New KSB Drives Reduce Variant Complexity of Pumps
KSB is presenting a new, smart drive solution for fixed speed pumps.
Viscoflux Mobile Now with New Process Device in Stainless Steel
Viscoflux mobile, the mobile and thus particularly flexible solution for pumping high-viscosity materials, is now available with a new process device in a stainless steel design.
Hybrid Can Feature Enhances Energy-Efficiency of Leak-Free Mag-Drive Centrifugal Pumps
The significant benefits of using magnetically driven pumps such as; zero leakage, no wastage or environmental hazards along with extended pump life with longer service intervals, are being appreciated by many end-users in the process and chemical industries. A good example of these types of pumps is the extensive range developed by M Pumps and available exclusively in the UK through pumping specialists Michael Smith Engineers.
Easy-To-Fit Gear Pumps Ideal for Handling Viscous Fluids
The GVR range of Gear Pumps which are ideally suited to transferring a wide range of viscous fluids such as fuel, gear and lubricant oils, varnishes, molasses and cosmetics, now includes an option for face mounting on B3/B14 motors in addition to the standard B3/B5 flange mount.
Franklin Electric’s SubDrive Connect Now Available With Surface Pump Functionality
Franklin Electric announces that its proven SubDrive Connect product family of variable frequency drives now offers the addition of surface pump functionality for residential, commercial, small municipal, and irrigation applications.
Exhibitions + Conferences
Successful Conclusion to Wasser Berlin International 2017
After four days packed with events last friday Wasser Berlin International 2017 (WBI) came to an end. At its conclusion, the trade fair and congress reported satisfied trade visitors, significant numbers of international exhibitors and visitors as well as high participation in the supporting programme of events.
Donald P. Kenney Appointed Franklin Electric President, North America Water Systems
Franklin Electric Co., Inc. announced that it has appointed Donald P. Kenney as President, North America Water Systems.
ABB Names Chun-Yuan Gu President, AMEA, and Frank Duggan President, Europe
ABB China Managing Director Chun-Yuan Gu is appointed President of the Asia, Middle East and Africa (AMEA) region; Frank Duggan succeeds Bernhard Jucker as President of the Europe region; both will be members of the Executive Committee.
Parker Announces Retirement of CFO Jon P. Marten, Board Elects VP and Controller Catherine A. Suever as Successor
Parker Hannifin Corporation announced that Jon P. Marten, Executive Vice President - Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer, will retire after 30 years of dedicated service to the company.
Peter Löscher Reelected as Chairman of Sulzer s Board of Directors
At the Annual General Meeting of Sulzer Ltd, shareholders approved all proposals of the Board of Directors. Sulzer will pay an ordinary dividend of CHF 3.50 per share to the shareholders. Peter Löscher was reelected as Chairman of the Board of Directors. All other board members were also reelected for a one-year term.
Two New Board Members Proposed for Atlas Copco AB
Atlas Copco’s Nomination Committee proposes Tina Donikowski and Mats Rahmström, appointed President and CEO from April 27, 2017, as new members of the Board of Directors of Atlas Copco AB.
$31 Billion Municipal Water and Wastewater IIoT Market by 2026
Municipal water, wastewater treatment and distribution facilities are embracing automation and remote operation and monitoring. The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) empowered by the Industrial Internet of Wisdom (IIoW) will have a $15 billion impact on the market by 2026 and will divert another $16 billion through different market routes.