The construction, seals and protective monitoring contribute to the motor’s ability to operate in and under water.
A software simulation tool and detailed engineering analysis procedure are needed for problem solving.
The cost of aftermarket pump upgrades are minimal compared to the cost of downtime and repairs.
This equipment eliminated a SAG copper mill gearbox’s maintenance issues resulting from contact lip seals that had a short and unreliable service life.
Use a mathematical model that estimates vibration at the top bearing of a motor used on a vertical, wet-pit, column type pump.
A slurry pump hydraulic lab performs tests which can lead to improvements in pump design for reduced impact wear effects.
There are many indications that end users should not use a valve for flow control—or at least not to extremes.
Inspections can identify undetected issues to prevent sanitary sewer overflows and the fines that can accompany them.