Godwin Pumps of America Changes Name to Xylem Dewatering Solutions
January 19, 2012Godwin, manufacturer of the Dri-Prime automatic self-priming, dry-running pump, is changing its legal name to Xylem Dewatering Solutions Inc., effective Jan. 1.
“Godwin will remain the brand name for the Dri-Prime series of pumps,” said Michel Bakhos, president of Xylem Dewatering Solutions Inc. The change in company name reflects its continued efforts to provide customers a broader product range, value-added services and integrated solutions from a growing branch footprint.
“We are known in the industry for the highest standards of professionalism, support, and response,” said Bakhos. “Our commitment is to build on this foundation and keep growing the offering of Dri-Prime pumps and Flygt submersible pumps, as well as launching new products and services.”
Godwin is a brand of Xylem Inc. and maintains a fleet of more than 6,000 portable rental pumps and 3,200 pieces of related equipment for use in dewatering in construction, mining and quarrying; in drinking water supply; and in wastewater bypasses in municipal, industrial and environmental markets. Xylem (XYL) is a leading global water technology provider, enabling customers to transport, treat, test and efficiently use water in public utility, residential and commercial building services, industrial and agricultural settings.