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Pump Industry news, May 2014

Verderflex hose pumps receives award

Verderflex Dura 5 and Dura 7 hose pumps receives “Ringier Technology Innovation Award 2014”


Grundfos to showcase optimised water solutions for water supply, water treatment and flood control at SIWW 2014


A free CPD industry conference is being held at London’s Institute of Directors on Wednesday 11 June and will showcase new European air source heat pump te


Alfa Laval will participate in POWER-GEN Europe 2014, a conference and exhibition for the international power and renewable industries, in Cologne, Germany


Colfax Fluid Handling will present flexible solutions for oil and gas pumping and rotating machinery applications at the Global Petroleum Show, Calgary, Al


Bedford Pumps has recently installed and a direct drive variant of its fish friendly pumps for Cam pumping station.


April 2014 saw KSB launch the latest generation of its Magnochem mag-drive pumps.


New SKF wireless machine condition sensor provides condition monitoring for large plants, or in hazardous and hard to reach locations.


ANDRITZ launches new sludge dewatering equipment for waste water treatment plants, industrial treatment plants, and food applications.


Edwards launches new range of single stage oil sealed rotary vane vacuum pumps


ITT Corp executive vice president Aris Chicles has been named president of its Industrial Process business, following Bob Pagano's resignation.


The Weir Group’s strategic alliance with Anglo American has won the 2014 Procurement Leaders Awards’ External Collaboration Award.


Canada’s KSB Pumps Inc is to supply large RDLO water transport pumps for Fort Hills Energy LP’s US$13.5 billion mega mineable oil sands project, located 90


Alfa Laval has completed the NOK13 billion acquisition of Norway’s Frank Mohn AS, following approval from competition authorities.


Pentair Ltd shareholders have voted to approve changing the place of incorporation of the company from Switzerland to Ireland.


SKF @ptitude Connect gives engineers easy access to a cost-effective cloud computing resource, claims the company, for condition monitoring software that w


Grundfos' extended MAGNA3 range offers an extra 25 models.


AESSEAL now offers a full range of ATEX products and services


ABB has published an updated version of its 128-page Motor Guide: the most requested electric motor publication from the company in the UK during the past


Thompson Pump held its 24th annual Pumpology School on April 23-25, at its corporate facilities in Port Orange, Florida, USA.


KSB launches Ixo-Pro - a fully automatic submersible pump.


Order intake across Hayward Tyler Group plc’s core markets has remained buoyant in the second half of its financial year ended 31 March 2014.


Pinnergy Ltd and Shalewater Solutions LLC have set up a joint venture to provide integrated water management solutions to support oil and gas operations in


India’s CRI Pumps has opened a new manufacturing unit in Perundurai, Tamil Nadu, to serve the export market.


Private equity firm American Industrial Partners (AIP) has bought SG Holdings I LLC (SERVA) from Wexford Capital LP.


Weir Minerals has launched its range of WEMCO extra-heavy-duty vortex pumps across Europe.


Talis UK produces the ERHARD ROCO Premium Butterfly Valve for smooth transportation of water.


Global business reveals its plans for WAMPEX show in Accra later this month.


Positive displacement pump manufacturer for the food-and-beverage industry, Mouvex, will be displaying various models of its eccentric disc pump technologi


SPP Pumps has won an energy assessment services contract at the Sydenham Waste Water Pumping Station in Belfast for Northern Ireland Water.


Masdar has awarded contracts to Abengoa, Degrémont, Sidem/Veolia and Trevi Systems to each construct a desalination plant as part of a pilot project in Abu


Zenit was displaying its new range of electrical submersible pumps UNIQA with powers ranging from 4 to 355 kW and IE3 Premium Efficiency motors.


Robert (Bob) Pagano, president of ITT Corp’s Industrial Process business, is leaving the company to become president and CEO of Watts Water Technologies In


Edwards launches a new range of single stage oil sealed rotary vane vacuum pumps at SVC, Chicago, USA.


Centrifugal pump specialist Amarinth has expanded its customer service team at its headquarters in Rendlesham, Suffolk, UK to service a growing market for


Power management company Eaton demonstrates SmartWire-DT connection and communication technology.


Colfax Fluid Handling is presenting a new stator material specially developed for use in sewage treatment plants and for pumping abrasive wastewater.


Xylem launches new, modular, micro controllers for water and wastewater operations


Weir Oil & Gas is partnering with the Rolls-Royce Power Systems company MTU to develop power systems for hydraulic fracturing.


The Chesterton 442C cartridge split seal aims to provide superior seal performance with the ease of installation of a cartridge split seal.


Tsurumi is presenting its new KTD pump, an agitator version of Tsurumi’s cast iron pump from its KTZ series will be released to the European market in Augu


NOV Mono displays Chemineer fluid agitation equipment, following its acquisition of Robbins and Myers and its associated businesses in 2013.


Bürkert presents a new pneumatic system as a compact solution for high precision requirements.


Organisers to take its 'Environmental Technology Forum' to South Africa for first time.


Xylem has launched a new retrievable aeration grid system offering improved aeration efficiency in wastewater treatment plants.


Grundfos will be presenting new optimised water solutions for a range of water supply and wastewater applications.


The new Andritz C-Press for efficient sludge dewatering with high performance and low operating costs.


Radiodetection demonstrates precision marker locate products and ground penetrating radar system. Pearpoint shows upgraded inspection system.


Bauer Gear Motor launches the world's first modular, stainless steel, IE4 geared motor.


An IFAT Pump Model with integrated efficiency calculator demonstrates how costs can be saved with new pump technology.


Sweden’s Tapflo Group has named HCD Flow Technology as its distributor in New Zealand.


2014 marks the 180th anniversary of Danish pump maker DESMI.


Japan’s Ebara Corp has set up Ebara Pumps Middle East FZE (EPMEF) in the United Arab Emirates to sell standard and customised pumps and provide related ser


Modifications to NEMA motors certified to CSA standards can now be undertaken by ABB at its European logistics centre in Germany for distribution across Eu


Aker Solutions has unveiled a plan to split into two companies, with both listed on the Oslo stock exchange.


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Edwards launches new range at Chicago's SVC conference.


Weir's interest in Metso, a major pump order from Saudi Arabia, and news on Grundfos' new boss arriving from Lego were the most popular breaking stories on


Miniature solenoid operated piston pumps for low volume pumping applications


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