How oil and gas facilities can manage assets.
Production surveillance can extend well life when combined with artificial lift techniques.
Is sizing for the application worth the cost?
Beachside town works with FEMA to prevent future flooding.
Both undersizing and oversizing can harm your system.
Learn the distinctions between ISO 15848-1 and API 641
Dr. Nelik and other experts make recommendations for an engineer in a Middle Eastern plant.
These valves can alleviate a variety of pump system issues.
Protect your system from this damaging phenomenon.
Learn about equipment options for agricultural applications.
Key insights into lowering system pressure will increase efficiency.
Understanding the cause of the potentially damaging pressure surges is the key to finding the right solution.
A nearly fully opened valve allows increasing flow—hence higher production—while eliminating a bottleneck or pinch in the system is possible.
Technological advances related to pump control valves also help pumping system performance and energy savings.
Many of these factors relate to the ongoing instability in various parts of Europe, but in today’s interconnected global economy, innumerable current events and trends can impact the marketplace.
Pumps & Systems staff spoke with Mark Gimson, Business Development and Marketing Manager for Singer Valve Inc., about the major trends to anticipate in 2017 that will affect the pump-related industry....
Proper selection, installation and maintenance can ensure optimal performance and longevity.
Avoiding these shortcuts can prevent many headaches in the long run.
Read these guidelines, and use the scorecard at the end of the article to find out.
In 1996, Idaho National Engineering and Environmental Laboratory's Advanced Test Nuclear Reactor operators manually shut down the reactor after noticing pressure oscillations. A control valve, which...
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Isolation valves, centrifugal solids separators and clean-in-place connections improve thermal performance.
The Jordan, Knauff & Company (JKC) Valve Stock Index was down 25.8 percent over the last twelve months, while the broader S&P 500 Index was up 9.3 percent. The JKC Pump Stock Index also decreased 20.6...
In the coastal city of Salalah, Oman, the valves supply consistent service throughout the city's tourism season.