Grundfos USA Celebrates 40th Anniversary

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Grundfos USA
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Global pump manufacturer holds ceremony in Fresno, Calif., birthplace of its U.S. operations

Grundfos celebrated 40 years of operations in the U.S. with a ceremony at its facility in Fresno, Calif., and unveiled a commemorative sculpture by Danish artist Jorgen Pedersen.

Denmark-based Grundfos expanded to the U.S. in 1973. Since then, Grundfos USA has grown from one small office in Fresno to more than 1,300 employees in five major facilities nationwide.

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November 18, 2013

Pump Leaders Sign Training Partner Agreement

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Hydraulic Institute
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Companies will sponsor technical webinars and e-learning courses on a variety of pump topics

The Hydraulic Institute (HI) entered a training partner agreement with Hydro Inc., a leader in pump mechanical upgrades, material advancement and performance testing with service centers worldwide, that allows both organizations to leverage high-quality, co-branded educational and training programs designed for pump end users, distributors and engineering consulting firms.

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November 13, 2013

Blue-White Industries Elects New CEO

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Blue-White Industries
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Robin Gledhill elected to the position of president and CEO

The Blue-White Industries board of directors and stockholders elected Robin Gledhill to the position of president and CEO.

Gledhill began his Blue-White career more than 40 years ago while still attending college.

He began his tenure in Blue-White’s metering pump division and eventually moved into the sales and marketing department, where he became the company's international sales manager. After many years of working closely with representatives and distributors, both on a domestic and international level, he was elected company president in 1997.

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November 6, 2013

Thompson Pump Announces Sweepstakes Winner

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Thompson Pump & Mfg. Co. Inc.
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Falkirk Mining Co. won a John Deere XUV 825i Gator Camo Utility Vehicle

Thompson Pump & Mfg. Co. Inc. announced the winner of the Gator Giveaway Sweepstakes. The grand prize of the sweepstakes is a John Deere XUV 825i Gator Camo Utility Vehicle with an estimated retail value of $13,500. The winner was the Falkirk Mining Co. located in Underwood, N.D. Jeremy Eckroth, an environmental specialist at the Falkirk Mining Co., submitted the winning entry.

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October 3, 2013

Grundfos Appoints CEO for North American Region

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Grundfos
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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.

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October 2, 2013

Thompson Pump Moves Atlanta Branch

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Thompson Pump
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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.

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September 24, 2013

Grundfos Features Pumps at ComforTech 2013

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Grundfos
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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.

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September 24, 2013

Skid Systems

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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.
 

PumpScout Partners With Granco Pump

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PumpScout
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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.

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September 18, 2013

Grundfos, Peerless Pump Celebrate Anniversaries

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Grundfos
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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.

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June 26, 2013