August’s top pump news stories

Atlas Copco’s planned purchase of Australia’s Sykes Group, KSB’s new high-pressure pump for biomass power plants and Hayward Tyler acquisition of Slack & Parr assets were the most-read news stories on the World Pumps website in August.

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Atlas Copco to acquire Australia’s Sykes Group

Atlas Copco is buying Australian dewatering pump manufacturer Sykes Group Pty Ltd from Seven Group Holdings Ltd.


KSB’s new high-pressure pump variant for biomass power plants

Responding to the growing number of smaller power stations incinerating biomass or refuse, KSB Group has developed a new variant of its HGM high-pressure pump.


Hayward Tyler acquires Slack & Parr assets from administration


Avingtrans plc’s Hayward Tyler Fluid Handling Limited has acquired certain assets of the UK’s Slack & Parr Limited from administration, together with the company’s subsidiaries in the USA and Asia for a total consideration of £4.9 million.