Modern technology comes to the Royal Mile
The 4-acre Holyrood site incorporates buildings to house the Scottish Parliament debating chamber, committee rooms and office accommodation for 105 Members of the Scottish Parliament (MSPs) and staff, as well as media suites, visitor information facilities, ancillary staff buildings and catering facilities. The Building User Brief for Holyrood stipulated that, wherever possible, the new building should feature the integration of energy-efficient and environmentally conscious design ...
MLP AG: How cool computers minimise heating costs
The new administration centre of the stock market-listed financial services provider MLP AG in Wiesloch -four low-level buildings with finely wrought, glazed facades -looks every inch like a university campus. Designed as a Corporate University, up to 1,200 MLP advisers gather at the site in Wiesloch every day for training courses and seminars. MLP has 300 business centres around Europe and concentrates on the academic profession. As an independent broker, the financial services provider ...
New and easy way to manage irrigation systems
Water engineering and specialist sports-turf contractor, MJ Abbot Limited used Grundfos’ new data communication interface when upgrading the sprinkler irrigation system at an exclusive golf links in Northern Ireland. To manage water usage, the club uses the popular TORO SitePro® central control system, which has a standard feature allowing direct integration with pumping systems. However, the integration process could be troublesome at best.
New Grundfos SE pumps - a perfect solution for demanding pumps tasks
RINGERIKE, NORWAY: Ringerike is the largest forestry and agricultural municipality in Norway. The main industries are wood processing, concrete, mechanical workshops, and map production.
New life to an old Hotel
Vilnius, Lithuania: The freshly renovated 22-story Reval Hotel Lietuva offers a warm welcome to international guests travelling either on business, conference or leisure purposes. The hotel is situated on the bank of the River Neris in the centre of Vilnius, only a 10-minute walk from the medieval old town. Many rooms in the hotel have a wonderful view over the old town and River Neris. When the hotel management decided to renovate the hotel, Grundfos was the natural choice as overall pump ...
One small box saves the day - twice - in pump system solution
Shortly after they installed their first Grundfos wastewater pumps and system, the crew at the Rose Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant discovered their usefulness. The MP204 motor protection units saved the plant from disaster one night - a problem that took minutes instead of
Optimal comfort in the Igreja da Santíssima Trindade in Portugal
At the Fatima Sanctuary, north of the Portuguese capital Lisbon, lies one of the most important shrines of the world dedicated to the Virgin Mary, The Igreja da Santíssima Trindade (Church of the Holy Trinity). Famous for the apparitions of the Virgin Mary to three shepherd children in 1917, the sanctuary welcomes millions of pilgrims and tourists from all over the world.
One small change in boiler feed level control, one massive change for the better
For the boiler feed level control at Grant’s, Grundfos supplied its CRE 15-8 pumps with built-in variable speed and intelligence.
Patagonian sun turned into water
Large distances are a characteristic factor in the southern end of the Argentinean Patagonia. This makes it a real challenge to install traditional energy sources there. Clean energies solve this problem and many times this kind of solution can even make automatic a daily task.