News Category: Pumps
August 18, 2015
Sulzer has received an order from Strathcona Storage Limited Partnership. The pumps Sulzer supplies are for the challenging application of injecting hydrocarbons at a very high pressure into salt caverns for storage. The CP volute style pumps for the ethylene service and the GSG diffuser style bare shaft pump will be shipped in the first quarter of 2016. Besides the... [Read More]

August 14, 2015
A German paper mill has replaced its existing diaphragm pumps with Qdos models from Watson-Marlow (WM) and reported process improvements including reliability, increased up-time, and ease of maintenance when pumping anti-foam agents used in starching operations. The Schoellershammer plant, run by the family-owned Heinr. Aug. Schoeller Söhne (Schoeller) in Düren,... [Read More]

August 13, 2015
Colfax Fluid Handling has delivered three Allweiler propeller pumps to a German chemical company at end of 2014. The pumps were delivered to Cordenka, based in Obernburg, which manufactures technical fabrics and cords. Cordenka also produces sodium sulphate, which it sells to detergent and glass industries. Since the end of 2014, Cordenka has used three additional new... [Read More]

August 13, 2015
BBA Pumps has launched the new BA100K, a diesel-driven 4” solids handling mobile pump set. The unit delivers good pumping performance combined with a low cost of maintenance and minimal exhaust emissions.  The dry self-priming dewatering and sewage pump has a capacity of over 190m3/hour (836 US GPM), a maximum head of 22mwc, and features free passage of 82mm. It... [Read More]

August 11, 2015
Graco has launched a new line of chemical injection equipment for use in the midstream and upstream sectors of the oil and natural gas markets. The new internally designed and developed product line includes durable pumps, advanced controllers, and accessories to dispense, control, and monitor numerous chemical fluids used to keep oil and natural gas pipelines and wellheads... [Read More]

August 10, 2015
Sykes Pumps has unveiled a new range of specialist Bentonite pumps. The pumps have been developed around Sykes’ GP150M model, both in terms of specification and performance. Available in two versions – B150 (diesel engine) and B150E (electric motor) – the Bentonite pump has been designed for projects where deep piling or excavation work is being carried... [Read More]

August 10, 2015
Jump has launched its latest hose pump range, the JH Series. The pump design features up to 70% lower pulsation compared to a single peristaltic pump and reduced space requirements, while providing transfer capacity up to 300m3/h in the triple version. Jump says the JH Series has low energy consumption when coupling pump bodies, with consumption increased by 30% instead... [Read More]

August 7, 2015
A Mono Compact C progressing cavity pump provided by NOV has been specified as a replacement for a previous Mono pump that had operated without problems for over 30 years. The new pump is being used in a fertiliser production process by GrowHow, a UK fertiliser manufacturer and a supplier to the chemical process industry. GrowHow had been using an original... [Read More]

August 4, 2015
Gorman-Rupp (GR), a Mansfield, Ohio-based pump manufacturer, has rolled out a new Eradicator solids management system for its Super T Series line of self-priming centrifugal pumps. GR says the Eradicator was developed for demanding applications, including solids-laden wastewater and slurries, to improve system uptime and to decrease the number of service calls... [Read More]

August 3, 2015
Sterlitech has introduced the compact and quiet TLD3000 and TLD5000 diaphragm vacuum pumps to its line of analytical laboratory equipment. With optimized features, such as PTFE-coated contact surfaces, an oil-free design, and stainless steel valves, the pumps provide a chemically resistant and maintenance-free solution for a broad range of vacuum filtration applications. Featuring... [Read More]

July 30, 2015
Australian Pump Industries has announced that Tsurumi’s 1000V submersible dewatering pumps will soon begin trials at mine sites across Australia. Tsurumi’s Kyoto factory has finished the design, prototyping, and laboratory testing for the pump model, which is now ready for live mine environments. Australian Pump, Tsurumi’s distributor... [Read More]

July 29, 2015
Xylem, a water technology provider, is playing an important role in the Panama Canal expansion program (PCEP). Xylem is providing its Godwin dewatering pumps to fill the third set of basin locks on the Pacific Ocean sector, with 1.7 billion gallons of water, as part of performance trials for the system prior to its commissioning. The PCEP is scheduled for completion... [Read More]

July 28, 2015
Sustainable productivity solutions provider Atlas Copco has introduced a new range of energy saving vacuum pumps. With the new GHS 350-900 VSD+ range, Atlas promises average energy savings of 50% compared with conventional oil-sealed and dry vane vacuum pumps, as well low noise levels and good oil retention. The GHS 350-900 VSD+ range, generating nominal displacement... [Read More]

July 24, 2015
KNF Neuberger has announced an extension to its line of brushless DC powered NFB boxer pumps with the addition of two new models. The new NFB 5 and NFB 25 feature low pulsation, gentle transfer of liquids from 5 – 300 mL/min per head, and cost savings thanks to their design and extended product life, KNF says in a release. The new NFB boxer pumps feature two heads... [Read More]

July 20, 2015
Biral has completed the ModulA family of circulation pumps, designed for enhanced ease-of-use. According to the manufacturer, the reworked ModulA circulation pump is energy saving and more efficient than its previous iterations. The new ModulA meets the tighter efficiency requirements in Europe from 2015, has a differential pressure and temperature sensor, and is available... [Read More]

July 16, 2015
Pumping of molten salts used as a heat transfer and storage medium represents a challenging task in solar power stations. Friatec’s Rheinhütte Pumpen division has released the new GVSO chemical submersible pump for pumping aggressive, hot and contaminated media. The vertical pump enables the safe pumping of acids and lyes in all concentration and temperature... [Read More]