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Interpump seals Bertoli acquisition

Interpump Group has completed the acquisition of Bertoli srl, a Parma, Italy-based manufacturer of homogenizers and high pressure plunger pumps, in a €7.3 million deal.

Lee Products releases LPD Series pump Lee Products releases LPD Series pump

A miniature, chemically inert Stepper Dispense Pump which is designed to deliver variable micro-litre volumes in the 50µL to 250µL range, has been introduced by Lee Products.

Hydra-Cell G25 and G35 pumps now available with tri-clamp fittings Hydra-Cell G25 and G35 pumps now available with tri-clamp fittings

Wanner International has added Hydra-Cell G25 and G35 pumps to its list of models available in 316L stainless steel.

Flowserve awarded US$18mn pump order for refinery upgrade in Peru

Flowserve Corp’s operations in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and in Lawrence, Massachusetts, USA have received orders worth US$18 million to supply pumping systems for the Petroperú Talara refinery in Piura, Peru.

Clark Solutions introduces gasket-free gear pump Clark Solutions introduces gasket-free gear pump

700 Series Rotary Gear Pumps feature a gasket-free design, anti-friction bearings, and precision ground joints.

ITT releases i-ALERT2 mobile app

ITT's PRO Services brand has launched the i-ALERT®2, a Bluetooth Smart-enabled machine health monitor that allows customers to identify potential problems before they become costly failures.

WEG - ACHEMA WEG - ACHEMA

WEG showcases energy-efficient drive solutions at ACHEMA 2015 for the first time.

NOMAD introduces TRANS-FLO NOMAD introduces TRANS-FLO

DA GLOBAL LLC® has announced the introduction of the NOMAD™ TRANS-FLO™ 4” ductile iron pump.

SPP pumps upgrade United Utilities pumping station

SPP Pumps has helped UK water company United Utilities complete a major project to upgrade Heronbridge Pumping Station in the north west of England.

MCE to attract strong participation at Saudi Arabian exhibition MCE to attract strong participation at Saudi Arabian exhibition

Mostra Convegno Expocomfort (MCE) will launch its first edition in Saudi Arabia at the end of the year.

SPX reliable pump solutions for tank loading/unloading SPX reliable pump solutions for tank loading/unloading

The Twinro range of positive displacement, rotary twin screw pumps are designed to handle even heavy, viscous products and are well proven within the oil and petrochemical industries.

Interpump to acquire Italian plunger pump manufacturer Bertoli

Interpump Group is moving into food pumps with the signing of a preliminary contract to acquire Bertoli srl, a Parma, Italy-based manufacturer of homogenizers and high pressure plunger pumps in a €7.3 million deal.

BETA pipe clamp reduces vibration

After decades of fixing piping vibration problems based on weak restraint systems, Beta Machinery Analysis (BETA) developed its own range of clamps proven to avoid vibration problems.

Beinlich launches VISCO pump

The small-scale progressive cavity pump has been designed specifically to enable the precise dosing of fluids and pastes proportionate to the rotational speed.

Schaeffler extends high performance X-life series Schaeffler extends high performance X-life series

Schaeffler UK has extended its X-life range of high performance, premium quality rolling bearings, plain bearings and linear guidance systems.

WEG introduces IE3-compliant motor switching and protection solutions

WEG has developed IE3-compliant switchgears to ensure excellent reliability when operating IE3 high-efficiency motors, despite higher inrush currents compared to IE2 motors.

New ABB motor range New ABB motor range

The problem of matching motors to specific water industry standards and specifications has been eliminated with ABB’s new range of WIMES compliant electric motors.

GIW Industries delivers dredging package for Chinese contractor

GIW Industries Inc has designed and installed a unique underwater pump system for a major Chinese dredging contractor.

KSB launches smartphone app for pumps KSB launches smartphone app for pumps

KSB has developed an app that can determine the efficiency of fixed-speed pumps in just 20 seconds.

