BRIDGEPORT, NJ, Jan. 1, 2012 -- Godwin, manufacturer of the Dri-Prime® automatic self-priming, dry-running pump, is changing its legal name to Xylem Dewatering Solutions Inc. The change is effective on January 1, 2012.
"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 our 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 Michel. "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 (http://www.godwinpumps.com) is a brand of Xylem Inc., and maintains a fleet of over 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.