Hydraulic Institute Pump FAQs November 2006
Q. I know that water hammer can do substantial damage to pumps and piping. What can be done to remove this threat? A. The following comments are taken from an HI Standard, ANSI/HI 2.3 Vertical...
Suction Bell Upgrades for Vertical Turbine Pumps
How long should a vertical pump’s suction bell last? That was a question a plant manager asked me during a recent consulting assignment for a power plant. A pump manufacturer’s typical response to...
Online Monitoring Assures Reliability, Saves Money
The reliability of this pumping station had to be improved to keep up with demand and prevent service outage.Tarrant Regional Water District (TRWD) was established in 1924 as a result of Fort Worth...