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...
Precision Lubrication

Extending Pump Life through Precision Lubrication

According to major bearing manufacturers such as SKF, an estimated 63 percent of premature bearing failures can be directly or indirectly attributed...
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,...
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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...
AODD

Four Reasons to Choose AODD Pumps for Chemical Processes

Since its invention in 1955 as a mining pump, the air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump has established a well-earned reputation as a technology...
Global Reciprocating Pumps Market Share

Smart Technologies: Redefining the Reciprocating Pumps Market

Extreme volatility in the global oil prices is leading a tight price war among larger players. The decline in oil prices is...
B&G booster pump

Bell & Gossett Celebrates 100 Years of Innovation: Part 1 of 2

When young engineers W.C. Bell and E.J. Gossett formed the Bell & Gossett Company on a cold Chicago day in January 1916,...
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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...
Asphalt Pumping

Take the “Fault” Out of Asphalt Pumping

Anthropologists have determined that the tarlike petroleum byproduct known as bitumen, defined as “a black, viscous mixture of hydrocarbons,” was first used...
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...