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SPX Johnson Pump Offers Centrifugal Pumps for the Offshore Industry

SPX Combi ranges are an ideal choice for offshore utility applications because they offer reliability, modularity, and flexibility, in addition to high performance with low installation and maintenance costs.

Grundfos Supplies Water Utility Company with Pump Systems

Romagna Acque Water Utility Company in northern Italy will use Grundfos ISIA systems to treat drinking water for more than 1.1 million people. 

Power Plant Emissions Reduced at Duke Energy Corp. Locations in North Carolina

The electric and gas company closed 11 of 13 coal-fired power plants in North Carolina after settling a violations charge that claimed the plants did not comply with the Clean Air Act. 

The Gorman-Rupp Company Spends Millions Expanding European Operations

The Gorman-Rupp Co., an international pump manufacturer, has invested more than $10 million expanding its European operations in Ireland and the Netherlands, in addition to a planned acquisition in Belgium.

Atlas Copco to Play a Key Role in Malawi Water Project

Beginning in October 2015, Atlas Copco's employee-driven Water for All organization will provide the funds to install infrastructure and facilities in Malawi that are geared toward promoting clean water, sanitation, and hygiene. 

Wilden Releases New Saniflo Hygienic Series Double Diaphragm Pumps

The Pro-Flo Shift ADS was launched in June 2013 and allows Wilden Advanced and Original AODD pumps to achieve as much as a 60% savings in air consumption over their competitors, while providing additional product yield per standard cubic foot per minute.

KSB to Feature New Sonolyzer App at BrauBeviale 2015 in Nuremberg

The revolutionary new app from KSB will allow plant operators in the food and beverage industry to check fixed-speed pumps for energy efficiency right from their smartphones. 

Xylem Inc. Introduces New High-Efficiency, Low-Speed Submersible Wastewater Mixer

The Flygt 4320 can reduce energy costs by up to 50 percent and is ideal for wastewater applications. 

South African Paper Mill Overcomes a Long-Standing Issue with MasoSine Pump

Watson-Marlow's MasoSine peristaltic pumps replaced progressive cavity pumps at the paper mill, effectively solving the plant's problem with pumping viscous pulp.

Vaughan Chopper Pumps Provides Maximized Gas Production to Northumbrian Water Sites

Northumbrian Water embarked on the construction of one of UK’s largest thermal sludge drying facilities, utilizing Vaughan chopper pumps to maximize gas production. 

Pedrollo Company Develops New Tritus Submersible Grinder Pumps

The pumps were developed to cover the new requirements and demands in the modern marketplace. The grinder pumps are able to meet the needs of worldwide markets because they offer cutting-edge reliability, performance, and quality. 

Italian Winery Uses a Progressing Cavity Pump from Netzsch Pumpen & Systeme GmbH

PC pumps are ideally suited to transporting wine without pulsation and pumping abrasive and acidic mash without damage to the system or the grape pulp.

IEC Partners with Parker PR to Promote AHR Expo and Biennial Chem Show

IEC, a trade show management company, recently partnerned with a PR company to handle media outreach and related press development efforts for the AHR Expo & Chem Show.

Qdos Replaces Diaphragm Pumps with Its Metering Pumps at Paper Mill

The 230-year-old paper mill has seen increased up-time and ease of maintenance when pumping anti-foam agents used in starching operations since installing the new Qdos pumps. 

Grundfos Supplies Pumps for Wimbledon

Grundfos pumps are used to keep Wimbledon's 41 grass tennis courts in perfect condition for the tournament. 

KSB Announces New Balancing and Measurement Valves with Ultrasound Technology

The valves are designed for flow rate and temperature measurements that include hydraulic balancing in hot-water heating systems, air-conditioning systems and cooling circuits, and more.

NOV Installs Mono Pumps in UK Waste Plant

NOV, a well-known manufacturer of progressive cavity pumps, supplied its EZStrip & Compact C pumps for the UK waste management company to use in its anaerobic digestion (AD) process.

New Centrifugal Pump Selection Book Published by Authorhouse

Robert Perez's 5th book was recently published by Authorhouse Publishing. The book focuses on the centrifugal pump selection process. 

New Mono Progressing Cavity Pump Replaces Decades-Old Pump

GrowHow, a UK fertilizer manufacturer and chemical process industry supplier, is using a compact C range NOV Mono pump to replace a 30-year old discontinued model from the same pump manufacturer. 

Mouvex Celebrates 50th Year of Manufacturing 'A Series' Eccentric Disc Pumps

Mouvex’s A Series positive displacement pumps offer self-priming, dry-run capabilities, and maintain constant flow rates, regardless of changes in viscosity and pressure. In celebration of the pumps' 50 year anniversary, Mouvex will be launching a new line of A Series pumps, due to be released in September 2015. 

Sulzer to Provide Pumps for a Salt Cavern Storage Project in Canada

The Sulzer pumps are designed specifically to inject hydrocarbons at very high pressures into four salt caverns being developed by Strathcona Storage Limited Partnership.

Multi-Million Dollar Panama Canal Project is Awarded to Xylem

The pump manufacturer's heavy-duty Godwin dewatering pumps will fill the third set of basin locks on the Pacific Ocean sector with 1.7 billion gallons of water. hen completed, the Panama Canal will include a new traffic lane and two new lock complexes which will double the capacity of the canal.

Wastewater Products from KROHNE, Inc. to Be Showcased at WEFTEC 2015

One of KROHNE’s latest innovations for measuring less than full pipes is the TIDALFLUX flow meter, which will be among the products featured in the manufacturer's WEFTEC booth.

Innovative Pump Technology to Be Showcased by NETZSCH at WEFTEC 2015

The family-owned German manufacturer will showcase its progressive cavity pumps at the tradeshow, in addition to participating in multiple interactive WEFTEC-sponsored workshops.

SALINO® Pressure Centre to Be Released by KSB

SALINO® Pressure Centre equipment is specially designed for reverse osmosis systems. It is the first in the world to combine four main components (high pressure pump, energy recovery device, booster pump, and electric motor) into a single, compact RO system. 

Watson-Marlow's MasoSine SPS200 Makes Pumping Peanut Butter Easy

A food plant in South Africa solved their pumping challenge of moving peanut butter from the grinder to the holding tank with Watson-Marlow's MasoSine200 progressive cavity pump. The MasoSine pump features a unique sinusoidal rotor that can safely transfer delicate products without degradation. 

PFA Lined Gear Pumps Ideal for Aggressive and High Purity Liquids

Liquiflo pumps now carried by Michael Smith Engineers in the United Kingdom, providing smooth and pulseless flows for challenging chemical applications. 

New Komax Heat Exchanger Designed to be Ultra-Efficient

A Senior Applications Specialist at Komax reports seeing heat transfer improvements up to 300% with the new slurry heater, designed specifically for lower viscosity fluids. The heat exchanger is also designed to be self-cleaning.

Fuji Electric Corp. Of America Announces Next Generation Compact Drive

The FRENIC-Mini Drive expands the electronics manufacturer's portfolio of low-voltage inverters in the North American market

Almatec CXM Series AODD Pumps Replace CX & CXR Series

The new series offers a modular design that enables seven different product connections and features the PERSWING P air-control system.