PUMPS ARTICLES

Damaging Flow Phenomena: Destructive Factors Determine Centrifugal Pump Minimum Flow Rates

Centrifugal pumps should be operated at or near their best efficiency point. However, not all pump applications are static in nature and instead require the pump to operate over a range of flow rat...

Submersible propeller pumps

Xylem's Flygt Submersible Propeller Pumps move large volumes of water within low to medium head applications.

Skid pump system

Sodimate'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 start-up.

Pumping systems

Gorman-Rupp manufactures high performance pumps and pumping systems for the municipal, construction, water, wastewater, sewage, industrial, petroleum, fire, agricultural, and OEM markets.

Balkans Breakthrough with Bulgaria Wastewater Upgrade

One of the largest wastewater treatment plants in the Balkans had to be refurbished and expanded to accommodate an increase in population and meet regulatory demands. Lenko Georgiev looks at how tw...

Reducing Head Loss in Sludge Pumping Applications

The treatment of sludge is one of the more demanding applications in the sector. As a result, poor performing pumping systems can often result from underestimating this substance and not considerin...

Yorkshire water resources, waterways improved with new pumping stations

Bedford Pumps has secured contracts to supply pumps to three of Yorkshire Water's pumping stations on Yorkshire, England's coastline.

Peristaltic pumps recognized for excelling in diverse applications

Verderflex® Industrial peristaltic pumps are robust pumps, ideal for heavy duty operations on intermittent or continuous duty cycles.

Product Focus: Sludge Pumping - System helps WWTP reduce equipment costs

The City of Savannah, GA, has installed new pumps to help improve performance of the dewatered sludge pumping system, reduce maintenance downtime and cost, and eliminate the need for hydraulic pump...

Clog Busters: System Helps Smooth Pumping of Fibrous Cleaning Products

New pumps helped end chronic clogging of lift stations at Jefferson Parish, LA, during a trial test of a new pumping system. The original pumps struggled to handle dusters, hygiene wipes and other ...