News Category: Pumps
February 22, 2016
UK-based pump manufacturer Tomlinson Hall’s liquid ring vacuum pump, Liquivac, is to be distributed in Scandinavia by Swedish company Lyma Kemiteknik. Part of the Indutrade group, Lyma Kemiteknik is a specialist in corrosive and abrasive flow technology. It offers a range of products from leading pump brands, as well as valves and pipes, and has a long-standing... [Read More]

February 19, 2016
A well-known Korean group producing lithium-ion batteries has awarded a contract for the supply of vacuum systems to Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum. The company will equip several production lines with vacuum pump systems for electrode drying by summer 2016. With a system combination of the dry compressing screw vacuum pump Dryvac DV 450C and the Roots Ruvac WH2500, the customer... [Read More]

February 17, 2016
Graco, a US-based manufacturer of fluid handling equipment, has updated its hydraulic Dyna-Star product line with the release of the high-pressure hydraulic Dyna-Star grease injection pump. The new pump is field-proven to be capable of operating at pressures of up to 10,000 psi, even with low flow rates in wireline, slickline, and wire rope applications. It also reduces... [Read More]

February 17, 2016
Swiss pump maker Sulzer has received an order for the delivery of an extensive process pump package to Metsä Group’s next generation bio-product mill in Finland. Construction work at the Metsä Fibre mill, located in the town of Äänekoski in Central Finland, is scheduled to be completed during the third quarter of 2017. The investment of €1.2... [Read More]

February 16, 2016
Centrifugal pump manufacturer Amarinth has designed a bespoke vertically mounted API 610 OH 1 pump with Plan 13 seal support system. The pump was created for AI Energy Solutions (AIES), the specialist process engineering division of the Arabian Industries Group, to use with its nutshell filters for cleaning produced water. AIES approached Amarinth, which has delivered... [Read More]

February 10, 2016
Franklin Electric Co., a manufacturer of complete pumping systems, will display two new pumping innovations at the WWETT 2016 Exhibition and Conference. The new FPS IGPH Series of high head grinder pumps are engineered for the tough demands of higher head conditions found in many low pressure sewage transfer applications. Available in an automatic or manual version,... [Read More]

February 9, 2016
US-based liquid handling equipment manufacturer Graco has released a new sealed four-ball lower, compatible with all Graco circulation pumps. The model has longer maintenance cycles and does not require throat seal liquid (TSL), which reduces maintenance costs and unplanned downtime. Common components also make the lower simpler to maintain and reduce inventory... [Read More]

February 9, 2016
Colorado, US-based centrifugal sealless magnetic drive pump designer Sundyne’s VapourView pump protection system has been cUL, ATEX, and IECEx approved. VapourView monitors gas inside the process fluid as it passes through a Sundyne sealless magnetic drive pump. When the probe detects the presence of gas levels – even as low as 1% per volume – a warning... [Read More]

February 4, 2016
Wilden, an air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology developer, has released a new line of natural gas-operated double-diaphragm pumps. Specifically designed for the oil and gas industry, the pumps have been certified CSA International to be used in applications where natural gas is the energy source to drive the pump. Well-suited for upstream and midstream... [Read More]

February 4, 2016
Flowserve Corp., a Texas, US-based provider of flow control products and services, has introduced a new submersible electric motor that utilises permanent magnet technology. Based on the Pleuger three-phase, AC, squirrel-cage induction motor, the new Pleuger PMM8 features advantages over asynchronous designs, including higher efficiency at full and partial loads, lower... [Read More]

January 27, 2016
The Frankenthal, Germany-based pump manufacturer KSB Aktiengesellschaft has launched the latest versions of its self-priming centrifugal Etaprime pumps. The new pump offers high suction properties, even under relatively poor inlet conditions where the inlet pressure is low. At negative inlet pressure, for example, the pumps still manage up to 9m suction lift. Fluids... [Read More]

January 26, 2016
Swissinnov Product, a Swiss company specialised in pump systems, has launched the NaoStedi pulseless dosing pump compatible with Masterflex L/S drives. The new pump serves multiple applications in pharmaceutical, medical, laboratory, chemical, and industrial markets. NaoStedi delivers high performances in dosing accuracy and flow control, and is a new and fairly easy... [Read More]

January 25, 2016
Sustainable productivity solutions provider Atlas Copco has completed the acquisition of Varisco, an Italian pump manufacturer with a global sales network.   Varisco, employing 135 people, is based in Padua near Venice, Italy, and had revenues of €30 million in 2014. Founded in 1932, Varisco is known for the design and manufacture of high-quality pumps used... [Read More]

January 22, 2016
Swiss liquid handling solutions provider Sulzer has signed a frame contract for process and medium consistency pumps to the Horizonte 2 project by Brazil’s Fibria Celulose. The world’s leading eucalyptus pulp producer Fibria’s new production line will be built in the Três Lagoas Unit in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul in Brazil and it is scheduled... [Read More]

January 20, 2016
QuantumFlo, a Florida-based pump technology company, will launch its state-of-the-art iQFlo 2.0 technology at the 2016 AHR Expo, 25-27 January, at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Florida. iQFlo is a software solution that ensures pumping systems perform as energy efficiently as possible resulting in cost savings. Using a complex algorithm to manage pump... [Read More]

January 20, 2016
Global water technology company Xylem has introduced enhancements to its Flygt 2000 drainage pump range. The new and improved Flygt pumps offer a more reliable and robust selection of large and mid-sized drainage pumps engineered for challenging dewatering conditions and applications. Xylem’s new 25kW (30hp) Flygt 2190 mid-sized submersible dewatering pump is built... [Read More]