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  • John W. Pitz of Illinois honored for contributions to advancing the groundwater industry

    Former National Ground Water Association President John W. Pitz, CPI, is among the first five to receive the Association’s new Fellow designation in recognition of outstanding credentials, professional accomplishments, and commitment to promoting the increased understanding of groundwater science and water well system technology. Pitz is president of N.L. Pitz Inc. in Batavia, Illinois. ...

  • Operation Waterwolf - Mobile Flood Relief Pumps

    In order to be well prepared for any future occurrences of flooding, the crisis exercise partners planned a two-day simulation exercise in the Netherlands. The crisis partners consisted of amongst others, a combination of Defense, local water authority and the Departmental Coordination Center Crisis Control of the Dutch Ministry of Infrastructure and the Environment ...


    By BBA Pumps

  • Bredel pumps replace piston pumps on cement slurry projects

    90 Bredel heavy duty hose pumps ordered as part of €1.8m Chinese concrete grouting projects at sea Abrasive cement/sand/water mixture no problem for Bredel hose pumps Reduced downtime, maintenance and spare parts costs  Bredel hose pumps from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group (WMFTG) ...

  • Leroy Goodson of Texas receives NGWA Special Recognition Award

    Leroy Goodson, former executive secretary of the Texas Ground Water Association and general manager of the Texas Water Conservation Association, both headquartered in Austin, is the 2016 recipient of the National Ground Water Association’s Special Recognition Award. This award is presented to an individual or organization demonstrating dedication, service, and commitment to the groundwater ...

  • Xylem inaugurates its first regional manufacturing facility in the Middle East

    Xylem (NYSE: XYL), a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the worlds most complex water issues, today inaugurated its new manufacturing facility in Jebel Ali, Dubai. The new 19,000 sq. meter facility—the companys first in the region—will produce some of Xylems industry-leading pump brands and provide integrated services and support to Xylems customers across ...


    By Xylem, Inc.

  • Burnet Chalmers of Milby Co. receives NGWA’s Supplier of the Year Award

    Burnet Chalmers, president of the Milby Co. in Elkridge, Maryland, is the 2016 recipient of the National Ground Water Association’s Supplier of the Year Award, recognizing volunteerism and leadership in serving the Association, and promoting groundwater and groundwater issues to the industry and public. “Burnet’s involvement in the groundwater industry goes well beyond his ...

  • Winners of the BBA Pumps 2015 Customer Satisfaction Survey in the Netherlands

    In September, Erwin Brandstätter and Markus Grafeneder of the Austrian company HABAU Hoch- und Tiefbaugesellschaft m.b.H. were warmly received by BBA Pumps in the Netherlands. The two guests were the lucky winners of the 2015 customer satisfaction survey. This prize was won through a raffle which takes place each year. The winner receives an all-inclusive trip to ...


    By BBA Pumps

  • Does an awesome time at WEFTEC equal awesome discounts?

    It is hard to believe that another year has passed and WEFTEC has come and gone.  We look forward to the event every year as it is a good time to see friends, long time customers and meet new customers.  WEFTEC 2016 was no exception!  FloWav was proud to present Jabari Greer, former New Orleans Saint and SuperBowl Champion into our booth on Tuesday and the time was well spent for ...


    By FloWav, Inc.

  • Four steps for well owners to protect water wells, health during hurricane flooding

    The owners of private household water wells in areas threatened by Hurricane Matthew flooding should act to address possible threats to their drinking water quality, the National Ground Water Association said today. If a well has been flooded: Do not drink the water or wash with it, but use an alternative supply such as bottled water ...

  • Good luck to the new members of the sales team

    The Weftec in New Orleans again was a great success. EDUR pumps had been well presented by our partner Shanley Pumps.  EDUR was represented by our head of Export, Joachim Thiele: "Having had a successful Weftec 2016 in New Orleans again. We are also pleased to welcome the new team members for our U.S. sales: Mrs. Mia Shanley and Mr. Mike Cullen. We are happy to have you with us. Good ...

