The top World Pumps news stories in March

The winners of the 2024 Pump Industry Awards, a hydrogen pump breakthrough from Torishima and Japan’s Kyoto University, and the world’s biggest single line pulp mill were the most-read news stories on the World Pumps website during March 2024.

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Pump Industry Awards: The 2024 Winners

The British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) has announced the winners of this year’s coveted Pump Industry Awards, with SPP Pumps’ Ben Warren picking up the highly respected Rising Star Award.


Torishima and Japan’s Kyoto University make hydrogen pump breakthrough

Torishima Pump Mfg Co Ltd and Program-specific Professor Taketsune Nakamura from the Graduate School of Engineering at Kyoto University have jointly developed the world’s first high-flow, high-efficiency liquid hydrogen pump.


Andritz hands over world’s biggest single line pulp mill to UPM


Andritz has handed over the UPM Paso de los Toros pulp mill in Uruguay to the forest industry company UPM.

With a capacity to produce 2.1 million tons of eucalyptus pulp per year, the mill is the largest in Uruguay and the world’s biggest single line mill in operation.