Wilden: AODD Pumps for superior flow rates and easy installation

Wednesday, September 17th, 2014 by admin Posted in In Gerneral

Wilden_PX420 FIT (2)Wilden has introduced the Advanced™ FIT line of Air-Operated Double-Diaphragm (AODD) Pumps. These pumps precisely fit

  • bolt-to-bolt and
  • pipe-to-pipe

in existing fluid-handling piping systems to provide increased performance with no repiping necessary.

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Topic of Δ p Global Yearbook 2014

Tuesday, September 16th, 2014 by admin Posted in In Gerneral, Industry News

The next issue of Δ p Global Yearbook is in preparation. These are the issues of this coming edition:

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Colfax: Pump Monitoring for Intelligent Sea Water Cooling

Friday, September 12th, 2014 by admin Posted in Energy Efficiency, In Gerneral, Measure + Control, Pump Sensors, Shipbuilding, Valves

cm-1000 (2)The pump monitoring system CM-1000 Series is now available with a new active valve control functionality. This option delivers energy savings of potentially up to 85 percent. It also reduces maintenance by up to 50 percent and provides safer operation, short term return-on-investment and long term savings for total ownership.

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Endress+Hauser inaugurates new US Customer Center

Thursday, September 11th, 2014 by admin Posted in In Gerneral, Industry News, Measure + Control

Endress_Hauser_USA_2 (2)Endress+Hauser inaugurates a new 80,000 square feet state-of-the-art Customer Center in Greenwood, Indiana. This 16 million dollar investment in infrastructure helps to optimize customer support and further underscores Endress+Hauser’s commitment to the US market and its loyal customers in the Americas.

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Blackmer: 4-Inch Sliding Vane Pump

Monday, September 8th, 2014 by admin Posted in In Gerneral, Pump Technology

Blackmer_XLW (2)This 4-inch pump is an extension of Blackmer’s XLW Series. These pumps have been designed to perform in the handling and transfer of a variety of abrasive liquids, including oxide primers, inks and paints, where wear-resistance is critical to pump operation. These pumps have also shown to be successful in applications such as vertical and horizontal bead mills, solvent recovery, tank-bottom recirculation, heat-treater supply, enhanced oil recovery, and crude- or hot-oil transfer.

The new XLW4A model features hardened rotor and shaft, liner, end discs and vanes for long life and optimized wear-resistance. These hardened internal parts allow the pump to be used with liquids featuring suspended abrasive particles up to 250 microns in size and at a concentration up to 25%.

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Crane: New Sizes of Depa AODD Pumps

Friday, September 5th, 2014 by admin Posted in In Gerneral, Industry News, Painting - Plating, Petrochemical, Pump Technology, Waste Water

DepaDH_PumpRange (2)Delivering superior safety, improved functionality and a self-standing design, the next generation Depa DH® line of aluminum air-operated double diaphragm pumps has been expanded to include the sizes DH50 and 80. With this addition, the advanced flanged range includes now five sizes that are certified to ATEX Zone 1. These pumps  are used in the paint, petrochemical and waste water industries, and are available with a comprehensive selection of options and accessories.

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Randal Ferman: Critical Pump Selection Webinar on Youtube!

Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 by admin Posted in In Gerneral, Pump Technology, Δ p Video Channel

Randal Ferman  has more than 35 years’ experience in the pump industry. During his 32 years with Flowserve, a global pump manufacturer, he was responsible for assignments in order engineering, field technical services, hydraulic design, training and product development involving a broad range of pump types and applications. In 2009, he became a full-time principal of Ekwestrel Corp in Los Angeles, providing independent, objective engineering consulting services on new and existing pumping equipment and systems.

This YouTube video covers three major pitfalls to navigate when selecting pumps:

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Grundfos: Revised group strategy will create additional growth and higher profit

Monday, September 1st, 2014 by admin Posted in In Gerneral, Industry News

59959First half year of 2014 shows a turnover of 11.1 billion Danish kroner and a growth of eight per cent in domestic currency. This is equivalent to a growth of two per cent in Danish kroner. The result before taxes amounts to 301 million Danish kroner, which is less than the year before. Solidity has increased from 67 per cent to 69 per cent.  “Looking at the global pump market, we have a strong position. At the moment, we experience a positive growth in China of 18 per cent. At the important North American market, we are moving in the right direction with a growth of 12 per cent. But in other countries, things are standing still. This for example applies to certain places in Europe, where the situation in Russia and the Ukraine also affects the result. Put together, we are not satisfied with the result. First of all, our profit is not good enough, says Grundfos’ new Group President”, Mads Nipper.

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Top 10 posts on Δ p Global Online in August 2014

Monday, September 1st, 2014 by admin Posted in In Gerneral

The following posts on Δ p Global Online have been most clicked in last month:

  1. KSB: Major order for Vietnam refinery
  2. Netzsch: 2014 Global Product Leadership Award
  3. PumpBase3 Catalog Builder for Windows XP/Vista/7/8
  4. WEG: New permanent-magnet motor surpasses IE4 standard
  5. Flotronic: 3-A accreditation for air-operated double-diaphragm pump
  6. Andritz: Submersible motor pumps for offshore drilling platforms in China
  7. Prüftechnik: Precision laser shaft alignment
  8. KTR: New subsidiary company in South Africa
  9. Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum: Atex Certificate for Steel Degassing Vacuum Systems
  10. Inpro/Seal: Intelligence in Shaft Grounding

In the same periode on Δ p Online – the German pumps + systems plattform – these posts are most clicked:

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PumpBase3 Catalog Builder for Windows XP/Vista/7/8

Monday, August 25th, 2014 by admin Posted in In Gerneral, Pump Software

Tahoe Design Software’s New PumpBase™3 Catalog Builder version includes many new features of interest to Pump Manufacturers such as complete Catalog Production tools, Graphical Curve Entry and detailed Multi-Stage Analysis.

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