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...

Landia Pumps Clear the FOG at Texas Lift Stations

By Soren Rasmussen, Landia Nestled in the pastoral landscape of the Blue Lake Estates’ Community, a group of cautiously optimistic operators, officials, and suppliers gathered...

Bespoke Power Measurement System for Heavy-Duty Pumps Using Existing Couplings

By Mila Darling, Datum Electronics Power plants use a wide range of pumps for multiple operations. These include primary pump systems, such as boiler feed...

New Lease on Life for Boiler Feed Pumps

By Manish Talwar, Sulzer Boiler feed pumps are essential pieces of equipment for power generation plants. High energy requirements mean they need to be efficient...
Börger's rotary pump

Rotary Lobe Pumps Prove Unstoppable

By Chris French An innovative new Borger pump at Cliff Quay Wastewater Treatment Works is significantly improving the blend of liquified sludge and cake for...

Paradigm Shift Towards Solar Powered Centrifugal Pumps

By Namrata Dave Rapidly changing agricultural technology combined with constant improvement in farm machinery is leading to wide adoption of energy efficient centrifugal pumps, creating...

Improving Outcomes for Thermally Enhanced NAPL Recovery

By David Kaminski, QED Environmental Systems, Inc. The site of a former U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) nuclear weapons production facility in Largo, Florida, also...