News for September 2015

News Archive

THOMAS 3014 Series THOMAS 3014 Series

The THOMAS 3014 series - a new development in contemporary diaphragm pump technology.

KSB extends pump series KSB extends pump series

KSB is extending its Multitec type series: the new high-pressure pump Multitec DN 200 will be available with four different hydraulic systems and two to six stages.

Tencarva Machinery moves South Carolina branch office to larger facility

Tencarva Machinery Co LLC’s branch office in Greenville, South Carolina has relocated to a larger facility in the city, after the pump distributor renovated an existing building.

Rovatti releases 16EX series of 16 in AISI pumps Rovatti releases 16EX series of 16 in AISI pumps

Rovatti Pompe highlights the latest developed product for deep installations: the new 16EX series of 16 in AISI 316 casted stainless steel electric borehole pumps.

Atlas Copco inaugurates pump plant in China

Atlas Copco has officially opened a manufacturing facility for Edwards vacuum and abatement solutions in Qingdao, China.

Motion Control Industry Awards dinner

UK Motion Control Alliance's 2016 Motion Control Industry Awards Dinner will take place on Tuesday 12 April 2016, at the National Motorcycle Museum near Birmingham, UK.

Challenge Pumps appoints director of engineering

Australian mining pump company Challenge Pumps has named Paul Jeffery as its new director of engineering and a shareholder in the company.

KEPL ships API BB5 pumps to Saudi Aramco

Kirloskar Ebara Pumps Ltd (KEPL) has successfully dispatched its high-speed and high-pressure API BB5 pumps to Saudi Aramco.

Wilden metal AODD pump optimizes energy consumption Wilden metal AODD pump optimizes energy consumption

Wilden is releasing a metal AODD Pump equipped with the energy-efficient Pro-Flo SHIFT Air Distribution System (ADS).

ATEX-compliant geared motors from WEG ATEX-compliant geared motors from WEG

WEG launches ATEX-compliant geared motors to boost reliability and efficiency in harsh processing applications.

Motion Control Industry Awards Dinner

The UK Motion Control Alliance is announcing the dates for the '2016 Motion Control Industry Awards Dinner'.

Aker Solutions delivers subsea compression system for Statoil

A subsea gas compression system, supplied by Aker Solutions, has gone on stream at the Statoil-operated Åsgard field in the Norwegian Sea.

Sensaphone introduces new cloud-based remote monitoring system for water/wastewater applications at WEFTEC Sensaphone introduces new cloud-based remote monitoring system for water/wastewater applications at WEFTEC

Sentinel™ PRO system to be featured at WEFTEC Booth 537, 26-30 September, in Chicago.

Gorman-Rupp invests in Europe

The Gorman-Rupp Co has spent more than US$10 million expanding its European operations in Ireland and the Netherlands and made a related planned acquisition in Belgium.

BJM Pumps to exhibit at WEFTEC in Chicago

BJM Pumps will be exhibiting at WEFTEC, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois, September 28-30, 2015 at booth #4648.

Ebara to acquire Brazilian pump maker Thebe Bombas Hidráulicas

Ebara Indústrias Mecânicas e Comércio Ltda (Ebara Brazil) has entered into an agreement to acquire Thebe Bombas Hidráulicas SA, a Brazilian company that manufactures and markets pumps for industrial, agricultural, building, construction and residential use.

DESMI strengthens presence in Poland

Danish pump maker DESMI A/S has set up a company in Warsaw, Poland.

SPP Pumps expands in Norway

SPP Pumps has entered into a partnership with Norway’s Hillevag Elektro-Diesel AS for the oil & gas market.

Sulzer launches the new SNS process pump range Sulzer launches the new SNS process pump range

Sulzer has launched the new innovative SNS end suction single stage process pump range.

ITT showcases latest technologies at Turbomachinery & International Pump Users Symposia

ITT Corporation is showcasing its capabilities at this year's Turbomachinery & International Pump Users Symposia in Texas.

Gardner Denver Thomas releases new 3014 series pump technology Gardner Denver Thomas releases new 3014 series pump technology

The 3014 Series is a new development and a prime example of contemporary diaphragm pump technology.

