new dampener design for AODD pumps Blacoh announces new dampener design for AODD pumps

Blacoh Fluid Control, part of the Blacoh Industries family of companies, recently announced the launch of their AODDampener specifically designed for air operated double diaphragm (AODD) pump applications.

R+W expands its disc pack coupling offering R+W expands its disc pack coupling offering

R+W is pleased to introduce six new body sizes for its line of disc pack couplings (Series LP).

Grundfos partners with Boeing on energy efficiency Grundfos partners with Boeing on energy efficiency

Grundfos and Boeing have signed a memorandum of understanding to help the aviation company lower energy consumption at its production plants.

Tsurumi Pumps to operate live at IFAT Tsurumi Pumps to operate live at IFAT

At the trade fair in Munich, Germany, 30 May – 3 June, Tsurumi says it will exhibit how effective its solutions are in the fight against unwanted water: several of its aggregates will run in a continuous live demonstration at stand A6.245.

Netzsch pumps deliver safe conveyance of emulsion explosives

Netzsch Pumps North America, LLC, announces that global parent company Netzsch Pumpen & Systeme GmbH has developed special equipment for mobile mix loading vehicles used to convey emulsified explosives.

Dickow Pumpen releases new NKX line of circulation pumps for hot oils Dickow Pumpen releases new NKX line of circulation pumps for hot oils

The new NKX pump line replaces Dickow’s former heat transfer oil circulation pump type NKLs. The outer dimensions of both pump types are identical and therefore interchangeable.

New ATEX-certified gear couplings from R+L Hydraulics New ATEX-certified gear couplings from R+L Hydraulics

R+L Hydraulics GmbH now offers Lovejoy gear couplings with ATEX-certification. These robust gear couplings are said to excel with high performance and simple maintenance, resulting in cost-efficient solutions.

Weir Oil & Gas unveils new valve and seat for well stimulation pumps Weir Oil & Gas unveils new valve and seat for well stimulation pumps

Following two years of research and more than $1 million invested in advanced engineering and comprehensive testing, Weir Oil & Gas has unveiled the new SPM 2.0 valve & seat for well stimulation pumps used in shale plays globally.

New ranges from Renold Couplings New ranges from Renold Couplings

Renold Couplings have launched two new ranges, whilst announcing a further new range will be available soon.

New 10V-300 vertical lineshaft pump from Rovatti Pompe

Rovatti Pompe says the high efficiency of its new pump and the wide operational range in relation to the nominal capacity of 300 m³/h result in energy savings and performance at the top of the market.

Meet the new Grundfos shower booster pump range Meet the new Grundfos shower booster pump range

Grundfos has recently launched a new range of shower booster and universal head shower booster pumps.

April’s most popular news stories on www.worldpumps.com

The history of the liquid pump, Sulzer's plans to phase out its Pumpex brand and SPX Flow in the Chinese nuclear industry were the most popular stories with visitors to the World Pumps website in April 2016.

Weir, MTU name joint venture EPIX

Weir Oil & Gas and Rolls-Royce Power Systems subsidiary MTU are to call their joint venture EPIX.