News Category: Pumps
December 2, 2016
Amarinth, a centrifugal pumps and associated equipment specialist, has delivered a complex skid package with an API 610 OH2 pump to the Mariner platform in the North Sea. The Mariner field is located 140km southeast of the UK Shetland Islands in a water depth of 110m and is ranked as one of UK’s largest undeveloped oil finds. The required skid package for the platform... [Read More]

December 1, 2016
Pump expert Sulzer has entered into exclusive discussions with Moret Industries to acquire the pump manufacturer Ensival Moret (EM) at a proposed price of €80 million. EM, whose main manufacturing facilities are based in Saint Quentin, France, and Thimister, Belgium, achieved sales of €115 million in 2015 and has currently about 730 employees. The company also... [Read More]

November 28, 2016
Global Pumps, a major Australian supplier of industrial pumps, has extended its peristaltic pump range with the addition of the new Verderflex Vantage 5000. Recommended for dosing chemicals in water treatment applications, the new Verderflex peristaltic pumps can provide flow rates up to 6,600ml/min and maximum pressure of 7 bar. With a flow rate exceeding... [Read More]

November 25, 2016
T-T’s range of heavy duty chopper pumps has been designed to tackle the tough industrial processes. The ETO, ETV, and PTS ranges of heavy duty chopper pumps have a double chopping system to ensure chopping of solids prior to pumping, which enables high efficiency due to the anti-clogging action. The first chopping system consists of two chrome steel blades secured... [Read More]

November 25, 2016
DAB Water Technology, an Italian expert in the global water management industry, eyes at least 50% growth in the Middle East market in the next few years. DAB officials said it will target the exponential infrastructure development activities underway in this market, where there is a huge requirement for sustainable water pumping, submersible motoring, and other water... [Read More]

November 23, 2016
Growing urbanisation and industrialisation in the developing countries and increasing use of water pumps in industries is driving the demand for water pumps globally. A new market study by Persistence Market Research names four segments driving growth in the water pump marketplace, namely industrial, municipal, agricultural, and domestic water pumps.  Based on technology,... [Read More]

November 22, 2016
Global water technology company Xylem has been awarded a new five-year framework agreement with Scottish Water, the body responsible for water and sewerage services across Scotland. Under the agreement, Xylem will supply and install submersible and diesel pumps for all Scottish Water rental applications across the region. Xylem will provide its state-of-the-art Flygt... [Read More]

November 18, 2016
Bredel hose pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) have replaced piston pumps on a series of prestigious €1.8 million concrete grouting projects performed in seas around the Chinese coastline. A total of 90 Bredel pumps have been ordered for drawing the abrasive cement/sand/water slurry from the mixing tanks into the holds of seafaring vessels, and... [Read More]

November 17, 2016
Franklin Electric has introduced the FPS IGPDS dual seal grinder pump series that delivers increased pump security and performance for commercial and high-end residential applications. The IGPDS series utilises two mechanical seals, coupled with a sensor probe and seal leak detection circuitry in the panel, to provide added pump protection that can extend the overall... [Read More]

November 15, 2016
Diversified industrial product manufacturer Eaton will shut down its plant in Iowa, US, in September 2017, laying off all of the plant’s 140 employees. The shutdown process of the Spencer plant will begin in January, with the layoffs coming gradually in phases throughout the year. The Spencer facility, which manufactures heavy duty hydraulic pumps and motors for... [Read More]

November 14, 2016
Nordson Corp. has developed a new generation of gear pumps that provides up to 15% greater throughput without an increase in RPM. The BKG BlueFlow gear pumps are a new-generation product range that improves upon well-known technologies developed separately by the Münster-based melt-filtration and gear pump business of Jan-Udo Kreyenborg, and by US-based Xaloy Corp. Both... [Read More]

November 10, 2016
Swiss pump maker Sulzer has signed several agreements with Sohar SWRO Co. to supply pumps for the new 250,000m3/day independent desalination plant in Oman. Commercial operation at the Sohar Independent Water Project (IWP), located Oman’s capital Sohar, is scheduled for 2018. The new facility will allow Oman Water and Procurement Co. (OPWP), the single buyer of... [Read More]

October 28, 2016
Weir Oil & Gas has reached more than 1,000 hours of pumping time in harsh conditions with is SPM QEM 3000 frac pump. Subsequently, the Fort Worth, Texas-based company reports it has agreed on a sale of a fleet of the pumps to Canyon Services Group, based in Calgary, Canada. The two companies intend to deploy the SPM QEM 3000 frac pump to production... [Read More]

October 24, 2016
Atlas Copco has launched its new DZS 2.2 to 6.2 kW dry claw vacuum pump range incorporating an innovative modular, easy-clean design for increased simplicity and contaminant handling capability. The DZS range is well-suited for process applications, including pneumatic conveying, woodworking, drying, sterilising, impregnation, thermoforming, and extrusion. It comprises... [Read More]

October 14, 2016
Grundfos is extending its SL and SE range of wastewater pumps to include “medium,” “high” and “super high” hydraulic offerings from 12 to 42 horsepower. Designed to handle raw unscreened sewage, effluent, and large volumes of surface and process water, the extended selection ensures the highest pump efficiencies over a wider range of... [Read More]

October 13, 2016
French family-owned pump maker Jump has expanded its pump offering, and all of the company’s pumps can now be adapted for ATEX Zone 2 environments. In a development process and to meet the growing needs of handling flammable liquids or combustible materials, Jump has certified its eccentric disc pump range JE Series for Zone 1. The product range’s pumps,... [Read More]