Flotronic Pump’s new ‘E’ Series’ achieves EHEDG seal of approval

Flotronic Pumps Limited has achieved the European Hygienic Engineering & Design Group (EHEDG) accreditation for their new ‘E’ Series pump.

Pentair launches X-Flow technology at WEFTEC

At the forthcoming WEFTEC exhibition in Chicago, USA in September, Pentair will launch its patented flux enhancing Helix technology, available on all X-Flow tubular membrane modules.

Ebara holds pump seminars in Thailand Ebara holds pump seminars in Thailand

Ebara Corporation held seminars on industrial water pumps from August 27 to September 2, in Bangkok, Thailand.

2016 Pump Industry Awards nominations are open 2016 Pump Industry Awards nominations are open

Since 2000, the Pump Industry Awards has been recognising the best performing companies and people for their achievements and positive contributions.

Bosch Rexroth introduces variable pump for lower-power range mobile equipment Bosch Rexroth introduces variable pump for lower-power range mobile equipment

In introducing an axial piston variable pump for hydraulic systems in the new size 18, Bosch Rexroth has narrowed the price gap to identically-sized gear pumps.

KEPL to provide pumps to China’s SEPCO for Saudi Aramco project KEPL to provide pumps to China’s SEPCO for Saudi Aramco project

Pune, India-headquartered Kirloskar Ebara Pumps Ltd (KEPL) is supplying API pumps to the Chinese EPC company SEPCO Electric Power Construction Corp.

Ultra-high reliability submersible pumps from SPX save significant operational costs Ultra-high reliability submersible pumps from SPX save significant operational costs

The Hydraulic Submersible Pump (HSP) from SPX's ClydeUnion Pumps was developed to address the common failure modes of traditional Electric Submersible Pumps (ESP) creating a pump with ultra-high reliability and long service life.

SPP Pumps’ Engineering Services showcases latest laser scanner at OE 2015 SPP Pumps’ Engineering Services showcases latest laser scanner at OE 2015

SPP Pumps has added the very latest blue-line laser, portable Faro arm to its portfolio, delivering a reduction in downtime and increased equipment performance and longevity to its customers.

FLSmidth to supply pumps, filters and separators to Russian minerals producer

FLSmidth has received a DKK600 million order from the Russian minerals producer Norilsk Nickel Group for the engineering and supply of bundled equipment for a complete process island for the Bystrinskoye copper-magnetite plant in the Zabaikalsky Kral region in Eastern Siberia.

Hidrostal LTD updates their website with enhanced pump finder feature

Hidrostal Ltd has announced an enhancement to the Pump Finder feature on its website.

DXP Enterprises acquires Californian pump distributor

DXP Enterprises Inc has bought Cortech Engineering LLC, a distributor of pumps and related process equipment for southern and central California and southern Nevada.

Caprari ensures the provision of water at Expo Milano 2015 Caprari ensures the provision of water at Expo Milano 2015

Expo Milano 2015 is the Universal Exhibition that Milan, Italy, is hosting from May 1 to October 31, 2015.

Sarum Hydraulics’ Micropac manual hand pump beats total hydraulic failure Sarum Hydraulics’ Micropac manual hand pump beats total hydraulic failure

Micropac CETOP 3 Manifold pump enhances fluid power systems with simple integration.

SAWA to showcase stainless steel pumps at German drinks show, BrauBeviale 2015 SAWA to showcase stainless steel pumps at German drinks show, BrauBeviale 2015

For more than 100 years, SAWA Pumpentechnik AG has been manufacturing stainless steel pumps that convey fluids during the beverage production optimally and gently.

Maag Automatik at Plast Eurasia 2015 Maag Automatik at Plast Eurasia 2015

At Plast Eurasia, Dec 3-6, 2015 in Istanbul, Turkey, Maag will demonstrate their latest innovations in pumps, filtration and pelletizing technology at their booth no. 401A in hall 4.

Pentair partners with Urban Organics to advance aquaponics

Pentair plc is teaming up with Urban Organics LLC to accelerate the development of large-scale commercial aquaponics.

