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Sulzer Pumps Wins Contract to Supply Pumps for FPSO Vessel in Western Australia

Sulzer Pumps will supply pumps to a FPSO vessel operating in the Browse Basin offshore Western Australia for the INPEX-operated Ichthys LNG Project. 

Ebsray to Exhibit at World LP Gas Forum/AEGPL Congress

Ebsray Pumps, recently acquired by Dover's PSG, will exhibit its positive displacement and regenerative turbine technologies at the 26th World LP Gas Form and AEGPL Congress from October 1 through 3. 

Sulzer Pumps to Supply FPSO Vessels in Brazil

Sulzer Pumps, a leading pump manufacturer worldwide, has received an order for 42 pumps to be installed on two Floating Production Storage and Offloading (FPSO) vessels in Brazil. 

Wilden Patents Full-Stroke Integral Piston Diaphragm

Wilden has received a patent for its Wil-Flex Full Stroke Integral Piston Diaphragm (FSIPD) for AODD pumps in the hygienic industry, which offers an alternative to PTFE IPDs. 

Dover’s Pump Solutions Group to Acquire Finder Group

Dover’s Pump Solutions Group announced its acquisition of Finder, strengthening PSG’s position in the energy market and increasing its global footprint.

Xylem Introduces New UV Disinfection Systems for the Aquaculture Industry

Xylem recently introduced its new closed-vessel WEDECO BX and Quadron series UV systems, designed to deactivate fish pathogens in tank-based aquaculture. 

Pentair Ranks on Forbes 2013 “Top 100 Most Innovative Companies”

Pentair Ltd. has been named to Forbes’ 2013 top 100 list of “The Wold’s Most Innovative Companies" for the first time. 

Mouvex Unveils SLS4 and SLS8 Seal-less Drive Eccentric Disc Pumps

Early this month, Mouvex launched its new SLS4 and SLS8 Seal-less Drive Eccentric Pumps for hygienic applications.

VerderFlex Peristaltic Pumps for Dosing Applications

Verderflex Dura Peristaltic hose pumps are ideal for dosing polymers in industrial applications. 

Weir Minerals Unveils New High-Lift Dewatering Pump

Weir Minerals recently launched the latest edition in its range of Warman centrifugal pumps to the European market for dewatering applications.

Sweden’s Largest UV Disinfection Facility Equipped by Xylem Systems

In response to a potential 25 percent increase in water volume due to future population growth, Sweden recently awarded Xylem a contract to supply ultraviolet (UV) drinking water treatment systems to its current facility in southern Sweden.

Pentair Nanofiltration Technology for Drinking Water Filtration

Pentair's hollow fiber nanofiltration technology provides municipalities with a new alternative to wastewater treatment.

New Pioneer Pump Facility Opens in Australia

Pioneer Pump recently opened a new 2000 square meter facility in Victoria, Australia, where it will manufacture, sell, and service diesel and electric driven pump packages.

Frost & Sullivan Report Finds Steady Demand for Sanitary Pumps in North America

Recent analysis from Frost & Sullivan’s research on the “North American Pump Market for Sanitary Applications” revealed that the market earned more than $1 billion revenue in 2012 and forecasts it to reach $1.35 billion by 2018.

Gardner Denver Shareholders Approve Acquisition by KKR

Earlier this month, Gardner Denver shareholders voted overwhelmingly to approve the proposed merger agreement with Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. L.P. (KKR), valued at  $3.9 billion.

Maag Adds New High-End Control System

Maag Pump Systems unveils maax® 400S, an automation solution targeted at co-extrusion lines to join the company’s well established maax® 100S and 600S models.

Automatik Plastics Machinery Features its DURO 2000 Belt Dryer

Automatik Plastics Machinery to display its DURO 2000 belt dryer for profitable drying of sensitive compounds at the K show.

Maag Introduces a Compact Screen Changer

Maag Filtration launches an innovative screen changer with up to four times more filter area than conventional systems.

Clyde Union Pumps Hopeful for Future

Clyde Union currently operates as part of SPX’s flow technology business. In the year following its 2011 acquisition, the company struggled to achieve high operating performance and profit. This outcome is changing due to recent restructuring and job cuts

Wilo Polska Opens New Facility in Poland

On June 20, Wilo Polska opened a new office and warehouse facility in Lesznowola, Poland –an investment worth PLN 20 million.

ITT Showcases Products at the Moscow International Oil & Gas Exhibition

Last month, ITT displayed its product offering for the oil and gas industry at the 12th Moscow International Oil & Gas Exhibition (MIOGE) in Russia, which hosted over 20,000 people.

KSB Supports BIOPROOF Project

KSB and nine other well-known companies have contributed their expertise to support the BIOPROOF project, which aims to supply high-quality technical rubbers to industry by utilizing plants or other recycled material as feedstock.

European Pump Market Report: 2012-2016 Industry Analysis and Forecast

TechNavio analysts forecast the pump market in Europe to reach US $15.54 billion by 2016.

Mark Sullivan Appointed Director of Education & Training at Pump Systems Matter

The Hydraulic Institute recently appointed Mark. J. Sullivan as the new Director or Education and Training for its 501(c)3 education/training affiliate, Pump Systems Matter (PSM). 

New Heat-Resistant Elastomer Feed Roller from Automatik Plastics Machinery

Automatik Plastics Machinery launches a new elastomer feed roller EL 24 with temperature resistance up to 170°C for pelletizing systems.

Clark Solutions' "Push Fit" Boxer Series S for Sampling Devices

Clark Solutions’ Boxer Series S is designed for use in sampling devices such as portable gas detectors and micro-fluidic dispensing systems and features a push/pull mounting bracket that allows for tool-free pump removal and replacement.

NOV Mono Opens New Oil & Gas Facility in UK

NOV Mono recently opened a new NOV Mono Oil and Gas facility in Southampton, UK, enabling the company to increase the strength of its offering to customers around the world.

Frost & Sullivan’s Value Added Services Increase Global Pump Services Market

Frost & Sullivan recent analysis finds that value added services and integrated solutions can boost the global pump services market.

Mouvex Unveils Improved A Series Disc Pumps

Last month, Mouvex announced that its A Series Eccentric Disc Pump is now designed to handle applications in chemical, oil, food, and gas markets.

DXP Enterprises Acquires Alaska Pump & Supply

On July 2, leading products and services distributor DXP Enterprises, Inc. completed its acquisition of Alaska Pump & Supply, Inc.