First quarter revenue sees 6 percent increase from 2011. WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (May 3, 2012) – Xylem Inc., a global water technology company, reported first quarter revenue of $925 million, up 6...
Global company launches manufacturing efforts in Middle East ERLANGEN, Germany (May 8, 2012) – Siemens took the next step toward a massive expansion of its activities in Saudi Arabia, breaking...
Membership now open to manufacturers outside North America PARSIPPANY, N.J. (May 10, 2012) – Hydraulic Institute (HI) members have overwhelmingly voted to approve a landmark bylaw change which...
Five-year project will end with significant emissions reduction (May 11, 2012) – Drax Power Station is a month away from completing the largest steam turbine modernization program in U.K....
New facility will add time to project schedules ELLSWORTH, Kansas (May 15, 2012) – Cashco, Inc. recently opened a new engineering lab at the company’s headquarters in central Kansas....
Sales will occur in multiple North American locations throughout the summer  VANCOUVER (May 17, 2012) – Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, the world's largest industrial auctioneer, will sell a...
Industrial gas turbine heads to Mexican textile facilities (May 3, 2012) – Siemens Energy has received a first order from North America for the supply of its SGT-750 industrial gas turbine....
Global market grows as industry sees new activity DRESDEN, Germany (May 4, 2012) – VSX is announcing positive results for the sales activities on Southeast Asian markets 14 months after the...
Systems provide companies means to control emissions DALLAS (May 7, 2012) – PMFG, Inc. announced it was awarded two orders for environmental emissions control equipment valued in excess of $4.7...
Bioreactor technology will remove selenium, heavy metals from wastewater.  MUNICH, Germany (May 8, 2012) – Umicore has selected GE’s Advanced Biological Metals Removal Process (ABMet*)...
O&M agreement signed with global energy subsidiary  (May 14, 2012) – Wärtsilä, a global supplier of flexible and efficient power plant solutions and services, has signed an...
$136 million agreement will include long-term technology support (May 21, 2012) – Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has been awarded contracts worth $136 million to supply...
Two industry giants join forces to advance T&D offerings ATLANTA (May 7, 2012) – GE and XD Electric Group announced the formation of a new partnership to deliver a full-line of electric...
Company looks to expand monitoring solutions ST. LOUIS (May 8, 2012) – Emerson announced it has acquired ISE Magtech, enabling Emerson Process Management to strengthen its level measurement...
Software provider advances into infrastructure market with acquisition  PHILADELPHIA (May 15, 2012) – Bentley Systems, Incorporated, which provides comprehensive software solutions for...
Manufacturer completes announced merger with equity firm WASHINGTON, N.C. (May 16, 2012) – Flanders Corporation, a manufacturer of air filters, air handling and containment systems, and related...
Global electronics manufacturer nets German company  BERWYN, Pa. (May 21, 2012) – AMETEK, Inc. announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the parent company of...
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (Feb. 28, 2012) – Xylem Inc. reported fourth quarter revenue of $1.0 billion, up 7 percent from the fourth quarter 2010, and net income of $52 million or $0.28 per share. Xylem...
(March 2, 2012) – John Crane announces the official opening of its expanded and upgraded Middle East and Africa Headquarters, with a new Service and Manufacturing facility in Dubai. The new 2,000 sq...
HOUSTON, Texas (March 2) – Forum Energy Technologies, Inc. (FET) is building one of the largest single refinery desalters ever built using its newest desalter technology, the EDGE™ ll, for a major...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 5, 2012) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced that it will provide up to $15 million in funding for training and technical assistance to small drinking and...
WASHINGTON, D.C. (March 7, 2012) – U.S. Congressman Bob Gibbs (R-Ohio) urged water utility leaders to ask their Congressional representatives to co-sponsor draft legislation that would create a...
FULTON, MD. (Feb. 28, 2012) – Colfax Corporation, a global manufacturer of gas and fluid-handling and fabrication technology products and services, today announced the pricing of a registered...
Business in 2008 and 2009 2008 was a good year for Hydro. We experienced growth in both sales and profitability. Overall, it was probably one of our best years.  To own and operate a...
Business in 2008 and 2009Years from now when I think back on 2008, I will remember a year of extremes. This has been an exceptional year for ITT's Fluid Technology business with strong growth across...
Business in 2008  and 2009We participate both in the municipal and the industrial market. On the municipal side, the North American real-estate market's slowdown influenced the market in 2008,...
Business in 2008 and 2009The economic challenges in the marketplace have affected all industries, and the pump and power industry is no exception. RSC Equipment Rental's business, specifically in the...
When Gorman-Rupp began business 75 years ago with a single pump, we were simply a manufacturer. A need existed, J.C. Gorman and Herb Rupp knew how to meet that need with a solution that did not yet...
Business in 2008 and 2009Our company, along with the rest of the industry, has experienced challenges this year. I am optimistic that our continued focus, and the right team of people, will...
Business in 2008 and 2009Business in 2008 was solid, with a steady rate of growth in the single digits; the economy never entered recession (as of the fourth quarter). Automation suppliers provide the...