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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

Modular Microliter Pump for Small Flow Rates
DNE microtechnology and 2E mechatronic have develo...DNE microtechnology and 2E mechatronic have developed a new pump system for conveying a wide variety of fluids. It combines all the benefits of different pumps, like for example diaphragm, piston injection and peristaltic pumps.

New Armstrong Technology Offers Financial and Practical Benefits
Armstrong Fluid Technology has launched a new gene...Armstrong Fluid Technology has launched a new generation of its Tenantherm space heating and hot water solution for apartment blocks and social housing schemes. Building on its popularity with landlords, property developers and contractors, the new Tenantherm unit offers all the benefits of its predecessor, but has a lower up-front cost and greater flexibility. It is also suitable for integration with a wide range of renewable technologies.

KMT Presents New High Pressure Pumps
The model Streamline SL-VI is an advancement and o...The model Streamline SL-VI is an advancement and optimization of the successful Streamline SL-V pump. The Triline pump features the triplex technology and constitutes an extension of the company’s product range.

Crane ChemPharma & Energy Expands Pacific Valves Wedgeplug Line
Characterized by simplicity of design, low energy usage and the innovative Wedgetorque operator, Pacific Wedgeplug valves from Crane are specifically engineered to address the challenges in severe service applications. Now available in ˝” to 36” sizes, the range has been expanded to increase the breadth of solutions for customers in the refining, petrochemical and power generation industries.

Exhibitions + Conferences

HVACR Workforce Development Foundation To Address Industry Needs at the 2015 AHR Expo
AHR Expo Management has announced that the HVACR W...AHR Expo Management has announced that the HVACR Workforce Development Foundation has become the newest Endorsing Association for the 2015 exposition in Chicago, January 26-28.

HI to Unveil New ‘Dynamics of Pumping Machinery’ Webinar Series
The Hydraulic Institute (HI), in collaboration with Jack Claxton, Vice President of Engineering with Patterson Pump Company, is set to unveil the new ‘Dynamics of Pumping Machinery’ three-part webinar series on October 29, 2014.

IFAT India Concluded Successfully
On October 11, the second edition of IFAT India – International Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Refuse and Recycling – concluded successfully, underlining itself as one of the leading platforms for environmental technology in India. Exhibitors and visitors were equally satisfied and confirmed the importance of this trade fair for the highly promising Indian market.


Wilo USA Names Samuel D. Messana National Sales Manager – Building Service
Wilo USA, a provider of pumps and pump solutions f...Wilo USA, a provider of pumps and pump solutions for water management, building services and groundwater, has named Samuel D. Messana as National Sales Manager – Building Service and Regional Sales Manager for the Northeast.

FSA Appoints Phil Mahoney As Vice President of Board of Directors
The Fluid Sealing Association is pleased to announ...The Fluid Sealing Association is pleased to announce the appointment of Phil Mahoney as Vice President of its Board of Directors. Mr. Mahoney is currently the Design Engineering Manager for Compression Packing and Mechanical Seals for the A.W. Chesterton Company in Groveland, MA.


Financial News

Gorman-Rupp Reports Continuing Record Financial Results
The Gorman-Rupp Company reports financial results for the third quarter and nine months ended September 30, 2014.

Flowserve Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results
Flowserve Corporation announced its financial results for the 2014 third quarter. In addition, Flowserve also filed its Form 10-Q with the Securities and Exchange Commission for the period ended September 30, 2014.

Asian Ultrapure Water System Sales to Exceed $3 Billion By 2016
Double-digit annual growth will result in an ultrapure water system and consumables market in Asia which will exceed $3 billion /yr by 2016. This is the prediction in Ultrapure Water: World Market published by the McIlvaine Company.

ABB Delivers Strong Order Growth in Q3
ABB’s focus on profitable organic growth and the related strategic initiatives resulted in a strong order increase across all regions in the third quarter.

Pentair Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results
Pentair announced third quarter 2014 sales of $1.8 billion. Sales were up 3 percent compared to sales for the same period last year. Third quarter 2014 earnings per diluted share from continuing operations ("EPS") were $1.00, up 22 percent from adjusted EPS of $0.82 in the third quarter of last year.

Contracts + Case Stories

Xylem Supplies Multiple Wastewater Treatment Denitrification Systems in China
Xylem has supplied wastewater treatment denitrification systems to three wastewater treatment plants in eastern China as part of a national strategy to improve wastewater treatment by 90 percent over five years.

Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum Delivers Record-sized Vacuum System
The modern, modular pump system concept of Oerliko...The modern, modular pump system concept of Oerlikon Leybold for vacuum technology in steel degassing has proven its effectiveness. Siemens Metals Technologies now ordered another mechanical vacuum system which will be used by an end customer in Mexico. This vacuum system with an effective pumping speed of almost 600,000 mł/h, is the largest vacuum system built by Leybold in its 164-year history to date.

Verderflex Peristaltic Pumps Replace Mag Drive Pumps in Water Treatment
Verderflex provided a cost effective solution to a...Verderflex provided a cost effective solution to a Swiss airport that had been experiencing significant problems with their water softening treatment. The local water supply required treatment to prevent scaling in the pipework.

Xylem to Supply Flygt Technology to Help Protect Against Monsoon Flooding
Xylem Inc. has won a contract to supply Flygt propeller pumps to two pumping stations in key areas of metropolitan Manila. Benefitting more than half a million people, Xylem’s Flygt technology will increase the flow capacity of the stations by 25 percent, helping to protect residential areas from severe monsoon flooding and improving environmental and sanitary conditions in the city.


Atlas Copco Redesigns Its Complete Series of Scroll Compressors
Atlas Copco launches a redesigned SF family of oil...Atlas Copco launches a redesigned SF family of oil-free, Class 0 certified scroll compressors. These silent, compact compressors are now outfitted with more efficient motors and the most advanced controller.