Piping plans for mechanical seals are used to improve the environmental conditions around a seal, extend its capabilities and allow operators to monitor seal performance. American Petroleum Institute...
Inspect compression surfaces thoroughly to help ensure leak-free repairs.
Price, operating costs and reliability are key factors in any TCO calculation.
My last two columns (Pumps & Systems, April and May 2014) explained how pump suction behavior depends on how suction pressure is reduced. The original video, which showed two suction pressure tests,...
Targeted product recovery in hygienic manufacturing reduces waste, decreases operating costs and maximizes the use of raw materials and end products.
The pumping operation experienced an 80-percent reduction in energy use.
Pressure gauges are inexpensive components that can predict the causes of poor reliability in centrifugal pumps and prevent costly repairs and downtime.
The best option for preventing bearing currents depends on the source of the problem.
These pumps require regular attention, so end users should carefully consider the design options.
The updated regulations may require machine redesign and premium efficiency motors and components.
The Jordan, Knauff & Company (JKC) Valve Stock Index was up 20.4 percent during the last 12 months, while the broader S&P 500 Index was up 19.0 percent. The JKC Pump Stock Index was up 39.3 percent...
Many options are available to meet industry and application requirements.
These are the details of the snowmaking machines used during the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.