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Pump Engineer, pumps, pump news, KNF, new pump designs

KNF Launches Two New Compact, High-Performance Pumps

KNF recently developed and launched two new quiet, compact, high-performance compressor/vacuum diaphragm pumps. These new additions to the company’s product line support the individual, specific needs...
26 October 2021
Pump Engineer, pumps, pump news, HMD Kontro, Kontro,

HMD Kontro Announces New Product Line Manager

Hannah Verrall has recently been appointed to this role having previously been in the position of Aftermarket Manager. Hannah takes over from the previous Product Line Manager, Darren Martin, who has been...
25 October 2021
Pump Engineer, pumps, pump news, Svanehoj, control system

New Svanehøj Control System Improves Cargo Offloading

Following a successful test on the P&C tanker Fure Ven, Svanehøj is now launching “FlowControl,” which automates the control of electric cargo pumps on tankers. The intention is to encourage more ship...
22 October 2021
PUMP, PUMP ENGINEER, pump systems, Hebei Tobee, submersible dredge pump

Hebei Tobee Announces New Hydraulic Dredge Pump

Hydroman THY Hydraulic Submersible Dredge pump is the hydraulic version of the very popular Submersible heavy duty submersible slurry pump with cutterheads. This new product is ideal for applications where...
16 October 2021
PUMP, PUMP ENGINEER, pump systems, KNF, liquid pump

New KNF Diaphragm Liquid Pump FP 70

With the FP 70, KNF has added another low pulsation pump to the smooth flow series. The new pump combines the low pulsation from gear and centrifugal pumps and the strengths known from diaphragm pumps....
16 October 2021
PUMP, PUMP ENGINEER, pump systems, Armstrong, product, parts kit

Armstrong Announces New Parts Kits

Armstrong Fluid Technology has announced the availability of new Parts Kits for more than two dozen pumps and circulators. This includes all Design Envelope pumps (Permanent Magnet Motors, Intelligent...
15 October 2021
PUMP, PUMP ENGINEER, pump systems, Sundyne

Sundyne Appoints New Chief Commercial Officer

Sundyne, a global leader in the design and manufacture of mission critical pumps and compressors, announced that Aaron Bridges has joined the Senior Leadership Team as Chief Commercial Officer.  In...
15 October 2021
PUMP, PUMP ENGINEER, pump systems, Tsurumi

Water Pump Failures: Top Weak Point is the Cable

When the decision for a new dewatering pump is pending, the models are often meticulously compared. However, users quickly overlook the fact that the success of the drainage system depends to a large extent...
14 October 2021
The Dangers of Waterhammer in Pumping Systems

The Dangers of Waterhammer in Pumping Systems

A few decades ago, waterhammer was viewed as a niche area for highly trained specialists running esoteric software or using complicated manual calculations. This led to a situation where some industries...
14 October 2021
PUMP, PUMP ENGINEER, pump systems, KMD Kontro

HMD Kontro Announces HF Acid Alkylation Process

Operators of the Hydrofluoric (HF) acid alkylation process will know all too well that the pumping of HF acid is an application that presents a set of totally unique challenges. Working in collaboration...
13 October 2021