Posts Tagged ‘Australia’

Vesconite: Pump refurbishment package focuses on energy efficiency

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017 von admin

A two-stage horizontal split-case pump, with Vesconite inter stage centre bushing

An Australian company that specialises in both on-site and off-site pump refurbishment is finding that energy efficiency is an important driver in its refurbishment packages – and has included Vesconite bushings as part of its energy-reducing refurbishment package.

FITT Resources’ Daniel Hechter says that electricity costs in Australia, at 25+ AUS c/kWh, are among the highest costs globally.

As a result, when the company retrofits 30 to 35-year-old pumps, besides increasing the life of a pump, there is a focus on increasing the energy efficiency of the pump. The company’s retrofitting is programme orientated and includes a number of interventions to in-crease energy efficiency by ensuring that flow is better and that less electricity is used.

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Tapflo: New distribution point in Australia

Wednesday, February 8th, 2017 von admin

Tapflo Group introduced Green Process, Vic, Australia, as the new distribution point. Green Process is Oceania’s leading provider of mechanical equipment and engineering solutions for municipal and industrial water and wastewater applications.

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Grundfos strengthens its position in Australia

Thursday, February 21st, 2013 von admin

Grundfos today announced that they will acquire long term local Australian partner, B.K.B. Pumps & Tanks Pty Ltd. The deal closure is expected to be finalised by early April 2013. The new business will merge the resources of B.K.B. Pumps and Tanks Pty Ltd with Grundfos’ Australian Commercial Building Services (CBS) team to create a new entity with national reach and industry leading capabilities and resources. The move will further strengthen Grundfos’ position in the Australian commercial buildings market.

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