A core objective of the undergraduate course Thermo-Fluids Design and Lab in the Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering at the University of Florida (UF) is for students to use a hand

Efficient operations will always be crucial for the pump industry.

The Internet of Things (IoT) is changing the way pumps and related systems are monitored and maintained.

In my last article, “Understanding Available Technology Is Necessary for Successful Vibration Monitoring” (Pumps & Systems, July 2016, read it

Editor’s Note: This article is part of an ongoing series by the author covering topics related to predictive maintenance.

Released in May 2014, the fourth edition of the American Petroleum Institute (API) Standard 682 provides guidance for monitoring the sealing systems used on pumps deployed in the petroleum, natural

Regardless of the application, most uninterruptible power supply (UPS) users require some degree of customization.

In the past year, sophisticated cybersecurity attacks have demonstrated that a multitude of industries and organizations are at risk.

Process scaling affects numerous industries, causing varying degrees of unwanted costs and downtime.

While revolutionary technology changes have transformed the world of health care, entertainment and retail, the industrial marketplace has also been impacted by the digital era.

German company ICL-IP Bitterfeld GmbH has been producing phosphorus-based flame retardant since 1997. Its plant in Bitterfeld-Wolfen employs about 80 people.

Because of the complicated nature of pump flow and pressure control, industrial plants have often incorporated control of complex pumping and related systems using distributed control systems (DCSs

Unlike residential consumers, industrial and commercial companies pay for the reactive kilovolt-amps (kVA) demand power they use along with the active kilowatt (kW) energy they consume.

In today's industrial landscape, remote monitoring of rotating assets is critical for reliable operation.

Process control through traditional adjustable speed drives (ASDs) with

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