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Pump Industry news, August 2016

The Grundfos line of SL submersible wastewater pumps is available in motor ranges from 1.5 - 15 horsepower (HP) and in two types of impellers:

Tencarva extends service network with Dixie Pump acquisition

US pump distributor Tencarva Machinery Co LLC has acquired Dixie Pump & Machine Works in Brookhaven, Mississippi from father and son owners Reggie and Coll


Italy’s Zenit Group has installed a set of Uniqa pumps at a pump station in New Zealand.


Following its sale earlier this year to the Chinese company Chengdu Techcent Environment Group, the former Bilfinger subsidiary Water Technologies has been


Following the success of Floodex 2016 in the UK, organisers have launched Floodex Europe 2017, which will take place from 1 – 2 November 2017 at Rai Amster


This year the Water 2016 conference will take place from 22 – 23 November at the Radisson Blu Portman Hotel in London.


Manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, Graco, has enchanced its CycleFlo™ pneumatic pump controller.


Grundfos is bringing together its three South Korean sales and production subsidiaries – Grundfos Pumps Korea, ChungSuk and Keum Jung Industrial – into one


Ebara Corp has set up a new company in Dammam, Saudi Arabia to manufacture, sell and service pumps in Saudi Arabia.


Manufacturer of metering pumps and metering technology, ProMinent, has added optional Bluetooth control to its new solenoid driven metering pump, the gamm


Maag Automatik Inc, Gala Industries and Reduction Engineering Scheer have joined forces in the Americas region to provide products and customer service in


Pentair plc has reached an agreement to sell its Valves & Controls business to Emerson in a US$3.15 billion deal.


Atlas Copco is to establish a fifth business area - Vacuum Technique - from 1 January 2017.


Eric Boutot has joined Grundfos as operations vice president for the Americas region.


Swiss manufacturer of high-tech pumps, CP Pumpen, has received a silver award for its high level of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR).


Norwegian supplier of electric valve control, Eltorque, has launched its new, highly compact valve actuator, the QT50.


The Flowserve Corporation, manufacturer of flow control products, has released its new Bearing Gard bearing isolator upgrade technology.


Two themed tours will be part of Wasser Berlin International, which will take place from 28 – 31 March 2017.


German dosing pump specialist, LDT Dosiertechnik GmbH, has expanded its range of LDT Dosatron pumps with ATEX certified models for use in explosive environ


Nordson Corp is aligning all of its melt delivery systems under the BKG product brand name.


KSB is to supply three boiler feed pumps this year for a new cellulose production plant located in Três Lagoas, Brazil.


UK pump supplier Anchor Pumps Ltd celebrates 30 years in business.


Kelair Pumps Australia has launched a new look website at www.kelairpumps.com.au providing richer product information, enhanced search functionality and ac


At WEFTEC 2016, Krohne will be showcasing its range of water and wastewater products, including the latest analytical sensors, flow meters and level meters


Bürkert Fluid Control Systems has introduced a hygienic two-way bellows control valve for small flow rates which offers possibilities for a number of appli


Water technology provider, Xylem and its Bell & Gossett (B&G) brand have released their updated TECHNOLOGIC variable frequency drive (VFD) pump controller.


Integrity Municipal Systems LLC (IMS) has recently announced the launch of its liquid ammonium sulfate (LAS) feed system.


Xylem Inc has opened three new dewatering pump rental hubs across Latin America this year.


Grundfos has appointed Thomas Morrison as executive vice president of the company’s US Water Utility business.


Atlas Copco has enhanced its 30 to 45 kW range of fixed-speed, oil-injected rotary screw compressors which now have a smaller footprint, lower noise levels


NCH Europe, which specialises in industrial maintenance, waste water treatment and parts cleaning, will present its Torrent parts cleaner and the BioAmp an


Andritz Hydro GmbH has been contracted by the Spanish energy utility Iberdrola Generación to supply the electromechanical equipment and the penstock for th


Veolia Water Technologies has successfully completed the £2.5m wastewater treatment plant for the £100m Macallan Distillery and visitor centre in Craigella


Japanese pump manufacturer, Tsurumi, has begun its European expansion programme with the introduction of the 50GY series grinder pump.


The British Pump Manufacturers’ Association (BPMA) and the European Sealing Association (ESA) have entered into a mutual cooperation agreement.


Italian engineering and contracting company Siirtec Nigi has placed a €500 000 order with Amarinth for eight API 610 OH2 pumps for a gas dehydration and gl


Xylem Inc has signed a US$13 million contract to provide an integrated wastewater treatment solution for water reuse as part of the Manfouha sewage treatme


The Pall Corporation, which recently unveiled its new portfolio of mobile water products designed for municipal and industrial markets, will present them a


Grundfos has promoted Jonathan Hamp-Adams to the newly-created role of general manager of Grundfos USA.


The Finish Thompson ULTRAChem (UC) series of ETFE lined centrifugal pumps now includes three new models.


Sulzer is to supply main feedwater pumps and start-up feedwater pumps for two Hualong No 1 nuclear reactors in China, owned by China Nuclear Power Engineer


German pump manufacturer Wilo SE is to build a local facility in Dubai’s Jebel Ali Free Zone (JAFZA) South, in the United Arab Emirates.


A new mechanical seal from KSB, Hydro Inc's HI PTLA certification and SPX Flow's EDF contract were the most popular news stories with visitors to the World


Industrial vacuum pump manufacturer, Busch, has further developed its MM series of vacuum pumps to create the Mink MV series.


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