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Pump Tweets - Pump Industry News and Announcements

Our Pump Tweets are a constant stream of pump industry news, product updates and commentary about the industrial pump market. Have news that you want to include in this section? Send the announcement to editors-at-pumpscout.com.

Blackmer ML Series sliding vane pumps are designed to handle highly viscous fluids such as oil, waste oil, abrasive slurries and more. The ML Series vane pumps are ideal for liquid-terminal operations that require high-capacity product transfer, top or bottom loading/unloading and blending at the rack. ML pumps can handle fluid viscosities from 30 to 500,000 ssu with flow rates up to 600 gpm. (Source: Pumpsg.com)

The US Census Bureau has published it 2010 Pumps and Compressors stats. Click here to view the report of imports and exports of pumps and compressors.

Pump Solutions Group (PSG) opens a new regional office in Singapore. A company press release states that the new office will help grow market share for PSG's leading brands, including Blackmer, Griswold Pump, Mouvex, Wilden, EnviroGear, Almatec, and Neptune.

A Wilden Pump press release announces its Stallion Series of AODD Pumps built to transfer solid-laden slurries and other applications. The pump features many powerful features including a shock-absorbing polyurethane screen base that absorbs the impact from constant pounding by solid particles. Wilden Pump is a leader in air-operated double-diaphragm pump technology.

Fluid Dynamics, a division of Neptune Chemical Pump Co., will be highlight its dynaBLEND System in this years WEFTEC tradeshow in Los Angeles, CA. Fluid Dynamics designs and manufacturers polymer-blending systems for the water and wastewater industries. (Source: Pumpsg.com)

ClydeUnion plans to increase head count to more than 1000 employees in its pump manufacturing plant in Glasgow, Scotland - according to helardscotland.com. The company’s recent revenues have hit record numbers and the company is ramping up staff to plan for an estimated 50% growth in 2011.

A press release on the company's website announced that HMS Group, a Russian pump manufacturer, will acquire ownership of Bobruisk Machine Building Plant. Bobruisk Machine Building Plant manufacturers custom centrifugal pumps.

A company press release announces Flowserve Corp will expand and upgrade its manufacturing facility in Coimbatore, India. The facility produces industrial pumps and engineered pumps. Flowserve has 2,500 employees in India.

A Bloomberg press release states that WEIR Group reconfirms the company’s significant growth in the last 18 months. WEIR Group has seen record revenues and profits and has experienced a 70% increase in its stock price over the last year. The WEIR Group manufacturers vertical turbine pumps, positive displacement and centrifugal slurry pumps and much more.

According to the company's website, Wilden Pump & Engineering introduces its new Full Stroke PTFE (Teflon) diaphragms. The new diaphragms are available for all its AODD pump lines. Wilden is a leading pump manufacturer of air operated double diaphragm pumps and more.

A Water Pumps Direct states in a company press release that it will now sell Bur-Cam water pumps. The company’s website, WaterPumpsDirect.com also sells sprinkler pumps, well pumps, jet pumps, submersible pumps and more.

A press release by SULZER AG announces the completion of the company’s acquisition of Cardo Flow Solutions. Cardo Flow Solutions offers pump and other equipment for the wastewater market. The acquisition gets Sulzer into the wastewater pump market. Sulzer is a leading pump manufacturer serving the pulp & paper and industrial markets.

The Wilden Pump website highlights its Original metal AODD pumps used in the pulp and paper market. The pumps are designed to transfer fluids with a large number of solids - criteria found in the pulp and paper processing industry.

In a recent company release, Techniflo highlights its drum pumps for used with dangerous, flammable and corrosive liquids. The drum pumps are designed to transfer harmful chemicals from 44 gallon drums.

Almatec, a manufacturer of air operated double diaphragm pumps launches a new website for the solar market. The new website, located at AlmatecSolar.com, features the companies E-Series pneumatic diaphragm pumps used in the solar-cell production.

Webb Pump, a division of the F.W. Webb Company is now a pump distributor for Innomag. Web Pump will sell the Innomag sealless pumps throughout the New England region. Innomag is a leading pump manufacturer of sealless magnetic drive pumps. Innomag also produces vertical pumps as a space saving alternative.

Cat Pumps has unvealed a new series of glycol pumps. The new TEG pump is designed to pump triethylene glycol for natural gas dehydration systems. These TEG triglycol pumps have been field proven in the most rigorous dehydration systems and will provide the reliability you demand for this application.

ITT Flojet announces an eco-friendly bottled water system. The company claims that the system is 25% more energy efficient and eliminates the need for water filtration, which contributes to more than 300k filters each year. ITT Flojet is a leading AODD pump manufacturer.

Jabsco introduces a new flexible impeller pump cart system. The system is used in the making of wines. Jabsco is a leading flexible impeller pump manufacturer, producing more than 60% of the world’s flexible impeller pumps.

ITT Flojet unveils its T5000 Series air operated double diaphragm pump used to dispense syrups, teas, wines and more. A press release on the company's website further explains that the T5000 AODD pump provides excellent corrosion and chemical resistance.

ABB has announced an innovative flow control system for sewage treatment plants that can significantly reduce operating costs. The company announced that the new "reactive" method uses ABB low voltage AC drive and software to measure viscocity in order to reduce pumping demand.

Godwin Pumps will now carry Flygt electric submersible pumps in its US retail stores. The Flygt submersible pumps are primarily used for mining applications.

Sulzer Pumps has opened a new service center in Al Khobar, Saudi Arabia. The companies website reports that the center will service both engineered and pre-engineered pumps for the water, power gen, and petroleum markets.

A company press release announced that the Global Pump Solutions business unit of Met-Pro Corporation has recieved an order for 6 Fybroc vertical sump pumps. The Fybroc centrifugal pumps will be installed in an international mining water application.

Water Pumps Direct, an online seller of water pumps, has announced that it will now sell Tsurumi water pumps through it's online store.

According to World Pumps, Sterling-SIHI will provide four different pump types to the Taishan nuclear power plant in China.

According to company's website, Amarinth has completed a new test facility for it's API 610 process pumps. The facility will improve the company's production level.

According to R&D Magazine, KNF Neuberger diaphragm pumps are contributing to "green" environmentally friendly operation by performing without pump oil, eliminating harmful waster and supplying consistent vacuum levels.

Jet Edge, Inc. has selected a new pump distributor for it's water jet pumps. TECHJET will now be distributing Jet Edge pumps in Poland.

Almatec introduces a new line of AODD pumps, called the BIOCOR Series. The pumps are targeted for the food processing market.