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CONTENT COVER STORY Local manufacturer gearing up for growth

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PIPES ALLU Transformer TS Drum improves profitability in pipeline applications by 80%

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PUMPS Slurrysucker succeeds where old methods fail

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SKF pumps up the volume in lubrication management

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Abrasive solids handling made simple with the new Warman submersible pump

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Bravo pump pushes out contenders in dense slurry work

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Pumping for prosperity

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VALVES What is backflow and how must we protect against it? Festo at the heart of absolute automation thanks to its intuitive industry solutions

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Benefits of rubber check valves for processing harsh fluids

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Fugitive emissions addressing the challenge

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Additive manufacturing importance to valve manufacturers

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Standing the test of time

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WATER Wastewater treatment plant cuts energy use by 20% with a new biological treatment system

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Cut planned infrastructure budget by addressing billions of litres of wasted water

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PRODUCTS & SERVICES Polymers for more reliable seals in cryogenic conditions

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INDUSTRY NEWS Additive manufacturing make way for the future New Cloud-Based, Remote Performance Monitoring and Alert System for AODD Pumps

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BUYERS GUIDE

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On the cover LVSA Group (PTY) LTD +27 (0) 11 680 2005 sales@lvsa.co.za www.lvsagroup.co.za

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