Archive for August, 2014

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

Monday, August 25th, 2014 von admin

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.


Inpro/Seal: Intelligence in Shaft Grounding

Monday, August 18th, 2014 von admin

The Smart CDR is an condition monitoring system that provides users with instant feedback on the performance of their Current Diverter Ring® (CDR) in diverting shaft currents away from bearings to ground.


Netzsch: 2014 Global Product Leadership Award

Monday, August 18th, 2014 von admin

Netzsch will be presented with a highly appreciated 2014 best practices award by Frost & Sullivan for the second time since 2011. In its motivation statement, Frost & Sullivan explains that the 2014 Global Product Leadership Award in Progressive Cavity Pumps for Oil and Gas was issued by evaluating total client experience and strategy implementation excellence us-ing a scorecard, including 10 benchmark criteria for both product leadership and manage-ment culture.


Pump skid for FPSO shortly before test run

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014 von admin

abb-1klAt the end of 2012, Wepuko Pahnke was contracted by the Brazilian oil production company Petrobras for the delivery and installation of six three-plunger pumps. These pumps are intended for what is known as “well service” on offshore crude oil production ships – the FPSOs = floating production storage and offloading units. The pumps including the drive unit, lubricant supply and pulsation damping are mounted on a skid weighing a total of 48 tons.

Performance characteristics:

  • Installed power 1,230 KW
  • Maximum operating pressure 278 bar
  • Flow rate 120 m³/ h


Top 10 posts on Δ p Global Online in July 2014

Friday, August 1st, 2014 von admin

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

  1. Prüftechnik: Precision laser shaft alignment
  2. KTR: New subsidiary company in South Africa
  3. DAB: Efficient re-use of rainwater
  4. Oerlikon Leybold Vacuum: Atex Certificate for Steel Degassing Vacuum Systems
  5. Xylem: New on-line selection merges brands
  6. Ruhrpumpen: Water injection package for FPSO
  7. KSB: New heat transfer fluid pump in in-line design
  8. KSB: Major order for Vietnam refinery
  9. WEG: New permanent-magnet motor surpasses IE4 standard
  10. Flotronic: 3-A accreditation for air-operated double-diaphragm pump

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