News Category: Pumps
November 25, 2014
A MasoSine SPS series process pump from Watson-Marlow Pumps Group is optimising the filling of croissants with jam at the Tomaszów Mazowiecki, Poland, plant owned by Chipita. Chipita continually reviews its manufacturing processes, and recently decided to revisit some of its existing jam filling lines at Tomaszów Mazowiecki. To improve the jam application... [Read More]

November 25, 2014
A single progressing cavity pump form NOV Mono has been used to replace a number of centrifugal pumps and improve pumping performance on an agricultural effluent duty in New Zealand. The Mono pump is now transferring animal effluent over considerable distances at Castle Glen Farms in Foxton, on New Zealand's North Island. The farms had previously been using a number of... [Read More]

November 18, 2014
A new range of hygienic internal gear pumps which provide the all-important features and benefits for pumping in food, brewing, pharmaceutical, fine chemicals and other 'sensitive' hygienic applications has been introduced by gear pump specialists Viking Pump. Available in the UK through Michael Smith Engineers, the positive displacement Viking Hygienic Series represents... [Read More]

November 10, 2014
Three TR Munchers and three Compact C range pumps from NOV Mono have been chosen for a demanding sewage handling operation in the Caspian Sea. They will be used to macerate and pump black water on a deep-water semi-submersible drilling rig which is located there. The Mono equipment has been selected by Wärtsilä Water Systems, which provides products and solutions... [Read More]

November 4, 2014
KMT Waterjet Systems, a global manufacturer of ultra-high pressure pumps and components for waterjet systems, has announced the availability of its latest product line. The first release of the KMT Streamline SL-VI Series pumps will be available for delivery in January 2015 with horsepower offerings of 30hp, 40hp and 50hp at the operating pressure of 60,000psi. KMT Streamline... [Read More]

November 4, 2014
Milton Roy, the world's largest manufacturer of controlled volume pumps, has unveiled a new metering pump for deeper offshore wells. The Primeroyal X is the latest pump in the Primeroyal series. Conforming to API 675 standards, the new pump provides 20,000 psig to withstand the extreme pressures associated with operating at deeper depths. It is designed to provide consistent... [Read More]

November 4, 2014
Flowserve, a leading provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, has attained NSF 61-G certification for certain pumps comprising its line of commercial potable water pumps and the facilities that manufacture them. This certification, including Annex G for low-lead content water products, immediately puts these Flowserve pumps... [Read More]

October 30, 2014
The addition of super duplex stainless steel to the range of liquid head materials available now enables pump manufacturer Wanner's Hydra-Cell G15 pumps to manage the tough-to-handle waste waters processed in 'zero liquid discharge (ZLD) systems. As water becomes an ever more expensive commodity, industrial, oil, chemical and petrochemical companies are increasingly turning... [Read More]

October 24, 2014
Verderflex recently provided a solution to a Swiss airport that had been experiencing significant problems with their water softening treatment. The local water supply required treatment to prevent scaling in the pipework. The existing treatment system required a salt solution to be dosed from a storage tank close to the pumps over a 350m pipe-run to the water supply.... [Read More]

October 10, 2014
Great Plains Industries (GPI) has launched a new brand of commercial grade fuel transfer pumps and products. The GPRO brand is a line of heavy-duty, professional grade fuel transfer pumps and products for commercial and professional-grade applications. 'The new line was developed for the special needs and demands of the professionals who themselves demand performance... [Read More]

October 9, 2014
Cat Pumps has introduced an energy-saving high pressure pump package for centralised hygiene and sanitation cleaning systems.Called 'Wash-Saver', the package utilises a variable frequency drive (VFD) and returns typically 85% mechanical energy efficiency irrespective of operating speed. The Wash-Saver concept uses a feedback signal to the VFD to control the pump speed.... [Read More]

September 30, 2014
Alfa Laval, a company specialising in heat transfer, centrifugal separation and fluid handling, has won an order to supply Framo water pumping systems to an oil drilling platform that will be located in the Atlantic Ocean off the Canadian coast. The order, booked in the Marine & Offshore Pumping Systems segment, has a value of approximately SEK 120 million (€13.1... [Read More]

September 29, 2014
Flowserve, a provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, has announced it has received a major order to provide multiple pumping systems to Alstom, a France-based global leader in power generation. The orders, totalling approximately $30 million (€23.6 million), were booked in the second quarter of 2014. The pumping systems... [Read More]

September 29, 2014
Clark Solutions have unveiled a new magnetic drive gear pump designed for laboratory instrument, medical device, cooling system, and other applications. The Model Series 15000 rotary vane pumps are a pressure/vacuum source delivering smooth, pulse-free gas flow for gas analysers, medical devices, process samplers and other analytical instrument applications. Measuring... [Read More]

September 25, 2014
Michael Smith Engineers has introduced a new range of ARBO thermoplastic mechanically sealed centrifugal pumps. The pumps are available in a choice of polypropylene, polyethylene, PVDF and PTFE in order to resist the effects of aggressive chemicals, which can cause corrosion problems for metallic pumps. By manufacturing all wetted parts out of solid block without the... [Read More]

September 23, 2014
Crane Chempharma has expanded its line of aluminium air-operated double diaphragm (AODD) pumps with two additional sizes. The next generation DEPA DH line of AODD pumps now includes the sizes DH50 and 80. With this addition, the advanced flanged range now consists of five sizes that are certified to ATEX Zone 1. Aluminium DEPA DH pumps are designed for use in the paint,... [Read More]