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Aug 7, 2020
Corn ethanol plant in Brazil utilises Sulzer’s highly efficient process pumps
Water/Wastewater News
Jul 27, 2020
Pumps
A new wastewater treatment system installed in a town in Czechia will protect valued fishing ponds and raise the quality to EU standards. Packaged wastewater treatment plant provider WPL installed a below-ground system in Klimkovice, in the country’s Moravian-Silesian region, as part of a municipality-led project to construct a first-time sewerage network. Around 110... [Read More]

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Jul 22, 2020
Pumps
Tsurumi Pumps have delivered 10 submersible pumps to be used in the building of a new hospital in Singapore. The hospital will be the largest in the country with four levels below ground and 19 above ground and it will play a key role in supporting the growing ageing population in the South East Asian nation. Tsurumi’s KT-Z series pumps were used to pump slurry from... [Read More]

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Jul 21, 2020
Pumps
ANDRITZ has installed its P-RC APMP technology at a thermos-mechanical pulping system in China. The technology will ensure optimum pulp quality at the plant in Yancheng. The system processes eucalyptus wood chips for the production of folding boxboard. The global pump and solid/liquid separation firm has received the final acceptance certificate from Jiangsu Bohui. The... [Read More]

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Jul 14, 2020
Pumps
Constructor J. Murphy & Sons Limited turned to its long-term supplier Atlas Copco for an integrated solution of frame mounted compressors with an inbuilt generator to eliminate inefficiencies. The construction and engineering company, with its headquarters in London, decided that one activity with room for improvement was the use of compressors in piling, during foundation... [Read More]

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Jul 13, 2020
Pumps
The British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) – the trade organisation representing the business interests of UK and Irish suppliers of liquid pumps and related equipment – has recently partnered with Make UK, the manufacturers’ organisation. Make UK is the largest force backing UK manufacturing and has been helping the sector to compete, innovate and grow... [Read More]

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Jul 10, 2020
Pumps
Yorkshire Water and its partners are nearing completion of the deployment of almost 4,000 acoustic, flow, pressure and water quality monitors in what is the UK’s largest smart water network pilot. Final installations of the latest NB-IoT (Narrow Band Internet of Things) pilot technology are underway, thanks to the BT, Yorkshire Water and Stantec collaboration, after... [Read More]

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Jul 9, 2020
Pumps
The British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) - the organisation which represents the business interests of UK and Irish suppliers of liquid pumps and related equipment - held its first ‘virtual’ technical committee meeting. Conducted using Microsoft TEAMS, the meeting took place on 2 July, with 25 members registering to attend. Chaired by John Hollins, of... [Read More]

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Jun 25, 2020
Pumps
The polymetallic mine Minera Tizapa approached Weir Minerals after competitor pumps used for tailings dam duty experienced issues including severe wear. Furthermore, due to not being properly secured, the pumps in the Mexico State would often become lost in the dam. After several site visits, the Weir Minerals team suggested the installation of a Warman SHW submersible... [Read More]

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Jun 25, 2020
Pumps
Leisure and tourism businesses with onsite wastewater treatment plants are being offered guidance to ensure equipment is powered back up safely, as lockdown restrictions ease and premises begin to reopen doors. Following the UK Government’s announcement that businesses including hotels, caravan parks and campsites can reopen from 4 July, packaged wastewater treatment... [Read More]

Water/Wastewater News
Jun 19, 2020
Valves
New analysis shows major energy and cost savings potential from installing Power Drive Systems (PDS) on commercial pumps, fans, compressors and other motor-driven products, regardless of load variability. The new research, led by the National Electric Manufacturers Association (NEMA) and the Northwest Energy Efficiency Alliance (NEEA), shows a 43% drop in energy use when... [Read More]

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Jun 18, 2020
Pumps
Hidrostal GB, the UK holding company for the Swiss pump manufacturer Hidrostal, has announced the acquisition of four service centre locations of the electrical and mechanical engineering services company, Parsons Peebles Service. The transaction was completed with administrators BDO as part of a sequence of deals that saw a substantial number of jobs secured. James... [Read More]

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Jun 18, 2020
Pumps
Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, has been named one of the 100 best corporate citizens in a recent survey. In 3BL Media’s annual ranking of public companies, Xylem was placed 16th in an assessment of 1,000 companies globally, rising two places since its 2019 evaluation. The ranking is... [Read More]

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Jun 18, 2020
Pumps
Rotork has been awarded a new framework agreement for the supply of its products and services to Anglian Water. The UK water company supplies water and water recycling services to more than six million customers in the east of England and Hartlepool. The Anglian region stretches from the Humber estuary, north of Grimsby, to the Thames estuary, and from Buckinghamshire... [Read More]

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Jun 17, 2020
Pumps
The construction of the latest underground subway is under way in Singapore and Tsurami Pumps is playing its part. The Thomson-East Coast Mass rapid Transport (MRT) line is being built and several of its submersible dewatering pumps were used in the construction of the Marina Bay station building and the tunnel construction connecting adjacent stations. Especially... [Read More]

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Jun 16, 2020
Pumps
A 1960s-built sewage treatment works in the UK has been given a £3.6 million (€4 million) upgrade by Thames Water to protect the environment and serve a growing population. Faringdon sewage works, in Oxfordshire, is responsible for treating the wastewater of around 8,000 households and businesses in Faringdon and the Coxwells. Upgrades include two huge new sewage... [Read More]


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