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Aug 3, 2018
AFT launches new fluid dynamic simulation tool
PUMPS NEWS
Aug 3, 2018
Side Industrie has announced the launch of the DIP Booster, a pump the company describes as designed "to accelerate flow in a gravity line". The product is designed for use in water applications. According to Side Industrie, the DIP Booster is made of ‘high quality’... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Jul 31, 2018
Extending its seal-less product range, Wanner International has lunched the Hydra-Cell G66, a new positive displacement multiple diaphragm pump capable of flowrates of up to 249 litres per minute, (65.7 USgpm) at pressures up to 48 bar (700 psi). The pumps are available with a choice of... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Jul 27, 2018
Two major US agencies are looking to streamline the safety review and permitting process for Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) facility proposals. The US Department of Transportation’s Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA) and the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) have announced agreement on a Memorandum of... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Jul 27, 2018
Pump manufacturer KSB has developed a special impeller for its Movitec multistage high-pressure pumps. According to an announcement from the company, the new impeller ‘significantly’ improves the suction characteristics (NPSH – net positive suction head - values) of the Movitec pumps. Apparently the pump is well suited to... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Jul 25, 2018
Applied Flow Technology (AFT) has launched a major upgrade to its Fathom modelling and analysis software, AFT Fathom. AFT version Fathom 10 adds a number of new features to AFT’s fluid dynamic simulation software. Fathom was first created almost 25 years ago to be used by engineers... [Read More]

FLOWMETERS NEWS
Jul 25, 2018
Flow measurement R&D specialist TUV SUD NEL has commissioned an upgrade of its Primary Liquid Densitometer with the aim of boosting flowmeter calibration accuracy and closing the calibration traceability gap. According to TUV SUD NEL, the new Primary Liquid Densitometer will provide the calibration traceability to primary... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Jul 25, 2018
Endress+Hauser has unveiled its new Memosens CCS50D chlorine dioxide sensor. The company claims the new product supports the safe and effective disinfection of clean drinking water, pathogen-free cooling water and high quality process water. According to the measurement and instrumentation specialist, the new product has been launched... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Jul 25, 2018
AxFlow has introduced the new MM Series of AODD pumps from Almatec. According to the company, the MM Series pumps have been designed specifically to meet the standards, regulations and operational requirements that govern the food and beverage industry. The pumps are built from food-grade wetted materials... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Jul 17, 2018
Physicists claim to have found a solution to understanding transitional flow, something which could be of huge significance to the fluid handling industry. Equations developed by British physicist Osborne Reynolds more than 130 years ago to describe fluid flowing at various speeds are still widely used today.... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Jul 17, 2018
The British Pump Manufacturers Association has joined other engineering employers and trade associations in voicing concerns to the UK’s prime minister, Theresa May, about a ‘No Deal’ Brexit scenario. 150 chief executives, ‘including the CEOs of some of Britain’s biggest engineering employers as well as those of... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Jul 17, 2018
German pump manufacturer KSB will release a new pump app in mid-July called KSB FlowManager. According to the company, the new app can be used to operate and configure the PumpDrive 2 and PumpDrive 2 Eco variable speed systems. In addition, it can be used to adjust... [Read More]

LEVEL MONITORING NEWS
Jul 17, 2018
Instrumentation specialist Krohne has begun manufacturing the Waterflux 3070 battery powered water meter at its recently opened facility in Beverly, MA. The Waterflux 3070 is, according to Krohne, the first all-in-one water meter with integrated pressure and temperature sensor. The updated Waterflux 3070 now offers a mains... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Jul 10, 2018
A German energy supplier had initially used a geological horizon for gas storage, but then decided to extract crude oil from the same deposit. Therefore, a suitable extraction system had to be acquired for transporting the multi-phase mixture with a high gas content to the surface... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Jul 10, 2018
Xylem has become Premier League Champions Manchester City’s new official water technology partner, following the signing of a multi-year partnership. Apparently, it is the first deal of its kind in the Premier League. The partnership will also include City’s sister club New York City, and the Manchester... [Read More]

PUMPS NEWS
Jul 10, 2018
The British Pump Manufacturer’s Association has appointed Gary Wilde as its new technical services officer. Initially, Wilde’s role at the BPMA will be to ‘instigate and manage’ a number of special projects. Ultimately, the position will expand to encompass ‘the majority of technical functions within the organisation.’ Wilde... [Read More]

OTHER NEWS
Jul 9, 2018
Water technology specialists Aquarius Spectrum and TaKaDu have announced an integration partnership aimed at developing effective water management. According to the announcement, the collaboration integrates TaKaDu's data-driven Central Event Management solution with Aquarius' multi-layer leak detection system. The aim is to provide water utilities with a centralised,... [Read More]

POLICY NEWS
Jun 28, 2018
The British Pump Manufacturers’ Association (BPMA) has received an official response from the UK Government regarding the state of conformity assessment of EU products in a post-Brexit Britain. Lord Kinnoull (EU Committee and EU Justice Sub-Committee), on behalf of the BPMA, posed the question on the... [Read More]