Chemical Feed Pump

New Chemical Feed Pump at Minnesota Water Treatment Facility Reduces Maintenance and Improves Safety

The Victoria, Minnesota, water treatment facility needed a new pump to feed sodium hypochlorite under high pressure into the post-chlorination cycle of their water...
Pump Station

Large Utility Turns to Artificial Intelligence at Major Pump Station

Genesee County, Michigan, is considered to be part of the greater Mid-Michigan Area. The population as of the 2010 census was about 425,000, making...
Oil-and-Gas Fluid-Handling

Benefits of Screw Pumps in Oil-and-Gas Fluid-Handling Applications: Part 1 of 2

People are programmed, whether consciously or subconsciously, to embrace the familiar. At the same time, when asked to complete a task, we...
AutoPumps

For Landfill and Remediation Pumping, AutoPumps Can Take the Heat

AutoPumps are air-powered positive displacement pumps that require no surface timer-based controllers, bubblers, or sensors in the well to operate. The pump is activated...
Activated Sludge

How to Control Activated Sludge with Online Sensors: Part 1 of 3

The goal for domestic wastewater treatment in the twenty-first century should be to have a minimal carbon footprint and to be 100 percent self-sustainable...
Asset Performance Management

The Digital Transformation Begins

A sweeping digital transformation of the electricity landscape has begun. Organizations that move with urgency to drive a digital strategy throughout their businesses will...
Bearing Isolators on Pumps

Ensuring Success When Applying Bearing Isolators on Pumps

A well-known technique for increasing pump reliability is sealing the bearing housing with non-contacting Bearing Isolators over less expensive contact seals. Because...
Vesconite

Pump Refurbishment Package Focuses on Energy Efficiency

An Australian company that specializes in both on-site and off-site pump refurbishment is finding that energy efficiency is an important driver in its refurbishment...
potato chips

RAD-AX® Technology Chips Away at Food Industry Challenge

Potato chips—they’re almost as American as apple pie. They are ubiquitous in our lives, commonly showing up at lunch time and featured prominently at...
cloud-based SCADA

Flexible Chlorine Injection Pacing Using Cloud-Based SCADA

The City of White Deer, Texas, is located in North Texas and serves approximately 500 water taps. The water distribution operation includes a flow-pacing...