A major concern of U.S. petroleum refineries and chemical process plants is regulatory compliance. Federal, state, special regulatory district and consent decree mandates require compliance of all...
Pumps & Systems, October 2008 Yuba County Water Agency in Marysville, Calif., recently chose a wireless system as a solution for a water pump problem. Here are some of benefits they...
Pumps & Systems, October 2008The Merchandise Mart in Chicago, Ill. is the world's largest commercial building, largest wholesale design center and a premier international business location....
Pumps & Systems, October 2008 Explore the current condition of SCADA reports and some new technology that will improve the quality of those reports.  With the advent of SCADA for sewerage...
Pumps & Systems, October 2008If the question is "How can our company grow?" the answer, according to many experts in the pump industry, is simple-globalize.The uncomplicated concept of...
Pumps & Systems, October 2008 To achieve a sustainable future, the green movement demands increased energy efficiency and conservation. Here is a look at how these changes will impact the water...
Introduction In hydraulic cylinders, used in everything from precise positioning equipment in machine tools to heavy earth moving machinery in the toughest working environments, the requirements for...
Here is one possible solution to maintaining the correct amount of chlorine for effective drinking water disinfection in a large municipal drinking water system. Maintaining the correct amount of...
A mature community with an aging infrastructure, Beaver Falls, Pa., has faced many challenges. Home to one of the oldest and largest wastewater treatment facilities in Beaver County, the city has been...
Pumps & Systems, October 2008 Water and wastewater systems in the United States use a tremendous amount of power. The EPA estimates that these systems use 50 trillion watt-hours annually at a...
Water and wastewater systems in the United States use a tremendous amount of power. The EPA estimates that these systems use 50 trillion watt-hours annually at a cost of $4 billion. Combined with...
Pumps & Systems, October 2008 Here is a primer on the proper locations for surge protection in water and wastewater facilities.  A pump could be considered the heart of the water/wastewater...
Pumps & Systems, October 2008 Since municipal codes frequently deal with the most crucial areas of public life-covering the safety of life and property-it is understandable that preference is...
Pumps & Systems, October 2008Q.What is a free standing baseplate and when should it be used? Are there any special design requirements?A.A free standing baseplate is designed to properly support a...