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Pump trend report

07 April, 2009

At ACHEMA 2009, which will take place from 11–15 May in Frankfurt am Main, manufacturers of pumps, compressors and fittings will be the largest contingent of exhibitors once more. 950 from 4000 exhibitors will be from this sector. For them and the 180,000 expected visitors, surely energy efficiency will be one of the main themes again this year. Solutions that improve availability will also have high priority.

End-suction pump

02 April, 2009 by

The range of Grundfos NBG/NKG end-suction pumps has energy-efficient motors that conform to the MEPS Standard. Optimised flow geometries of the impeller and pump casing have reduced the hydraulic friction and thus the amount of energy consumed.

Victorian/Tasmanian office opened

02 March, 2009

Grundfos Pumps Pty Ltd has officially opened its Victorian/Tasmanian state office.

Australian engine-powered pumps under evaluation by China's army

27 February, 2009

Davey Firefighter pump sets are under evaluation by China's army.

Technical Innovation of the Year Award winner announced

08 December, 2008

Energy Recovery has announced its PX Pressure Exchanger energy recovery technology has been awarded the pump industry’s top honours for innovation of the year.

Improve safety and reliability with custom manifolds

15 October, 2008

Custom Fluidpower Manifold's systems provide the user with versatility in design. With space-saving and weight-reduction benefits, the company's manifolds are suitable for any system that requires reliability and serviceability.

Submersible dewatering pumps

01 August, 2008

The Sump Pump range of submersible dewatering pumps offers single-phase motors up to 1.5 kW and three-phase electric motors up to 7.5 kW in power. Three-phase versions up to 22 kW will be able to be built to order.

Modular heat exchanger

01 June, 2008

The high-flow Dimpleflo Modublock heat exchanger is suitable for processing large volumes, up to 200 t of product/h and is capable of handling pressures of up to 580 psi/40 bar.

Motor for micro pumps

01 June, 2008

Portescap’s 2-wire brushless motor has been specifically engineered for the micro pump market. The integrated electronic brushless motor offers low operation noise and dependable reliability with the compact design and ease of control associated with brush motors.

Power pack

14 May, 2008

Larzep Australia has released the 240 V power pack with an ‘auto retract function’. This time-saving innovation is suited to applications that require automatic retraction of a single acting cylinder.

Steel return-line filters

14 May, 2008

Stauff RFS steel return-line filters are designed as tank top filters. Their practical design allows easy element replacement and quick installation.

Pumps set for irrigation system

14 February, 2008

Davey Water Products has expanded its in-house project skills for major commercial pumping installations

Manufacturer hydraulically breaks the mould

18 January, 2008

A manufacturer of aerated wastewater treatment systems called BioSeptic is using compact and powerful high-pressure (700 bar) hydraulics to help deliver a more efficient, safe and precise way to produce its concrete tanks

Ironing out the problems in drinking water treatment plant

18 January, 2008

Wasserwerk Allmenfeld is a drinking water treatment plant located near Frankfurt, Germany. The plant, owned by Hessenwasser, produces around 36 MLD of potable water per annum

Smart rust killer

11 December, 2007

New material for clamp bodies delays crevice corrosion on stainless steel piping

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