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New Diaphragm Liquid Pump Introduced by Gardner Denver Thomas

The new diaphragm liquid pump is ideal for inkjet printer applications, providing consistent flow with little pulsation. 

New Screw Vacuum Pump Introduced by Busch

The new screw vacuum pump series is uniquely self-cleaning, lessening the maintenance typically associated with this pump type. 

$500,000 Contract Awarded to Xylem Inc. to Deliver Clean Water in Singapore

NEWater is high-grade reclaimed water produced from treated, used water that is purified using advanced membrane technologies and ultra-violet disinfection. The NEWater initiative hopes to supply 55% of Singapore's water by 2060. 

New York Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrades its NOV Mono Pumps

The WWTP operated successfully with NOV Mono pumps installed more than 40 years ago. The plant is now upgrading to NOV Mono's modern pump equivalent. 

Grundfos SL Submersible Wastewater Pumps Released by Grundfos

Grundfos' new line of submersible wastewater pumps are designed to handle raw and unscreened sewage, effluent, and large volumes of surface water. 

Thomas Launches New Diaphragm Liquid Pump

The new diaphragm pump is specifically designed for use in laboratory applications and the inkjet printing industry, providing fast suction and steady delivery. 

Neptune Pumps to be Displayed at WEFTEC 2015

The company will showcase several of its metering and transfer pumps at the show, to take place in Chicago this September.

Kenics Heat Exchangers from NOV Enhance Performance of Underwater Pelletizing Process

Gala Industries is a top manufacturer of underwater pelletizing system and centrifugal dryers around the world. The company relies on Kenics heat exchangers from NOV in the melt cooling process with predictable, controlled, and efficient thermal transfer. 

NG/NGS Series Reciprocating Gas Compressors Added to Blackmer's Product Line

Blackmer, a PSG Dover brand, recently unveiled its new line of reciprocating gas compressors. The compressors come in a variety of configurations and are built to be highly efficient. 

Affordable Dif-Jet Air System from Fortrans Eliminates Odor from Animal Waste Lagoons

The Dif-jet air system provides necessary aeration to swine farmers, enabling them to avoid health hazards and pollution caused by animal waste. 

Bredel Pump Helps Cut Maintenance Costs at an 'Energy from Waste' Plant

Saarbrücken GmbH is a waste-heat power plant that recycles around 180,000 tons of waste and generates around 75,000 MWh of electricity. The plant recently started using Watson Marlow's Bredel hose pumps to transfer abrasive brine. 

CUP-CEP Condensate Extraction Pumps Help Power Plants to Operate Efficiently

Clyde Union is a well known global pump manufacturer. Its condensate extraction pumps are specifically designed for and suited for use in modern power plants, successfully operating in rigorous pumping environments. 

Sulzer Acquires Precision Gas Turbine Inc.

A global organization, Sulzer's acquisition of Precision Gas Turbine will allow the company to service a broader range or gas turbines and access an established set of power customers. 

Waneta Expansion Project Supported by Voith

The Waneta Expansion Project adds a second power house to the BC Hydro grid, utilizing Voith technology for its turbines, generators, excitors, and various auxiliary systems. 

Water Agency Partners with Residents in Pico Rivera on Recycling Project

Pico residents were able to view and comment on the wastewater recycling project, as well as offer suggestions for the design and incorporation of community amenities. WRD has made no promises, but assures residents their concerns will be considered in the final plans for the project.  

Eaton's Variable Speed Drive Hydraulic Pump Solutions Offer Increased Energy Efficiency and Performance

Eaton is a global technology leader in power management solutions that make electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power operate more efficiently, reliably, safely and sustainably.

Xylem Wins $1.7 Million Irrigation Contract in Vietnam

Xylem will install Bắc Ninh province's first submersible pumping solution, improving the region's irrigation capacity. 

Netzsch Announces New Southeast Regional Manager

Lucas Love was recently promoted to Southeast Regional Manager for Netzsch pumps. He will be moving to Atlanta, Georgia this year to better serve the region. 

Argal Unveils New Air-Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps Made of Composites

The pump, made of thermoset resins and reinforced with glass fibers, is the first solid and effective solution for large pneumatic pumps made of non-metallic materials. 

TechSci Research States That the Global Screw Pump Market Will Grow at a CAGR of over 8% until 2020

Increased demand is attributed to rising infrastructure developments, increased oil exploration activities, and demand from the food and beverage sector, pharmaceutical, and water and wastewater treatment projects. 

Aussie Pump Offers a New Range of High Capacity Kubota Pumps

The pump manufacturer specializes in self-priming centrifugal transfer pumps; its newest line of Kubota-powered pumps are ideal for dewatering applications on construction sites and farms. 

Caprari Group Celebrates 70 Years of Integrated Water Cycle Management

The international company has manufactured centrifugal pumps and provided integrated water cycle management solutions for civil and industrial use since 1945. Headquartered in Modena, Italy, the manufacturer will celebrate its 70th anniversary with its employees. 

Grundfos Launches Extended Range of High-Efficiency SP Submersible Groundwater Pumps

The submersible pump range from Grundfos has expanded from two to three sizes, with more sizes planned in the future. The pumps are CE labeled and offer increased wear resistance. 

Lewa Pumps Safely Convey Crude Oil for Major Construction Company

Despite difficult process conditions, Lewa was able to successfully fulfill all requirements the construction company required for its pumping needs with 16 of its Ecoflow diaphragm metering pumps. 

2015 Energy Efficiency Global Forum Sponsored by Danfoss

The manufacturer has sponsored the Alliance to Save Energy’s Energy Efficiency Global Forum for the past 8 years. Nearly 500 industry leaders attended to invitation-only event. 

NFB Line of Pumps Deliver Smooth Power

The German company is well known for its gas pumps and systems. Its new NFB line of liquid diaphragm pumps is an ideal alternative to gear pumps for handling sensitive and chemically aggressive fluids with a smooth, level flow. 

Trimble and Badger Meter Offer Significant Savings to Major California Water Utility

Trimble and Badger Meter have partnered to provide complete solutions for improving operations, reducing costs, enhancing customer service, and regulatory reporting. Using the Trimble Unity, the City of Sacramento is expected to achieve a savings of $1.6 million over five years.

The New G3M Triplex Process Diaphragm Pump Successfully Used in Various Applications

Lewa's triplex process diaphragm pump was originally designed to bring re-liquefied boil-off gasses from LNG tankers to a high-pressure level. The pump has proved effective in a variety of other applications as well, including offshore oil platform transfer and chemical processing. 

KSB Introduces New Canned Motor Pumps for Chemical and Process Engineering Applications

A combination of the successful, standardized chemical pump MegaCPK and Nikkiso canned motor pumps, the new KSB pump range is corrosion resistant, leak-free, and designed to handle hazardous, toxic, and explosive fluids. 

Weir Oil & Gas and Rolls-Royce's MTU Developing Purpose-Built Power System for Fracking

The joint venture company will oversee the development of a new power system to make hydraulic fracking operations more efficient. The company will be named at a later date and is expected to begin operations by 2016.