Industry News: Pump Manufacturer Provides Preventive Flood Relief

In this week's industry news, crisis is averted on the campus of Clemson University as Global Pump comes to the rescue before a nationally televised football game.
Industry News: Pump Manufacturer Provides Preventive Flood Relief
Global Pump recently returned to school in its flood relief efforts at Clemson University in the wake of flooding from Hurricane Joaquin.

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Global Pump provides preventive flood relief
Global Pump Company assisted Clemson University in advance of a recent home football game as heavy rain from Hurricane Joaquin devastated parts of South Carolina. The company provided four 18GSTAP diesel-driven pumps, which were tied into independent 18-inch HDPE discharge lines with a discharge run approximately 600 feet from the pumps. The pumps pulled from a basin that fed a U.S. Army Corps of Engineers pump station, which pumped the water into Lake Hartwell.

Hino Trucks expands INSIGHT platform
Hino Trucks has expanded its INSIGHT platform to be standard fit across all 2017 model years. The platform includes three services — INSIGHT Telematics, INSIGHT Remote Diagnostics and INSIGHT Case Management — to create a connected vehicle that delivers real-time data for owners.

GPS Insight recognized for rapid growth
GPS Insight is ranked No. 431 on Deloitte’s Technology Fast 500, a ranking of the 500 fastest-growing technology, media, telecommunications, life sciences and energy tech companies in North America. The company also was ranked the 40th largest and 21st fastest-growing company in Arizona at the Phoenix Business Journal’s Arizona Corporate Excellence (ACE) Awards.

Green Truck Summit adds educational opportunities
The Green Truck Summit, an alternative fuels and advanced technology conference held annually in conjunction with The Work Truck Show, will feature a more comprehensive educational program for its 2016 conference. The event will include a full day of in-depth general sessions on March 1. Attendees will also be able to choose from more than 30 educational programs from March 2-3.

Nu Flow appoints two new executives
Nu Flow named Justin Mizell executive vice president. He will be responsible for overseeing sales throughout Nu Flow’s East Coast locations. Joshua Shrock was named vice president of East Coast operations.


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