Archive for the ‘Industry News’ Category

Centrifugal Pump Minute

Friday, July 27th, 2018 von admin

Griswold has developed an educational video blog called the “Centrifugal Pump Minute.”

The first video is about Determining available system NPSHA. James Farley, Griswold Product Manager, reviews how to determine available system NPSHA for a pump that is installed and operational. Using the calculation needed to determine NPSHA, James presents example tests that will establish system performance and possible pump cavitation.

Play globally – but act locally

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018 von admin

Sumit Mehrotra

Following its acquisition of Colfax’s Fluid Handling business in late 2017, Circor International Inc., a US public company with 1.1 billion USD revenue and over 4,000 employees worldwide is bringing together more than 40 renowned pumps and valves brands under one direction, including Allweiler, GmbH. The Industrial Group is Circor’s largest business segment, and Allweiler is the largest brand within that group.

Sumit Mehrotra, President of Circor Industrial Group, explained Allweiler’s special position within the group: “The fact that Circor, an American corporation, has moved the headquarters of our Industrial Group to Allweiler’s Radolfzell location in Germany, indicates just how important this acquisition and Europe are to us.” Mr. Mehrotra went on to explain to ∆ p the strategy behind the Allweiler acquisition, its importance to the business and the ways in which Circor Industrial customers will benefit:

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Water intake pumps to China’s mega-refinery

Wednesday, July 25th, 2018 von admin

Over the past decades, international technology Group Andritz has become a byword for highest quality and customized pump solutions and is now a preferred partner on a global scale. In the interests of its customers, the Pumps division does not set itself any limits with regard to size and flow rate in the development and manufacturing of tailor-made pumps. Thus, Andritz has been commissioned to supply the water intake pumps for China’s first privately managed and largest petrochemical plant.

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SPX Flow strengthens ties with the Tapflo Group

Wednesday, July 18th, 2018 von admin

SPX Flow Inc. Industrial and Energy (I&E) division and the Tapflo Group signed a major distribution agreement for Central and Eastern Europe including Austria and South Africa. The agreement starts with immediate effect and covers the Johnson Pump, Bran+Luebbe, Plenty, Lightnin, Airpel and GD Engineering brands. Upon signing Tapflo placed an initial stock order for 200 Johnson pumps.

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Providing the best water in Karelia

Tuesday, July 10th, 2018 von admin

The Northwest of Russia literally flows with water. An area known for huge lakes and vast wetlands. Petrozavodsk is the capital, and the largest city, of the republic and most of the 300,000 inhabitants get their drinking water from the nearby Lake Onega. But some new settlements on the outskirts of the city have chosen another source. “We get our water supply from an aquafer, that covers most of southern Karelia. Three large pumps from Grundfos deliver water to our building complex with around 5,000 people,” explains Vitaliy Markov, General Manager of Drevlyanka Vlll – a part of Chistiy Gorod.

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Top 10 posts on Δ p Global Online in June 2018

Sunday, July 1st, 2018 von admin

The actual Top 10 posts on Δ p GLOBAL Online:

  1. Sulzer: New end-suction single-stage centrifugal pump
  2. Flender: Plug & Play sensor enables predictive gear unit maintenance
  3. Sulzer: Select Turning data into value: optimizing pipeline profitability
  4. VDMA: 4th International Rotating Equipment Conference
  5. Newly formed Dover Precision Components
  6. Aro: New 3-Inch AODD pump
  7. Maag: Changing the rules for external gear pump operation
  8. ITT Bornemann: Hermetically sealed Twin-Screw Pump for chemical and petrochemical sectors
  9. Flowrox: All-in-one filtration and dewatering unit
  10. GEA Hilge: Large rotary lobe pump for sensitive products

The actual Top 10 posts on  Δ p Online in German:

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Hermetic deliver more than 200 pumps to the Middle East

Wednesday, June 27th, 2018 von admin

The Germany based pump manufacturer Hermetic dispatched more than 200 pumps with canned motor drive to the Middle East. The mega scale project includes all pump widths: from the smallest CAM 1 serie to typical oil & gas pumps of the CNP range. All of them are fitted with API 610 (American Petroleum Industry standard) hydraulics and equipped with a maintenance free canned motor. The drive power ranges from 1 kW to more than 100 kW.

The pumps fulfill API 685 standard requirements for sealless pumps, as well as expectations towards safety and reliability.

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4th International Rotating Equipment Conference

Tuesday, June 19th, 2018 von admin

Save the date!

The 4th International Rotating Equipment Conference – Pumps, Compressors and Vacuum Technology – will take place on 24 – 25 September 2019 in Congress Center Wiesbaden, Germany.

Call for Papers will be available in September 2018.

www.introequipcon.com

Blackmer celebrates 115 years in the pump industry

Monday, June 18th, 2018 von admin

“Through our 115-year history, Blackmer has made a commitment to providing unparalleled product performance, superior service and support, innovation, and a commitment to total customer satisfaction,” said Bob Lauson, Blackmer General Manager.

“It is this commitment that has made Blackmer one of the market leaders in our industry. Celebrating 115 years in business is a testament to the dedication shown by both our employees and channel partners.”

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Turning data into value: optimizing pipeline profitability

Monday, June 4th, 2018 von admin

The Blue Box by Sulzer is a set of software services leveraging the Internet of Things (IoT) for asset optimization and real-time predictive maintenance. Using Sulzer’s Advanced Analytics Engine, Blue Box encompasses the capabilities of data capture, integration, visualization and big data analytics tied together for the explicit purpose of improving the reliability, efficiency and performance of physical assets. It also includes the concepts of condition monitoring, predictive forecasting and real-time actionable insights through remote process transparency. All data analysis components including data modeling, real-time predictive analytics and machine learning are performed in the Sulzer secure cloud platform. Further, this cloud-based solution simplifies regulatory compliance with a minimal IT footprint and was designed to be easily scalable.

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