Water & Wastewater Pumps News

  • New Total Cost of Ownership Calculator

    Developed by Bredel, a brand of Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group, the new Bredel TCO calculator supports existing users and new customers in the hose pump specification process – thereby ensuring ‘right pump, right application’. It also offers business-critical insight into the long-term cost benefits of Bredel technology when compared with air operated double diaphragm and progressive cavity ...

  • Bredel 65 pumps replace troublesome progressive cavity pumps

    Celje is the third largest city in Slovenia and sits at the junction of the Savinja, Hudinja, Ložnica, and Voglajna rivers in the lower Savinja Valley. Serving a population of 85,000 people, the city’s waste water treatment plant (WWTP) used two progressive cavity (PC) pumps to feed a centrifuge with settled sludge. The abrasive nature of the sludge meant that the PC pumps suffered stator ...

  • Hoses are the single most important component for the efficiency of a hose pump

    The life of a hose pump drive is directly affected by the quality of the hose that it uses: its construction and especially its surface finish. Here we explain the risk of putting cheaper hoses in your Bredel pumps. If the wall thickness of the hose fitted into the pump varies by only 1mm, the life of the hose is reduced by at least 25%. But that is not all that suffers, and the results can be ...

  • Bredel hose pumps overcome sewerage challenges at UK fuel stations

    A leading provider to the environmental and industrial sectors has been leveraging the performance attributes of Bredel hose pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) to solve an increasing number of sewerage issues at UK fuel stations. As many UK fuel stations are not connected directly to mains sewerage, Bredel pumps are proving to be a vital option for those seeking an effective ...

  • Irvine Ranch Water District Pump School

    Irvine Ranch Water District, in Orange County, California, held a regional pump school at their training facility on Wednesday, August 15, 2018. Dozens of operators and engineers learned from Cornell Pump municipal market manager, Ron Aceto, as well as enjoying In-N-Out Burger for lunch. ...


    By Cornell Pump Company

  • Pumping Station at the Danish Wadden Sea

    An area at the Danish Wadden Sea, close to the German border, is protected for its outstanding natural beauty by the Danish National Nature Agency. Two DESMI pumps are installed in the Wadden Sea and pump sea water into a big lake. The sea water in the lake contributes to ensuring that birds continue to breed in the area. The pumping station is named Margrethe Kog. When the pumps are to be ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • Project History: Chicago Elevator Pit

    This project history examines dewatering performed for a new elevator pit in an existing basement in Chicago. Locked-Up Storage tried to dewater two feet of water by sumping with no success. Griffin installed sanded wickpoints to a depth of eight feet and ran a discharge hose up a vent shaft to discharge outside of the basement. The vacuum pump fumes were also vented outside via the same shaft, ...

  • Steel frame roll forming machine for LGSF

    Steel Frame Roll Forming Machine is specialized in LGSF (Light Gauge Steel Frame), such as roof truss, wall frame, etc, with high tensile G550 Mpa steel. ...


    By RISHBIN CO., LTD

  • Hydria Water modernises Kiev’s largest pump station

    Kiev’s largest pumping station for wastewater, Obolon, which was recently modernised and to which Hydria Water supplied several products, was recently re-opened. The ceremony was attended by representatives of the Kiev mayor’s office, the Swedish embassy, and several journalists from newspapers and television networks. The project to reconstruct Obolon pump station had a total cost of ...


    By Hydria Water AB

  • Total Drain Simplified by Hold-up Volume Recovery Kit

    Sterlitech’s Hold-up Volume Recovery Kit is designed to enable users to recover residual solution from a cross flow filtration system or a skid mounted system to achieve a total drain. Available in both 110V and ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Control capability drives pump selection at Fidia Farmaceutici

    WMFTG has become an established supplier to Fidia Farmaceutici Fidia leverages close pump control through analogue signal input Pumpsil Platinum-cured silicone tubing offers fluid sterility A leading European manufacturer of health products is benefiting from the control capabilities of peristaltic pumps ...

  • Bredel Hose Pumps deliver step-change improvements to reliability at Brazilian Copper Mine

    84 Bredel pumps installed at Brazilian copper mine Accuracy of Bredel pumps keeping chemical costs under control Customer reports ‘ease of maintenance’ of Bredel technology  Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) has recently installed a large number of  ...

  • DESMI Whole Ship Pump Integrator on Board UK Royal Navy’s New Type 26 Frigates

    “We are very proud and honoured that we have been selected as whole ship pump integrator on board the new Type 26 Frigate”, says Henrik Sørensen, CEO at DESMI A/S. “Our team has been working very closely together with the designers and the project team of Type 26 and together we have found the best solution making sure the ship can operate to its very best with our pump ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • Gunvor Refinery Replaces Field Equipment without Interrupting Operations

    Software and consulting company Implico today announced the successful completion of a major modernization project for loading processes at the Gunvor refinery in Ingolstadt. Field equipment for tank truck filling was replaced on all twelve loading bays. Crucially, the upgrade was performed with the refinery in normal operation. Thanks to the flexibility of the OpenTAS terminal management system, ...


    By Implico Group

  • RAMPING UP BOTANICAL EXTRACTION METHODS IN VACUUM FILTRATION

    A large part of extracting commercially important compounds from plants involves passing a type of solvent over plant material, then filtering out any plant debris and undesirable by-products. This latter filtering process can be difficult to optimize if too many undesirable compounds inadvertently come along for the ride; so how can you speed things up? In several states, cannabis sativa (AKA: ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Hydro Systems Launches Water-Driven Pump Selection Tool

    Hydro Systems, the world’s largest independent manufacturer of proportioning and dispensing systems, today unveiled its Water-Driven Pump HydroGuide, an online tool that helps users determine which water-driven pump (WDP) best meets their needs.  WDPs can be used in a variety of different environments and in many different applications within those environments.  Therefore, using ...

  • DESMI making in-roads in French bitumen market

    When a large road builder needs to build a bitumen plant or wins a road-building project, it typically asks an OEM manufacturer to provide a complete, turnkey bitumen plant. And in France, as with many other regions of the world, such manufacturers are increasingly turning to Danish-based pump manufacturer DESMI. Bitumen ...


    By DESMI A/S

  • A day in a World of Wonders with the Boels Rental Company

    The BA150E waste water pump has been developed over the years with particular emphasis on solving the many challenges of the rental market. It has a number of features that make it so well suited as a rental pump, such as its multi-functionality, ease of use and most importantly its extreme robustness. Rental companies have to demonstrate their value and service capabilities in the most ...


    By BBA Pumps

  • WaStop installed to protect pumping station in Huddinge, Sweden

    Huddinge, a suburb in Stockholm, is the second largest of the municipalities in Stockholm County in terms of population. Huddinge consists of several shopping centers, commuter rail stations and apartment buildings that are surrounded by sprawling family homes and natural surroundings. ...


    By Wapro AB

  • Goulds Water Technology announces Q2 2017 training schedule featuring new e-Learning course about wastewater pumps

    Water professionals are encouraged to enroll in Goulds Water Technology’s (GWT) new wastewater e-Learning course that highlights the advantages, disadvantages, features and applications of wastewater pumps and accessories. It also includes instruction on how to properly select a wastewater pump, taking into consideration flow, system capacity, total dynamic head and other crucial ...

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