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Advertisement: 2014 Beijing International Flood Control Drainage Technical Equipment Expo
An International Exhibition on Flood Management, F...An International Exhibition on Flood Management, Flood Protection Technologies & Equipment. It is China’s largest and most specialized exhibition and conference dedicated to flood prevention, protection and post-flood recovery on 2-4 December 2014 at Beijing International Convention Centre (BICC), China.

Technical News

Moyno Provides a New Pumping Solution for Dosing/Metering Applications
A new range of dosing pumps launched by Moyno offe...A new range of dosing pumps launched by Moyno offers an efficient, reliable and low maintenance solution for applications where low flow, accurate dosing is required. The new dosing pump provides a smooth pumping action with no pulsation and very low shear.

Caprari Adds New Models to Desert Pump Series
Caprari launched Desert series 4” borehole pumps f...Caprari launched Desert series 4” borehole pumps for the first time in 2011 to provide a solution for applications with high percentages of sand and solid contents. The results achieved and growing requests for Desert borehole pumps encouraged Caprari to add new 4” models to the line and to extend it to include the 6” size.

Xylem to Demonstrate New Flygt Cloud-based SCADA Monitoring and Control Wastewater System
Xylem Inc. demonstrated the company’s new Flygt cloud-based supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) system at the Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) 2014.

Crane ChemPharma & Energy Expands Range of Next Generation DEPA DH Pumps
Delivering superior safety, improved functionality and a self-standing design, the next generation DEPA DH line of aluminum air-operated double diaphragm pumps has been expanded to include the sizes DH50 and 80. With this addition, the advanced flanged range includes now five sizes that are certified to ATEX Zone 1.

Shimadzu Corporation Launches Innovative TMP-B300 Hhybrid-bearing Turbo Molecular Pump Series
Shimadzu Corporation announces an expansion in tur...Shimadzu Corporation announces an expansion in turbo molecular vacuum pump business with the launch of the new compact and robust hybrid-bearing TMP-B300 turbo molecular pump for vacuum industries and analytic scientific applications.

Exhibitions + Conferences

Starting Signal for the Next IFAT
Although 2016 is still some way off, preparations for IFAT (May 30 to June 3, 2016 in Munich) are already under way. Applications from companies interested in exhibiting at the world’s leading trade fair for environmental technologies are now being accepted online.


Eric Kearbey Joins Wilo USA as Midwest Regional Sales Manager for Water Management
Wilo USA welcomes Eric Kearbey as Midwest Regional Sales Manager for Water Management.

Wilo: DACH Region Under New Leadership
Christian Kruse is the new head of sales in German...Christian Kruse is the new head of sales in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH region). He has a background in economic studies and will take over his new function on 17 November 2014.

Matthias Rebellius Appointed New CEO of Building Technologies Division
Siemens  Building Technologies Division will have ...Siemens Building Technologies Division will have a new CEO on January 1, 2015. Matthias Rebellius (49) is succeeding Johannes Milde (61), who is resigning as Division CEO at the end of this year. Milde will continue to support the company for some time to come.


Financial News

Groundwater Remediation Market to Exceed $14 Billion Next Year
More than $14 billion will be spent in 2015 to remove metals, VOCs and other contaminants from groundwater. This is the conclusion reached in Site Remediation World Markets published by the McIlvaine Company.

Baker Hughes Announces Third Quarter Results
Adjusted net income for the third quarter of 2014 excludes $14 million in before and after-tax charges ($0.03 per diluted share) relating to the impairment of a technology investment and $58 million before and after-tax costs ($0.13 per diluted share) associated with a restructuring of operations in North Africa, resulting primarily from recent disruptions in Libya.

Air and Water Monitoring Sales to Exceed $32 Billion In 2019
Sales of instrumentation, software and services to...Sales of instrumentation, software and services to monitor and measure air and water parameters will exceed $32 billion in 2019 representing a growth of over $5 billion from present levels this is the latest forecast in Air and Water Monitoring: World Market published by McIlvaine Company.

Contracts + Case Stories

Torishima Receives Order for Pumps for Power Plant Owned by Pemex
Torishima received an order for high pressure feed water pumps and low pressure feed water pumps for the Pemex Cogeneration Power Plant in Mexico from Abencor in Spain.

Netzsch Pumps Smooth Processing for Seaweed Harvester
For a plant that processes hard-to-handle seaweed ...For a plant that processes hard-to-handle seaweed into agricultural fertilizer products, a successful trial of a Netzsch progressing cavity pump led to an installation with low total cost of ownership.

Voith Awarded Contract to Equip the Keeyask Generating Station in Canada
Voith has been awarded a contract by the Canadian ...Voith has been awarded a contract by the Canadian utility Manitoba Hydro to equip the Keeyask Generating Station located in Northern Manitoba, on the lower Nelson River, in Canada. The scope of work for Voith Hydro includes the design, supply and installation of seven new hydroelectric vertical propeller turbine generator units.


KEPL Wins 3 Gold Trophies at Quality Circle Forum Convention
Pune-headquartered KEPL, a Kirloskar Brothers grou...Pune-headquartered KEPL, a Kirloskar Brothers group company, was awarded Gold Trophies at an event organised by the Pune Chapter of Quality Circle Forum of India (QCFI) at their 29th Annual Convention on Quality Concepts.

Business Award Recognizes NOV Mono’s Innovative Approach
NOV Mono’s forward-thinking approach to commerce a...NOV Mono’s forward-thinking approach to commerce and product development has earned the business a prominent business award in Australia. The Award recognizes the general performance of the business, and in particular the company’s InviziQ Pressure Sewer System (PSS).


Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum Moves Offices in the Netherlands
Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum celebrates the opening of ...Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum celebrates the opening of the new sales and service office in the Netherlands. The former premises did not yield enough space for the growing local business and the new location in Utrecht offers better infrastructure and comfort.

Grundfos Teams Up With Nongovernmental Organization to Provide Clean Water
World Vision, which is the largest non-governmenta...World Vision, which is the largest non-governmental provider of clean water in the developing world, has together with Grundfos announced a new partnership to provide clean water to 2 million people in sub-Saharan Africa over the next five years.