News Category: Pumps
April 4, 2016
KSB Aktiengesellschaft, a German pumps manufacturer, has released the youngest generation of its Amarex KRT submersible motor pumps for the first time in Germany. The pump type is used for handling all kinds of municipal and industrial wastewater at a maximum flow rate is 10,080m3/h and a head of 120m. With 850kW, it offers the highest motor power available on the market... [Read More]

April 4, 2016
The Las Vegas Street wastewater treatment plant in Colorado Springs, US, dates back to the early part of the 20th Century. In the early 1980s, the city needed to expand the plant and investigated ways to transport primary sludge across town to its Hannah Ranch, now Clear Springs facility 18 miles away for further processing. Brown & Caldwell, a US engineering solutions... [Read More]

March 24, 2016
The Hansa-TMP Mechatronics Research Centre, based in Modena, Italy, in collaboration with the Engineering Department of the University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, has developed the TPV 3600 axial piston pump series. The TPV 3600 pump is modular in all its parts, and shares the same body between all pumps in the model range. In order to improve the efficiency and the... [Read More]

March 18, 2016
Wilden, part of PSG, a Dover company, has introduced Pure-Fuse diaphragms that offer high cleanability and higher performance for hygienic applications. Pure-Fuse diaphragm technology incorporates a one-piece design that eliminates product-trap areas between the outer piston and diaphragm that can harbour bacteria, a critical consideration for hygienic applications. This... [Read More]

March 11, 2016
Watson-Marlow (WM), a peristaltic pumps and fluid path technologies provider, has introduced its new 530 peristaltic cased pump for upstream and downstream bioprocessing tasks. New features include colour HMI display and intuitive menu structures that provide visual status indication and minimal key presses, and the pump provides high process security with the addition... [Read More]

March 9, 2016
A Landia chopper pump has proved a godsend at the Twin Cities Rescue Mission (TCRM) in Marysville, California. Plagued by a sewage pump that constantly plugged up and broke down, TCRM, established in 1956 to provide food and shelter to those in need, finally had to bring in porta potties when the pump burned out completely. Relying on financial or food donations only,... [Read More]

March 8, 2016
KSB, a German pump manufacturer, is introducing the PumpDrive variable speed system and its three new functions, which have been especially created for operating wastewater pumps. For a complete water column to be established during start-up, PumpDrive ramps the pump up to maximum speed within four seconds. The speed is maintained for three minutes so that an appropriate... [Read More]

March 7, 2016
Almatec, part of PSG, a Dover company has received 1935/2004/EC safety certification for its plastic and metal AODD pumps. The 1935/2004/EC is the common name for European Commission Regulation No. 1935/2004, which is the European safety standard for materials that come into contact with food during the production process. With this certification, Almatec AODD pumps... [Read More]

March 4, 2016
Edwards has launched a special variant to its XDS range of dry scroll pumps, suitable for use in more aggressive applications.  The new XDS-C dry scroll pumps are fitted with a Chemraz gas ballast non-return valve pad and exhaust valve pad, and stainless steel exhaust flange. These new features enable them to be used on applications where the exposed standard fluoroelastomer... [Read More]

March 2, 2016
A global centrifugal pumps market research reports that mergers and acquisitions (M&A) have become an effective way for established players to penetrate new markets and diversify their product portfolio. These M&A activities are being increasingly seen in the pump markets in the developed countries. The analysts forecast global centrifugal pumps market to grow... [Read More]

March 1, 2016
Romco Equipment Co. has expanded its offering by opening of a new division called Romco Power Systems (RPS) to provide new and rebuilt industrial pumps, engines, and generators. In addition to selling, servicing, and rebuilding the equipment, RPS provides rental options for customers. RPS has the ability to provide power generation and industrial pump solutions from... [Read More]

February 26, 2016
Bornemann, part of ITT Corp., has launched the SLH-4U, a new type of the company’s SLH series hygienic twin-screw pump. The SLH-4U is a single-flow, self-priming positive displacement pump that can handle high viscosities, high pressures, and sensitive media. The twin-screw pump technology utilised in the SLH series pump has become popular in the food industry... [Read More]

February 25, 2016
AxFlow Holding, based in Stockholm, Sweden, has acquired the majority share in AQS Liquid Transfer, a pump importer and distributor in South Africa. The growth initiative is in line with AxFlow’s strategy to expand its business outside Europe. AxFlow distributes liquid fluid handling equipment with operations in 27 European countries, representing leading manufacturers... [Read More]

February 23, 2016
Wanner Engineering, headquartered in Minnesota, US, has introduced the Vector model 2006 peristaltic pump to handle difficult or challenging fluids without altering their composition. The pump can move high-viscosity fluids (up to 15,000cPs) and pasty, pulpy, thick, abrasive, and corrosive solutions as well as fluids containing compressible solids up to 27mm in size. It... [Read More]

February 23, 2016
Enerpac’s XC-Series cordless pumps are now available in both single-acting and double-acting valve configurations. Offering the power of an electricity-powered pump with the convenient portability of a hand pump, XC-Series cordless pumps provide a cost-effective solution for remote locations or hard-to-access areas. This combination of features also makes the XC-Series... [Read More]

February 22, 2016
UK-based pump manufacturer Tomlinson Hall’s liquid ring vacuum pump, Liquivac, is to be distributed in Scandinavia by Swedish company Lyma Kemiteknik. Part of the Indutrade group, Lyma Kemiteknik is a specialist in corrosive and abrasive flow technology. It offers a range of products from leading pump brands, as well as valves and pipes, and has a long-standing... [Read More]