News Category: Pumps
January 19, 2016
The below 30hp centrifugal water pumps market in Egypt is anticipated to expand at a steady CAGR of around 5.1% over 2015-2020, a new market study says. Growth of the market is mainly driven by the increasing investment in housing construction, infrastructure development, expansion of water supply network, and increase in the agriculture initiative activities, according... [Read More]

January 15, 2016
Sundyne, a Colorado, US-based pumps and compressors manufacturer, has launched a new low net positive suction head required (NPSHr), high-flow pump model, the LMV-803Lr. The Sundyne LMV-803Lr is an API 610 compliant pump available in either OH3 or OH5 motor mounting configuration that provides ultra-low NPSHr performance – approximately 5ft (1.5m), across the entire... [Read More]

January 14, 2016
Stenner Pump Co., a Florida-based water treatment pumps, tanks, and injection systems manufacturer, is leveraging Rethink Robotics' two-armed Baxter robot in its manufacturing plant. Baxter is in operation at Stenner’s Jacksonville plant where it is used to increase flexibility and efficiency, allowing for quicker product development and delivery.... [Read More]

January 14, 2016
Centrifugal pumps manufacturer Amarinth has delivered four sodium hypochlorite dosing pumps manufactured in titanium alloy to Abu Dhabi Marine Operatin Co. (ADMA-OPCO) for use on the Umm Lulu Development Project. The Umm Lulu field is located offshore in the Arabian Gulf 30km north-west of Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. It is being developed as part of a strategic... [Read More]

January 13, 2016
Electrical submersible pump manufacturer Grindex has introduced the Maxi H-Lite drainage pump for heavy-duty applications. The Maxi H-Lite, with a 25kW motor, is built on Grindex hydraulics and is filling a gap between the company’s Matador (18 kW) and Maxi (37kW) models. The pump is fitted with a new redesigned and optimised top cover, including a new generation... [Read More]

January 13, 2016
Repsol has commissioned two compact API 674 triplex reciprocating plunger pumps from global pump manufacturer Ruhrpumpen for its La Pampilla Refinery in Peru. La Pampilla Refinery, operated by Repsol, supplies half of the total demand for petroleum distillate products in Peru. Intecsa Industrial, the engineering, procurement, and construction company working with Repsol,... [Read More]

January 11, 2016
EnviroGear Pumps, a Dover company and an internal gear pumps manufacturer, has added the G Series sealed internal gear pumps to its product line. EnviroGear G Series pumps (formerly known as Maag Industrial) utilise only two moving parts and operate equally well in both directions while providing a positive, non-pulsating flow. The pumps’ design provides multiple... [Read More]

January 11, 2016
The Hydraulic Institute, North America’s largest pump trade association, has announced the release of two final rules by the US Department of Energy (DOE). The Energy Conservation Standard and the Test Procedure for Commercial and Industrial Pumps rulings are now publically available. The compliance date for the Energy Conservation Standard will be 2020 and DOE... [Read More]

January 8, 2016
Fluid handling equipment giant Dover Corporation has completed the acquisition of Tokheim Group's dispenser and systems businesses after announcing the agreement on September 2015. According to Reuters, OPW, a business unit of Dover's fluids segment, acquired the two Tokheim departments (dispenser and systems) for around €425m (£316m). With this deal OPW closes... [Read More]

January 7, 2016
Franklin Electric, an Indiana, US-based global provider of water and fuelling systems, has announced that it has donated 34 water transfer pumps to Fort Wayne City Utilities to help with future neighbourhood flooding. "Given the high volumes of rain and flooding across not only much of the U.S., but also in our local community, Franklin Electric recognized the need to... [Read More]

January 4, 2016
Wastewater instrumentation manufacturer Verderflex has supplied its peristaltic pumps to Halifax-based water and wastewater firm Smart Storm. Smart Storm will use Verderflex's R3DC OEM peristaltic pumps as part of the wastewater sampler systems it manufactures. In a statement, Verderflex said its product will help Smart Storm to measure the volume and toxicity of wastewater... [Read More]

December 18, 2015
US pump manufacturer Wastecorp Pumps has unveiled the first engine driven double disc pump, the Sludge Pro. The Sludge Pro double disc pump is designed for wastewater, sludge, and sewage pumping for government and industry. The pump is a style of low maintenance wastewater pump with fluid handling capabilities ranging from 10-500 gpm. ‘We are the first double... [Read More]

December 17, 2015
Blackmer, part of PSG, has added the NPH and XH Series sliding vane pump models to its NP and X Series product families. The XH Series pumps, which are designed to handle a wide range of non-corrosive and non-abrasive industrial liquids and petroleum products, while the NPH Series pumps are well-suited for handling viscous or shear-sensitive fluids. Both pumps feature... [Read More]

December 16, 2015
Following the demand for a twin pump version for heating and air-conditioning systems, Frankenthal-based KSB Aktiengesellschaft now offers its Calio glandless pump type series also in twin design.  Twin pumps are often used where reliability requirements are high or space is limited. During normal operation, one of the two pumps is on duty for 24 hours, after... [Read More]

December 14, 2015
Hydrotechnik (UK), based in Nottingham, has provided a bespoke test rig for a major UK pump manufacturer which has increased repeatable efficiency from 85% to over 94%. Using the data gathered from the Hydrotechnik rig, the company’s engineers have been able to more accurately establish the efficiency of their pump sets.  The bespoke Hydrotechnik test rigs... [Read More]

December 11, 2015
Xylem, a global water technology company, has designed a state-of-the-art water pumping solution as part of a project to expand the Lanaye Locks in Belgium. The Locks of Lanaye canal is a vital connector route between Northern and Southern Europe, connecting Meuse river with Albert Canal and permitting traffic between Liège and the sea without passing Antwerp. Xylem’s... [Read More]