Our website uses cookies

Cookies enable us to provide the best experience possible and help us understand how visitors use our website. By browsing World Pumps, you agree to our use of cookies.

Okay, I understand Learn more
ALL CATEGORIES CHANGE CATEGORY

Pump Industry news, June 2010

ITT Corp and PUB, Singapore’s national water agency, are setting up a joint research and technology testing program for energy-efficient water and wastewat

AxFlow A/S has secured exclusive distribution rights for Mono Pumps’ full range of progressing cavity (PC) pumps, munchers, screens and spare parts in Denm

MKS Instruments, Inc has introduced a line of lightweight high gas flow valves (HFVs)

Flowserve Corp has opened new Quick Response Centers (QRC) in Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam; Helsinki, Finland; and Martigues, France.

Alfred W Jones was co-founder of Best Pump Works, Flowtronex, and Integrated Flow Solutions. He died June 26 2010 while traveling in London. Here Dave Broc

Alfa Laval has secured a SEK65 million order for heat exchangers, pumps and tank cleaning equipment to be used in the production of a health drink in India

Liberty Sales serves automation and process control needs with valves, pressure gauges, thermometers, regulators and control products.

Weir Minerals France has selected Intelliquip’s Intelligent Front-EndSM (IFE) pump selection software to automate the front-end sales processes for its Beg

The Board Of Standards Review of ANSI has recently approved ANSI/AMCA standard 99-10.

The Metastream M Series ZMH flexible membrane coupling improves is specifically intended for cooling tower installations.

The partners will provide customers with expert local support in the UK and Ireland.

GGC (Guilherme Goncalves Correia & Filhos) and CTGA (Centro Tecnologico de Gestao Ambiental) will install Flygt and Lowara pumps, Wedeco UV reactors and Sa

Wilden’s Original Series Plastic air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pumps now feature the company’s Efficiency Management System (EMS), which makes the p

The LB250 submersible pump, which stopped being produced more than a decade ago, is thought to be the longest-serving Tsurumi pump in Europe.

The alliance will provide solutions for corrosive resistant chemical handling for strong acid, solvent and caustic applications.

Since its launch in March 2010, Syrris has sold more than 40 continuous flow pumps and has shipped units to laboratories and academic institutions worldwid

The Hydraulic Institute (HI) has introduced a new version of its ANSI/HI Standards available in a CD format.

ITT Corp has signed an agreement to purchase privately held Godwin Pumps for US$585 million.

Samson Controls has made a range of control valves for food processing and pharmaceutical applications available in the UK.

Wilden Pump & Engineering is seeing an increase in orders for its air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pumps following the BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexi

Edwards Ltd has opened a new service centre and sales office in Jhunan, Taiwan to support its customers in the industrial, solar, semiconductor, flat panel

The ultrapure water system will be used at Globalfoundries’ new semiconductor manufacturing facility currently under contruction at the Luther Forest Techn

Allweiler uses an analytical programme, which shows conversion options or suitable replacements for pumps which are already in service in ships.

Vertiflo has made pump selection software available on its website.

Armstrong has merged its two key areas of operation in the UK.

ProMinent has launched new hose pumps with low, medium and high flow rates for laboratory and industrial applications.

While World Pumps publishes many technical features, it is always good to go back to basics. Courtesy of the Waterworks museum in the UK, we present some b

GEA Group AG has extended a March 2009 €230 million syndicated credit line, previously due in 2011, to a volume of €650 million, with the first half due in

Hamworthy plc has secured contracts to supply pumps and pump systems for the Papa Terra FPSO and cargo handling systems for two LPG-carriers.

The all-stainless steel ALSHE VAP is a standardised exchanger designed for use as a vapouriser in a wide range of process industries.

The Weir Group plc is buying the Linatex group of companies, a Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia-based provider of wear-resistant products to the mining and sand & ag

The new line of rod guides are designed for progressing cavity downhole pumping applications.

The ATV32 is designed to be fully compatable with Schneider Electric’s space-saving Lexium 32 range of motor controllers.

The MBS 8200 slim-line pressure transmitter is designed for hydraulic applications demanding high accuracy and insensitivity to temperature variations.

