VSX-VOGEL SOFTWARE, a European designer of pump selection software, announced that it has signed a cooperation agreement with China's Beijing Epump Co., Ltd. The agreement covers the localization of software, an exclusive distributorship, the cooperation of Internet portals and mutual marketing activities. The main project of the agreement is the localization and distribution of all Spaix(R) software products. The series includes software and Internet solutions for selection, configuration and sales of centrifugal pumps.

Besides software localization and distribution, there is also a plan for an online cooperation between the two pump community websites China Epump (www.epump.cn) and IMPELLER.NET ((www.impeller.net).