sahara

Bringing Water to the Sahara Desert

The Algerian Ministry of Water Resources took up a project to create a reliable supply of water to the city and area...
waterjet pump

The Right Pump To Make The Cut

Every waterjet shop wants to produce their parts at the lowest possible cost. To achieve this objective, nothing is more important than...
petroleum-related pump

Improving Pump and Centrifuge Performance in Crude Oil Tank Bottom Cleaning and Drilling Solids...

One of the most important issues influencing the profitability of industrial and manufacturing operations is maximizing equipment uptime to maintain a consistent...
Internal Gear Pumps

The Benefits of Internal Gear Pumps in Industrial Operations

In last month’s introduction, we discussed how chemical-manufacturing processes require the use of dangerous chemicals, such as strong acids, caustics, solvents, resins,...
Municipal wastewater plant

Five Ways to Prevent Submersible Pump Failure due to Solids Buildup

Municipal wastewater applications are notorious for the difficult—sometimes bizarre—solids that make it into the flow system. These applications pose several difficulties including...
Jabsco Pump

A Sweet Result by Xylem’s Jabsco Pumps

Xylem’s Jabsco brand has launched an update to its iconic Hy-line series of hygienic rotary lobe pumps, an enhanced redesign based on...
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Best Practices for Pump Reliability: Pt 3 of 3

As we conclude this series, let us first review the major points raised in previous segments. We had introduced Parts 1 and...
Micro-Volume Fluid Control

Precision, Valveless Metering Pumps for Low and Micro-Volume Fluid Control

From R&D applications in the laboratory to small scale pilot plants, a broad array of low flow and micro-fluidic applications rely on...

Putting a Biogas Digester Solution to Work

Landia’s GasMix is a unique mixing system for anaerobic tanks on biogas plants. All the mechanical components of the Landia GasMix are...
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Best Practices for Pump Reliability: Pt 1 of 3

Centrifugal pumps in U.S. oil refineries and petrochemical plants typically reach mean-times-between failures (MTBFs) ranging from barely three years to as much...