Centrifugal pumps need to be kept in tip-top condition to handle harsh liquid-terminal operations.
In many cases, users rent pumps to help them meet specific project requirements.
New resin and Kevlar bulk molding compound adds strength to pump wear parts.
OEM pumps and parts outperform replicated products, and can save thousands per year in operating costs.
Packaged pumping systems are gaining in popularity due to benefits including ease of installation, single source responsibility and streamlined manufacturing.
The City of Hammond, Ind., recently received a large prefabricated housed booster system that will increase flow capacity for nearby residents by pressurizing the potable water from Lake Michigan.
Suppose, for a moment, that you are lounging on a beach somewhere in the vicinity of the equator.
The NPSH curve is roughly a lazy "U," reaching a minimum value at a capacity Q about 40 percent of the best‑efficiency capacity.
It is said that old pump men never die—they just lose their prime—and I fear that is partially true.
An unexpected bearing failure needs to be understood and seen as an opportunity for improvements.
Goulds 3196 i-FRAME uses ITT proprietary software to perform continuous temperature and vibration monitoring and alert end users via light emitting diodes (LED) if parameters are exceeded.