In a typical plant, pumps often are controlled by semiconductors such as microprocessors, power electronics and variable frequency drives (VFDs) to digitally link assets and provide better process
The Jordan, Knauff & Company (JKC) Valve Stock Index was up 14.4 percent during the last 12 months, staying under the broader S&P 500 Index, which was up 22.1 percent.
As the months pass, the evidence is becoming increasingly clear—North America is in the midst of a golden age of oil and natural gas production. Record levels of recovery in U.S.
Countries in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) have always been prominent food importers rather than producers.
Centrifugal pumps often experience repeat failures. Maintenance and reliability professionals are charged with preventing them.
Aski slope in the middle of a desert—it sounds a bit radical. However, modern technology has made skiing a possibility all over the world, no matter the geography, climate or time of year.
During the last 20 years, the demand for freshwater in the Middle East and North Africa has increased significantly—particularly because this is one of the world’s most arid regions.
As the international demand for oil and gas rises, producers are heavily focusing on extending recovery from producing wells and developing new assets.
Operators are the eyes, ears and manipulators of switches and valves in their plants. They often receive training from a two-year associate degree program or on-the-job training.
Sewage pumps operate based on Daniel Bernoulli’s principles (Hydrodynamica, 1738), which define the effects of balanced energy on fluid systems.
The global metering pump market is expected to experience moderate growth during the next few years.
Submersible pumps, as the name suggests, are specifically designed to be submerged in the liquid that is pumped.
Q. What is a string test, and when should one be specified?
Hamilton, Ontario, is one of Canada’s major metropolitan cities.
In sewage grinder pumps, domestic wastewater from one or a few households flows by gravitation to a pumping station equipped with one or two grinder pumps, having a discharge pipe of nominal diame
Pump manufacturers know that the engineering phrase “fit and forget” never holds true for rotating equipment.
Several North American government agencies and organizations share the responsibility of protecting the public’s health and safety while serving the best interests of water treatment facilities.
Despite their simplicity, centrifugal pumps often experience repeat failures that even seasoned maintenance and reliability professionals have trouble preventing.
Most homes built before 1970 are connected to a sewer through a gravity sewer system.
The Jordan, Knauff & Company (JKC) Valve Stock Index was up 9 percent during the last 12 months, staying under the broader S&P 500 Index, which was up 13.1 percent.