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Circor´s Allweiler Emetc-C Raises the Performance Bar for Machine Tool Coolant Service
Circor announces the launch of Emtec-C, the next g...Circor announces the launch of Emtec-C, the next generation of the Allweiler three-screw pump that moves abrasive machine chips, particles and heat away from cutting surfaces in high-pressure machine tool coolant service, delivering improved durability and best-in-class efficiency.

Pump Impeller Delivers Improved Suction Characteristics
The KSB Group has developed a special impeller for...The KSB Group has developed a special impeller for its Movitec multistage high-pressure pumps. This new impeller significantly improves these pumps’ suction characteristics (NPSH value). It proves its worth particularly in applications with critical inlet conditions (e.g. boiler feed applications) as well as applications in which the pump is required to take in water from low-lying tanks or at higher temperatures.

Grundfos Launches New CR Product Achieving New Efficiency Heights for Multi-Stage in-Line Pumps
Grundfos has launched its new generation of CR pumps – which exceeds current energy efficiency limits for multi-stage in-line pumps.

Sulzer Launches new CPE End-Suction Single-Stage Centrifugal Pump
The new CPE ANSI process pumps are specifically de...The new CPE ANSI process pumps are specifically designed to exceed the strictest energy regulations for all industries as well as the requirements of ASME B73.1. With revolutionary hydraulics and high efficiency, they offer low life cycle costs.

Circor Announced a New Allweiler Centrifugal Pump Solution
Circor announced a new Allweiler centrifugal pump ...Circor announced a new Allweiler centrifugal pump solution for engine room designers. A next-generation redesign of the Allmarine MA-S and MA-C series now provides more vertical installation options for centrifugal pumps with axial inlets in marine and general service applications.

Lewa Takes Over Global Sales and Introduces Nikkiso Canned Motor Pumps in Accordance with DIN EN ISO 2858
This special pump design is primarily used for app...This special pump design is primarily used for applications involving the transfer and circulation of critical—sometimes even flammable, explosive and/or toxic—fluids in the chemical and petrochemical industries.

Hermetically Sealed All-Ceramic Chemical Pump by Bungartz
The centrifugal pump of type MPCV has some excepti...The centrifugal pump of type MPCV has some exceptional properties. Due to the dry-running, self-regulating and hermetically sealed design, the tried-and-tested vertical pump does not require a minimum volume flow or a large static head. The 3-phase compatible and intrinsically safe special pump is now also available as an all-ceramic version (K-MPCV-AN).

New System by KSB Puts Pumps into the Internet of Things
KSB is presenting a new pump monitoring system cal...KSB is presenting a new pump monitoring system called KSB Guard. Networked vibration and temperature sensors fitted directly to the pump make availability at plant level transparent for the first time. The system ensures that changes in the operating behaviour of the machine are detected at an early stage, and maintenance work can be better planned, without having to be on site with the pump.

Sulzer Introduces the SIL Inline Single Stage Centrifugal Pump Range
The new SIL pump range was developed to meet the p...The new SIL pump range was developed to meet the process requirements in various general and industrial applications. It is designed for clean liquid processes, using Sulzer‘s long experience and in-depth pumping technology knowledge.

Exhibitions + Conferences

IFAT 2018: From Well Construction to Phosphorus Recovery
The first exhibitor announcements at the IFAT Medi...The first exhibitor announcements at the IFAT Media Dialog already showed: IFAT 2018 will cover all aspects of modern water and wastewater management. Expanded by two additional halls, which are fully occupied already, the World s Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management will take place at Munich’s exhibition center from May 14 to 18.

Saline Water Conversion Corporation and Hydraulic Institute Partner to Bring Pump Systems Optimization Training to Saudi Arabia
The Hydraulic Institute (HI) announces a strategic educational partnership with Saline Water Conversion Corporation (SWCC) to help companies in the Middle East assess pumping systems and identify improvement opportunities related to both industrial and commercial pumping systems.

Books + Papers

Independent White Paper Concludes WMFTGs Quantum Technology ‘Successfully Addresses Many of the Current Limitations Seen in Single-Use Pumps’
Rigorous testing and data analysis from independen...Rigorous testing and data analysis from independent consultant, PDS Sandbox LLC offers conclusive proof that Watson-Marlow’s Quantum 600 peristaltic pump demonstrates an: “…excellent level of precision across a full range of pressures (up to 4 bar) with low shear that is approximately 50% lower than that of the Quattroflow QF1200SU pump from PSG Dover.”


Acquisitions + Mergers

AxFlow Italy Acquired Cinti S.r.l., a Specialist in Installation, Service and Repair of Centrifugal Pumps Based in Northern Italy
The move aims to strengthen AxFlow Italy’s service offering and position it for further growth.

Contracts + Case Stories

Rheinhütte Pumpen Delivers High-Performance Pumps for Challenging Applications in Solar Systems
The Kyoto Agreement of 1997, the Paris Agreement i...The Kyoto Agreement of 1997, the Paris Agreement in 2015, nuclear phase-out: climate protection and, as a result, the need for alternative sources are on the agenda worldwide. The energy industry is increasingly placing its focus on renewable energies. Plant manufacturers of solar energy systems are also facing a constant source of new challenges and a continuous demand for innovation in order to be able to serve the growing market.

Amarinth Supplies Fully Interchangeable Replacement Pumps to Sellafield Nuclear Fuel Reprocessing Facility
Amarinth, a leading company specialising in the de...Amarinth, a leading company specialising in the design, application and manufacture of centrifugal pumps and associated equipment to the Oil & Gas, petrochemical, chemical, industrial and power markets, has supplied the Sellafield nuclear fuel reprocessing facility with fully interchangeable pumps to replace the 1990s Girdlestone units.

Climaveneta Units to Reduce Running Costs While Improving the Internal Comfort of a Luxury Hotel
The Abi D’Oru resort is located on the north coast...The Abi D’Oru resort is located on the north coast of Sardinia near Porto Rotondo, one of the most exclusive locations in Italy. It extends for 3 hectares and has: 177 rooms, 4 restaurants, 3 bars, an outdoor pool, gym, private beach, Spa, and 2 tennis courts. The hotel was built in 1963 and it was refurbished and extended in 2000.

New 2018 Sewer Shaft Pump KRSU by Tsurumi Installed for the First Time
Tsurumi has developed a new pump solution for over...Tsurumi has developed a new pump solution for overhauling sewers and pipe systems that allows the pipes to continue operating whilst work is being carried out.

Climaveneta Units for the New HVAC System of Montevergine SpA
Mitsubishi Electric Hydronics & IT Cooling Systems, through its brand Climaveneta, has supplied the HVAC system to the Casa di Cura Montevergine S.p.A. in Mercogliano, a private clinic specialized in cardiovascular diseases.


Blackmer Celebrates 115 Years in the Pump Industry
Blackmer part of PSG, a Dover company and a global...Blackmer part of PSG, a Dover company and a global leader in positive displacement, regenerative turbine and centrifugal pump, and reciprocating compressor technologies, is proud and honored to announce that it is celebrating its 115-year anniversary in 2018.

Spoilt for Choice When Selecting Pumps: What to Bear in Mind Before Buying
Anyone seeking to buy a new pump for their water logistics system will need to answer a lot of questions first before they receive any recommendations from the manufacturers. Here is a brief overview of what to expect: