CPSA the pump industry specific professional qualification

Participating Companies

Companies that have staff who are involved in the CPSA programme benefit from the broad level of pump industry knowledge that their staff have demonstrated in gaining the CPSA accreditation. The following companies support the programme:


The KSB Group is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of pumps, valves and related systems. Annual turnover is greater than 2 billion euros. KSB employ over 15,000 employees around the world who work for maximum customer satisfaction in building services, industry, water utilities, the energy sector and mining. KSB is increasingly a strategic partner and provides complete hydraulic systems for every application. KSB has more than 30 manufacturing sites in 22 countries.

At each manufacturing site we produce our pumps and valves to global quality standards. The pump range covers a vast spectrum – from domestic circulating pumps to process pumps or power station boiler feed units. Valves come in a choice of designs, sizes and materials for a whole spread of applications.

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Crest Pumps

We are a British manufacturer of chemical resistant centrifugal pumps and have specialised in this field since 1973. With exports accounting for over 1/3 of our business, we are a trusted supplier across Europe, the Middle East and the Far East by EPC contractors and end-users alike.

We supply centrifugal process pumps for various applications from magnetic drive pumps to Hexcel Corporation in France for Carbon Fibre manufacturing, or direct to the end-user including the Philippines Refining corporation with 4.5m long vertical immersible PVDF pumps.

By fully understanding your requirements, we supply chemical pumping solutions that are built to last and with minimum energy consumption enabling all of us to collectively reduce our carbon footprint. For final peace of mind, all pumps come with our zero pressure guarantee whereby if there is an issue, we do not rest until you are fully satisfied.

You can rely on us to find the best pumping solutions taking the pressure off you to concentrate on what you do best.

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A W Chesterton

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AESSEAL® is one of the world's leading specialists in the design and manufacture of mechanical seals, bearing protectors, seal support systems and gland packing.

Covering all industrial sectors, AESSEAL® operates from 230 locations in 104 countries including 9 manufacturing and 58 repair locations, and has more than 300 customer service representatives who visit industrial plants every day.

AESSEAL® customers save billions of litres of water each year, significantly reducing costs and water waste.

As part of a seal management program, AESSEAL® provide a ‘no-work, no-pay’ warranty and a guaranteed 48-hour shipment of standard products.

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The British Pump Manufacturers' Association (BPMA) is a trade association representing the interests of UK suppliers of liquid pumps and pumping equipment.

BPMA's prime mission is to influence the business environment in the interests of the competitiveness and profitability of the UK Pump Industry through a range of services including commercial, marketing, technical, environmental, educational and energy together with regular meetings of members.

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ERIKS Industrial Products and Services

Wherever you are seeking advantage, ERIKS' know-how can help you achieve it. Our passion for technology extends from simple parts supply to helping you automate and maintain or repair your production line and developing/supplying original equipment for the machinery you manufacture. From meeting your objectives for on-time, on-budget product supply, to the highest levels of strategic thinking.

As Europe's leading industrial services partner, ERIKS provide engineering knowledge and expertise around stand-alone products or services, but more significantly as cohesive, comprehensive, holistic solutions, from our network of Core Competence and Local Service Centres.

Why not ask ERIKS to undertake a Needs Analysis Survey to identify your potential and prioritise your opportunities? Then ERIKS can help you achieve your objectives and realise your advantage.

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Fluid Performance Solutions Ltd

Service provider to the Water Industry supplying:

  • Energy Audits (ISO 14414)
  • Performance Otimization
  • Advanced Condition Monitoring
  • Commissioning Services

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John Crane

John Crane is a global leader in rotating equipment solutions, supplying engineered technologies and services to process industries. The company designs and manufactures a variety of products including mechanical seals and systems, couplings, filtration systems and predictive digital monitoring technologies.

John Crane customer service is accessed through a global network of more than 200 sales and service facilities in over 50 countries. Fiscal year 2018 revenue was greater than 1.1 Billion USD (£881m).

John Crane is part of Smiths Group, a global leader in applying advanced technologies for markets in threat and contraband detection, energy, medical devices, communications, and engineered components. For further information visit http: www.johncrane.com

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RuhrPumpen-Industrial is a division of the Global family-owned RuhrPumpen group. Underpinned by an aim to provide ecologically balancing customer solutions; the Industrial division is responsible for manufacturing, servicing, packaging and supporting Pumping Equipment for use across the process & industrial markets, construction, and building services for fire protection.

Protecting families with fire prevention packages, facilitating health within pharmaceutical production, and providing clean drinking water, are just a few reasons which make RuhrPumpen the ideal life-choice for industrial pumping equipment. RuhrPumpen aims to help the reduction of our Planet’s carbon footprint and waste plastic. Ecologically-biased engineers use lean and clean processes to manufacture solutions by employing parts that have a long lifetime and can eventually be recycled

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Secure Meters (UK) Ltd

Advanced Energy Monitoring Systems (AEMS) has been Consolidated with the group company Secure Meters (UK). With head office in Winchester and regional coverage in Scotland, the South West, and the Midlands. With over 30 years experience, AEMS is the leading independent provider of equipment, services and solutions for monitoring and improving the efficiency of pumps, blowers and hydro turbines.

Secure group serves customers in over 50 countries with 7 locations worldwide, employing over 2,000 people, involved in the development, manufacture, supply and post sales service and support, of its smart metering products and energy management solutions.

The consolidation with Secure group will allow access to the global market. The strong manufacturing and R&D base of the group will give a unique competitive advantage.

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SPP Pumps

"Engineered Pumping Solutions Focused on Markets where Application Knowledge, Service and Expertise Add Value"

For more than 130 years SPP Pumps has been a leading manufacturer of centrifugal pumps and associated systems, a global principal in design, supply and servicing of pumps, pump packages and equipment for a wide range of applications and industry sectors.

SPP pumps and systems are installed in all continents providing valuable high integrity services for diverse industries, such as oil and gas production, water and waste water treatment, power generation, construction, mines and for large industrial plants

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Flowserve (GB) Ltd

As the recognized world leader in supplying industrial flow management products and services, Flowserve produces industrial and engineered liquid and vacuum pumps, precision mechanical seals, automated and manual quarter turn valves and actuators serving the chemical, power, oil & gas and general industries with innovative technologies.    

With manufacturing, sales or service facilities in more than 50 countries and sell to customers in over 90 countries, Flowserve has an installed base of more than 1,100,000 pumps worldwide.

Principal products and brands include chemical process pumps — Durco Mark 3 ISO & ANSI, Polychem and LaBour pumps, EO, UHLM.  Split case end suction pumps — LR, LNN, LN, overhung impeller, end suction pumps for water applications such as MEN.  SIHI Liquid ring, LPHX, and dry running vacuum pumps, compressors and packages.  Other product ranges include D-Line, vertical in-line pumps, Pleuger submersible, boiler feed MSCA, side channel CEHA, hot media ZTND & ZEND and Innomag magnetic drive pumps. 

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Weir Minerals

Weir Minerals is a specialist in delivering and supporting comminution, slurry and mine dewatering equipment solutions. Our focus is within the global mining, aggregates and mineral processing sector, the power sector and general industry.

We are committed to deliver the benefits of value engineering and innovation to our customers, extending the lifespan and enhancing the performance of customer critical processes and equipment in many of the world’s most challenging environments.

Weir Minerals’ product portfolio centres on critical processes in its customers’ operations. The core product line of the company is its range of slurry pumps, which provide slurry transportation solutions with exceptional resistance to abrasion and corrosion. Mine dewatering pumps, hydrocyclones, valves, screens, crushers, HPGR and wear resistant linings complement the range of slurry pumps by offering solutions to optimise comminution, slurry transportation and mill circuit processes.

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Wilo (UK) Ltd

Wilo SE with headquarters in Dortumund and Wilo UK based in Burton Upon Trent is one of the world's leading manufacturers of pumps and pump systems for heating, air conditioning and cooling technology, as well as for water supplies and sewage treatment and disposal. Founded in 1872 as Kupfer - und Messingwarenfabrik Louis Oplander, the company has almost 70 branches worldwide and over 6,200 employees. Turnover amounted to 1,021.4 million EUR in 2010.

Wilo pumps and systems set global standards for efficiency and technical performance: with high efficiency solutions for all applications in the segments.

Highest efficiency at the lowest life cycle costs

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Xylem Water Solutions

Xylem Water Solutions UK Ltd comprises seven major product brands, Flygt, Godwin, Leopold, MultiTrode, PIMS, Sanitaire and Wedeco - the UK's leading provider of products, systems and services specialising in the transport and treatment of water and wastewater.

Our products and services include pumps, mixers, aeration, filtration, ozone and UV disinfection through our brands; all leaders in their fields, and each investing heavily in research and development.

Our professional people are here to help - from design and engineering to after sales support. Whether your business is in construction, public utilities, industry, mining or other sectors, our experts give you the right equipment to get the job done and keep your business moving.

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