On March 30 it was published Circular no. 4 / E (available here), Prepared jointly by the Inland Revenue and the Ministry of Economic Development, with fiscal and technical explanations for the correct application of Super and Hyper Amortization.
ASSOPOMPE, the federation association ANIMA that represents in Confindustria the association of Italian pumps manufacturers, has been the protagonist of the Water Festival - which was held at the University of Bari
from 8 to 11 october us - with a speech devoted to the eco-friendly design of wastewater pumps.
At the Shareholders' Meeting of 22 June 2017, ing. Carlo Banfi (Aturia Spa Group) has been unanimously confirmed as President Assopompe.
As vice-chairman, Andrea Rovatti (Rovatti and Figli Pompe SpA) was re-confirmed.
The Europump Annual Meeting meets annually 17 14 National Associations representing EU Member States to which are added Turkey, Russia and Switzerland. These are supplemented by a large US delegation, the result of the collaboration agreement with Hydraulyc Institute.
Meetings and Workshops update participants on relevant topics for the sector - in particular the European directives, energy and environmental issues, Community and international law as well as market trends.
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.