  • Sulzer Introduces High-Efficiency Pumping Solutions for Clean Water Applications

    The flagship of Sulzer’s product portfolio for the clean water market is the new, highly reliable and efficient standard axially split casing SMD pump. The clean water portfolio also includes the new vertical multistage (VMS) pump range, and the high-efficiency end suction SNS pump. Sulzer’s current portfolio, already installed in other water applications (vertical turbine pumps, ...


    By Sulzer

  • Sulzer Extends the High-Efficiency SMD Water Pump Range

    Sulzer introduces an extension to the state-of-the-art SMD axially split pump range to meet the requirements in municipal water treatment, supply, and distribution. The company expands the performance of the pump range towards lower flows and implements a higher level of standardization for cost-effective solutions and short delivery times. The SMD pump range is ideal ...


    By Sulzer

  • Merck’s New Steritest™ Symbio Pump Accessories Enable Faster, Safer Sterility Testing in Any Setting

    Merck, a leading science and technology company, has introduced a set of Steritest™ Symbio Pump systems accessories that accelerate and streamline sterility testing workflows. The new accessories address testing challenges in various ...


    By Merck Millipore

  • Island Offshore Aims for Riserless Heavy Well Intervention

    Following a successful deployment of its riserless coil tubing (CT) technology in the offshore petroleum industry, Island Offshore is said to be taking it to the next level by performing heavy well intervention with coil tubing in producing subsea wells. In 2015 Island Offshore made history when drilling a pilot hole for Centrica by means of riserless coil tubing, in order to check for ...


    By Teledyne Webb Research (TWR)

  • PPMA Total 2016 is chosen as UK market launchpad for MasoSine Certa™ : the cleanest pump you will ever need

    The new MasoSine  Certa™  pump from Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group will make its UK market debut at the PPMA Total Exhibition (Sept 27-29, NEC). This latest innovation from the world ...

  • 100+ Wells Successfully Completed With Propel SSP

    Oil and gas operators have now completed more than 100 wells in the US and Canada using Propel SSP proppant transport technology. What have we learned? And why are these learnings important to the oilfield? This technology provides a more efficient approach to complete wells and the potential to unlock more reserves compared with slickwater, gel, and hybrid ...


    By Fairmount Santrol

  • Webinar in August - Troubleshooting and maintenance of Air-Powered Pumping Systems

    Part 2 of a Two-part Webinar Series from QED About this Webinar In Part 2, David will discuss the principles of air-powered pump operation and common operational issues, tips on pump installation and removal, cleaning frequency and service life expectations, tools and tips for pump disassembly, and safety considerations during pump maintenance. Presentation will ...


    By Geotech

  • MasoSine Certa the cleanest pump you will ever need

    CertaTM is latest innovation from MasoSine, the creators of Sine® pump Technology. Its launch sets even higher pumping standards in food processing. Offering EHEDG (Type EL Class I) and 3A certification as standard, Certa is extremely easy to clean for minimal maintenance and downtime. Furthermore, this advanced new innovation in food pump technology not only delivers high suction ...

  • ANDRITZ receives important order for a new pumped storage plant in Portugal

    ANDRITZ HYDRO GmbH, a member of international technology group ANDRITZ, has been contracted by the Spanish energy utility IBERDROLA GENERACIÓN to supply the electro-mechanical equipment and the penstock for the new pumped storage hydropower plant Gouvães in Portugal. The total contract value for ANDRITZ amounts to about 140 million euros. The scope of delivery comprises design, ...


    By ANDRITZ AG

  • State of the Ultrasonic Art

    Non-contacting ultrasonic equipment has, for many years, been the default method to measure level and flow within the water and waste water industries. The combination of reliability and low maintenance, coupled with the sophistication of the most recent systems have meant that thousands upon thousands of applications worldwide call upon this most well proven of technologies. Ultrasonic ...

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