News Category: Features
March 7, 2017
Cleaning flue gases from renewable power plants is a difficult task for which only pumps designed to withstand the harshest environments will do The world is gradually moving away from traditional energy production such as coal and gas, and, as a result of the drive towards sustainability in recent years, waste-to-energy and biomass power plants have become a popular... [Read More]

January 30, 2017
A look into nuclear check valve technology and markets A nuclear check valve is a one-way valve that allows a fluid, either liquid or gas, to flow in a single direction with minimum resistance. The valve consists of a body, bonnet, and disc, with the body comprising two ports, one for the fluid to enter and the other for it to exit. They are used in various nuclear power... [Read More]

January 17, 2017
A US brewery required an innovative cooling system for its craft beer production In late 2015, Two Roads Brewing Co. in Connecticut, US, was looking to expand its fast-growing brewery and needed the expertise of a leading-edge HVAC/R manufacturer to assist it. Phil Markowski, master brewer, and Mike Wight, director of operations contacted a local HVAC contractor, who... [Read More]

January 10, 2017
What to expect when specifying hydraulic ball valves for a project Hydraulic slow closure sanitary ball valves provide small flow resistance coefficient, high degree of automation, wide range of functions, and stable and reliable performance. These features have been applied in all kinds of industries and fields, with the main applications including: Replacing the... [Read More]

December 19, 2016
German cream cheese plant finds success with new sine pumps Leading German dairy product manufacturer Goldsteig has put its trust in the recently-launched MasoSine Certa Sine pump from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) for the production of cream cheese. The Certa pump is well-suited for transferring the sensitive cream used to manufacture mascarpone and delicate... [Read More]

September 14, 2016
Wastewater treatment plant operators work confidently with complete system measurement Wastewater treatment is a vitally important process. Just ask the Township of Edwardsburgh/Cardinal’s assistant chief water and sewer operator, Eric Wemerman: “For a community to keep everyone’s trust you want to make sure you’re operating a good system.” “When... [Read More]

July 26, 2016
Axial piston pumps are used in many industrial applications providing a great deal of motive power, efficiently translating the rotary motion of a prime mover into hydraulic oil flow that can be easily routed and used for a vast range of tasks Hydraulic pumps come in many shapes and sizes, but one of the most versatile is the axial piston pump, which can be arranged as... [Read More]