Weirs News

  • Markham Brook outfall protected with WaStop

    Difficult installation locations puts many off installing check valves. WaStop thrives in these conditions and rises to the challenge. At Markham Brook WaStop provided a bespoke flange for quick and easy installation ensuring low installation costs and 100% back flow protection. A 1200DN WaStop was designed by  with a specially shaped flange to fit the ‘snug shaped’ existing ...


    By Wapro AB

  • Bulk Container Manufacturer Unveils Sanitary Dispensing Container

    Material handling product manufacturer MODRoto, Madison, IN (MODRoto.com) has unveiled its Powder-Saver dry hopper container in a sanitary design. Rotationally molded from FDA/USDA-approved polyethylene and fitted with a stainless steel, dust-tight slide gate, the plastic, sanitary dispensing container ...


    By MODRoto

  • AWWA announces new manual on power actuators

    The American Water Works Association has released its newest manual – M66 Cylinder and Vane Actuators and Controls – Design and Installation. M66 provides valuable information on the design and installation of hydraulic and pneumatic power actuators. Power actuators are a fundamental part of water and wastewater systems and are rising in ...

  • Dyhroff Ltd celebrates its 10th anniversary

    Dyrhoff Ltd is celebrating its tenth year of successful operation at its current base in Folkestone, Kent. Recognised globally as one of the leaders in the rubber dam and pneumatic gate field, Dyrhoff Ltd has in that time designed, supplied and supervised the installation of 94 rubber dams and spillway gates, on 57 sites around the world. The company’s installations can be found in 25 ...


    By Dyrhoff UK Ltd

  • Rotork Gears offers specialised bevel gearbox for AWWA applications

    Rotork Gears has introduced the IB AWWA series of bevel gearboxes, designed specifically for the manual operation of AWWA standard C560 cast iron and C561 fabricated stainless steel gate valves. The AWWA (American Water Works Association) is responsible for setting standards on the design, performance and manufacturing of valves and associated equipment. With over 50,000 members, it is the ...


    By Rotork plc

  • Venture Mfg. Co. – The All-New Authorized Distributor of Byan Systems Gate Operator

    Venture Mfg. Co., Dayton, Ohio - November 25, 2014: Venture Mfg. Co., the leading manufacturer of commercial and industrial linear actuators, is taking on the role of distributor. For its first venture, the company has been chosen as the authorized distributor for Byan Systems Inc. products. Byan Systems Inc. is the reputed manufacturer of automated gate systems. Venture Mfg. will be providing ...


    By Venture Mfg. Co.

  • NEFCO Announces a Multi-Panel Mounting Section for Its Algae Cover Systems

    NEFCO has developed a new feature for its Algae Cover System that ensures accurate alignment of the Cover despite variations in the tank wall. This feature also dramatically speeds and simplifies the Cover installation. NEFCO’s Algae Cover System consists of an arrangement of two-piece Cover segments, each consisting of a Mounting Section and a Cover Section connected by a continuous ...


    By NEFCO, Inc.

  • From source to sea – protecting Dawlish Brook

    De-silting work is about to start on Dawlish Brook to help reduce future flooding, protect the town centre, residents and businesses and its world-famous waterfowl. Work is scheduled to start on Tuesday November 12 and is set to last two weeks. Signs have been put up at the waterfowl warden’s building and the Tourist Information Centre to tell people what is happening. Dawlish Brook, ...

  • Barnard Castle weir repairs continue with north bank footpath open

    A popular footpath along the River Tees at Barnard Castle will remain open while repairs continue on a weir in the town. The Environment Agency, which is carrying out the construction work, had originally planned to close the footpath along the north bank until spring 2014. But it has now been decided that construction work will be done entirely from the south bank, eradicating the need to close ...

  • ANDRITZ launches the TurboJet weir plate, a power recovery system for decanters, reducing power consumption by up to 30%

    International technology Group ANDRITZ presents a new generation of weir plates, providing a significant reduction in power consumption for centrifuges. The patented TurboJet weir plate, available for all ANDRITZ decanters and those of other suppliers, helps customers to reduce their energy consumption by 10- 30%. This innovative product was developed in the ANDRITZ Separation Center of ...

  • All-New Sanitary Box Dumper from Flexicon

    An all-new TIP-TITE® Sanitary Box Dumper from Flexicon forms a dust-tight seal between the container and the equipment, tips the container, and discharges bulk material at controlled rates. The unit is intended for dumping of bulk foods, pharmaceuticals and contamination-sensitive chemicals from boxes weighing up ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • World pump sales to grow 25 percent to $46 billion in 2017

    World industrial pump sales will grow at 4 percent/yr to $46 billion in 2017. This is the latest forecast in Pumps World Markets published by the McIlvaine Company. (www.mcilvainecompany.com) The forecast is in constant 2010 dollars. When inflation is included, revenues will rise by more than 5 percent/yr over the next five years. The ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • ASTM F2200 - 11b Standard Specification for Automated Vehicular Gate Construction

    This specification establishes the performance-based and prescriptive-based methods of evaluating various classes of automated gate constructions that are used for vehicular traffic. The gate types addressed in this specification include horizontal slide gates, horizontal ...


    By ASTM International

  • Don`t cut corners when choosing your separator

    The Mercer International, Inc. Compliance Master oil/water/solids separator, is a high-performance, gravity-displacement system designed to provide the highest efficiency attainable in an "enhanced-gravity" coalescer plate system. This system is specifically designed for ease of maintenance. Features allowing ease of maintenance include a steep-angled solids hopper with multiple sludge outlet ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • Ease of maintenance from Mercer International

    The Mercer International, Inc. Compliance Master oil/water/solids separator, is a high-performance, gravity-displacement system designed to provide the highest efficiency attainable in an "enhanced-gravity" coalescer plate system. This system is specifically designed for ease of maintenance. Features allowing ease of ...


    By Mercer International Inc.

  • BNC 575 sets standards in digital delay and pulse generator technology

    Now available in the UK from Southern Scientific is a new digital delay/pulse generator from Berkeley Nucleonics Corporation (BNC) that sets new standards in digital delay and pulse generator technology. The BNC 575 provides multi-channel, 250 ps-resolution timing, delay, gate, pulse and synchronising signals for laser timing and nuclear instrumentation testing. It can also be used for ...

  • Rotary Knife Cutter

    A new Rotary Knife Cutter from Munson Machinery delivers controlled end product sizes with minimum fines at ultra-high rates. Intended as a cutter/cracker for corn and other grains, spices, roots and related food products, the unit is equipped with a machined, one-piece rotor assembly containing five, adjustable, rotating knives that ...

  • Envirowise: prevent `avalanche` of paper Christmas cards with electronic greetings

    Scottish businesses could save 133 tonnes of Christmas card waste if they replace the paper cards with e-cards, according to Envirowise. The organisation is urging Scottish businesses to switch to the more environmentally-friendly alternative and save £7 million on cards, resources – such as stamps and manpower - and disposal costs. Envirowise ...

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