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Technical News

05.12.2018
Griswold SafeGuard Predictive Maintenance Solution Improves Technology in Pump Diagnostics
Griswold is pleased to introduce a new innovation ...Griswold is pleased to introduce a new innovation for the centrifugal pump industry. Featuring wireless access and 24/7 proactive alerts, SafeGuard technology alerts the user when a problem occurs, and also provides actionable guidance to resolve it.
 

29.11.2018
Xylem Launches New Compact High-efficiency Turbo Blower
Xylem Inc. has unveiled its new Sanitaire TurboLIG...Xylem Inc. has unveiled its new Sanitaire TurboLIGHT direct drive turbo blower, a new compact high efficiency adaptation of its renowned TurboMAX blower which is suitable for lower airflow requirements at wastewater treatment facilities.
 

16.11.2018
Protecting Pumps in Hazardous Areas Easily and Reliably Against Dry Running
A new type of detection technology from Siemens pr...A new type of detection technology from Siemens protects centrifugal pumps from dry running in hazardous areas. For this purpose, the corporation has developed special current/voltage detection modules for its Simocode pro motor management system.
 

25.10.2018
Tapflo Announces Launch of New Plastic Centrifugal Pump
New compact and reliable, mechanically sealed cent...New compact and reliable, mechanically sealed centrifugal pumps give the right solution for liquids containing solid particles. Since there are no metal parts on the liquid side, the pumps are ideal for chemicals transfer and circulation in surface treatment industry.
 

12.10.2018
Tapflo Announces New Plastic Centrifugal Pump for Aggressive Liquids Containing Solid Particles
New compact and reliable, mechanically sealed cent...New compact and reliable, mechanically sealed centrifugal pumps give the right solution for liquids containing solid particles. Since there are no metal parts on the liquid side, the pumps are ideal for chemicals transfer and circulation in surface treatment industry.
 

11.10.2018
New Atlas Copco ZH 1000-3150 Air Compressor Combines High Flow and Low Energy Consumption
Atlas Copco has launched the ZH 1000-3150 oil-free...Atlas Copco has launched the ZH 1000-3150 oil-free centrifugal air compressor. Offering a combination of high flow and low energy consumption, the ZH 1000-3150 is designed to meet the needs of large air users who are looking for a high-volume centrifugal air compressor delivered as a standard package.
 

08.10.2018
Sulzer Launches HST 30 ─ The Newest Addition to the HST Line of High-Speed Turbocompressors
The HST 30 is the newest addition to the HST line ...The HST 30 is the newest addition to the HST line of high-speed turbocompressors. It offers more flow and pressure at a significantly higher efficiency than its predecessors. This translates into big savings in the energy consumed by low-pressure air compression, both in wastewater treatment and industrial processes.
 

27.08.2018
Allweiler to Introduce New Compact Marine Centrifugal Pumps
Allweiler will exhibit its redesigned vertical cen...Allweiler will exhibit its redesigned vertical centrifugal pump solutions for ship engine rooms. The innovative foot design reduces space requirements and improves operational safety.
 

16.08.2018
Circor´s Allweiler Emetc-C Raises the Performance Bar for Machine Tool Coolant Service
Circor announces the launch of Emtec-C, the next g...Circor announces the launch of Emtec-C, the next generation of the Allweiler three-screw pump that moves abrasive machine chips, particles and heat away from cutting surfaces in high-pressure machine tool coolant service, delivering improved durability and best-in-class efficiency.
 

02.08.2018
Pump Impeller Delivers Improved Suction Characteristics
The KSB Group has developed a special impeller for...The KSB Group has developed a special impeller for its Movitec multistage high-pressure pumps. This new impeller significantly improves these pumps’ suction characteristics (NPSH value). It proves its worth particularly in applications with critical inlet conditions (e.g. boiler feed applications) as well as applications in which the pump is required to take in water from low-lying tanks or at higher temperatures.
 


Exhibitions + Conferences

14.11.2018
BPMA Offers New E-Learning Courses
The British Pump Manufacturers Association (BPMA) has been running dedicated pump training courses since the mid 1990’s and has helped equip hundreds of individuals with the knowledge and skills required to understand the design, installation and operation of this essential piece of equipment.
 


  

Financial News

13.12.2018
Surging Sales in APEJ to Push Reciprocating Pumps Market Revenues to US$ 4 Billion in 2018
Reciprocating pumps market is projected to witness a significant growth, according to a latest report by Fact.MR . The market growth is being influenced by rising demand for oil and gas worldwide, especially in the petrochemical industry. The growing oil and gas demand is creating substantial opportunities for a range of industrial goods, including reciprocating pumps.
 


Acquisitions + Mergers

10.12.2018
Verder Group Acquires JEC Ltd.
The Verder Group, a Dutch family-owned business specializing in the manufacture and distribution of pumps and laboratory equipment, acquires the South-Korean pump manufacturer JEC Ltd.
 

12.10.2018
AxFlow Acquires Crest Process Engineering Ltd - Radstock
AxFlow Limited has announced the friendly acquisit...AxFlow Limited has announced the friendly acquisition of Crest Process Engineering Limited, Radstock as of the 1st October 2018. The ‘Crestpro’ business will now be known as AxFlow- Radstock and will continue trading from its current location.
 

26.09.2018
AxFlow Enters Australia and New Zealand by Acquiring Brown Brothers/Kelair
AxFlow Holding AB, has acquired Brown Brothers/Kelair, the market-leading distributor of positive displacement and centrifugal pumps in Australia and New Zealand. The Group operates through 15 locations across Australia and New Zealand.
 


Contracts + Case Stories

22.11.2018
Bredel Hose Pumps Preferred in Abrasive Cement Slurry Applications
A number of Bredel pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) are proving highly successful in the circulation and transfer of waste return slurry from concrete slab manufacturing processes.
 

15.08.2018
Rheinhütte Pumpen Delivers High-Performance Pumps for Challenging Applications in Solar Systems
The Kyoto Agreement of 1997, the Paris Agreement i...The Kyoto Agreement of 1997, the Paris Agreement in 2015, nuclear phase-out: climate protection and, as a result, the need for alternative sources are on the agenda worldwide. The energy industry is increasingly placing its focus on renewable energies. Plant manufacturers of solar energy systems are also facing a constant source of new challenges and a continuous demand for innovation in order to be able to serve the growing market.
 


Awards

28.09.2018
AHR Expo Announces 2019 Innovation Award Winners
Show Management today announced the winners of the 2019 AHR Expo Innovation Awards competition. Each year, products in 10 different categories are recognized for being some of the HVACR industry’s most innovative products, systems and technologies. Winners will be featured at the Show in Atlanta in January 2019.
 


Miscellaneous

07.12.2018
Heavy Duty Leak-Free Mag-Drive Pumps for Efficient Pumping
Pumping specialists Michael Smith Engineers are delighted to announce their appointment as official UK distributor for the full range of Dickow magnet drive and mechanical seal centrifugal and side channel pumps. The range includes the SCM series horizontal magnet drive side channel pumps which are ideal for handling low flows (up to 30m³/hr) at high differential heads (up to 400 metres) at temperatures up to 180ºC.
 

22.11.2018
Tapflo Group Officially Announces the Establishment of Tapflo Oceania
For many years it has been Tapflo’s wish to have their own operations in Australia. This wish has now been realized in Tapflo Oceania (PTY) Ltd which has been in full operation since Nov 1, 2018.