Bonfiglioli expands IE3 series Bonfiglioli expands IE3 series

2 new motor series fulfilling IE3 class requirements are now available in the Bongfiglioli’s 7.5-22kW range.

SPX files with SEC for Flow business spin-off

SPX Corp has taken a step towards spinning off its Flow business later this year by filing an initial Form 10 Registration Statement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC).

KSB introduces Sewatec pump

KSB's Sewatec pump relies on unique sealing technology and a flexible hydraulic design to offer wastewater treatment facilities a no-hassle, cost-effective solution for a variety of applications.

Colfax Fluid Handling introduces new Smart Technology CM-1000 Series Colfax Fluid Handling introduces new Smart Technology CM-1000 Series

Colfax Fluid Handling, a business of Colfax Corporation, will introduce the latest version of the company’s Smart Technology CM-1000 Series smart controller at Nor-Shipping.

SPP Pumps apprentice scoops Young Engineer Award SPP Pumps apprentice scoops Young Engineer Award

The winner in the Apprentice Category of this year’s Pump Centre Young Engineering Awards has been announced as 21-year-old Josh Baynham of SPP Pumps.

O-ring material specification publication

New ISO makes O-ring material specification easier.

SPI seeks wider markets SPI seeks wider markets

SPI has launched its new website detailing its range of pumps it is offering to the scientific and process markets.

ARO – ACHEMA ARO – ACHEMA

ARO showcases new pump and control technologies at ACHEMA 2015.

New seal range launched by AESSEAL New seal range launched by AESSEAL

AESSEAL® has launched a completely reengineered modular component seal range that aims to raise the industry standard and allow configurable component seals to be built to order.

Hayward Tyler secures motor order from Indian thermal power plant

Hayward Tyler Group plc has won an aftermarket order worth more than £0.5 million to provide a spare motor and associated parts for NTPC’s Super Thermal Power Plant in Korba, Chhattisgarh State, India.

Energy Recovery starts VorTeq field trials

Energy Recovery Inc. has announced the commencement of field trials for its innovative VorTeq™ hydraulic pumping system for hydraulic fracturing.

Kirloskar Brothers wins repeat power pump order from Calik Enerji Kirloskar Brothers wins repeat power pump order from Calik Enerji

Kirloskar Brothers Ltd has secured another order from Turkish energy company Calik Enerji to supply pumps for its 230MW Gardabani CCPP project in Georgia.

Natures Way Foods installs waste removal systems from SEEPEX

The preparation of whole fruit generates peelings, cores and stone waste which all has to be removed in the most hygienic and efficient way.

HVAC installation achieves payback within 9 months HVAC installation achieves payback within 9 months

Historic UAE monument stays cool & saves money thanks to Invertek variable frequency drives.

Tsurumi announces stainless steel pumps Tsurumi announces stainless steel pumps

Submersible all stainless steel dewatering pumps.

BBA releases aftertreatment technology for single-cylinder diesel driven pumpsets

BBA Pumps announces the release of the “RF-system” for the PT150 wellpoint dewatering pumps.

FLUX - ACHEMA FLUX - ACHEMA

The drum emptying system VISCOFLUX lite is now available as an Ex version.

Gardner Denver Medical buys syringe pump maker TriContinent Scientific

Gardner Denver Inc’s Medical Group has acquired TriContinent Scientific Inc, a US manufacturer of OEM precision syringe pumps.

Grundfos unveils new submersible pump Grundfos unveils new submersible pump

Grundfos Pumps to showcase new range of SP submersible pumps at Ozwater 2015 - Australia's International Water Conference & Exhibition.

Xylem's Flygt Experior put to the test

Xylem says that its Flygt Experior wastewater pumping system builds on the premise that three fundamental functions – hydraulics, motors and controls should work perfectly together.

Flowrox - ACHEMA

Flowrox to exhibit its pinch valve product line at ACHEMA 2015.

Xylem joins Bipartisan Policy Center’s new infrastructure council

Xylem Inc is a member of the Bipartisan Policy Center’s (BPC) newly formed Executive Council on Infrastructure.

