• Boundary between the application of the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) 2014 / 35 / EU and Directive 2006 / 42 / EC Machinery - Location Assopompe

    For the purposes of Community law, the pumps for liquids of any type, are considered machines and as such are subject to the requirements of Directive 2006 / 42 / CE.

    The electric pumps (and especially those intended to use in domestic or similar environments), are also to be considered as electrical devices intended to be used at low voltages, and therefore subject to the requirements of the Low Voltage Directive (LVD) 2014 / 35 / EU.

  • The regulatory environment, present and future: FOCUS ECODESIGN

    Pumps, being a key component in plants, are used in many sectors: construction, water cycle, industry, power generation, chemical, oil & gas ...

  • Revision CB / TEE: first effects

    By decree of the Ministry of Economic Development "Revocation and update the data sheets of the incentive mechanism of white certificates." Of December 22 2015 they have been eliminated four standardized forms for the release of White Certificates / Energy Efficiency Certificates and they have been overhauled a fifth.

    The decree is the result of what has already been anticipated and discussed with the start of consultations for the publication of the new guidelines on GSE White Certificates whose work began last spring.

  • Regulatory Update - Forklifts

    The technical regulations of the product are important because:

    - Harmonize rules and procedures

    - Eliminate technical barriers thereby facilitating market access

    - Facilitate the awarding of contracts, and optimize the customer / supplier relationship

    - Combine to provide support to the legislature because the rules is entrusted with the definition of technical requirements

    - Contribute to the safety of workers by ensuring the design and manufacture of safe products

  • New Position Paper Europump - Rules and CPR Directive RoHS2

    The June 8 2011, the revision of Directive 011 / 65 / EU (RoHS2) resstrizioni on the use of certain hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment was published in the Official Journal of the European Union.

  • Conference Assopompe MCE 2014 - ECODESIGN REQUIREMENTS IN PUMPS - March 21 2014

    As usual, during MCE 2014 (18 21-March FieraMilano Rho), Assopompe organized a conference of particular interest to the industry.

  • UNI EN 16361: 2013

    And 'officially in force UNI EN 16361: 2013 powered pedestrian doors - Product standard, performance characteristics - pedestrian doors, other than those doors, motorized initially designed for installation without resistance to fire and / or smoke leakage characteristics

  • prEN16361 has passed the formal vote

    The prEN16361 Power operated pedestrian doorsets - Product standard, performance characteristics - Pedestrian doorsets, other than swing type, initially designed for installation with power operation without resistance to fire and smoke leakage characteristics has passed the formal vote (100% of the votes positive) with only the signaling of some editorial comments.

  • Construction products - Regulation (EU) 305 / 2011 CPR ¬ What will change from July 1 2013

    The next July 1 2013, two years after publication in the EU Official Journal, comes fully into force on Regulation (EU) 305 / 2011 CPR - Construction Products - repealing Direttiva89 / 106 / EEC 'CPD'.
    The Regulation has been studied with the aim of ensuring that information concerning the performance of construction products are reliable, this through the use of a common technical language to be used:
    - By Manufacturers / Importers when placing products on the market;

  • Construction products - Regulation (EU) 305 / 2011 CPR ¬ What will change from July 1 2013

    The next July 1 2013, two years after publication in the EU Official Journal, comes fully into force on Regulation (EU) 305 / 2011 CPR - Construction Products - repealing Direttiva89 / 106 / EEC 'CPD'.
    The Regulation has been studied with the aim of ensuring that information concerning the performance of construction products are reliable, this through the use of a common technical language to be used:
    - By Manufacturers / Importers when placing products on the market;

Companies and products

  • Members and product categories list

    In this section you will find the Repertoire of ANIMA member-companies , Complete and functional database of Italian companies in the mechanical sector.