The pump that Ebara shipped to Nevada at the company’s Futtsu Plant in Japan.
The pump that Ebara shipped to Nevada at the company’s Futtsu Plant in Japan.
Ruhrpumpen's new manufacturing plant in Chennai.
Ruhrpumpen's new manufacturing plant in Chennai.

The 3350 HP submersible pump that Ebara shipped to Nevada, Ruhrpumpen's new plant in India, and Tsurumi's retrofittable anodes were the three most popular news stories on the World Pumps website in August 2017.

1. Ebara ships 3350 HP submersible motor pump to Nevada

Ebara Corp has shipped a submersible motor pump with an output of 3350 HP (2500 kW) to a pump station that supplies water to Las Vegas in Nevada, USA.

2. Ruhrpumpen opens new pump manufacturing plant in India

Ruhrpumpen has inaugurated a new purpose-built manufacturing plant in Chennai, India.

3. Tsurumi creates anodes to prevent corrosion

Tsurumi is now supplying retrofittable sacrificial anodes.

Tsurumi's retrofitted anode blocks prevent the pump body from corroding quickly.
Tsurumi's retrofitted anode blocks prevent the pump body from corroding quickly.