Engineering News | Pumps https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/page/pumps Wed, 27 May 2020 02:32:01 +0200 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Steady increase in gasket sealant sales https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/steady-increase-in-gasket-sealant-sales-2020-05-15 Halima Frost Pumps Fri, 15 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552011 1589200611 1589493600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000869459_resized_sealsbearingsintloctite51805201022.jpg PEN IS MIGHTIER THAN THE SWORD The Loctite 518 gasket sealant pen combines the leak-fighting properties of 518 flange sealant with a roll-on applicator 511 287 New gland packing reduces emissions https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/new-gland-packing-reduces-emissions-2020-05-15 Halima Frost Pumps Fri, 15 May 2020 00:00:00 +0200 552009 1589200611 1589493600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000869498_resized_sealsabsolutegasket052010221.jpg TIGHT FIT The 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There is a need for a definitive line between locally manufactured and imported products in the South African pumps sector 511 287 Facility upgrades help to ramp up supply https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/facility-upgrades-help-to-ramp-up-supply-2020-03-20 Halima Frost Pumps Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 546348 1584523941 1584655200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000857107_resized_pumpswernerrental03201022.jpg UNDER THE PUMP Werner Pumps has managed to increase its turnaround time, to relieve the pressure of increased demand, by upgrading its facilities 511 287 Large pumps fleet offers fast turnaround for rental customers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/large-pump-fleet-offers-fast-turnaround-for-rental-customers-2020-03-20 Shannon de Ryhove PUMPS Fri, 20 Mar 2020 00:00:00 +0200 544688 1584525956 1584655200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Pump failures at mine addressed 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Refrigerant recovery service set for expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/refrigerant-recovery-service-set-for-national-expansion-2020-02-14 Darren Parker Pumps Fri, 14 Feb 2020 00:00:00 +0200 543092 1581501105 1581631200 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000849558_resized_hvacrrapidrecoveryagas0120201022.jpg IT’S A GAS The Rapid Recovery service is up to ten times faster than traditional refrigerant recovery methods 511 287 Drought relief for Karoo sheep farmers https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/drought-relief-for-karoo-sheep-farmers-2019-10-04 Darren Parker Pumps Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 532052 1569912646 1570140000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000825818_resized_pumpssilenceofthelambssavethesheep0920191022.jpg SILENCE OF THE LAMBS The ongoing drought in Sutherland is killing the livelihoods of the sheep farmers in the region 511 287 Fuel pumps supplied to revamped filling station https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/fuel-pumps-supplied-to-revamped-filling-station-2019-10-04 Darren Parker Pumps Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 532265 1569912648 1570140000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000826289_resized_pumpsicon1000prowalcotatsuno0920191022.jpg FUEL-FILLING SUPPLY The Icon 1000 series’ state-of-the-art technology keeps the fuel flowing 511 287 Local pumps manufacturing industry under pressure https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-pump-manufacturing-industry-under-pressure-2019-10-04 Darren Parker Pumps Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 532231 1569912647 1570140000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000826199_resized_pumpsfoundryadobe0920191022.jpg A HOT MESS South Africa’s pump manufacturing industry is dying owing to high energy costs, high labour costs, an underskilled workforce and increased international competition. 511 287 Pumps supplied to Zambian project https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/local-pumps-supplied-to-zambian-irrigation-project-2019-10-04 Darren Parker Pumps Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 532084 1569912646 1570140000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 Pumps innovation can solve raw sewage challenges https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pumps-innovation-can-solve-raw-sewage-challenges-2019-10-04 Darren Parker Pumps Fri, 04 Oct 2019 00:00:00 +0200 532056 1569912646 1570140000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000825824_resized_pumpsvxrangefluidpumps0920191022.jpg BRING ON THE ROUGH STUFF The VX range of submersible pumps can deal with raw unscreened sewage without clogging 511 287 Laser technology expands company’s service offerings https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/laser-technology-expands-companys-service-offerings-2019-09-13 Theresa Bhowan Pumps Fri, 13 Sep 2019 00:00:00 +0200 529145 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https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/sabs-tests-32-t-centrifugal-diesel-pump-2019-07-22 Marleny Arnoldi TESTING Mon, 22 Jul 2019 16:00:00 +0200 526393 1563804116 1563804000 99999999999 Chanel de Bruyn 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000813471_resized_centrifugaldieselpump0720191022.jpg Large centrifugal diesel pump 511 