News Category: Pumps
February 15, 2018
The company, Runtech Systems Oy, specialises in turbo vacuum technology systems and optimisation solutions across a range of process-orientated markets. Local press is reporting that the transaction totalled about $93 million (€74.4 million). Vicente Reynal, Gardner Denver’s CEO, commented on the acquisition in a statement: “This transaction is aligned... [Read More]

February 14, 2018
To celebrate its 99th birthday, Tomlinson Hall is to give £99 for old pumps, and give the money from scrapping them to the RNLI. Tomlinson Hall hopes the scheme will save end users money by encouraging them to swap from older, less energy efficient pumps. In what it is calling the ’99 for 99’ initiative, the UK-based pump manufacturer and distributer... [Read More]

February 9, 2018
The CIRCOR subsidiary says that the pumps optimise unloading and transfer of product in refinery and tank terminal operations. The series is API 676-3rd compliant and suited for application in the oil and gas industry. The pumps are designed for delivery of different fluids at an operator-specified rate, even during processes with changing or unpredictable conditions.... [Read More]

January 31, 2018
KSB Group has supplied 39 pumps manufactured to API 610 standard to the Sultanate of Oman. The pumps are scheduled to be into service at the end of October 2017 on what is being called a ‘two-way’ pipeline, used for various petrochemical products. The pipeline, the first of its kind in Oman, went into service in October 2017. It connects the Mina Al Fahal... [Read More]

January 29, 2018
Workdry International, the holding company of Selwood, has acquired parts of water treatment specialist Siltbuster Group. Hampshire based Selwood has a network of 21 pump rental branches around the UK. The Siltbuster businesses will remain based in Monmouth, Wales, with their 60 employees continuing to work across the UK. Chris Garrett, Selwood CEO, said: “This... [Read More]

January 16, 2018
Prioritising versatility and durability, the company says that the pump has exceeded API 675 performance standards. 15 January, Wanner Engineering, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota, has announced the introduction of the Hydra-Cell Metering Solutions model MT8 triplex metering pump. The product aims to handle a variety of processing fluids at low flow rates and high pressures.... [Read More]

January 8, 2018
Hidrostal has made AxFlow a ‘key’ UK distributor for their range of screw centrifugal pumps for the industrial and process sectors. According to AxFlow, they are the UK’s largest distributor of process pumps, which they supplement with a network of service support facilities. Hidrostal believe that AxFlow’s process experience will open up opportunities... [Read More]

December 12, 2017
The pump is designed for maximum compatibility and accessibility. NETZSCH has expanded its line of full service-in-place (FSIP) industry-leading NEMO® progressive cavity pumps. The maintenance-friendly FSIP™ design has been re-engineered to provide access to all the pumps’ rotating parts. NEMO FSIP is available in six sizes (NM045 to NM105) for flow rates... [Read More]

December 12, 2017
The British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) is looking to boost consumer confidence and streamline purchasing. The association is trying to highlight the initiative to increase awareness of the importance of choosing the right pump for a specific task and when to upgrade. Old pumps not only consume too much energy, they are also prone to failure which can adversely... [Read More]

December 8, 2017
Siemens will showcase its comprehensive oil and gas solutions for upstream, midstream and downstream applications in booth 1934 at the upcoming Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia in Houston, Texas. The company will also feature electrification, automation and digitalisation solutions that span the oil and gas value chain. During the symposium, Siemens will also unveil... [Read More]

December 8, 2017
Visitors to booth 1435 at Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia 2017 in Houston, Texas, will have the opportunity to experience Flowserve product demonstrations, meet the company’s pump and seal specialists, and attend education sessions led by Flowserve instructors. Sales specialists, product managers, application engineers and division managers who represent Flowserve’s... [Read More]

December 6, 2017
Sulzer will be showcasing its turnkey services and pumping solutions at booth 2023 at the Turbomachinery & Pump Symposia in Houston, Texas. Attendees will be able to meet with Sulzer representatives at the booth throughout the event. Sulzer’s 3D printing capabilities will be on show, a manufacturing method the business utilises to create high performance components... [Read More]

December 4, 2017
Faxe, famous for its beer, is being fitted with the new mixers after its wastewater treatment plant’s ‘racetrack’ design became inviable. The new flowmakers’ slow speeds are designed to avoid disturbing the required biological balance. Their light touch also contributes to their low energy consumption, according to a press release from Landia.... [Read More]

November 27, 2017
Few will have failed to notice the increasing number of headlines relating to ‘fatbergs’, enormous congealed lumps of waste matter that are clogging sewers in major cities around the world. Tackling the problem at source requires a programme of education in what can and cannot be placed in the wastewater system. For now, however, the focus is on how best to... [Read More]

November 20, 2017
Based near Wells in Somerset, St Cuthberts Mill specialises in the manufacture of high-quality artists’ papers. With a heritage that can be traced back to the 1700s, the company makes approximately 80 tonnes of paper every month using a continental shift pattern across 24/7 operations. The secret of the company’s success lies in the performance of its papers,... [Read More]