Archive for August, 2018

SMM: Positive displacement pumps for maritime needs

Wednesday, August 29th, 2018 von admin

Netzsch exhibits its displacement pumps for maritime demand from 4. to 7. September 2018 in Hamburg at the SMM. These series include

  • progressing cavity pumps,
  • rotary lobe pumps and
  • screw pumps.

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Wilo opens new subsidiary in Kazakhstan

Monday, August 27th, 2018 von admin

Erlan Khairov (Chairman of the Investment Committee of the Ministry of investment and development), Amandyk Gabbasovich Batalov (Governor of Almaty Region), Jens Dallendörfer and Christian Kruse (both Wilo) (f.l.t.r.)

Pump manufacturer Wilo expands in the Region Central Asia by opening a new local facility in Almaty, Kazakhstan. The inauguration took place on August 23rd 2018, in the presence of high-ranking representatives from the Kazakh government administration.

Furthermore, members of the Wilo top management from Dortmund, Germany attended the celebration as well as Wilo employees from the whole Central Asia region and their regional customers and partners.

As an international hub, Wilo Kazakhstan will offer direct support for customers and decision makers. Due to its strategic position, it can also support the other countries in Central Asia: “Our investment in Wilo’s new site in Kazakhstan is part of Wilo’s intensified global localisation strategy. It will strengthen our competitive position not only in Kazakhstan but also in the entire Central Asian Region. Kazakhstan, as a leading hub, will serve as a platform for our business activities in this area”, explains Oliver Hermes, CEO and Chairman of the Executive Board of the Wilo Group.

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Pump controller for monitoring and controlling a 2-pump sewage station

Friday, August 24th, 2018 von admin

EC 531 is an all-in-one unit for control and monitoring of sewage pumping stations with one or two pumps. The equipment controller ensures increased efficiency and reliability of municipal pumping stations and supports all aspects of the LCC (life cycle costs) calculations.

Acc. a Sulzer information “It offers straightforward control and monitoring via floats or advanced control via a continuous level signal. EC 531 is also equipped with smart VFD control including PID and BEP, which save energy, and equipment costs.”

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International Rotating Equipment Conference 2019

Tuesday, August 21st, 2018 von admin

Booth-booking has started

Companies can already book online theirs booths for the exhibition at the „International Rotating Equipment Conference – Pumps, Compressors and Vacuum Technology“ 2019. The conference will be held on 24 and 25 September 2019 in Wiesbaden, Germany.

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New compact centrifugal pumps for marine applications

Monday, August 20th, 2018 von admin

The very compact MA-C version

Allweiler will exhibit its redesigned vertical centrifugal pump solutions for ship engine rooms at SMM fair Hamburg, Germany. The innovative foot design reduces space requirements and improves operational safety.

The new compact MA-S and MA-C series are vertically installed centrifugal pumps with axial inlets and radial outlets. The S version was designed for simple and rapid assembly and disassembly of the insert unit with impeller. The C version offers the same reliability with a significantly shorter installation height, so it’s perfect for customers with severe space restrictions.

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Challenges With Shaft Alignment In Chemical-Transfer Applications?

Friday, August 17th, 2018 von admin

Technical paper by Geoff VanLeeuwen

Shaft misalignment can result in compromised pumping-system uptime, reliability and safety. Blackmer offers a solution with its new alignment-free GNX Series sliding vane pumps.

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Sulzer at Power-Gen Asia 2018

Thursday, August 16th, 2018 von admin

For the first time, the event will be held in Indonesia, where Power-Gen Asia will be hosted at ICE, in BSD city, Jakarta.

From September 18 – 20, experts from Sulzer will be available on Stand B10 to discuss how the company’s products, capabilities and people can improve the performance and reliability of rotating equipment and pumps within the industry.

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Affinity Laws help govern the performance of centrifugal pumps

Thursday, August 16th, 2018 von admin

In this latest edition of the Centrifugal Pump Minute, the specialists of Grisworld take a look at the Affinity Laws that help govern the performance of your centrifugal pumps.

Learn how to easily estimate a pump’s performance when the impeller diameter is changed.

 

 

 

Pumps cut power consumption at Palazzo Grassi in Venice

Thursday, August 16th, 2018 von admin

One of the most important museums of contemporary art in Italy, the famous Palazzo Grassi in Venice, is able to considerably improve its energy balance due to the use of pumps with highly efficient, intelligent drives. The pumps and valves to modernise the heating and air-conditioning systems were supplied by pump manufacturer KSB.

For a building of historical and architectural significance, maintaining a particular room temperature and humidity as well as air quality is a costly and major challenge. After a careful analysis of the energy consumption, those responsible for building management started an extensive refurbishment project in 2015. Planning and installing a completely new pumping infrastructure in a historic building presents a great challenge since the building was not designed for such equipment.

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Three-screw pump for high-pressure machine tool coolant service

Thursday, August 16th, 2018 von admin

Intended for use in metalworking applications, transfer lines, and grinding and deep drilling machines, Emtec-C pump delivers coolant at a high flowrate, allowing machines to run at peak levels without compromising tool life.

“We’ve improved Emtec-C to achieve maximum three-screw pump efficiency with a lighter weight and fewer components,” said Kapil Rai, Circor Vice President, Industrial Pumps, EMEA, India & Asia. “It also features several difference-making innovations.”

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