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Nov 27, 2018
Duri-Dumai gas pipeline becomes operational
PIPES NEWS
Nov 27, 2018
Applied Flow Technology (AFT) has announced the release of a new version of its waterhammer and surge analysis software, AFT Impulse. Trey Walters, president of AFT, announced the launch at the Pressure Surge Conference in Bordeaux, France. “Our new version 7 of AFT Impulse clearly demonstrates AFT’s commitment... [Read More]

LEVEL MONITORING NEWS
Nov 27, 2018
Dutch company Fluidwell has launched a new ‘general purpose indicator’ with a focus on level, temperature and pressure applications. According to a company statement, the new F190 can be used in a variety of applications. It is certified according to ATEX and IECEx by DEKRA for use... [Read More]

SEALS NEWS
Nov 26, 2018
Germany-based sealing systems developer Chesterton has announced that it is launching a new portfolio of sealing solutions designed to fit Australian pumps supplier Warman’s AH series pumps. The 2211 DualPac SuperSet (2211) and the 170L Slurry Cartridge Single Seal for Heavy Duty Applications (170L) are both engineered... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Nov 23, 2018
KSB announced that it is expanding its portfolio of submersible borehole pumps. The new pumps have a diameter of up to 50 inches as well as a drive rating of 5MW. The pumps will be capable of handling upwards of 5000m3 per hour at heads of up... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 20, 2018
Weir Group has announced the integration of its Delta Industrial valves manufacturing operation into the company’s facility in St. Louis, Missouri. Prior to the integration, Weir’s St. Louis facility only manufactured Lewis pumps and valves, for the sulphuric acid industries. According to a statement, the decision to relocate... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 20, 2018
An Italian subsidiary of Velan has been awarded contracts for the supply of three different types of valve to Singapore’s MODEC Offshore Production Systems, it was announced in late July. Scheduled for delivery by early 2019, according to a statement, the order represents a sales value of... [Read More]

PIPES NEWS
Nov 20, 2018
Tennessee Gas Pipeline plan to build a meter station at Longmeadow Country Club, Tennessee. The building of the facility will let Columbia Gas of Massachusetts buy more natural gas from Tennessee’s interstate 200 Line. A natural gas pipeline is also to be built and will go from... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Nov 20, 2018
Water solutions firm Xylem announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ethiopia’s Ministry of Water, Irrigation and Energy (MoWIE) to assist in Ethiopia’s advancements in water security. According to Xylem, the MoU was signed at an event in Ethiopia, attended by Ethiopia’s Minister... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Nov 12, 2018
Engineering company Danfoss announced in a press release that it is releasing a new series of APP pumps designed for Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) and Minimal Liquid Discharge (MLD) in a bid to enter the wastewater market. Danfoss claims that the new pumps deliver total efficiency rates... [Read More]

PIPES NEWS
Nov 12, 2018
According to Kallanish Energy, Houston-based energy company Phillips 66 has announced an open season for three separate pipeline projects.   Alongside pipeline developer-owner Bridger Pipeline, Phillips 66 has proposed The Liberty Pipeline. It is set to provide shippers crude transportation from the Rockies and Bakken production areas... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Nov 8, 2018
UK water utility firm Anglian Water has announced that it will be utilising a new leak detection technology in its pipe network, sourced from UK-based supplier Primayer, according to press releases from both parties. Described as ‘ground-breaking’ by Anglian Water, the technology – referred to as advanced... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Nov 6, 2018
Mueller Water Products has signed a definitive agreement to acquire pipe couplings, grips and clamps manufacturer Krausz Industries. The deal, announced 5 November, is valued at $140 million (approximately €123 million) in cash. The transaction, subject to customary closing conditions, is set to close in December 2018. Founded... [Read More]

COMPANY NEWS
Nov 5, 2018
Next Filtration detailed in a press release how its Next FOG STOP system improved overall effluent water level at a municipal wastewater treatment plant in Brazil by reducing residual biochemical oxygen demand (BOD) by 50%. Combined with an increase in dissolved oxygen (DO) levels of 45.5%, Next... [Read More]

VALVES NEWS
Nov 2, 2018
In a bid to extend its valve solution portfolio and address a ‘wider scope of customer needs in flow control’, Metso has acquired the valve automation division of India-based Rotex Manufacturers and Engineers. Following the acquisition, Metso says a range of valves, actuators, limit switches and pneumatics... [Read More]

PIPES NEWS
Nov 1, 2018
A new form of detecting gas leaks in petrochemical plants and pipelines has been announced, as autonomous patrolling robots have been developed to use light and sound sensors to ‘listen to’ gas leaks.    The autonomous robots are fitted with tiny chemical sensors which allow them to... [Read More]

PIPES NEWS
Oct 30, 2018
A pipeline that runs from Central Virginia to Montvale is to be taken out of service. The line is operated by Georgia-based Colonial Pipeline Company. According to ABC8 News,  when in use the pipeline was 90 miles(144 km) long and delivered gas as well as other fuels... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Oct 30, 2018
Circor International has announced the launch of a new pump for use in industrial wastewater applications. According to a company announcement, the Allweiler OptiFix pump has been designed to the make the maintenance of industrial wastewater treatment applications faster, less frequent and simpler. The new product can apparently... [Read More]