The Minneapolis Water Works uses two Roots blowers that were installed and in continuous operation since 1941.
Solvay Advanced Polymers has launched a line of high-temperature, wear-resistant plastics for friction and wear applications in both dry and lubricated environments.
Helium Leak Testing Inc., a provider of helium leak detection systems and services, recently certified the leak-free integrity of a 90-foot-long pressurized column measuring five feet in diameter for Titan Metal Fabricators in Camarillo, CA.
Superior Felt & Filtration LLC, Ingleside, IL, has achieved full ISO 9001:2000 certification.
Following comprehensive testing, Opti-Gard SoLo is the latest rupture disc from pressure-management specialist Elfab to be awarded ASME BPVC Section VIII approval.
K-Tron International Inc., Pitman, NJ, has closed its previously announced agreement to acquire certain assets of Wuxi Chenghao Machinery Co. Ltd., a privately owned company in the People's Republic of China.
Flomerics Group PLC, a leading supplier of simulation software, has announced that its sales have increased by 24 percent to $27.8 million and that profits have increased by 30 percent to $2.9 million.
Dow Epoxy, a business group of the Dow Chemical Co. and a global supplier of epoxy resins and related feedstock products, has chosen Shanghai Chemical Industry Park as the site for its world-scale 150,000-MTPA glycerine-to-epichlorohydrin plant and 100,000-MTPA liquid epoxy resins plant.
Cyclonaire Corp., York, NE, a leading manufacturer of pneumatic conveying systems and controls for handling bulk materials, is building a 14,000-square-foot addition.
The Western States Machine Co. of Hamilton, OH, has announced that it now represents Comi-Condor in the U.S. and Canada.
CECO Environmental Corp., Cincinnati, a leading provider of air pollution control and industrial ventilation systems, has acquired Effox Inc. in an all-cash transaction.
Baker Tanks, Seal Beach, CA, has changed its name to BakerCorp.
Lanxess Corp.'s Orange, TX, and Addyston, OH, sites have achieved RC 14001 certification.
The professionals at K & F Electric are electrical contractors specializing in the water and waste industry, where applications are known for extremely corrosive environments in which unprotected electrical products can deteriorate quickly, cause safety concerns, and increase costs.