Dutch manufacturer BBA Pumps has added to its product line two portable systems for field operations: a bolt-on pump package plus a new piston pump. Applications for the former include mining, dredging, and oil and gas.
While much of the business is still driven by North America, key overseas markets, notably India and China, anticipate growing demand for pumps and valves especially in current and anticipated infrastructure, energy, and industrial projects.
Several trade shows this year and next year directly target manufacturers, buyers, and users of valves, pumps, actuators, and related devices. Following is a look at three notable shows worth putting on the travel calendar.
Emerson Process Management recently expanded its European flow control and process monitoring equipment supply operations with a Roxar facility in Norway, while a Romanian petrochemical facility expands its use of Emerson’s flowmeters and controls.
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This has been a good year for Rotork plc, a global supplier of valves, actuators, and related equipment. The company, which is based in Bath, U.K., with its U.S. office in Mullica Hill, N.J., has … [Read More...]
The U.S. petrochemical industry continues to have positive reports about its market growth posted. Opportunities are increasing for suppliers of valves, pumps, flowmeters, and related equipment. A … [Read More...]
This is a great time to be in the valve business, as a manufacturer, distributor, or contractor, if your markets include the upstream global oil and gas industry.
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The valve and pump industry stands to benefit mightily from the U.S. shale gas revolution via a surge in petrochemical production that the Boston Consulting Group (BCG) calls “a once-in-a-century … [Read More...]