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Aug 17, 2020
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Oil and Gas News
May 13, 2020
Valves
Schroeder Valves is offering a new type of valve for pressures from 140 to 250 bar - the Schroeder Intermediate Pressure Valve (SIP). This series is ideal in systems with frequent operation in the minimum flow range. It will especially be in use with boiler feed water circuits in gas and steam combined cycle power plants (CCPP) for the protection of centrifugal pumps.... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
May 13, 2020
Other
A UK filter manufacturer is celebrating maximum scores on a utility industry audit done as a ‘virtual inspection’ because of the Covid-19 lockdown. Amazon Filters secured the top ratings for its quality and environmental procedures in a wide-ranging, two-day audit by international supply chain accreditor Achilles. The result confirms the Surrey-based company’s... [Read More]

Archive News
Apr 27, 2020
Pumps
A multicrusher made by Borger is playing a key role in the success of an award-winning operation in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland. At Stornoway’s Creed Integrated Waste Management Facility (IWMF) on the Isle of Lewis, the Borger Multicrusher consistently chops tonnes of coarse waste salmon per shift. This has enabled the facility to integrate the fish with household... [Read More]

Archive News
Apr 9, 2020
Pumps
The Quantum 600 pump from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group has been used by Daewoong Pharmaceutical - one of Korea’s leading healthcare organisations. The pump reduces transfer time by providing high flow rates even at high pressure and its low pulsation prevents flowmeter instability. Efficiency is essential at every stage in the production of medicines in order... [Read More]

Oil and Gas News
Apr 8, 2020
Pumps
With the re-opening of its Shanghai office after the Coronavirus pandemic appears to be easing in the country, Landia has sold a new batch of chopper pumps to China. As business begins to get back to normal after a lengthy lockdown, the new order will see the chopper pumps used for a liquid manure application at a dairy farm in the northern part of China. The 18.5 kW... [Read More]

Chemical/Petrochemcial News
Mar 27, 2020
Pumps
A global private equity firm has completed the buy-out of a leading manufacturer of precision-engineered and efficient centrifugal pumps and compressors in the US. Sundyne, with its headquarters in Colorado designs and manufactures API compliant pumps and compressors, announced that Warburg Pincus has completed its acquisition from BC Partners Advisors LP and The Carlyle... [Read More]

Oil and Gas News
Mar 19, 2020
Valves
New York City fireboats have been equipped with Rotork’s electric actuators. The boats, Firefighter 2 and Firefighter 343, from the Marine Division of the New York City Fire Department (FDNY) are using its IQ range of part-turn devices which will help keep the city safe. The actuators have the important duty of controlling the flow of water to the fire nozzles... [Read More]

Archive News
Mar 16, 2020
Valves
A valve manufacturer has sealed an order which is out of this world! Oliver Valves, based in Parkgate Industrial Estate, in Knutsford, Cheshire, has received an order with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). NASA has ordered the company’s gauge bleed instrument valves. A company spokesman said: “This is a fantastic order in Oliver Valves... [Read More]

Oil and Gas News
Dec 16, 2019
Pumps
Pump and valve manufacturer CIRCOR International has announced plans for a new manufacturing facility in the city of Weihai in China’s Shandong province, due to open in 2020. CIRCOR Weihai currently manufactures centrifugal and three-screw positive displacement pumps for the industrial and commercial marine markets. The new facility will enable CIRCOR to expand... [Read More]

Archive News
Jul 11, 2019
Valves
The fifth Valve World Americas Expo & Conference, organised by KCI Publishing and Messe Düsseldorf North America, took place from 19-20 June 2019 at the George R. Brown Convention Center in Houston, Texas, US. A total of 4,361 attended the event, including over 700 conference delegates, setting a new record. The two-day event was attended by flow control professionals... [Read More]

Archive News
Jul 11, 2019
Pipelines
UK water and wastewater company United Utilities has revealed its plans for the world’s largest ‘listening’ project of its kind to tackle water leakage across its network. The company will install approximately 100,000 acoustic loggers over the next two years across its underground water supply network, which comprises over 26,000 miles of pipes. “We... [Read More]

Archive News
Jul 10, 2019
Valves
CIRCOR has recently confirmed that Crane has put forward a revised tender offer to acquire all outstanding shares of CIRCOR common stock for $48 (€42.7) per share in cash. Crane’s initial unsolicited offer of $45 per share in cash, made in May, was rejected by CIRCOR. CIRCOR’s board of directors will now review and evaluate the revised offer from Crane,... [Read More]

Archive News
Jul 9, 2019
Pumps
Fluid management solutions provider CRI Pumps has invested $5 million (€4.46 million) into facilities in the US and Mexico. According to CRI Group’s vice chairman, G. Soundararajan, the company has been developing products for these markets for over a decade, with a focus on the US, Canada, Mexico, Central America and the Caribbean. The investment will see a... [Read More]

Archive News
Jul 9, 2019
Pipelines
INEOS has confirmed in a statement that it has started to progressively reduce the throughput of the Forties Pipeline System (FPS) to 150 million barrels per day, in order to carry out repairs on one of its three processing units at Kinneil. According to the pipeline operator, an operational issue with the main heater on Train 3 at Kinneil requires immediate repair. This... [Read More]

Archive News
Jul 9, 2019
Flowmeters
Emerson has completed the purchase of Zedi’s software and automation businesses, according to an announcement from the company. The addition of Zedi’s cloud supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) platform will enable Emerson to help oil and gas producers increase production and lower operating costs. “As world energy demand continues to grow,... [Read More]


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