287 Company showcases new pump at fair https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-showcases-new-pump-at-fair-2019-06-28 Mc'Kyla Nortje Pumps Fri, 12 Jul 2019 00:00:00 +0200 524110 1562592317 1562882400 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000808279_resized_pfeifferrootspumphilobe0620191022.jpg NOMINAL PUMPING SPEED The compact Roots pumps offer a wide nominal pumping speed range of 520 m3 /h to 2 100 m3 /h 511 287 Pump suitable to handle a variety of fluids https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pump-suitable-to-handle-a-variety-of-fluids-2019-06-28 Mc'Kyla Nortje Pumps Fri, 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https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000806852_resized_erwatwernerpumps0620191022.jpg PUMP IT UP The truck-mounted jetting units built by Werner South Africa Pumps and Equipment will assist ERWAT to save the Vaal River 511 287 Pumps manufacturer plans further growth after acquisition https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pumps-manufacturer-plans-further-growth-after-acquisition-2019-05-24 Halima Frost Pumps Fri, 24 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 519156 1558361614 1558648800 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000797907_resized_jecpump05191022.jpg STICKY STUFF The JEC brand of pumps is not only hygienic but also capable of pumping a variety of viscous liquids 511 287 Inaugural event to highlight local manufacturing capabilities https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/inaugural-event-to-highlight-local-manufacturing-capabilities-2019-05-17 Halima Frost Pumps Fri, 17 May 2019 00:00:00 +0200 518394 1557817858 1558044000 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000796214_resized_lmenasrec0519dylanslater1022.jpg CENTRE OF ATTENTION The inaugural Local Southern African Manufacturing Expo is set to feature more than 130 exhibitors 511 287 KSB expands its aftermarket services https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/ksb-expands-its-aftermarket-services-2019-03-07 Mc'Kyla Nortje Pumps Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513614 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785758_resized_ksbgrantglennistorpump1022.jpg GRANT GLENNISTOR The company will extend its services and engineering expertise in the future to include maintenance, reverse engineering and system optimisations 511 287 Selecting the right pump for the job https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/selecting-the-right-pump-for-the-job-2019-03-06 Mc'Kyla Nortje Pumps Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513503 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785466_resized_verderglobalstylepump0320191022.jpg PUMP DESIGN Pump systems’ design must allow for efficient operation 511 287 Company adds hydraulic submersibles to rental fleet https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/company-adds-hydraulic-submersibles-to-rental-fleet-2019-03-06 Mc'Kyla Nortje Pumps Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513481 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785425_resized_integratedpumprentalleevine0320191022.jpg LEE VINE MD of Integrated Pump rental standing next to a Quax hydraulic submersible pump 511 287 Weir Minerals online store in demand, increases offering https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/weir-minerals-online-store-in-demand-increases-offering-2019-03-06 Mc'Kyla Nortje Pumps Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513513 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785492_resized_weirmineralsafzalchothia0320191022.jpg AFZAL CHOTHIA Dewatering product manager and person responsible for launching 511 287 Coated pumps offer long-term benefits https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/coated-pumps-offer-long-term-benefits-2019-03-08 Mc'Kyla Nortje Pumps Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513772 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000786109_resized_thermasprayshvofsprayedonpumpcasing0320191022.jpg ENVIRONMENT CONSCIOUS The type of coating used on the pumps will depend on the environment the pumps are used in 511 287 Demand prompts company expansion https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/high-pumps-demand-prompts-expanded-manufacturing-facilities-2019-03-06 Mc'Kyla Nortje Pumps Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513488 1552893811 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785416_resized_hazeltonpumpapprentice0320191022.jpg UP-SKILL The company continuously up-skill employees on all levels by offering the opportunity for training 511 287 Pumps distributor sees increased demand for stainless steel pumps https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/pump-distributor-sees-increased-demand-for-stainless-steel-pumps-2019-03-06 Mc'Kyla Nortje Pumps Fri, 22 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0200 513480 1576146013 1553205600 99999999999 Zandile Mavuso 0 0 https://cisp.cachefly.net/assets/articles/images/resized/0000785422_resized_integratedpumptechnologyfaggiolati0320191022.jpg CORROSION RESISTANCE Faggiolati stainless steel pumps are popular because of the range's excellent corrosion resistance features 511 287 Tripartite expo to cater for bigger PVP audience https://www.engineeringnews.co.za/article/tripartite-expo-to-cater-for-bigger-pvp-audience-2018-12-06 Cameron Mackay Pumps Fri, 18 Jan 2019 00:00:00 +0200 506697 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