Sulzer launches the Muffin Monster and the Channel Monster
As the composition of wastewater changes, with an increased amount of tough solids, wastewater operators need extra insurance against blockage for critical pumping stations. Sulzer launches a new range of high-efficiency sewage grinders. Together with the innovative pump technology, they form a complete solution for handling today’s and tomorrow’s tough wastewater challenges – ensuring trouble-free operation and maximum uptime.
High Performance Along the Entire Value Chain with Simotics SD Pro from Siemens
Simotics SD Pro completes the next generation of low-voltage Simotics SD motors from Siemens. The new variant is equally suited for mains-fed operation or for use with a converter for voltages up to 690 volts (V). There is generally no need to use special filters at the converter output.
New Gigantic Pumps for Waste Water Transport by KSB
In response to the worldwide increase in extra large waste water projects, KSB SE & Co. KGaA, Frankenthal, Germany, has significantly extended its range of large dry-installed waste water pumps. The pump manufacturer has developed an extra 15 sizes to add to its Sewatec pump series.
Exhibitions + Conferences
From Beer to Natural Resources
IFAT shows the recycling of building materials.
IFAT 2018’s Supporting Program to Address Topics of the Future
More than 3,100 exhibitors and over 135,000 visitors are expected to attend IFAT from May 14 to 18, 2018. But the World’s Leading Trade Fair for Water, Sewage, Waste and Raw Materials Management held at Munich’s exhibition center offers much more than great figures: its extensive supporting program that comprises panel discussions, specialist presentations and live demonstrations will examine future topics of the environmental technology sector at expert level.
Petroplan Appoints Philippa Barnes as New CEO
Petroplan Group, the specialist oil, gas and energy recruitment company, is delighted to announce the appointment of Philippa Barnes as its new CEO. Philippa is a highly qualified HR professional, with in depth strategic and operational management expertise and nearly two decades of experience in the recruitment industry. Her leadership will be an asset in an environment where the focus is on significant growth and continuous improvement.
Flowserve Announces the Appointment of Elizabeth Burger as Chief Human Resources Officer
Flowserve Corporation announced today that Elizabeth Burger will join Flowserve as Senior Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer, beginning Monday, April 16.
Contracts + Case Stories
BBA Pump Deliver Four Mobile Pump Systems for Project in the Netherlands
The Netherlands is located in the delta of three major European rivers. Water related issues such as flooding are always a risk. After a serious warning in 1995, when 250,000 people had to be evacuated due to a dangerously high water level, the national program ‘Room for the River’ came about.
Auma Supplies 10,000 Gearboxes to Chinese CSP Plant
Auma has supplied 10,000 multi-turn gearboxes to the Supcon Delingha concentrated solar power (CSP) plant in the province of Qinghai, north-west China.
Climaveneta Multi-Purpose Heat Pumps for the New Officine Grandi Riparazioni in Turin
The new Officine Grandi Riparazioni in Turin reopened its doors last autumn after 1,000 days of construction. Fondazione CRT invested 100 million euros for the rebirth of the entire industrial complex, including the majestic H-shaped building of about 20,000 square meters, the office buildings and all the open-air areas for a total of 35,000 square meters.
Voith Hydro Opens Sydney Office
Voith recently opened a new subsidiary in Sydney. The company is thus further expanding its presence in the region in order to tap the enormous potential offered by hydropower in this area.
Pentair Focuses on Smart, Sustainable Water Solutions
Pentair is now a pure play water company with a comprehensive range of smart, sustainable water solutions for homes, businesses, industry and communities. Pentair has separated from its electrical business, which is now called nVent Electric plc ("nVent"), a new independent, publicly traded company, effective April 30.
Endress+Hauser Group Filed 261 Patents in 2017
Endress+Hauser submitted 261 patent applications in 2017. The company owns a total of 7,479 active property rights around the world. Innovators are honored at the Group’s annual Innovators’ Meeting.