News for March 2009

News Archive

Colfax wins major contract in Brunei

Colfax Corporation has secured a €1 million sale of pumping systems to Brunei Shell Petroleum.

Amarinth wins large order for industrial process pumps

Amarinth has secured an order worth more than €2 million from Aker Kvaerner to supply 40 centrifugal industrial process pumps.

Ingersoll Rand introduces portable de-watering pumps Ingersoll Rand introduces portable de-watering pumps

Ingersoll Rand’s fluid technology department has introduced a new line of portable air-operated de-watering and solids handling diaphragm pumps, specifically developed for mining, construction and sump operations.

Successful 2008 for Sulzer

Sulzer says that it experienced increases in order intake, sales, operating income and cash flow in 2008 but expects a slowdown in 2009.

Welcome to the new World Pumps website

World Pumps has launched a re-designed website with improved functionality and features.

nEXT range of turbomolecular pumps nEXT range of turbomolecular pumps

Edwards has launched a new range of turbomolecular pumps for mass spectrometry and electron microscopy systems.

SA peristaltic market shows growth

The South African water industry is manifesting a growing demand for peristaltic dosing technology, according to Watson-Marlow Pumps Group, reflecting continued economic growth in that region.

Coating system improves pump efficiency Coating system improves pump efficiency

Belzona Polymerics Limited, a manufacturer of polymer repair composites and industrial protective coatings has developed a hydrophobic, smooth-surfaced coating system which could improve pumps’ operational efficiency.

Ingersoll-Rand moves to Ireland

Ingersoll-Rand Company Limited is to relocate the company from Bermuda to Ireland.

New ‘monster’ for pump stations

JWC Environmental has launched the latest version of the company’s Channel Monster, designed for grinding and screening in wastewater pump stations.

Process pumps for flue gas desulphurisation Process pumps for flue gas desulphurisation

KSB has developed KWPKC-Monobloc, a new pump series especially designed for use in secondary circuits of flue gas desulphurisation plants.

Fast priming pump for chemicals Fast priming pump for chemicals

Finish Thompson has developed the SP 22 Series, a centrifugal pump which has lifts up to 25 ft and fast priming time of up to 18 ft in 90 seconds.

Colfax establishes global oil and gas group

Colfax Corp has created a global oil and gas group to provide technical consulting expertise to its local offices and customers throughout the world.

Haldex Concentric wins sustainability award

Diesel engine pump manufacturer Haldex Concentric has won a sustainability award from Midlands Excellence, a regional organisation that promotes business excellence in the UK.

New line of low cost flowmeters New line of low cost flowmeters

Dakota Instruments has introduced a new line of low-cost injection-moulded flowmeters.

Process control actuator from Rotork

Rotork has launched a new range of electric actuators for the operation of process control valves.

Tapflo and CP Pumpen distribution plan

In a new agreement, Tapflo AB will have access to CP Pumpen’s range of magnetically driven centrifugal pumps. In return, CP Pumpen will have access to Tapflo’s extensive sales organisation in Eastern Europe and Russia.

Advanced solids handling from Yeomans Advanced solids handling from Yeomans

Yeomans Chicago Corporation, a subsidiary of Grundfos, has launched a solids-handling pump that can effectively pass large solids in low-flow high head applications.