In the process industries—water, wastewater, oil and gas, food and beverage, chemical processing, mining, building services, pulp and paper—pumps are ubiquitous. The pumps used in those industries vary widely and each requires expert handling. These articles provide information on selecting the right pump for the application, as well as testing and troubleshooting, installation and maintenance on those pumps.

Last month, Jim Elsey discussed pump performance and reliability issues that occur when operating the pump away from the preferred operating region (POR).

Harnessing institutional knowledge—it is a popular topic of discussion in the pump industry. Here, we pay tribute to and highlight the accomplishments of four such experienced professionals to learn what they want the next generation to know.

Harnessing institutional knowledge—it is a popular topic of discussion in the pump industry. Here, we pay tribute to and highlight the accomplishments of four such experienced professionals to learn what they want the next generation to know.