Part 1 (Pumps & Systems, August 2012) discussed an example in which neglecting corrections for velocity head and gauge elevation did not introduce significant errors in the calculations.
Aug. 28, 2012 – With Hurricane Isaac reaching Category 1 strength today just after noon (CST) in the Gulf of Mexico, the nation prepares for its impact. The pump and oil and gas industries will be affected and have already taken precautions.
(May 2012) We continue to read reports about renewable energy sources building momentum as a power generating vehicle. However, according to the U.S.
The late Charlie Jackson, vibration expert at Monsanto, once told me that he was unaware of any centrifugal pump manufacturer that knew how to calculate the hydraulic axial thrust produced within the liquid ends of their pumps.
(March 15, 2012) - Pumps may be the heart of industry, but the it's the people who work with the pumps who truly provide the heartbeat.