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Xylem Expands Lowara Range with New Range of Heavy Duty End-Suction Pumps

The e-NSC series boasts an MEI that far exceeds the ErP Directive's 2015 requirements, offering a high level of efficiency to end users in the Industrial and Building Services market without sacrificing performance. 

KSB Pumps Keep World’s Largest Museum Cargo Ship Afloat for 50 Years

The CAP San Diego, built in 1961/1962, weighs nearly 10,000 tons. Making several trips a year with up to 500 passengers, the ship relies on KSB pumps to keep operations running smoothly. 

LEWA Redesigns Plunger Pumps

Split gear housings reduce wear and maintenance costs for the new generation of Lewa plunger pumps, designed to move fluids at high pressure in the oil & gas and process industries.

New Range of Dosing Pumps from NOV Mono

The pumps are ideal for low flow, precise dosing applications and can also operate at high pressures up to 1044 PSI. 

Moyno Urethane Stators Outlast Nitrile in Real World Application

The City of Hamilton recently tested Moyno urethane stators against its existing nitrile stators at its Wastewater Treatment Plant with resounding success. The Moyno stators outlasted the nitrile counterparts five times over.

Netzsch Signs RF MacDonald as its Southern California Distributor

The Southern California distributor will represent Netzsch in all industrial markets as well as the oil & gas market. 

Milton Roy Debuts Primeroyal X Pump at Offshore Technology Conference

The API 675 pump, designed specifically for deep subsea wells, is the first new product Milton Roy has released as a brand of Accudyne Industries. 

Pumping China: Potential for Growth in the Gear Pump Market

GCiS China Strategic Research presents its analysis of the Chinese market for hydraulic gear pumps, as well as future opportunities for growth. 

Xylem Launches New Eco-lift Retrievable Aeration Grid

The new aeration grid features a patent-pending tube-in-tube design that reduces the cost of the overall product, while Sanitaire Gold and Silver diffusers increase overall efficiency. 

KSB to Launch Ixo-Pro, Automatic Submersible Pump

The Ixo-Pro pump is ideal for rainwater harvesting and pressure boosting applications, with specific features designed to meet the needs of home owners who cannot employ a self-priming pump because their rainwater storage tank is located too far from the house.

Aspen Pumps Awarded Queen's Award for Second Time

The condensate pump manufacturer has been awarded the Queen's Award for Innovation following its 2010 Queen's Award for Enterprise.  

NOV Appoints Marcela E. Donadio as New Board Member

As of April 8, Marcela E. Donadio is a member of National Oilwell Varco's Board of Directors, bringing the total number of directors to ten. 

Xylem Dewatering Pumps Restore Operations at Argentinian Oil Refinery

The Godwin pumps were so successful at removing water from the oil refinery that the company purchased 15 as a cautionary measure for future disasters.

New Cat Triplex Plunger Pump Model for VHP Systems

Model 6810 more than triples Cat Pumps' current flow rate range, making it ideal for very high pressure applications. 

Sulzer Equips Wastewater Treatment Plant in Brazilian Tourist City

The wastewater treatment plant is the first in the region and has received a comprehensive package from Sulzer that offers high reliability and energy efficiency. The plant will serve 47,000 residents within the city and 700,000 tourists in the region annually.

NOV Mono Pumps Replace Submersible Pumps in Hong Kong Rail Tunnel Project

In the 18 months since their installation, the high pressure NOV Mono pumps have not needed any replacement parts. The pumps run at 10 bar pressure and handle an average flow rate of 20 liters per second. 

KSB SuPremE Motor Wins Energy Efficiency Prize

KSB's SuPremE motor can save users up to 70 percent in energy consumption. The motor was recognized for innovation in energy efficiency by a jury during the DENEFF annual kick-off conference in Berlin last month.

Moyno and PumpScout Partner to Reach More Buyers

Moyno’s innovative progressive cavity pumps now featured on PumpScout.com.

NOV Mono Expands into European Market

With its most recent acquisition of the Robbins and Myers business, NOV Mono is poised to offer more products and services to customers in the European market. 

EnviroGear Internal Gear Pump Hits Ice Cream Industry Sweet Spot

Internal gear pumps are ideal for handling the viscous sweeteners used in the ice cream industry, as well as the less-viscous sweeteners such as sucrose, fructose and sorbitol. 

Flowserve Corporation Wins Contract with Sabah Shell Petroleum

The Gumusut-Kakap field is Shell's first deep water development in Malaysia. Flowserve will provide custom water injection and liquid transfer pumps for the project. 

APE Pumps Refurbishes 30-Year-Old Circulation Pumps

The South African power station will operate with the additional combined output of 4.8 m3/s after the refurbishment is complete. 

Shell Leads First-Ever Industrial Scale Application of CCS at Gas Power Station

In cooperation with SSE, Shell aims to capture 10 million tons of CO2 at a gas power station in Ireland over the next ten years - enough to power the equivalent of 500,000 homes each year.

Flygt Mixers Reduce Energy Consumption by 65%

An Italian wastewater treatment plant recently replaced their 10-year-old mixers with Flygt's new energy efficient mixers, saving them nearly $70,000 in annual operating costs. 

Flowserve Pumps Make Flurries at Sochi Winter Olympics

Flowserve pumps play a critical role in the snow-making systems at over 500 ski resorts around the world, including the site of the 2014 Winter Olympics.

Xylem Pump Certified for Government Programs in India

The Saajhi Stepping Pump is part of Xylem's Essence of Life (EOL) Initiative, aimed at helping improve the economic mobility of rural farmers. 

AHR Expo Donates $12,525 to NYC Non-Profit

The Youth Action Youth Build (YAYB), based in East Harlem, provides education, training and leadership opportunities to thousands of low-income young adults. The AHR Expo donates the entry fees from its Innovation Awards competition every year to local non-profit. 

KSB’s to Debut New Etaline Series Pumps

The new Etaline series in-line pumps were designed with efficiency in mind and will be showcased at 2014 SHK Essen and IFH Nuremberg. 

KNOLL America Expands MX Progressive Cavity Pump Line

The new MX30R progressive cavity pump is ideal for high-viscosity fluids and has been proven in dough starter applications. 

Xylem Unveils New Energy Efficient Pumps at 2014 AHR Expo

The redesigned Series 1510 end-suction pump delivers higher pump performance than competitor products while reducing electricity consumption and lowering lifecycle costs.