Thermoplastics in Fluid Handling

The Use of Thermoplastics in Fluid Handling: Part 2 of 2

In part 1 of this series, we established that thermoplastics present many benefits across a range of industry areas because they are...
API Seal Flush Plan-11

Solving the API Seal Flush Plan-11 Venting Issue

One of the pumps I am handling in my current project is an OH2 self-venting centrifugal pump. It is designed for a...

Outfitting an Innovative Autogas Installation

For more than half a century, Italy has taken a leading role in Europe in identifying and utilizing alternative fuels that can...
TDWLB pressure/temperature sensor

Change Is In The Air

What's the pressure in that refrigerant line, oil line, water line or gas cylinder? Now you can check your cell phone or...
Bearing Housing Protector Seals

How to Cost-justify Bearing Housing Protector Seals – Part 2 of 4

In the first of this four-part article, we pointed out the importance of keeping contaminants away from lube oil in pump bearing...
Bearing Housing Protector Seals

How to Cost-justify Bearing Housing Protector Seals – Part 3 of 4

In this third part of the four-part series, we will highlight ratings and standards for bearing housing protector seals as well as...
ThomasNet

The Right Fit

Partnership with ThomasNet transforms valve and fittings company's detailed product content and CAD assets into powerful business advantages. DK-Lok®...
penstock at a pumping station

Piece by Piece

Ham Baker and Unitspark have completed the intricate installation of a penstock at a pumping station in South London in which a...
Vacuum Pump

Are You Choosing the Right Seal for Your Vacuum Pump?

Mechanical seals can fail for many reasons, and vacuum applications present particular challenges. For example, certain seal faces exposed to vacuum can...
warning signs of rotating machinery

Know the Warning Signs

The ability to separate “busy at work” from paying attention to the warning signs of rotating machinery may create confusion for some...