The EZstrip progressing cavity pump from NOV Mono has been chosen in a bid to improve efficiency and reduce downtime at South West Water’s wastewater treat

The collaborative website from the Water Environment Federation (WEF) and the American Water Works Association (AWWA) features resources for water recruite

The C MAG-PL, horizontal, sealless ETFE lined centrifugal pump has a permanent magnet drive system and no mechanical seals.

The Water Environment Federation (WEF) is looking for a new executive director.

The latching valve from ITT-Alcon operates using a 50 millisecond pulse, eliminating the constant energy draw and meaning prolonged periods of valve inacti

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum plans to open three new service centres to expand the company’s existing sales and service network in Asia.

Many of the AC drives used by the water and wastewater industry are approaching 20 years old. Even with careful maintenance there comes a point when the de

Met-Pro Corp’s Met-Pro Environmental Air Solutions business unit has received a US$600 000 order to supply a large Duall odour control system, including Fy

Vacuum pump manufacturer Edwards has named Matthew Taylor as the company’s new chief executive officer.

Gear pump manufacturer Maag Pump Systems AG is merging with Germany-based Automatik Plastics Machinery GmbH.

The new HydroWhirl Orbitor tank cleaning machine, now available from nozzle specialists BETE Ltd, is designed for clean-in-place (CIP) tank cleaning for th

‘Pumps for gas shale fracturing’ is the hot topic of the webinar on 11 June 2010.

Emerson Process Management has extended its Fisher Vee-Ball family to include the V150E version with expanded outlets.

Finish Thompson Inc has released three new pump models in its DB Series of centrifugal pumps.

The SPL series has been designed with no magnets, no mechanical seals and no packing to make it environmentally friendly and energy-efficient.

Flowserve Corp is to supply plug valves for the Southern Seawater Desalination Plant near Perth in Australia.

EMCOR Group Inc’s Heritage Mechanical Services Inc subsidiary is to install storm water pumps at LaGuardia International Airport in Flushing, New York.

The ElectroFlo Generator is powered by a positive displacement downhole power section, which has been used to handling entrained solids in drilling fluids.

The iP60-50R produces 1.1 gallons (5 litres) per minute of ultra-high pressure water for precision waterjet cutting, water blasting, cleaning and surface p

The 117 Series of Graphalloy graphite/metal alloy bushings are suitable for heat treat furnaces, glass plants, dampers, stokers where grease, oil and plast

A range of single spring and cartridge mechanical seals are now in stock for immediate delivery as customers increasingly take advantage of Axflow’s seal r

The pumping stations have been built to abstract up to 12.5 litres of water per day from the groundwater reserves in the event of a prolonged dry spell.

Environmental benefits of dry vacuum pumping, particularly for reducing pollution and operating costs, have long been appreciated and progressive vacuum us

Baker Hughes has acquired Siberia-based Oilpump Services (OPS), the second largest electrical submersible pumping (ESP) system service company in Western S

The white material, 70 EPDM 253815, creates ideal preconditions for sealing solutions in the hygienic design sector.

Centrifugal pump manufacturer Amarinth has a new document management system in place that could deliver significant benefits to contractors and operators.

The bike, which is now in regular production in Guatemala, is being used by rural residents for irrigation and general water distribution.

Registration is now open for the Hydraulic Institute’s 2010 Market Outlook Workshop which will take place 12–13 August 2010 in San Francisco.

Ralph Gessner is the new vice president/general manager of Dover Corp’s Neptune Chemical Pump Co.

Connect with us
Most viewed…
News
 

EagleBurgmann Germany GmbH & Co. KG, Wolfratshausen, has developed a mechanical seal for high pressure/high temperature (HP/HT) applications.

Feature
 

Contact seals tend to either wear at the point of contact or groove the shaft.

News
 

AFGlobal acquires the Axon pressure pump technology and product line.

News
 

The 2nd generation WGR pump has replaceable liners designed using Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) simulation.

Feature
 

This article explores the possibility of designing a hydraulic element which is fit for Industry 4.0.

What’s coming up…
29
Oct ’17

2017 AIChE Annual Meeting

 
31
Oct ’17

Processing technology

 
31
Oct ’17

 
06
Nov ’17

 
15
Nov ’17

International summit and exhibition on hydropower