14th March 2008
Mono NOV, Europe's leading designer and manufacturer of pumps, parts, grinders, screens and packaged systems, has won a new joint framework agreement with South West Water for the supply of high performance progressing cavity pumps and parts.
South West Water, which is part of the Pennon Group Plc, is responsible for maintaining and improving the region's environment and bathing waters, as well as making sure that its 1.6 million customers have reliable access to high quality drinking water and wastewater facilities.
Commenting on the new agreement, Mark Viner, UK sales manager for Mono, said: "Mono is a specialist in wastewater treatment applications. The right solution can play a key role in a treatment works considerably improving its efficiency, helping it to meet the objectives of the European Water Framework Directive, as well as the requirements of the forthcoming AMP 5 spending round.
"Importantly, Mono has the detailed knowledge and practical experience to devise pump systems and packaged solutions for South West Water that will deliver optimum efficiency and performance for all its processes. In addition, these high performance systems will also allow South West Water to reduce maintenance and energy consumption, as well as significantly lower lifetime costs."
Based in Manchester, Mono NOV is Europe's leading designer and manufacturer of pumps, parts, grinders, screens and packaged systems, supplying many different sectors including, water and wastewater, food and beverage, chemical and pharmaceutical, oil and gas, minerals and mining and paper and pulp. Mono's product range includes heavy and light duty industrial transfer pumps, widethroat pumps, hygienic pumps, dosing pumps, solar pumps, as well as munchers and screens.
Mono Nov Group:
The Mono Nov Group is a worldwide leader in pumps, parts, grinders, screens and packaged systems. With revenues in excess of $170 million, the Mono Nov Group has 700 authorised distributors across the globe and employs over 750 people.
National Oilwell Varco (NOV):
National Oilwell Varco is a leading provider of oilfield products and services to the worldwide oil and gas industry and has been for more than 140 years. The company's headquarters are in Houston, USA and it has over 100 subsidiaries with over 1,000 sites around the world, employing 30,000 people. National Oilwell Varco, which has a turnover of $8 billion, acquired Mono in 2003.
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