News Category: Pumps
November 20, 2017
Based near Wells in Somerset, St Cuthberts Mill specialises in the manufacture of high-quality artists’ papers. With a heritage that can be traced back to the 1700s, the company makes approximately 80 tonnes of paper every month using a continental shift pattern across 24/7 operations. The secret of the company’s success lies in the performance of its papers,... [Read More]

November 15, 2017
Pump solutions specialist Selwood has launched what it dubs a ‘green-friendly' electric solids handling pump. The UK based company has introduced a new Super Silent electric drive addition to its renowned S range of solids handling pumps, called the S150 Super Silent 30kW Electric. Designed to be environmentally friendly, the pump is ideal for a range of water... [Read More]

November 13, 2017
Grundfos, a specialist in the manufacturer of energy-efficient pumps in the world, has announced that its subsidiary Grundfos Pumps India Pvt (Grundfos India) will be launching a new manufacturing facility in Dantali, Gujarat. The facility is spread across two acres and will supply stainless steel products, boosters, and box products to India’s... [Read More]

November 13, 2017
US liquid management solutions provider BakerCorp has recently marked the completion of a multi-site dewatering project for a Denver area public-private construction entity. BakerCorp was chosen as the single vendor for the project based on the company’s ability to design a custom filtration, containment, and pumping solution for around-the-clock groundwater containment... [Read More]

November 9, 2017
Pump specialist Maag has opened two new facilities in Shanghai and Guangzhou to serve the Chinese market. The first is a new 4000 m2 facility in the Jiading district of Shanghai.The new facility will include production for Maag’s pumps and pelletizers as well as offices for its sales, service and aftersales support. It will help Maag to better showcase its... [Read More]

November 7, 2017
In Sweden, water technology company Xylem has won the 2017 ‘Comfort Supplier of the Year Award’. “Xylem’s expansive footprint throughout Sweden and ability to provide efficient customer service right across the country was highlighted by our member companies as very positive,” said Göran Swedérus, CEO Comfort-Kedjan. “The... [Read More]

November 6, 2017
Three new Landia Chopper pumps have been introduced at the Dalian Xiajiahe sludge treatment project in north-eastern China. They join 13 Landia pumps which have already been in use at the facility for over a decade. According to a statement, the treatment plant in the Liaodong Peninsula in north-eastern China has seen Landia’s chopper pumps only once require replacement... [Read More]

November 3, 2017
Netzsch claims that its recently released Tornado T2 rotary lobe pump increases reliability, maintenance and performance while reducing the total cost of ownership. Tornado T2 is a self-priming and valve-less positive displacement pump ideal for media containing gas, solids or fibrous matter. It can be used in intermittent, continuous or metering applications. What... [Read More]

October 31, 2017
A stainless steel, air-operated diaphragm pump for transferring pure solvents in the semiconductor industry has been released by Almatec. Part of PSG, a Dover company, Almatec has just announced that its Futur S and SH pump series are now available in 316 stainless steel with a high surface finish.   Key features of the S/SH Series pumps for pure solvent transferring The... [Read More]

October 31, 2017
Chevron has announced a seven-year partnership with Microsoft, establishing the IT giant as Chevron’s primary cloud provider. The new collaboration will accelerate the application of advanced technologies including analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT) ‘to drive performance and improve efficiencies’. "We embrace every opportunity that streamlines... [Read More]

October 24, 2017
The global positive displacement pumps market is expected to grow at a CAGR (compound annual growth rate) of 8% between 2017 and 2021, according to new market analysis from Technavio.   Positive displacement pumps are used in a variety of fluid handling applications. They move liquids and gases by trapping a fixed amount and then displacing that trapped volume into... [Read More]

October 24, 2017
Andritz, an international technology group, is set to supply a range of irrigation pumps to India as part of a €60 million agreement. The recently signed agreement with Megha Engineering and Infrastructures of Hyderabad, India, will see Andritz equip three pumping stations with a total of 27 vertical volute pumps near the village of Kaleshwaram in the Indian state... [Read More]

October 23, 2017
How do peristaltic pumps work? Peristaltic pumps can be used for pumping a variety of different fluids in a range of different applications. They work based on an alternating compression and relaxation of the pump’s flexible hose or tube, which is achieved by running the flexible tubing through a rotating shoe or roller. This process draws content in and then... [Read More]

October 20, 2017
Positive displacement pumps are used in a variety of applications in a range of fluid handling industries. They are deployed in situations where a specific amount of liquid is required to be moved into a system. Due to their ability to handle highly viscous liquid, they are also commonly used in heavier duty services. Positive displacement pumps are a popular choice... [Read More]

October 17, 2017
Elliott Company has integrated the operation of Ebara International’s Nevada based Cryodynamics Division (EIC Cryo) with its operations in Jeannette, PA, according to an announcement. The strategic, inter-divisional realignment combines operations under Elliot Group, a wholly owned subsidiary of Ebara Corporation. EIC Cryo is a manufacturer of custom-engineered... [Read More]

October 9, 2017
The Hydraulic Institute has launched its new Pump Systems Assessment Professional (PSAP) certification programme, designed to provide pump end-users and other stakeholders with a means to assess complicated systems with qualified and certified pump system assessors. With pumping systems accounting for 40% of industrial energy usage, the PSAP programme aims to help meet... [Read More]