PUMPS ARTICLES

VIDEO: Russian water utility completes upgrades in Leningrad with more to come

A Russian water utility has completed a project to upgrade three pumping stations and introduce chemical phosphorous removal in Leningrad Obla, Northwest Russia.

Pumping services station in PA offers sludge, sewerage solutions

The opening of a new major pumping services station from APSCO was recently announced and has been established in Aston, Pa.

Diverting Flow: Bypass Pumps Employed in SC Gravity Sewer Line Rehabilitation

The installation of bypass pumps helped divert flows up to 30 million gallons per day during the reconstruction of a debilitated large-diameter sewer line in Columbia, S.C.

Power Precautions: Analyzing Pump Startup and Shutdown Best Practices

Many important factors should be considered during pump transient conditions, such as startups and/or shutdowns, to help minimize the pressure and power stresses related to those processes.

Aeration system

Landia's AirJet system can aerate thicker sludge than other systems.

Pumping solution from Xylem reduces energy, costs at Italy WWTP by 35 percent

A Xylem pumping solution has reduced energy consumption and operating costs at an Italy municipal water treatment plant by 35 percent.

Pipe coating

Plascoat Systems' PPA 571 Aqua is a universal thermoplastic coating to provide a "one product suits all" solution for the water industry and to help water authorities reduce maintenance a...

Decentralized Treatment: System Features Fixed Film Media Filters, Drip Irrigation Disposal

The destruction caused by Hurricane Katrina in 2005 crippled the coastal counties of Mississippi. As a result, the Jackson County Utility Authority initiated the development of decentralized wastew...

Pump Reliability: The Big Picture

These steps can help you determine pump reliability and are broken down into five basic categories: type, installation, application, operation, and maintenance, with application further broken down...

Gorman-Rupp receives presidential award for export expansion

The Gorman-Rupp Company received the President's "E" Award for Exports at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. on May 21.