News Category: Pumps
February 11, 2015
Pump technology specialist QuantumFlo is providing a facility upgrade to the water pump system at NASCAR's Daytona International Speedway in Florida, US. The three 2400 GPM triplex booster systems were completed in the third and fourth quarters of 2014, and by the end of February 2015 all three will be commissioned and ready to serve the domestic water requirements in... [Read More]

February 9, 2015
Flowserve, a provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, has signed a license agreement with New Way Air Bearings to develop externally pressurised solutions for its seal and pump operations. By adapting New Way's technology through Flowserve's application experience in fluid motion control, a new generation of rotating equipment... [Read More]

February 4, 2015
China, one the world's largest manufacturers of electronics and the largest consumer of semiconductor products, accounts for about 40% of global consumption. Many of the leading international semiconductor companies have transferred there production to China, making the country a key link in the international industrial chain. In 2014, sales growth in the IC (Integrated... [Read More]

February 3, 2015
New Star Environmental offers a complete line of calibration instrumentation for portable or laboratory applications. Backed by proven DryCal Technology for fast, ±1% of reading calibrations, the Defender Series has three levels of instrumentation giving the user flexibility to do as much as needed while working to defend lives. The Defender 520 is an enhanced... [Read More]

January 30, 2015
Packo Pumps has launched its new pump type MCP3/250-315, an extension to the existing scale of MCP3 pumps which are compliant with MEI guideline EU No. 547/2012, leading to lower energy bills. Other typical features are low noise levels, minimised built-in dimensions and easy maintenance. The new pump type MCP3/250-315 is a robust design in cast stainless steel and delivers... [Read More]

January 30, 2015
Watson-Marlow Pumps Group has supplied Qdos 60 metering pumps to Fauchier Company, a France-based specialist in the design and manufacture of automated filtration systems. 'Our customer had to revise their entire filtration process with respect to filtration quality, process standardisation and, above all, the provision of a fully automated control system prior to bottling,'... [Read More]

January 30, 2015
With its new FDA-conforming air-operated diaphragm pumps of type RFM/RFML, the Maulbronn-based pump specialist FLUX-GERÄTE presents pumps that are tailored to the needs of the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry. In the pharmaceutical and cosmetics industry, the focus is on gentle and safe processes worldwide. Accordingly, the pumps used in the field must meet... [Read More]

January 27, 2015
A UK cement production facility has improved its maintenance operations and safety levels by installing new equipment from NOV Mono. Hanson Cement has achieved these improvements by adding a duty/standby Mono Munchpump package to the sewage handling operations at its Padeswood plant in Mold, North Wales. The plant had originally been using submersible pumps for sewage... [Read More]

January 20, 2015
Water technology provider Xylem has won a contract to supply pumps and wastewater treatment technology to two new plants in Bergen, Norway. The company will supply Flygt N3000 submersible pumps, Flygt 4600 series mixers, a Sanitaire Silver Series II aeration system and high efficiency screw blowers to the facilities, the development of which is being overseen by Purac. Due... [Read More]

January 20, 2015
Pump manufacturer Boerger has had its technology installed at a UK shellfish company's facility in Fleetwood, on the north-west coast of England. The rotary lobe vane pumps are being used to enhance production by processing saltwater containing shells and sand. Made of stainless steel, the 3Kw PL 200 Classic pumps operate at 20m3 and are fitted with optimum rotors developed... [Read More]

January 6, 2015
Energy Recovery, a specialist in pressure energy technology for industrial fluid flows, has released the VorTeq hydraulic pumping system, the first product engineered to increase runtime and reduce maintenance costs by rerouting abrasive frac fluid away from existing hydraulic fracturing pumps. The current fracking pumping technology requires intensive and costly maintenance.... [Read More]

January 5, 2015
A new range of hollow rotary disk pumps designed to operate at low speeds and handle more challenging liquids such as those with suspended solids or higher viscosities (up to 200,000 cSt) has been introduced by Michael Smith Engineers. Manufactured in Italy since 1952, 3P Prinz low speed rotary, positive displacement pumps are proven and reliable in transferring sensitive... [Read More]

January 5, 2015
Wilden, part of PSG, a Dover Company and a specialist in air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology, has announced the release of two new stainless steel pumps. The 430 and 830 Advanced FIT 316 stainless steel AODD pumps offer corrosion resistance in aggressive chemical applications, and have been specifically designed to be direct replacements for existing... [Read More]

December 16, 2014
Dredging equipment supplier Damen Dredging has extended its DOP submersible dredge pump range to run from the smallest possible DOP150, fitting in any corner of a building pit, to the DOP450L, capable of processing 4,000m3 of mixture per hour. The DOP submersible dredge pump is a heavy duty pump with a robust design that distinguishes it from slurry or wastewater pumps.... [Read More]

December 16, 2014
NOV Mono has designed and manufactured its largest W Range progressing cavity pumps ever built. The four pumps have been ordered for two major wastewater treatment plant upgrade projects, and at 11m long they will have double the size and double the capacity of pumps normally used for this type of sludge cake application. The pumps will be used in a duty/standby configuration... [Read More]

December 8, 2014
Technikon Laboratories, based in the Florida district of Johannesburg, South Africa, has installed four Flexicon PD12I peristaltic fillers with an MC12 controller from Flexicon Liquid Filling part of the Watson-Marlow Pumps Group. The fillers are used to fill a liquid vitamin energy supplement into stick-packs.  With a 60-year history and... [Read More]