Andritz, an Austria-based technology group, is set to supply 121 pumps and 18 booster stations for a new drinking water treatment plant in Samawa, Iraq, on behalf of PWT Wasser- und Abwassertechnik, Germany.
The pumps, pipes and compressors industry is on a strong footing in the region, driven by robust investments in oil and natural gas pipeline and exploration projects, and strong industrial and manufacturing activity.
Pumps at Iran's planned Arak reactor, seen by the West as a potential source of plutonium for nuclear bombs, were tampered with in a failed attempt to sabotage the country's nuclear programme, a senior official said.
Dubai-based Wilo Middle East, an all-round provider of pumps and pump systems, recently organised a seminar with focus on water sustainability at The Address Dubai Marina.
The seminar entitled “Save Water. Pave Future”
With a big demand for upstream oil and gas projects, power generation and desalination, the Middle East region is set to drive the growth for multibillion dollar turbo machinery and pumps industry, said an expert.
The key Gulf ma
Hitachi Plant Technologies has won a contract to supply pumps for Egypt's first supercritical thermal power plant.
The order covers manufacture and delivery of a total of 32 pumps, including pumps for boiler feed water and recirculating pu
Saudi Readymix Concrete Company has augmented its fleet with four new stationary concrete pumps.
The pumps, similar to those used in the construction of Burj Dubai, the world’s tallest building, are unique in the kingdom.