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Pump Industry news, October 2017

Boskalis and a Cypriot partner have been awarded an 11-year contract for maintenance dredging work in the Middle East.

Almatec Futur S/SH series now available in stainless steel

Both pumps feature diaphragms and valve bodies made of solid PTFE without inner elastomer or metal parts that increase the risk of contamination.

Armstrong Fluid Technology donates historical photos featuring its Darling pump manufacturing facility to Canadian gallery.

High school teams build and design irrigation pumps to benefit small-scale farmers in Xylem-sponsored contest.

The new Aqua Blue S-type uses the same 3-in-1 Aqua plate technology as the original C-type configuration.

Service Pump Limited, based in Wigan, UK, commits to major investment as the company introduces a new range of Generac Pumps.

The European X-Ray Free-Electron Laser (European XFEL) is a research facility that generates ultrashort X-ray flashes: 27,000 times per second.

Anderson Process has acquired American Controls Inc, a pump distributor and service provider in the Michigan and Northern Ohio regions.

Wilo signs special investment contract in Russia.

ITT Inc has elected the former president and CEO of United States Steel Corp Mario Longhi to its board of directors.

With hurricanes, typhoons and floods, there is no doubt many electric motors, transformers and generators have become damaged.

Elliott Group integrates the operation of EIC Cryo based in Sparks, Nevada, USA with its operations in Jeannette, Pennsylvania.

Dr Stephan Timmermann will become chairman of KSB AG's board of management from 13 November 2017.

Q.E.D. Environmental Systems, Inc revolutionized landfill pumping with the release of the AutoPump AP4 High Temperature Ultra pump.

AFGlobal acquires the Axon pressure pump technology and product line.

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

Vacuum supplier Leybold has reduced the energy consumption of the DIP and newly developed DIJ diffusion pump series.

The Institution of Mechanical Engineers (IMechE) is organising a Pumps, Valves and Actuators Conference in December 2017 in Sheffield, UK.

The deals that World Pumps reported on during the third quarter are outlined here, with links to the original stories on www.worldpumps.com

Ebara's pump seminar in Vietnam is attended by teachers and students from the College of Urban Works Construction.

Blackmer, part of PSG, a Dover company, has introduced the SX1B-DEF Series sliding vane pump.

An international collaboration between Hardide Coatings and Master Flo Valve Inc (MFV) has developed a new solution to protect subsea choke valves.

Service Pump Ltd has added a substantial number of Atlas Copco PAS super silent diesel pump sets to their hire fleet.

Providing a solid connection and mounting platform for a pump impeller can be especially challenging in underwater applications.

Ian Price will be responsible for building up new sales for Tomlinson Hall to drive business growth in the south of England.

The centrifugal pumps made by Bungartz are suitable for use in explosive atmospheres.

Sustainable Eel Group highlights unscreened pumps as one factor behind declining eel stocks in Europe.

The 'Call for Nominations’ process is now open, with the ‘Online Entry’ Forms being available for completion until 5.00pm on Monday 15th January 2018.

Vogelsang GmbH takes over beba Mischtechnik, a mixer manufacturer based in Essen, Germany.

Wärtsilä company American Hydro upgrades pump units at largest hydropower project in the US.

Paulo Ruiz Sternadt has been appointed CEO of the Dresser-Rand business, part of Siemens Power and Gas Division.

Mark Claffey has been appointed president of Weir Valves & Controls USA Inc (WVC USA).

BakerCorp completes its largest ever project at an EPA Superfund site.

The Scrollvac plus can be used in the laboratory; large research facilities; as a backing pump for turbomolecular and cryopump systems; or in vacuum ovens.

Wilden, part of PSG, a Dover company has announced the availability of its P420/430 FIT 38 mm (1-1/2 inch) and P820/830 FIT 51 mm (2 inch) AODD pumps.

Franklin Electric offers new inline controls, compatible with both Franklin Electric and Little Giant brand pumps.

ST9 continues to work toward goal of disrupting the well service and completion industry.

French company Telstar is partnering with UK firm Siltbuster to treat wastewater generated on a €23 billion subway expansion project.

Through a telemetry add-on, the RECON2000T allows for remote pump control and monitoring.

Pentair's pool pumps have enabled savings of 12.7 billion kilowatt hours (kWh) of electricity since 2005.

Pentair delivers integrated solutions from advanced filtration, desalination and water supply to water disposal, process and control.

Metso will implement a new operating model and organization from January 2018.

The first-in-series Godwin NC150S will be on display at Xylem’s booth at WEFTEC (♯1248, South Hall A) from October 2-4.

César Montenegro, the president of Sulzer’s Pumps Equipment division, has decided to retire at the end of the year.

Colfax Fluid Handling, Flowserve and Ebara.

French utility Suez has sealed its acquisition of GE Water & Process Technologies.

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