Busch UK addresses skills gap encouraging females into engineering Busch UK addresses skills gap encouraging females into engineering

In 2014, the Engineering Construction Industry Training Board reported that the engineering industry had a significant skills gap in the UK which was forecasted to increase in the coming years.

Grundfos doubles half-year profits Grundfos doubles half-year profits

Grundfos has increased turnover by 7% and doubled profitability during the first six months of 2015.

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum delivers vacuum technology for high-speed ground transportation system Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum delivers vacuum technology for high-speed ground transportation system

Dirk Ahlborn, CEO of Hyperloop Transportation Technologies, has set the goal of making the idea of Tesla founder Elon Musk become reality: From 2018 onward, people shall travel with aircraft speed through a reduced pressure tube system.

Morrison pumps to recycle MBBR wastewater at US WWTP

Morrison Pump Co is to provide the new moving bed biofilm reactor (MBBR) recycle pumps for the Hopewell Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility Project in Virginia, USA.

GE Hitachi provides ClydeUnion pumps for Japanese power plants

GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy (GEH) is working with utility customers in Japan to deliver turbine water lubricated (TWL) pumps manufactured by SPX Corp’s ClydeUnion Pumps.

Wilden releases Saniflo hygienic metal AODD pump with energy-efficient Pro-Flo SHIFT ADS Wilden releases Saniflo hygienic metal AODD pump with energy-efficient Pro-Flo SHIFT ADS

Wilden has announced the release of new Saniflo Hygienic Series (HS) Original Metal AODD pump models that utilize the energy-efficient Pro-Flo SHIFT Air Distribution System (ADS).

Disc couplings from R+L Hydraulics with ATEX certification Disc couplings from R+L Hydraulics with ATEX certification

R+L Hydraulics now offers Lovejoy disc couplings with ATEX certification.

ITT to buy Wolverine Advanced Materials

ITT Corp has signed an agreement to acquire Wolverine Advanced Materials LLC, a manufacturer of customised technologies for automotive braking systems and specialised sealing solutions.

GE introduces new ZeeWeed technology for seawater reverse osmosis pre-treatment GE introduces new ZeeWeed technology for seawater reverse osmosis pre-treatment

GE Power & Water has added the ZeeWeed™ 1500 RMS (Rackless Modular System) to its Procera™ Seawater Solutions range for seawater pre-treatment of reverse osmosis systems.

Hillenbrand to acquire Abel Pumps from Roper Technologies in €95mn deal

Diversified industrial company Hillenbrand Inc has entered into a definitive agreement to buy Abel Pumps LP and certain of its affiliates from Roper Technologies Inc for €95 million in cash.

Blue Ribbon Corporation announces Birdcage submersible level transmitters Blue Ribbon Corporation announces Birdcage submersible level transmitters

Blue Ribbon has announced the global market reintroduction of its Model BC001 Birdcage Series.

Blacoh Industries expands with launch of Surge Control and Metal Solutions Blacoh Industries expands with launch of Surge Control and Metal Solutions

To meet the full scope of its customers’ needs and to broaden the diverse family of products and services, Blacoh has launched Blacoh Surge Control and Metal Solutions.

Hydra-Cell excels in pipeline sampling Hydra-Cell excels in pipeline sampling

Hydra-Cell pumps are increasingly being specified and retrofitted in pipeline sampling installations used for analysis during oil transfer.

Xylem introduces new Flygt mixer with built-in speed regulation

Xylem Inc., has launched a new high efficiency, low-speed, submersible wastewater mixer that can help reduce energy costs by up to 50 percent.

PREVIEW: Grundfos CEO Mads Nipper interview PREVIEW: Grundfos CEO Mads Nipper interview

Grundfos CEO Mads Nipper tells World Pumps about his plans for Grundfos

August’s most popular news stories on www.worldpumps.com

The resignation of Sulzer CEO Klaus Stahlmann, Renova's mandatory offer for Sulzer and KSB's SALINO release were the most popular stories with visitors to the World Pumps website in August.