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 throughput of...
Screw Pumps

Benefits of Screw Pumps in Oil-and-Gas Fluid-Handling Applications: Part 2 of 2

As mentioned in part 1 of this series, the solution to the shortcomings of centrifugal pumps can be positive displacement (PD) screw pumps. The...
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 are apt...
Landia AirJet

Adding Toughness to the Mix

Based at a ten-acre site on the banks of the Menai Strait in North Wales, the Roberts of Port Dinorwic food production facility has...
AODD pumps

AODD Pumps a First Choice for Chemical Processors: Part 2 of 2

There’s no question that the improvements in overall AODD pump operation and ADS capabilities have been significant over the years, and the same can...
AODD Pumps

AODD Pumps a First Choice for Chemical Processors: Part 1 of 2

The circumstances that prompted Jim Wilden to develop the air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pumping principle six decades ago have taken on almost mythic status: a...
coal slurry

Agitator Pumps Power through Coal Slurry at Electric Plant

Coal continues to play a significant role in the U.S. electric power industry. The American Coal Foundation reports that nine of every 10 tons...
JE Series

Eccentric Disc Pump Certified for Potentially Explosive Atmospheres

The eccentric disc pump JE Series is now available and certified for potentially explosive atmospheres for ATEX Zone 1. Today, all pumps proposed can...
Chemical Metering Pump

Choosing the Right Chemical Metering Pump for Treatment-Plant Systems: Part 2 of 2

Last month in part 1 of this series, we examined the myriad chemicals that can be used in wastewater-treatment systems, knowing that each one...
dry running conditions

Protection from Dry Running Conditions

Engineers responsible for municipal or industrial water storage, disinfection or effluent treatment systems will find the FlexSwitch® FLT93 Flow Switch by Fluid Components International...