EMP launches advanced brushless DC electric oil pump EMP launches advanced brushless DC electric oil pump

Engineered Machined Products Inc. (EMP) has launched advanced technology for oil management applications.

New drive options for Micropump gear pumps New drive options for Micropump gear pumps

The high performance range of Micropump pumps are now available with all-new compact and lightweight electromagnetic brushless DC motors.

New electric IE4 motor from Volt New electric IE4 motor from Volt

Volt Electric Motors sets new standards in efficiency

PSG - ACHEMA PSG - ACHEMA

PSG®, a Dover company will be displaying a full array of seal-less pump technologies at ACHEMA in June.

Alfa Laval - ACHEMA

Alfa Laval will present their new compact heat exchanger for dirty fluids, the WideGap 100 at ACHEMA in June.

KEPL sets new technological benchmark KEPL sets new technological benchmark

Kirloskar Ebara Pumps Limited (KEPL) tests high speed high pressure pumps for Saudi Aramco.

Weir and Rolls-Royce’s MTU form JV to develop power system for fracking

Weir Oil & Gas and the Rolls-Royce Power Systems company MTU are setting up a joint venture company to oversee the development of their new power system to make hydraulic fracturing operations more efficient.

Eaton to highlight cost and energy saving solutions for the pump industry at conference

Power management company Eaton will highlight how the pump industry can address the challenges of controlling costs and maximising energy efficiency at the Pump Centre Conference and Exhibition.

Hayward Tyler signs production alliance with FMC Technologies

Hayward Tyler Group plc has entered into a global subsea production alliance agreement with FMC Technologies covering permanent magnet motors.

Energy Recovery awarded pump orders in Egypt, Italy and Vietnam

Energy Recovery Inc has secured desalination orders for projects utilizing its pumps in Egypt, Italy and Vietnam.

Edwards launches new liquid ring vacuum pump

Edwards’ latest range of liquid ring pumps is specifically designed for fly ash handling, a challenging application in coal-fired power generation plants.

Weir launch frac pump at OTC

Weir introduces first high-horsepower, continuous-duty frac pump for sustained 275,000-pound force rod load.

Colfax - ACHEMA Colfax - ACHEMA

Colfax Fluid Handling will demonstrate its commitment to Industry 4.0 with an exhibit of its new intelligent platform (IN-1000) for condition and operation monitoring at ACHEMA.

CECO Environmental to acquire PMFG

CECO Environmental Corp is buying PMFG Inc, the NASDAQ-listed provider of engineered equipment for the abatement of air pollution, the separation and filtration of contaminants from gases and liquids, and industrial noise control.

Flowrox will showcase its deposition watch at OTC 2015

Flowrox, a global leader in heavy-duty industrial valve manufacturing and services, will be exhibiting its products at the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston, Texas in May.

Hayward Tyler improves margins

Specialist engineering group Hayward Tyler Group plc has reported an improvement in underlying gross and operating margins in the second half of the year ended 31 March 2015.

Wanner International - ACHEMA

Wanner International will display its full range of Hydra-Cell diaphragm pumps at ACHEMA 2015.

April’s top 3 news stories on www.worldpumps.com

Xylem's partnership with Veolia, Kirloskar's plans for expansion and the Russian chemical market were the most popular stories with visitors to the World Pumps website last month.

Jung Process Systems - ACHEMA Jung Process Systems - ACHEMA

Jung Process Systems assembles HYGHSPIN Hopper with double-acting mechanical seal with pressurised buffer sys-tem.

Amarinth reconditions pumps on the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline Amarinth reconditions pumps on the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline

Amarinth has completed the reconditioning of the pumps stationed on the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan pipeline which safeguard against pollution in a region of Georgia that exports natural spring water.

Armstrong upgrades E Series Armstrong upgrades E Series

Armstrong Fluid Technology introduces E Series pump-less volute kit.