Last of Four Parts Editor's Note: While running a pump at its best efficiency point saves money, reduces downtime and improves performance, many plant managers are unaware of how their equipment is...
Modern software provides plants with the data they need to improve reliability while empowering pump operators to make well-informed decisions.
System design and instrumentation decisions can impact the efficiency and maintenance requirements of these pumps in wastewater applications.
At the end of May 2014, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) released the Final Rule that amends the regulation for integral horsepower motors. Until the rule takes effect June 1, 2016, motor...
End users must consider several factors to ensure the correct pump for their specific needs.
With the right implementation, continuous machine monitoring can improve production and increase equipment effectiveness.
Chemical injection will only be successful if all variables are taken into consideration and installation adheres to suggested protocols.
Part 3 Editor's Note: While running a pump at its best efficiency point saves money, reduces downtime and improves performance, many plant managers are unaware of how their equipment is actually...
These pumps prevent equipment from corroding, provide lower costs and increase efficiency.
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Aug. 10, 2015) – Pumps & Systems, the leading magazine for pump users worldwide, is proud to announce the “Impact of Amended Motor Efficiency Rules on the Pump Industry”...
As food production needs increase, this technology allows end users to conserve water and increase efficiency.
While running a pump at its best efficiency point saves money, reduces downtime and improves performance, many plant managers are unaware of how their equipment is actually performing. This series,...
Flow accelerators and hybrid mixers provide effective performance while consuming less energy to generate turbulence.
These recommendations can help end users prevent equipment degradation in pulp and paper applications.
This pump type's unique system design requirements are often ignored or misapplied, which affects reliability and operation.
These pumps provide an efficient solution for handling large particles in sticky solutions.
Editor's Note: While running a pump at its best efficiency point saves money, reduces downtime and improves performance, many plant managers are unaware of how their equipment is actually...
Process control software reduces costs while increasing process accuracy and protection.
The Chinese government is promoting greater automation and optimization of processes to improve the energy utilization rate.
Protecting these two components can lead to longer equipment life.
This equipment avoids the risk of leaks and pipe damage associated with injection mold pumps.
Consider more than the efficiency rating to select the most cost-effective system for the pumping application.
Comprehensive testing revealed unexpected relationships.
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The city of Richmond, Canada, selected customized technology to suit the area's unusual requirements.
With the right setup, this software can open new possibilities for system and pump design improvements.
How pumps play a role in the WATER-ENERGY NEXUS
I received many comments from Pumps & Systems readers on "How to Calculate Pump Specific Speed" (Pumps & Systems, January 2015) and "How Efficient Is Your Pump?" (Pumps & Systems, February 2015). ...
Diaphragms in pumps and valves isolate liquid from mechanical components. Diaphragm pumps and valves work well in applications with pressures that cause recirculation in centrifugal pumps and...