Archive for April, 2013

KSB opens new factory in Brazil

Friday, April 19th, 2013 von admin

KSB_pic_2_On 18 April 2013, pumps and valves manufacturer KSB inaugurated its new factory in Jundiaí, Brazil, some 50 km north of São Paulo. The location, designed as a production site for standard pumps and valves, will begin by manufacturing ball, gate and globe valves. Once the valve production is up and running, the company will start supplying the market with standard pumps from the new location. KSB has been present in Brazil with a factory since 1954, currently has a workforce of 933, and recruits the majority of its customers from the chemical and petrochemical industries, from general industry and the water management field.


New Flygt Bibo submersible dewatering pump

Monday, April 15th, 2013 von admin


Xylem has launched a new series of submersible dewatering pumps modelled on its iconic and hugely popular Flygt Bibo pump. The new Bibo range incorporates several proven design features taken from the legendary dewatering pump, as well as innovative enhancements that give the new pumps extrem wear resistance and uptime capability. The new range will be unveiled for the first time at the Bauma trade show in Munich on Monday 15th April at 2pm, Hall A6, # 427/528. Bibo series has been designed for the toughest dewatering environments including

  • mining,
  • quarrying,
  • construction and
  • tunnelling.



Ruhrpumpen opens new manufacturing plant in Argentina

Tuesday, April 9th, 2013 von admin

RuhrRuhrpumpen‘s newest property includes 3,000 m2 (32,290 SF) of office space and a well-equipped service center capable of repairing all types of pumps.  Argentina‘s new manufacturing plant is equipped for assembling all of Ruhrpumpen’s product range, and manufactures most parts for vertical and horizontal pumps. Initially, the new plant will manufacture some parts for the OH2 SCE (API 610) and other new products to be released in 2013, including a European Standard (EN 733) pump from Ruhrpumpen.


Top 10 posts on Δ p Global Online in March 2013

Monday, April 1st, 2013 von admin

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

  1. SPX: Hygienic pumps to match different process requirements
  2. Pompetravaini: New liquid ring vacuum pumps
  3. Bungartz: Centrifugal Pumps in Power Plant
  4. Schroeder: Automatic recirculation valve
  5. Wilo: High-pressure centrifugal pump with IE4 motor technology
  6. Hermetic: World’s largest canned motor pump
  7. Siemens: New inverter for basic applications
  8. KSB: New generation of the world’s best-selling standardised water pump
  9. Jung Process Systems: Gentle yeast treatment in breweries
  10. KSB: Immersion variant of high-pressure pump

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