Godwin Pumps Appoints Vice President of Marketing, Business Development

Per Ohstrom joins companyGodwin Pumps, manufacturer and supplier of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming pump, announced the appointment of Per Ohstrom as its vice president of worldwide marketing and business development, based at the company’s Bridgeport, N.J., world headquarters.

“With over 15 years of experience in industrial product and service marketing and business development, Per will be relied upon to drive Godwin’s worldwide profitable growth and continued customer satisfaction,” said Godwin president Michel Bakhos.

ITT Completes Acquisition of Godwin Pumps

Move aims to create broad dewatering capabilities for customersITT Corp., a global engineering and manufacturing company and a provider of transport and treatment of water and wastewater, said that it has finalized the acquisition of Godwin Pumps. Godwin is a supplier of automatic self-priming portable pumps used in the growing markets for drainage pump rental, services and sales serving the global industrial, construction, mining, municipal, oil and gas segments.

ITT Purchases Godwin Pumps

Godwin Known for Dewatering ServicesITT Corp. announced its agreement to purchase privately held Godwin Pumps, a supplier of automatic self-priming portable pumps, from its principal shareholders for $585 million. The transaction is expected to close in the third quarter of 2010, pending customary regulatory approvals.

Godwin Pumps Launches Bauma Website

Site invites show attendees to witness debut of two new pumps for the international marketGodwin Pumps, manufacturer and supplier of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming pump, announced the launch of a new website dedicated to its participation at bauma 2010 in Hall A6, Stand 406 at the New Munich Trade Fair Centre in Munich, Germany April 19 to 25.

Godwin Pumps Announces New Branch Manager in Raleigh, N.C.

Will Buddin joins with more than 7 years experienceGodwin Pumps, a manufacturer and supplier of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming pump, announced the addition of Will Buddin as branch manager for its company-owned, Raleigh, N.C.-based rental branch. Buddin joins Godwin Pumps with more than 7 years of experience in the equipment industry, including positions held as a sales representative, branch manager and district manager within various trade businesses. He holds a B.S. from The Citadel, The Military College of South Carolina.

Godwin Pumps Implements Asset, Logistic, Transportation Manager Position

Bill Price to coordinate equipment relocation, including branch-to-branch equipment transfersGodwin Pumps, a manufacturer and supplier of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming pump, announced the addition of Bill Price to the newly-created position of asset, logistic and transportation manager. Based in Godwin’s Bridgeport, N.J., world headquarters, Price will coordinate equipment relocation, including branch-to-branch equipment transfers.

Godwin Pumps, Sunoco Support Operation Santa Claus

Companies collect holiday gifts for underprivileged childrenBridgeport, N.J.-based Godwin Pumps teamed up once again this year with Sunoco Philadelphia to participate in Operation Santa Claus, a gift drive organized by the Office for Youth and Young Adults of the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. The drive is non-sectarian, and finds information on those who will receive gifts through various local community organizations.

Godwin Pumps Adds Safety Specialist

John Hughes to visit branch locations on regular basis Godwin Pumps, manufacturer and supplier of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming pump, announces the addition of John Hughes, safety specialist, to the Godwin Environmental Safety & Health (ESH) team located at its Bridgeport, N.J., world headquarters.

Godwin Pumps Debuts New Addition to Dri-Prime CD Series

New pump is capable of flow rates to 13,500 gal per minute and heads to 200 ft
Godwin Pumps, worldwide manufacturer and supplier of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming pump, is debuting the newest addition to the CD series, the CD500M Dri-Prime pump in its booth (#4802) at the 82nd Annual Water Environment Federation’s Annual Technical Exhibition and Conference (WEFTEC) at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, Fla.

Godwin Pumps Earns South Jersey Top 25 Honors

Company recognized as one of the 25 fastest growing in the region Godwin Pumps, manufacturer and supplier of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming pump, was recognized by The Philadelphia Business Journal and the Rowan
University–Rohrer College of Business as one of the 25 Fastest Growing Private Companies in South Jersey.

Bierschbach and Godwin Pumps Provide Red River Flood Relief

Dri-Prime pumps moving flooded storm water out of backed up storm sewersGodwin Pumps joined forces with Fargo, N.D.-based distributor Bierschbach Equipment & Supply to provide Dri-Prime pumps for the flood relief efforts along the Red River Valley in Minnesota and North Dakota.