News Category: Pumps
June 12, 2015
Fluid systems in medical devices are becoming compact and more sophisticated. The traditionally used syringe pumps seem no longer able to keep up with the new requirements in terms of size, cost and performance. Valve-less piston pumps that combine the benefits of syringe pumps with lower cost and higher performance, could be the solution. Historically, syringe pumps... [Read More]

June 9, 2015
Germany-headquartered Flux Pumpen has announced that its small sealless drum pump Combiflux is now available with an immersion depth of 1,200 mm and is thus suitable for pumping from IBCs. It is driven by the storage battery motor FBM-B 3100 – the first brushless storage battery motor worldwide for driving pumps. This combination convinces with an exceptionally... [Read More]

May 26, 2015
Flowserve, a provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, has announced that its operations in Rio de Janeiro and Lawrence, Massachusetts, have received orders totalling approximately $18 million (€16.4 million) for pumping systems for the Petroperu Talara refinery in Piura, Peru. The orders were booked in the fourth quarter... [Read More]

May 26, 2015
The new LPD Series Stepper Dispense Pump is the latest variable volume pump offered by The Lee Company. Available in 50 and 250 microliter full dispense volumes, this miniature chemically inert pump was designed to offer greater design flexibility and significant cost savings to the medical and scientific industries. Designed to be completely maintenance free, the LPD... [Read More]

May 12, 2015
When testing new small-scale process technologies in high-pressure laboratories, maximum precision is required so that later upscaling will be as accurate as possible. To be able to work safely and without spillages at pressures up to 500 bar, Lewa has developed a hermetically sealed high-pressure micro-metering pump, which has been available since January 2015. An initial... [Read More]

May 12, 2015
Grundfos has introduced a line of integrated pump motors, drives and control ideals for new commercial HVAC/R applications and retrofits. LCSE split-coupled end suction pumps with integrated motor, drive and control feature the MLE variable speed motor in ranges from 3 to 30 horsepower (HP) in 3,500 revolutions per minute (RPM) and 3 to 25HP in 1,800 RPM. Available in... [Read More]

May 8, 2015
Mouvex, part of PSG, a Dover company and a manufacturer of positive displacement pumps, will be displaying various models of its eccentric disc pump technologies in hall 8, stand D37 at the upcoming ACHEMA 2015 show, June 15-19 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Specifically, the features and benefits of Mouvex pumps will be highlighted as they relate to enhancing product... [Read More]

May 7, 2015
The EF3a is the first of the new Orlita Evolution pump generation to be launched. It will be unveiled for the first time at ACHEMA 2015, hall 8 stand J94. The Orlita Evolution EF3a hydraulic diaphragm metering pump together with the pumps EF1a, EF2a and EF4a form an integrated product range with stroke lengths of 15 to 40mm. This covers the capacity range from three to... [Read More]

May 7, 2015
The drum emptying system Viscoflux Lite, from German company Flux, is now available as an Ex version. It is designed for higher-viscosity media which are just capable of flowing. The new explosion-proof variant is now suitable for use in explosion hazard areas of zone 1 and for pumping the most varied flammable media (zone 0/1). The Ex version of the system opens new... [Read More]

April 29, 2015
Clark Solutions recently introduced a new range of gear pumps designed for fresh water, diesel fuel and other compatible media. The Series UP6 self-priming, electrical pumps provide flow rates to 6.9 GPM at pressures up to 29 PSI and are available in 12VDC or 24VDC versions. They are constructed with helical bronze gears, nickel-plated brass bodies, and stainless steel... [Read More]

April 28, 2015
Cat Pumps, a manufacturer of high pressure triplex positive displacement plunger pumps, has extended its 35-frame series with the introduction of the Model 3550. Delivering pressures up to 414 bar (6,000psi) and flows of 38l/min (10gpm), the new pump is ideally suited to operating in high-duty cycle applications in remote locations of where a mobile unit is required. Cat... [Read More]

April 28, 2015
The high performance range of Micropump leak free, pulseless magnet drive pumps are now available with all-new compact and lightweight electromagnetic brushless DC motors which provide increased torque and power. Available through Michael Smith Engineers, the new EagleDrive EL and MS electromagnetic drives represent high performance drive options which extend the potential... [Read More]

April 28, 2015
ACHEMA 2015 will see KSB Aktiengesellschaft, Germany, showcase totally leak-free canned motor pumps from the Ecochem Non-Seal range designed to transport hazardous, aggressive, flammable and explosive fluids. The pumps are also capable of handling toxic and extremely hot or cold media as well as volatile or valuable liquids. This new type series combines KSB's MegaCPK... [Read More]

April 22, 2015
Aluminium powder coating specialist, France Alu Color, has reportedly reduced its costs for chemicals and further improved the reliability and safety of its surface treatment processes after adopting Qdos dosing/metering pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG), generating payback on the investment within one year. At the company's plant in Marcilloles,... [Read More]

April 14, 2015
In 2014, BBA Pumps actively introduced the PT150 diesel driven wellpoint dewatering pumps. A year later BBA has completed its line-up of electric dewatering pumps by introducing the 4kW wellpoint dewatering pump. For this electric series BBA has as far as possible used the same technologies as in the diesel sets, such as the Direct Drive Design. 10% more output from the... [Read More]

April 13, 2015
Michael Smith Engineers has recently introduced in the UK a self-priming pump which can provide pulseless flows up to 1700 m3/hr and at pressures up to 55 bar. The high capacity 3P Prinz Twin Screw positive displacement pumps feature one or two pairs of screws (depending on the model), which are driven by external gearing so the screws never come into contact with each... [Read More]