PUMPS ARTICLES

Partnership to provide industry pros with advanced pump services

A training partner agreement between Hydraulic Institute and Hydro Inc., will provide industry professionals with advanced pump services.

Pump Protection: The Pros and Cons of Various Centrifugal Pump Casing Types

Casing type can have a large impact on pump reliability (the mean time between repairs) and, to a lesser extent, pump efficiency when pump flow rates are above or below the best efficiency point (B...

Skid pumping system

Sodimate Inc.'s mounted slurry system integrates a slurry tank, skid pumps and controls, and is pre-wired and ready to use, allowing for quick installation and startup.

Considerations for Designing Piping Adjacent to a Centrifugal Pump

Sound pump piping, especially to the inlet, is critical for optimum pump performance and life, and properly-designed suction piping determines the uniformity of the flow delivered to the pump

Bar screens to help channel debris at US Army Corps of Engineers' PCCP facilities

US Army Corps of Engineers will use mechanical bar screens for channel debris removal at its Permanent Canal Closures In New Orleans, LA.

Southeast Asia coal mine operation aided by electric submersible pumps

Phonesak anthracite coal mine in Laos of Southeast Asiato continue operations in monsoon season with help from Atlas Copco WEDA pumps.

Bearing Burdens: Reducing Lubrication Contaminants to Improve Bearing Life, Lifecycle Costs

In past columns, I've addressed various issues related to pump reliability, with lubricant contamination often taken for granted; however, being the second leading cause of pump failures (with mech...

Submersible pumps to create white water for UK kayaking

Bedford Pumps to supply submersible axial pump sets to UK's Pinkston Water Sports Centre to create white water for kayaking purposes.

China adopts Landia pumps, mixers for two new WWTPs

Gullin, China chose Landia's flowmakers, mixers and recirculation pumps for two new wastewater treatment plants being built in the city.

New pump station installed at major England storage, distribution company

Landia introduced a new pump station for its neighbor Grocontinental to handle wastewater and yard runoff at the Whitchurch site.