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Advertisement: TechIndia – Precision Engineering Partnership from 4th Sept – 6th Sept, 2014
Welcome to the world of TECHINDIA 2014 scheduled t...Welcome to the world of TECHINDIA 2014 scheduled to be organized from the 4th – 6th September 2014 at the Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, India. TECHINDIA will cover three specialized themes catering to individual needs of India s manufacturing industry: Pumps Valves & Compressors (PVC), Gears Motors & Controls (GMC), Bearings Shafts & Couplings (BSC).

Advertisement: Water Loss Asia 2014 from 3rd-4th September
The 4th Water Loss Asia Conference and Exhibition ...The 4th Water Loss Asia Conference and Exhibition is the first regional Southeast Asia event of the IWA WLSG. Themed Intelligent NRW Management for Smart Cities, the event will bring together the water industry experts to share and showcase their latest innovations or solutions, knitting together the many pieces of the puzzle in NRW management and solving the challenges of linking utility systems together for real-time leak management.

Technical News

Xylem Expands ecocirc XL Range to Offer Wireless Monitoring Capabilities
Xylem has enhanced its popular range of high efficiency commercial circulator pumps with the addition of the Lowara ecocirc XLplus model, which allows end-users to wirelessly monitor and alter the pump’s performance from a computer or smart device.

Complex Requirements Require Simple Solutions
Wilo UK has introduced its latest response to the ...Wilo UK has introduced its latest response to the changing requirements of wastewater and sewage transportation.

Kenics UltraTab Static Mixer Provides Major Advantages in Desalination Applications
Chemineer is offering the Kenics UltraTab static m...Chemineer is offering the Kenics UltraTab static mixer designed for desalination applications such as brine mixing and dilution and anti-scalant blending.

Exhibitions + Conferences

Arab Countries Water Utilities Association - Strategic Partner of Wasser Berlin International 2015
Following its debut as the region partnering Wasser Berlin International 2013 the Middle East is due to play an important role at Wasser Berlin International 2015

No Summer Break: Registrations for Achema 2015 Well Under Way
In answer to the great demand, Achema 2015 offers as per now additional exhibition space for Pharmaceutical, Packaging and Storage Techniques. Almost eleven months before the start, Achema 2015 is thus well on target. The organisers anticipate similar participant figures as for 2012 when around 3,800 exhibitors and 167,000 participants flocked onto the Frankfurt exhibition grounds. The deadline for submitting lectures for the Congress programme is 31 August 2014.

Books + Papers

Armstrong Fluid Technology Announces New Catalog of Hydronic Products
Armstrong Fluid Technology, a leader and innovator...Armstrong Fluid Technology, a leader and innovator in design, engineering and manufacturing of integrated solutions within the building oriented fluid-flow equipment industry, has announced a new Hydronic Solutions Catalog to help fluid flow professionals find and select hydronics solutions.


Marketing & Sales To Be Headed by Heinz Mathys
CP is improving its organisation by integrating th...CP is improving its organisation by integrating the Marketing department into the Sales department and renaming it Marketing & Sales from 1 July 2014. Heinz Mathys (60) is heading the department and joining the Management Team.

Colfax Names Darryl Mayhorn SVP of Colfax and President and CEO Colfax Fluid Handling
Colfax Corporation announced that Darryl Mayhorn has been named Senior Vice President of Colfax and President and CEO Colfax Fluid Handling effective July 21, 2014, reporting to Steve Simms, President and CEO of Colfax. As President and CEO of Colfax Fluid Handling, Darryl will be responsible for leading the strategic direction and daily management of the business.


Financial News

Franklin Electric Reports Record Second Quarter 2014 Sales
Franklin Electric Co. reported second quarter 2014 adjusted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.60 compared to 2013 second quarter adjusted EPS of $0.59, a 2 percent increase. In the second quarter of 2014, the Company s GAAP fully diluted EPS was $0.55 which was down 5 percent to the GAAP fully diluted EPS from the second quarter of 2013.

Gorman-Rupp Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
The Gorman-Rupp Company reports financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2014.

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

Major Changes in Oil and Gas Supply and Demand Outlook
The picture changes day by day in the oil and gas industry. Some recent developments promise to alter many of the forecasts. These new developments have been incorporated into the latest forecasts in McIlvaine Oil, Gas, Shale and Refining Markets and Projects.

ABB delivers strong order growth and cash in Q2
ABB reported strong order growth, stable revenues and a significant increase in cash from operations for the second quarter of 2014. The lower operational EBITDA margin mainly reflects ongoing project-related challenges in the Power Systems (PS) division.

Granular Media Filters Will Account For 26 Percent of the $6.6 Billion Liquid Filtration Market In 2015
Sales of macrofiltration equipment and consumables...Sales of macrofiltration equipment and consumables will reach nearly $6.6 billion in 2015. The granular media segment will generate revenues of $1.7 billion or 26 percent of the total, this is the conclusion reached by the McIlvaine Company in Liquid Filtration and Media World Markets.

Sulzer: Sales Slightly Increased and Order Intake Decreased on an Adjusted Basis
Order intake decreased by 3.7% on an adjusted basi...Order intake decreased by 3.7% on an adjusted basis. Adjusted sales increased by 1.2% and profitability for the divisions increased too. Sulzer confirms its guidance for the full year on an adjusted basis and anticipates a stronger second half of 2014.


Edwards’ GXS Industrial Vacuum Pump Wins Product Innovation Award
Edwards, together with its distributor in Russia, ...Edwards, together with its distributor in Russia, Intech Analytics JSC is proud to announce that the GXS dry screw vacuum pump won the Product Innovation Award at Vacuum TechExpo 2014 in Moscow.


JJ Tech Reveals Product Name Changes
JJ Tech is pleased to announce that Ultra-Flo, the name of the artificial lift system, has been changed to Ultra-Flow. Additionally, the name of the expanding, new generation Select-Flo series of versatile hydraulic jet pumps has been changed to Select-Jet.

Lewa Receives Certificate for Workplace Safety and Health Protection
To protect the health and safety of employees as w...To protect the health and safety of employees as well as possible, Lewa GmbH has obtained AMS certification (Arbeitsschutz mit System) compliant with the criteria of NLF / ILO-OSH 2001 and OHSAS 18001:2007 from the VGB (the German Employer s Liability Insurance Association).