Personalized RSS news feed  Create your personalized news feed now!


Advertisement: Mostra Convegno Expocomfort (MCE) Asia 2017
The Mostra Convegno Expocomfort (MCE) Asia 2017 wi...The Mostra Convegno Expocomfort (MCE) Asia 2017 will take place from 12- 14 September 2017 at Marina Bay Sands, Sands Expo and Convention Centre Singapore.


Technical News

Leybold Leybold Simplifies Repairs and Maintenance Through Augmented Reality
Leybold GmbH is the first vacuum pump manufacturer...Leybold GmbH is the first vacuum pump manufacturer to test the diverse application possibilities of Augmented Reality (AR). While executing tasks, service technicians obtain useful additional information and graphical documentation, partly in 3D. Leybold plans to extend the scalable AR apps to other product areas such as training, repair and maintenance purposes.

New KSB Drives Reduce Variant Complexity of Pumps
KSB is presenting a new, smart drive solution for ...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...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.

Easy-To-Fit Gear Pumps Ideal for Handling Viscous Fluids
The GVR range of Gear Pumps which are ideally suit...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.

Hybrid Can Feature Enhances Energy-Efficiency of Leak-Free Mag-Drive Centrifugal Pumps
The significant benefits of using magnetically dri...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.


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. ...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.


Financial News

Xylem Increases its 2020 Financial Targets and Reaffirms its Strategy to Reflect Accelerated Growth Driven by Acquisitions
Xylem will update its 2020 financial guidance and showcase the broad portfolio of smart infrastructure technologies and solutions provided by its Sensus and Visenti businesses.

Acquisitions + Mergers

Atlas Copco to Acquire Brazilian Compressor Manufacturer
Atlas Copco has agreed to acquire Pressure Compressores Ltda., a Brazilian manufacturer of piston compressors and related equipment.

Contracts + Case Stories

KSB Delivers Pumps for Europe’s Largest Waste Water Project
KSB Aktiengesellschaft, Germany, supplied 21 pumps...KSB Aktiengesellschaft, Germany, supplied 21 pumps to Emschergenossenschaft for use in the Emscher sewer, also known as Emscher canal, which is currently Europe’s largest waste water project.

Sustainable Comfort at Nuvola by Lavazza
Mitsubishi Electric Hydronics & IT Cooling Systems...Mitsubishi Electric Hydronics & IT Cooling Systems, through its brand Climaveneta has supplied the air conditioning units to the new Lavazza HQ, rising from a refurbished power plant in the city centre of Turin.

Flux Intensifies Activities in India with New Sales Partner Ruchak Enterprises
India also ranks as one of the most important emer...India also ranks as one of the most important emerging markets for Flux-Geräte GmbH. The Maulbronn company has previously been represented in India by several partners in various locations for many years.

DC Water and Xylem Celebrate the Installation of the First Intelligent Wastewater Pumping System in North America
Xylem presented to DC Water the first installation...Xylem presented to DC Water the first installation in North America of Flygt Concertor, the world’s first wastewater pumping system with integrated intelligence.

Twenty One Bredel Hose Pumps Installed in Landmark Sustainable Energy Project
Bredel hose pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) have been installed as part of a landmark abrasives handling project at the combined heat and power (CHP) plant of Dong Energy in Studstrup, Denmark.

Amarinth Secures Order for Bespoke Pump Package from CCTC for ADMA-OPCO Offshore Platform
Amarinth has secured an order for bespoke HVAC chilled water pumps from CCTC in the United Arab Emirates for the platform being built for ADMA-OPCO to operate in the Nasr oil field, offshore of Abu Dhabi.

Rovatti Pompe Provides Pumps for a Primary Water Supply
Rovatti Pompe has recently completed a significant...Rovatti Pompe has recently completed a significant supply of several pumps for a primary irrigation and water supply system in Angola.


Flowserve Signs Agreement to Divest Gestra AG Business Unit
Flowserve Corporation announced it has entered into a conditional sale and purchase agreement to sell its Gestra AG business unit to Spirax-Sarco Engineering plc for an Enterprise Value of €186 million.