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NOV’s new reciprocating pump with duplex fluid ends

National Oilwell Varco (NOV) is introducing its brand new 415Q reciprocating pump. This is the latest product in its line of high-pressure positive displacement pumps. Designed to address the challenges...
20 February 2018
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Caprari releases new PMXT ENDURANCE range

Caprari’s new range of high pressure multistage surface horizontal pump series PMXT ENDURANCE is made completely of precision-cast stainless steel. The pumps are designed for use in extreme industrial...
05 February 2018
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Düchting Pumpen buys Habermann Mineral Systems

Düchting Pumpen Maschinenfabrik GmbH & Co. KG, a specialist for the development and production of high-performance centrifugal pumps with its headquarters in Witten, Germany, took over Habermann Mineral...
04 February 2018
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Xylem opens new pump rental hub in Philippines

Xylem Inc., a leading global water technology company, has announced the opening of a new pump rental and service business in Calamba in the province of Laguna, Philippines. The hub will serve the growing...
02 February 2018
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New Qdos 20 pump from WMFTG

The new Qdos 20 pump – an extension to the popular Qdos range – has been launched by Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG). The new pump has been developed to offer highly accurate sodium hypochlorite...
01 February 2018

SEEPEX Inc. announces new hires

SEEPEX Inc. recently announced new sales personnel who were hired in the fourth quarter of 2017. Brian Wright is the new Business Development Sales Manager for Texas. Wright’s experience in the pump industry...
31 January 2018
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Metso appoints interim President and CEO

Metso's Board of Directors has appointed Chief Financial Officer Eeva Sipilä as Metso's interim President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) as of February 3, 2018. The current President and CEO Nico Delvaux...
30 January 2018
powerplant

Voith secures contract in China

Voith Hydro Shanghai Co Ltd has signed a contract with Henan Tianchi Pumped Storage Co Ltd to provide equipment for the Henan Tianchi pumped storage plant in Henan Province, China.Voith will supply four...
29 January 2018
refinery

Know the dangers of high oil viscosity: Part 1

For many decades, thousands of pages have been published by pump journals and many of these pages can be traced to field experience. That said, much of what Heinz P. Bloch has learned in industry in the...
28 January 2018
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Chopper pumps solve clogging issues in Greenland

In Greenland’s capital city, pumps made by Landia have solved a troublesome clogging situation at an important pump station. Existing pumps were constantly getting clogged by items such as wet-wipes and...
27 January 2018
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