Martin J. Reed Jan 24, 2017
President Trump has halted grants and contracts issued by U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), raising questions among observers about what affect it would have on the federal department’s activities, according to media reports on Jan. 24, 2017.
Martin J. Reed Jun 28, 2016
The fallout from the U.K.’s historic referendum vote June 23 known as Brexit is continuing.
Alecia Archibald May 16, 2016
The world is facing a water crisis. Population is growing, droughts are lasting longer and access to clean water is scarce or non-existent for hundreds of millions of people.
Amelia Messamore May 3, 2016
For any centrifugal pump user, knowing the answers to the following six questions is key to reliable and efficient pump operation. The answers below are excerpts from a six-part series on centrifugal pump efficiency written by Pumps & Systems columnist Joe Evans.
Amelia Messamore Apr 6, 2016
Pumps & Systems columnist Jim Elsey has more than 40 years of experience in the pump industry.
Amelia Messamore Jan 5, 2016
BIRMINGHAM, Ala (Jan. 5, 2016) - In June 2011, the Department of Energy (DOE) issued a Request for Information that began the process of regulating pump efficiency in the U.S. for the first time. On New Year's Eve, that process culminated in the release of the anticipated final rule.
Mike Pemberton Sep 24, 2015
Many industrial plants, especially those that employ continuous processes, such as chemical, paper and refineries, are located on or near a river. Often, these facilities can pump 25 percent or more of the river flow through the plant.
Amelia Messamore Sep 21, 2015
A child in Malawi demonstrates that the LifePump is easy to use regardless of size or strength.
Mike Pemberton Sep 1, 2015
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Sept. 1, 2015) – Last month, CNN reported on the “The Blob” that is affecting the Pacific Northwest Coast waters.
Amy Cash Aug 4, 2015
The efficiency, reliability and safety of industrial compressor technology can be critical in a variety of applications.
Amelia Messamore Aug 4, 2015
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (Aug. 4, 2015) - In an effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and slow the effects of climate change, the Obama Administration has revealed the Clean Power Plan, the final version of the Environmental Protection Agency's (EPA) regulations on coal-burning power plants.
Amelia Messamore May 5, 2015
Supplied by Design Outreach in partnership with World Vision, SEEPEX and private donors, the LifePump is a progressing cavity pump that can reach depths of 325 feet—more than twice that of a typical hand pump.
Amelia Messamore Feb 23, 2015
Pump efficiency is a fundamental concern for every end user. A thorough understanding of the definition of efficiency and what factors affect it can help operators and engineers optimize equipment design and operation.
Amelia Messamore Dec 18, 2014
FORT SMITH, Ark. (Dec. 18, 2014) – In 1967, the Baldor Electric Company headquarters officially moved from the company’s birthplace of St. Louis, Missouri, to the historic town of Fort Smith, Arkansas.