Learning About Elusive Pump Failure Causes

By Heinz P. Bloch The recent book “Optimized Lubrication, Oil Mist Technology, and Storage Preservation” (see reference 1) delves into issues that were recognized and...

A Call to Keep Workers Safer When Transferring Flammable and Combustible Liquids

By Nancy Westcott, GoatThroat Pumps Every day industrial workers transfer potentially hazardous chemicals, such as solvents, acetones, lubricants, cleansers, and acids, from large drums into...

All Electric Double Diaphragm Pump Changes the Game

By Chuck Martin, ABEL Pumps The all electric diaphragm pump is changing the game in double diaphragm pumping. It is a positive displacement pump for...

Analysis of Peristaltic Pumping Technology in the Mining Industry: Part 2 of 2

By Rob Martindale, Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group Last month, we stressed that the importance of water and the impact of mining on local and regional...

New Industrial-strength Pumps Handle Critical Water Challenges

By Joshua Allen, Xylem Industrial Solutions Xylem continues to advance its holistic approach to smart industrial water and fluid management by expanding its leading pump...

Analysis of Peristaltic Pumping Technology in the Mining Industry

By Rob Martindale, Watson-Marlow Fluid Technology Group The importance of water cannot be underestimated, and consequently all mines must carefully assess the impact of mining...

Solving a Smelly Situation

By Thomas Renner, Photos by Talmage Brown-Ward Nothing lasts forever, but especially so in highly-corrosive wastewater treatment plants. Pinellas County in Florida learned that unpleasant...

The Control Valve Alternative: Efficient Pump Protection for Large Pumps

By Ralf Loehe, Circor / Schroedahl In the power production or oil and gas industries, centrifugal pumps for fire protection or condensate systems and other...

Seven Advantages of Automatic Lubrication

By Donald Schroeder, Power Lube Industrial Automatic lubricators are devices that can be programmed to deliver lubricant (grease or oil) on a timed basis. In...

Corrosion Causes Damage to Non-resistant Metallic Components

By Stephan Wild, HOMA Pump Technology Especially when pumping chemically aggressive and abrasive waste water, as well as liquid chemicals, pumps must be particularly resilient...