Duncan Cooper will oversee and direct all operations in the U.S., Canada and Mexico
Grundfos appointed Duncan Cooper as president and chief executive officer of the company’s North American region. Cooper succeeds Jes Munk Hansen, who leaves the company to pursue other interests after leading the region for the past five years.
The new branch features a larger office facility for Thompson Pump staff
Thompson Pump & Mfg. Co. Inc., headquartered in Port Orange, Fla., recently moved its Atlanta Georgia Area Branch in Conyers, Ga., to a larger facility at 2394 Sigman Industrial Ct., in Conyers, Ga.
Grundfos exhibits Magna3 and Alpha high-efficiency, variable-speed circulators
Grundfos exhibited its high-efficiency, variable-speed circulators Magna3 and Alpha at ComforTech 2013, the national conference and product showcase for the ventilation, heating, air-conditioning, refrigerating, hydronics and plumbing industries, Sept. 18 to 20 in Philadelphia.
Chem-Feed engineered skid systems are efficient and lightweight. Units for single- or dual-metering pump configurations are constructed of 6061-T6 powder-coated welded aluminum. Additional features include a flow indicator; self-filling calibration cylinder; Plast-O-Matic ball valves, pressure relief valve and gauge guards; metal-free check; removable drip containment; and wall-mountable skids. Systems have a small footprint and feature a pressure relief valve, 5- to 100-psi setting range and 125-psi maximum system pressure.
Granco's rotary positive displacement ball pump is now featured on PumpScout.com
PumpScout announced its strategic partnership with Granco Pump. The company, based in California, manufacturers rotary positive displacement ball type pumps for applications in the petroleum, industrial, specialty chemical and food products industries.
Grundfos commemorates 40 years of U.S. operations, 90-year anniversary of Peerless Pump
Grundfos executives welcomed representatives from the offices of Indiana Gov. Mike Pence, Indiana Congressman André Carson, Indianapolis Mayor Greg Ballard and other elected and community leaders in celebrating the 40th anniversary of Grundfos’ presence in the U.S., as well as the 90th anniversary of its Peerless Pump brand. The ceremony included the official opening and ribbon cutting of the company’s new welcome and customer center.
Flexflo peristaltic metering pumps are suited for smaller-scale applications with maximum outputs of 124 gpd and working pressures reaching 100 psi. The A-100N Series is compatible with a range of chemicals, featuring three tube material options: Norprene, Tygothane and FKM. It cannot vapor lock or loose prime, and has a tube failure detection system. It is designed to be compatible with the Micro-Flo flow verification sensor, with select digital models accepting 4-20 mA, 0-10 Vdc inputs for eternal speed control.
The company employs more than 170 people in a number of regional functions
With its U.S. sales operation headquartered in Olathe, Kan., global pump manufacturer Grundfos was named to Ingram’s list of "Top 100 Privately Held Companies in Kansas City."
Thompson Pump named Bobby Thompson as its Branch Manager of the Year
Thompson Pump has named Bobby Thompson as its Branch Manager of the Year.
Of the 21 Thompson Pump branch operations nationwide, Thompson is the manager of the Panama City, Fla., location and recently was promoted to territory manager. His territory extends from Mobile, Ala., to Tallahassee, Fla., and includes southwestern Georgia and portions of southern Alabama.
Like 884 million people worldwide, the majority of Haitians lack access to safe water. This is no longer the case for the 4,900 residents of the villages of Dauphine and Rossignol.
In June 2012, Grundfos hosted the Kansas City Walk for Water to support Water Missions Intl. (WMI), a nonprofit organization combatting the global water crisis. Joining with the local community, Grundfos staff raised $50,000—enough to ensure access to a sustainable source of clean water for an entire community.
Pumping systems provide Haitian villages with clean, sustainable drinking water