Integrity of Pulsation Dampeners in Liquid Systems Part 2

In the second part of this analysis, we hope to demonstrate the real need for a better system to understand and monitor the integrity...

Fouling and Cleaning Profiles of Filter Membranes

Fouling and cleaning profiles of four types of filter membranes were obtained using Micro-90® and/or Micro® A07. Simulated fouling processes were performed by using...

Generating Renewable Energy from Wastewater

As industrial customers seek greater water reuse and repurpose, while facing more stringent discharge limits, creating new designs and applications becomes critical to meet...

What Not to Cool on Some Process Pumps

In part 1 of this article, we began our explanation of cooling water-related experience at true Best-of-Class (BOC) companies. Now, in the second half,...

Precision Fluid Control for Food and Beverage Ingredient Additions

Food and beverage processing plant operators looking to add vitamins, colors, flavors, fragrances, enzymes, and preservatives into their processes have a new option available...

Safe Conveyance of Sour Crude Oil Despite Demanding Process Conditions

Sour crude oil contains a high amount of impure sulfur. To convert sour crude oil into valuable and refined fuel the impurities occurring as...

Offshore Opportunities Continue for Pumping Professionals

Trained pipefitters and welders come across opportunities to work on offshore oilrigs across U.S. waters and around the globe. They are responsible for ensuring...

High-precision Ingredient Metering for Spreadable Butter

Spreadable butter is one of the primary products of the Danish/Swedish dairy company Arla. At their facility in Götene Arla is producing the brand...

Plant Reduces Cooling Tower Chemical Usage by One-Third

Docupak LLC, a full service marketing company headquartered in Alabaster, Alabama, has reduced chemical usage by a third and removed all scale from its...

Achieving Full Containment with Dangerous Chemicals: Part 2 of 2

In the previous article, we introduced how one type of pumping technology—positive displacement (PD) solid-body plastic air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pumps—possesses the design and construction...