News Category: Pumps
April 9, 2015
Atlas Copco has announced that it will release its new GHS 350-900 VSD+ vacuum pump range this month, providing users with energy savings of up to 50% compared to traditional rotary vane pumps. The new GHS 350-900 VSD+ offers a lot of benefits for customers in various industries and represents a real leap forward in the vacuum industry. The GHS VSD+ Series is a range... [Read More]

April 9, 2015
When testing new small-scale process technologies in high-pressure laboratories, maximum precision is required so that upscaling will be as accurate as possible. To be able to work safely and without spillages at pressures up to 500bar, Lewa has developed a hermetically sealed high-pressure micro-metering pump. The Intellilab is an evolution of the K3 and K5 micro-metering... [Read More]

April 9, 2015
Wärtsilä's has expanded its portfolio of gas pumps with the introduction of the new Wärtsilä Svanehøj ECA Fuel Pump (EFP), which has been developed closely with designers of liquefied natural gas (LNG) fuel systems to support gas fuelled engines that achieve greater efficiency. The new Wärtsilä pump offers a number of advantages, including... [Read More]

April 1, 2015
At the end of the winemaking process, yeast is removed to avoid spoiling of flavour and to leave the wine with a clear, crisp appearance. The process to remove yeast is usually performed by introducing diatomaceous (kieselguhr) earth into the fermented wine. The fine particles of diatomaceous earth attract the yeast cells to form clumps, which remain in a suspension referred... [Read More]

March 31, 2015
Galenfeha has completed the acquisition of Daylight Pump, making it a manufacturer of chemical injection pumps for the oil and gas production market. Galenfeha will be moving production to the company's manufacturing and distribution facility in Shreveport, Louisiana, US. The chemical injection market share approaches $1 billion (€932.8 million) annually in the... [Read More]

March 31, 2015
Zeutec Opto-Elektronik of Rendsburg, Germany has adopted 114 series OEM peristaltic pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group in technology that partners the company's latest SpectraAlyzer 2.0, a near-infrared (NIR) analyser for alcoholic beverages such as wine, beer and spirits. Zeutec, a supplier of spectrometer systems, now relies on the peristaltic pumps for... [Read More]

March 26, 2015
Pump specialist Flux-Gerate has introduced a new energy-efficient air-operated diaphragm pump. The self-priming air-operated diaphragm pump FDM 07 is suitable for numerous applications. 'It can be found in use in laundries and car washes where surfactant mixtures are metered, in surface finishing operations in which media are circulated and filtered or for example where... [Read More]

March 23, 2015
A new high-pressure water jet pump unit from NLB, the Model 350, combines a fluid end design with a 261 kW diesel engine in a unit that can be towed to job sites. It is the latest model in the NLB 225 Series of convertible pump units. The Model 350 is rated for a maximum operating pressure of 20,000 psi and can be converted to operate at other pressures (8,000 psi, 10,000... [Read More]

March 13, 2015
TRW Automotive Holdings has announced that it has started production of its dual stage pump technology across two major European vehicle platforms. The dual stage pump is TRW's latest innovation in pump technology. It is highly suitable for wet dual clutch transmissions due to its ability to integrate two external gear pumps in a compact single housing. The first stage... [Read More]

March 10, 2015
Texas-based Progressive Pumps is a distributor for the newly introduced Husky high pressure air-operated diaphragm pump from Graco. The Husky 1050HP is the first pump on the market that allows users to choose between low pressure and high pressure operating modes with Graco's low-high pressure mode valve. High pressure operation is not always required, so a switch to... [Read More]

March 10, 2015
When a reliable and economic pumping solution is required for applications involving low flows (130 lit/min) high pressures (up to 70 bar) and heads up to 600m, MTH regenerative turbine pumps are an ideal choice. A good example of this is the MTH M52 pumps recently supplied by Pump Engineering for a mechanical seal lubrication and pressurising application in oil production. The... [Read More]

March 5, 2015
Viking Pump's External Gear Segment has announced the newest member of its product portfolio, the GP-14 LACT Series pumps. The GP-14 LACT Series pumps are designed to create a compact, rugged, and easy to maintain LACT booster pump. Sometimes referred to as the 'shipping pump', the GP-14 Series pumps include an all ductile iron construction, motor speed operation, single... [Read More]

March 5, 2015
Leistritz Pumpen has launched a new series of pumps designed to comply with API 676 3rd Edition. API 676 – Positive Displacement Pumps – Rotary, 3rd Edition, Nov. 2009, is a standard put forth by the American Petroleum Institute. 'It covers the minimum requirements for rotary positive displacement pumps for use in the oil & gas, petrochemical, and chemical... [Read More]

February 26, 2015
Pump specialist FLUX-GERÄTE has launched a new bearing flange with integrated impulse generator for its eccentric worm-drive pumps. This allows indirect volume measurement to be taken without contact with the material, e.g. for use in the pharmaceuticals, food and cosmetics sectors. The mechanical-volumetric process with impulse generator provides indirect flow-rate... [Read More]

February 24, 2015
The Kurt J. Lesker Company (KJLC) has introduced a new line of rotary vane vacuum pumps for a range of applications. Made up of two-stage oil sealed rotary vane vacuum pumps, the KJLC-RV series is designed to combine high pumping speed with low noise/ vibration levels and 'superior vapour handling capabilities'. Comprising four models with pumping speeds ranging from... [Read More]

February 17, 2015
German pump manufacturer Dickow Pumpen has introduced new GML/GMB seal-less magnetic coupled gear pumps for use across a range of industries. The magnetic driven pumps are designed to improve plant and personnel safety, particularly when handling toxic, explosive, and dangerous liquids which react on contact with the atmosphere. With a containment shell replacing single... [Read More]