- the latest pump industry news

Personalized RSS news feed  Create your personalized news feed now!

Technical News

Tapflo Announces New Plastic Centrifugal Pump for Aggressive Liquids Containing Solid Particles
New compact and reliable, mechanically sealed cent...New compact and reliable, mechanically sealed centrifugal pumps give the right solution for liquids containing solid particles. Since there are no metal parts on the liquid side, the pumps are ideal for chemicals transfer and circulation in surface treatment industry.

New Atlas Copco ZH 1000-3150 Air Compressor Combines High Flow and Low Energy Consumption
Atlas Copco has launched the ZH 1000-3150 oil-free...Atlas Copco has launched the ZH 1000-3150 oil-free centrifugal air compressor. Offering a combination of high flow and low energy consumption, the ZH 1000-3150 is designed to meet the needs of large air users who are looking for a high-volume centrifugal air compressor delivered as a standard package.

JWC Environmental Presents new Sewage Grinder Channel Monster FLEX
JWC Environmental, a global manufacturer of wastew...JWC Environmental, a global manufacturer of wastewater solids reduction and removal equipment, announced the release of the latest advancement in high-flow wastewater grinders, the Channel Monster FLEX. This newest addition to JWC’s comprehensive offering of wastewater sewage grinders is a giant leap forward for the Company’s existing line Channel Monster grinders.

Sulzer Launches HST 30 ─ The Newest Addition to the HST Line of High-Speed Turbocompressors
The HST 30 is the newest addition to the HST line ...The HST 30 is the newest addition to the HST line of high-speed turbocompressors. It offers more flow and pressure at a significantly higher efficiency than its predecessors. This translates into big savings in the energy consumed by low-pressure air compression, both in wastewater treatment and industrial processes.

Suez´s Newest ZeeWeed 500 Membranes Bring Reliability and Flexibility to Small MBR Wastewater Treatment Plants
Suez introduced the expansion of its ZeeWeed 500 family of membranes to address the needs of smaller membrane bioreactor (MBR) plants. With the addition of two ZeeWeed 500 products, Suez is making this trusted, reinforced hollow-fiber ultrafiltration (UF) membrane available for all municipal, commercial and industrial applications at any flow range—from micro-sized to mega-sized wastewater treatment plants.

Exhibitions + Conferences

Xylem CEO to Highlight Opportunity to Address Asia’s Water Challenges at WaterLinks Forum in Manila
Xylem President and CEO Patrick Decker will deliver a keynote address, highlighting the opportunities to leverage collaboration and technology to advance water and resource security in Asia, to industry colleagues and policymakers during the WaterLinks Forum, Manila, Philippines (25-27 September 2018).

IFAT India 2018 to Enter Sixth Round with New Forums, Topics and Partners
From October 15 to 17, 2018, IFAT India will open ...From October 15 to 17, 2018, IFAT India will open its doors for the sixth time already. The environmental sector will use the around 12,000 square meters of exhibition space of the Bombay Exhibition Centre in Mumbai to maintain and establish contacts to the Indian market.

15th International Water, Wastewater & Recycling Technology Expo & Forum in Jakarta
Indonesia s largest international water and wastewater trade show - IndoWater 2019 will be held again from 17-19 July 2019 at Jakarta Convention Center in conjunction with IndoEnergy and IndoWaste. The event takes place every year alternately in Jakarta and Surabaya.

Second EURIS Summit Urges Business Friendly Brexit
The second EURIS Summit recently took place at the House of Lords and The Shard, respectively.



Flowserve Appoints John L. Garrison, Jr. and Michael C. McMurray to its Board of Directors
Flowserve Corporation, a provider of flow control ...Flowserve Corporation, a provider of flow control products and services for the global infrastructure markets, today announced that its board of directors has elected John L. Garrison, Jr. and Michael C. McMurray as independent directors, effective immediately. With the addition of Garrison and McMurray, the Flowserve board expands to eleven directors.

Markus Rieck Strengthens the Board of Management at Voith Hydro
Since September Markus Rieck is responsible for sa...Since September Markus Rieck is responsible for sales, marketing and product management of the Voith Hydro Holding GmbH & Co. KG (CSO).

Lewa Group Adds New Face to Head of Management
Tsunehisa Suita has been managing Lewa Group toget...Tsunehisa Suita has been managing Lewa Group together with Stefan Glasmeyer and Dr. Martin Fiedler since September 1, 2018.

