Archive for the ‘Industry News’ Category

Uraca celebrates 125th anniversary

Friday, November 9th, 2018 von admin

In 1893, cousins Friedrich Krumm and Gustav Magenwirth founded a pair of small companies: first, the “Krumm & Magenwirth Mechanische Werkstätte” and finally the company “Krumm & Magenwirth OHG zum Betrieb einer Maschinenwerkstätte” in Germany. At the time, they could not have known this would be the genesis of the modern machinery industry in Bad Urach. From these humble beginnings, the companies Magura and Uraca emerged.

The Krumm & Magenwirth Maschinen-Werkstätte developed their own 3.5 HP horizontal gasoline engine to drive their machine tools. This piston engine laid the foundation for generations of plunger pumps.

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SPX Flow presented one of its US Trusted Service Partner

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 von admin
SPX Flow has presented one of its industrial channel partners, Master Pumps & Power, with a recognition plaque celebrating its 50 years of service to the fluid handling market in North America. The plaque was presented by Bill Rice, District Sales Manager, SPX Flow (left), Inc. to Don Moilan, CEO, President and Donnie Moilan, Regional Sales Manager at Master Pumps & Power (right).

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Sulzer expand electromechanical services in Southern California

Wednesday, November 7th, 2018 von admin

Sulzer acquired Brithinee Electric, an independent electromechanical service provider in Southern California, USA. Last year, Brithinee recorded annual sales of about USD 10 million with a workforce of 46 employees. Through this acquisition, Sulzer expands its electromechanical services business into Southern California and gains access to the Californian water, wind and cement markets with established offerings and customers.

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Tomlinson Hall Supplies Pumps to Global Food Manufacturer

Tuesday, November 6th, 2018 von admin

Tomlinson Hall delivered 13 pumps that have since been installed in a food manufacturers latest state of the art facilities located in Teesside, which have only recently opened due to unprecedented demand for its products across the globe. Supplying a range of ITT Goulds Pumps in different sizes, these have been located in various parts of the plant. They will be used for several applications including recirculating water in the plant and pumping food produce.

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Advanced pump analytics platform shortlisted for Swiss Digital Economy Award

Monday, November 5th, 2018 von admin

Sulzer will be joining other leading high-tech companies for the Swiss Digital Economy Awards which will be held on November 21 in Zurich. Its Blue Box solution, which uses existing pump data to deliver near-real-time analysis of pump performance and reliability, has been shortlisted for an award in the Highest Digital Quality category.

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How to Measure Total Dynamic Head

Monday, November 5th, 2018 von admin

In this “Centrifugal Pump Minute” video, James Farley, Griswold Product Manager, discusses total dynamic head, and its importance when assessing a pumps performance in the field. Using the Griswold test lab, James shows the difference in measuring discharge pressure versus measuring differential pressure.

Top 10 posts on Δ p Global Online in October 2018

Thursday, November 1st, 2018 von admin

The actual Top 10 posts on Δ p GLOBAL Online:

  1. Tapflo: New plastic centrifugal pump for aggressive liquids containing solid particles
  2. Sulzer to be distributor of MV variable speed drives in North America
  3. Lutz: Mobile horizontal eccentric screw pumps
  4. KSB extended portfolio with vertical turbine pumps
  5. KNF: Pumps for the ISS
  6. PSG brings oil and gas pump expertise to ADIPEC 2018
  7. Tapflo: New series of Low Energy Air Diaphragm Pumps

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

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Mobile horizontal eccentric screw pumps

Thursday, October 18th, 2018 von admin

The B70H is a variation of the B70V by Lutz and is designed for the horizontal use on a trolley. It can be used in situations where the B70V comes across space limits or limits of handling and thus completes the range of eccentric screw pumps with a mobile version.

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Sulzer to be distributor of MV variable speed drives in North America

Thursday, October 18th, 2018 von admin

As part of a growing portfolio of services, Sulzer has signed an agreement with Nidec Industrial Solutions that will introduce customers to the high performance, energy efficient drives with class-leading maintenance services. Sulzer’s extensive network of service centers throughout North America will provide expert, local support from one of the world’s leading independent repair specialists of electromechanical equipment.

The new agreement will see Sulzer provide both sales and technical support for MV drives with a focus on the oil and gas industry in the United States and Canada. The company’s experienced field service teams offer expert support on site, while the local service centers are equipped with modern repair facilities to ensure any downtime is minimized. At the same time, Sulzer’s customers will have direct access to high-quality MV drives and excellent OEM support.

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PSG brings oil and gas pump expertise to ADIPEC 2018

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018 von admin

PSG will participate in ADIPEC 2018, one of the world’s largest events for the oil and gas industry. At this year’s event, which takes place on Nov. 12-15 in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, PSG will be featuring a variety of its equipment designed to handle the most critical applications throughout the oil and gas industry. The following PSG brands will be on the show

  • Blackmer,
  • EnviroGear,
  • Finder Pompe and
  • Wilden.

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