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2013-03-08 12:25:29

OTTAWA, March 8, 2013 /CNW/ - Health Canada is informing Canadians and Canadian health care practitioners that Hospira Inc., a drug and medical device manufacturer, is voluntarily stopping all new sales of its intravenous infusion pumps while it addresses issues in its quality management system. Health Canada is monitoring Hospira's actions to resolve any quality, safety and effectiveness issues related to its infusion pumps sold in Canada and will take corrective action necessary...

2013-03-05 08:21:08

Investments in water and wastewater, as well as the revival of the construction industry, are key drivers of growth MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- North America is a mature market for submersible pumps, a scenario that challenges suppliers to sharpen their strategic thinking and expand their toolbox of tactics to grow beyond today's market averages. With 2012 growth estimated at approximately 3 percent, pump manufacturers must find the dynamic seams in the...

2013-02-14 08:23:25

LUFKIN, Texas, Feb. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Lufkin Industries, Inc. (NASDAQ: LUFK) announced today that the Board of Directors has declared a fourth quarter cash dividend of $0.125 per share on its common stock. The dividend will be paid on March 8, 2013, to shareholders of record on March 1, 2013. Lufkin Industries, Inc. sells and services oilfield pumping units, well automation systems, gas lift and plunger lift systems, progressing cavity pumps, well completion products, foundry...

2013-02-06 12:26:45

FORT WAYNE, Ind., Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Fill-Rite, the industry leader in fuel transfer pumps, meters and accessories, has released the 900DP; the first and only digital meter with integral pulser and matched intrinsically safe barrier. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130206/DE55084 ) "Our industry has needed this for some time," said Bob Hunt, Sales Manager at Gasoline Equipment Service Company Inc., "A digital meter with built in pulser and intrinsically...

2013-02-05 08:23:59

HOUSTON, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Sulzer Pumps Ltd and FMC Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: FTI) strengthened their existing relationship through the signing of a long-term and exclusive collaboration agreement. This agreement addresses the supply of pumps for subsea applications and the further development of pumping technology of Sulzer Pumps to meet the future needs of FMC Technologies and the subsea exploration and production industry. Through this agreement, both companies aim to further...

2013-02-01 08:22:07

DALLAS, February 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The report "Chemical Injection (Metering/Dosing) Pump Market - By Type (Diaphragm & Plunger/Piston) and Application (Water & Wastewater, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Food & Beverages, Pulp & Pater) - Global Trends & Forecasts to 2017" defines and segments the global metering pump market with analysis and forecasting of the global revenue. Variable frequency drives market is estimated to grow...

2013-01-25 04:20:10

LONDON, Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Even as new construction activity slows across a crisis-hit Europe, end-user investments in the refurbishment of existing buildings will be the primary driver in the pumps market for commercial and industrial buildings. New analysis from Frost & Sullivan (http://www.industrialautomation.frost.com), Strategic Analysis of the European Pumps Market for Commercial and Industrial Buildings, finds that the market earned revenues of $857.9 million...

2013-01-18 12:20:28

HARTFORD, Conn., Jan. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) today announced it has reached agreement to sell the former Goodrich Corporation pump and engine control systems business to Triumph Group, Inc. (NYSE: TGI). The transaction is subject to regulatory approvals and customary closing conditions. Closing is expected in the first quarter of 2013. Sale of the pump and engine control systems unit was one of the divestitures required by regulatory authorities as a...

2013-01-02 16:20:53

LAFAYETTE, La., Jan. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Field Energy Services (GFES), in conjunction with Apache Corporation, performed the first-ever operation of a Frac Pump utilizing field gas as its sole fuel source. The GFES Turbine Frac Pump was rigged up to a production well in the Granite Wash Field located in the Texas Panhandle and powered 100% by natural gas produced in the field. Typical North American fracturing rates and pressures were achieved in a simulated frac job, while...

2013-01-02 05:04:02

Sewage spills occur when the pumps in the lift stations fail, the stations fill with sewage and the sewage flows out of the top of the lift station. Disease is spread in this way and the costs to clean up the spill are a major expense to the property owners who call Cloud 9 Services, Inc. to provide emergency lift station repair, cleaning, maintenance and wireless monitoring. Orlando, Florida (PRWEB) December 31, 2012 We interviewed Rick Fender, the Florida State Certified Plumbing and...