Internet + Software

One Piece of Software for All Bitzer IQ Devices
Compressor specialist Bitzer has published a new u...Compressor specialist Bitzer has published a new update of its service software, the Bitzer Electronics Service Tool (Best). Best software provides users with a comprehensive overview of the operating status, configuration and troubleshooting of Bitzer compressors, frequency inverters and condensing units.

Acquisitions + Mergers

AxFlow Acquires Crest Process Engineering Ltd - Radstock
AxFlow Limited has announced the friendly acquisit...AxFlow Limited has announced the friendly acquisition of Crest Process Engineering Limited, Radstock as of the 1st October 2018. The ‘Crestpro’ business will now be known as AxFlow- Radstock and will continue trading from its current location.

GEA Concludes the Sale of its Production Site in Château-Thierry
GEA successfully concluded the sale of its GEA Westfalia Separator Production France SAS entity, i.e. its French standard separators production facility and the respective real estate in Château-Thierry (Hauts-de-France region) to the French industrial group Altifort as planned.

AxFlow Enters Australia and New Zealand by Acquiring Brown Brothers/Kelair
AxFlow Holding AB, has acquired Brown Brothers/Kelair, the market-leading distributor of positive displacement and centrifugal pumps in Australia and New Zealand. The Group operates through 15 locations across Australia and New Zealand.

Contracts + Case Stories

Metso to Deliver Beneficiation Solutions for Potash Industry in Belarus
Metso has won orders to deliver dewatering solutio...Metso has won orders to deliver dewatering solutions to a customer developing greenfield and brownfield potash projects in Belarus. Metso s deliveries consist of inclined plate settler (IPS) units used for thickening in different applications. The orders are booked in Metso s third-quarter 2018 orders received.

Dutypoint Seeks BPMA Advice on Product Compliance
Formerly a division of Elmbridge Supplies Company,...Formerly a division of Elmbridge Supplies Company, Elmbridge Pump Company was established as a separate entity in 1995 with the aim of creating a specialist supplier of pumps to the industry that could provide the essential specialist knowledge that was required to give high levels of customer support.


Pump Industry Awards – Call for Nominations Now Open
For the past eighteen years, the Pump Industry Awards has been recognising the best performing companies, products and people for their achievements, developments and positive contributions within this important industry sector.

AHR Expo Announces 2019 Innovation Award Winners
Show Management today announced the winners of the 2019 AHR Expo Innovation Awards competition. Each year, products in 10 different categories are recognized for being some of the HVACR industry’s most innovative products, systems and technologies. Winners will be featured at the Show in Atlanta in January 2019.


At High Speed Into the Future – GEMÜ Founds New start-up inevvo solutions
On 1st October, the Ingelfingen-based valve expert...On 1st October, the Ingelfingen-based valve expert GEMÜ celebrated the foundation of its new subsidiary inevvo solutions.

Pentair Releases 2017 Corporate Responsibility Report
Pentair announced the release of its 2017 Corporate Responsibility (CR) Report, highlighting corporate and community citizenship efforts including its continued commitment to sustainable products and solutions, operational excellence, employee engagement, community involvement and philanthropic giving, and governance.

Pfeiffer Vacuum Opens New High-Tech Production Site in Romania
Pfeiffer Vacuum celebrated the opening of its new ...Pfeiffer Vacuum celebrated the opening of its new production location in Cluj, Romania, on September 26. The continuous growth of the Pfeiffer Vacuum Group and the ongoing demand for vacuum technology made the modern new building necessary.

Sulzer Inaugurates New Manufacturing Site in Poland
Sulzer inaugurated a new manufacturing site for Applicator Systems products in Wrocļaw, Poland. Strong growth in the adhesives and dental segments, for which Sulzer markets products commercially under the brand Mixpac, required additional production capacities. The new site will generate more than 100 new jobs.

Aspire Receives a Large Donation from the Inpro/Seal Family
The 31st annual Inpro/Seal VIP Charity Golf Tourna...The 31st annual Inpro/Seal VIP Charity Golf Tournament raised over $17,000 for Aspire, a non-profit organization recognized throughout the Midwest as a leader in providing bold, pioneering and uncompromising services to children and adults with developmental disabilities.