BLUFFTON, Ind., Jan. 8, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Franklin Electric (Nasdaq:FELE) marked the commercial launch of its artificial lift pumping solutions with significant orders from key global customers. Exxaro, a South Africa-based mining group which provided several test sites for the product, has placed an inaugural order for 7 complete pumping systems for its Botswana Coal project. In addition, a strategic customer in the northwestern United States has placed an order for 14 systems. Over the last 2 years, Franklin Electric has been field testing artificial lift products in coalbed methane, shale gas, and oil-stripper fields throughout the United States, sub-Saharan Africa, and Australia. These recent orders signify the successful culmination of Franklin's development efforts in the area of pumping systems for alternative energy.
Inaugural Orders Mark Franklin Electric Introduction Of Pumping Solutions For Energy Systems
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