Ampac Fine Chemicals (AFC) is a leading U.S. contract manufacturer of active pharmaceutical ingredients and registered intermediates. Our company, which is a wholly-owned subsidiary of American...
Pumps & Systems, May 2007 How to Talk to Managers Most financial decisions of any consequence at your facility are made by managers; Plant Managers, Project Managers, Operations Managers,...
Overhauling or servicing big pumps and valves means dealing with big bores. After installation in the field, valves and pumps often require maintenance to rid the inside diameter (ID) of foreign...
Pumps & Systems, May 2007If you are new to the pump arena, you may be a bit taken back by the number of pump models offered by various pump manufacturers. When you take a look at their performance...
Global Pumps MarketAs the cornerstone of all industrial applications, pumps continue to sustain their importance in a mature market characterized by steady growth and slow technology change. Key...
Pumps & Systems, May 2007Ampac Fine Chemicals (AFC) is a leading U.S. contract manufacturer of active pharmaceutical ingredients and registered intermediates. Our company, which is a wholly-owned...
Pumps & Systems, May 2007If pump cavitation is not detected and quickly eliminated, significant damage can occur to the impeller and other internal components. Since cavitation (the formation and...
Everybody knows that a rotating part or pump is going to produce vibration. Service personnel in the pump repair business, the air compressor industry, and electrical power generator providers all...
Changes in the world economy, the markets we serve and the pump industry are continuing at an exponential rate. To a large extent, the pump industry has reacted to change more than it has been a...
Manufacturers of braided packings are often asked to simply supply "A PTFE packing." Though this may seem a straightforward request, it generates questions that must be answered to ensure the correct...
Surge Control in Pumping Stations
This primer presents basic surge control principles and the functions of various valves associated with pumping stations.Water pipelines and distribution systems are subjected to surges almost daily,...