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Pump Industry news, August 2011

Godwin Pumps delivered more than 350 Dri-Prime pumps from eight East Coast branches in support of municipal, industrial and recreational flood relief appli

Roller bearings from Schaeffler and condition monitoring can help ensure safe lift (elevator) rides at the Eiffel Tower. In addition, the use of offline vi

Transparency of operating conditions is of vital importance, because this is the only way for operators to ensure that their pumps run at optimum condition

UK-based Fluid Automation now uses Variflo variable speed drives (VSDs) in its pumps and booster systems designed for building services duties.

Bürkert has launched new country-specific colour product catalogues.

SERO PumpSystems GmbH has added the new SEMIS model to its high head pump range.

Weir Minerals Netherlands has secured the second largest order in the company’s history for 12 GEHO piston diaphragm pumps, type TZPM 2000, for a Samarco M

Russia's Hydromashservice has won the tender to produce and supply Lukoil Trade House with an outdoor multiphase pump station for use in the Menzilinskoye

Torishima Pump Mfg Co Ltd is to supply boiler feed, condensate extraction and vertical cooling water pumps for the Fenix Power Plant in Peru.

Blackmer has developed a natural gas vapour recovery compressor that has been designed to handle wellhead operations in continuous duty or remote unmanned

Clyde Blowers Capital is selling ClydeUnion Pumps to SPX Corp for a headline price of £750 million.

A Thames Water sewage treatment works in London was experiencing too much downtime due to maintenance. A new pump was needed which could improve efficiency

Water movement, treatment and testing specialist, ITT Corporation, recently underwent a reorganisation. ITT has appointed new executives to global position

German pump manufacturer Wilo has become a Champion Partner of the Borussia Dortmund football team.

Australian pump manufacturer Brumby Pumps says its versatile airlift pump design has been successful in meeting the demands of leachate pumping in landfill

Hydromashservice, a subsidiary of HMS Group, has completed the delivery of pumping equipment to E4 Group for the new co generator at the Krasnodar thermal

Hamworthy is to open a new dedicated service centre in Brazil, with offices in Rio De Janeiro and planned workshops and warehousing operations in Macae.

Markos Tambakeras will serve as non-executive chairman of the board of Xylem, the water technology business that ITT will spin off later this year.

A new pump model, DB5.5, has been added to the range of Finish Thompson‘s DB Series of plastic magnetic-drive sealless centrifugal pumps.

Watson-Marlow has introduced a 20 year warranty on the pump housing of its MasoSine food and beverage pumps.

KSB Aktiengesellschaft plans to exhibit for the first time its Etanorm SYT heat transfer liquid pump, which features a new VenJet venting device, at the WT

UK centrifugal specialist Amarinth plans to continue developing carbon emission reducing, high-efficiency centrifugal pumps despite losing government fundi

Nuclear waste technology company Kurion Inc says that its Ion Specific Media System at the damaged Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Plant in Japan has been achiev

US private equity firm Windjammer Capital Investors has acquired the operations of wastewater treatment equipment company JWC Environmental from Joseph Cha

ClydeUnion's Ranald Patrick describes a steam turbine driven pump that provides reliable reactor cooling for nuclear power stations.

The latest Current Industrial Report covering pumps has been published by the US Department of Commerce.

Retractable handle allows easier installation of manual toilets in confined areas.

Bürkert has developed a basic, lower cost version of its full bore magmeter flowmeter electronics

The German pump company Wilo SE has donated two water pumps for a “Water for the Massai” project in North Tanzania.

German pump manufacturer Lewa has expanded its existing sales office in Dubai into a legally independent subsidiary.

Ralspeed has developed a quick motor reference guide for temporary and permanent pump installations with ratings from 1 kW to 300 kW.

With the severe drought in East Africa, the Grundfos Water2Life programme is supplying water to more people than usual in Kenya.

Japanese pump maker Torishima Pump Mfg Ltd delivered a 7.2% increase in net sales during the first quarter of fiscal 2011 to ¥10 702 million, despite the n

IDEX Corp has promoted Andrew Silvernail to the position of CEO from today, succeeding Larry Kingsley who is leaving IDEX to become CEO of Pall Corp.

Wilden has developed the Saniflo Series VC metal pump, which has been designed for use in solids handling applications in the US food and beverage mark

The EU directive calling for the use of marine fuels with a far lower sulphur content is causing pump manufacturers to examine how pumps that rely on the l

Cavitation has been identified as one of the leading causes of reduced reliability in centrifugal pumps. Joseph Askew examines the causes of cavitation and

Mouvex says that its Micro C-Series eccentric disc pumps now meet the requirements of various continuous dosing applications within the food processing ind

The worldwide market for ultrapure water systems and consumables will exceed US$3.8 billion in 2011, due to activity in the semiconductor and power industr

The organisers of the annual UK Pump Industry Awards (PIA), have announced that the call for nominations is now officially open.

Russia’s HMS Group is acquiring 57% of the share capital of centrifugal pump manufacturer Bobruisk Machine Building Plant in a deal valued at US$9.6 millio

German pump and valve manufacturer KSB is supplying 20 pump sets worth several million euros for a combined wastewater/stormwater pumping station currently

Vacuum pump specialist Ebara Technologies Inc has a new training and demonstration facility in Sacramento, California, USA.

Flowserve Corp is investing US$30 million to expand and upgrade its pump manufacturing facilities in Coimbatore, India.

Caprari has developed a flushing system for the automatic cleaning of wastewater lifting stations.

Met-Pro Corp’s Environmental Air Solutions business unit is supplying six Duall brand air pollution control systems to a manufacturer serving the aerospace

Garlock Sealing Technologies LLC (GST) has acquired the ONE-UP pump diaphragm business from WL Gore & Associates Inc.

In spite of investment in predictive maintenance (PdM) and considerable effort being focused on reliability engineering, process pump users continue to exp

Wilden says that its Original Seriesof metal air operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pumps feature a design that is suitable for liquid-transfer applications

Ruhrpumpen has developed a new ANSI, end-suction low flow centrifugal pump to its standard product line. The CPP-L is the low flow version of the CPP-21 an

Gorman-Rupp Co executives rang the closing bell at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on 28 July 2011 in recognition of the company’s more than 40 years as

Swiss engineering giant Sulzer is now a major player in the wastewater pump market having completed the acquisition of Cardo Flow Solutions in a CHF852 mil

Weir Group is selling its former Weir Pumps site at Cathcart, Glasgow to ClydeUnion for £25 million.

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