Clearing detrimental materials such as rag balls before they cause harm in a system increases the efficiency of pumps, which reduces energy consumption and cuts operational costs.
Here is a great example of some real creative thinking on the part of Caleb Carter, Tencarva Arkansas Sales Engineer. A customer (particle board manufacturer) in his territory called to let him know about an odd opportunity involving guarding a large belt sander.
If lubricants are a part of your services, you could be leaving money on the table, or more specifically, in the container.
This booster system features Goulds Water Technology e-SV, ITT PumpSmart, ESSCO enclosures and wiring with Tencarva Fabrication welding and assembling the piping and components.
Once again, SEEPEX is leading the way in the technical development of progressive cavity pumps. SEEPEX is the first manufacturer to offer a newly developed progressive cavity pump, which is certified according to the new EHEDG testing process and given Type EL Class 1 certification.
Federal standards protect groundwater by requiring some landfills to use plastic liners to collect and treat leachate. Leachate, which is the resulting liquid that drains or “leaches” through a landfill after it rains, varies widely in composition, depending on the age of the landfill and the type of waste there. When a new wastewater treatment […]
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DESMI ROTAN HD Internal gear pumps in cast iron, for a wide range of viscous, non-corrosive liquids. HD pumps are specifically designed for numerous applications and those involving high viscosity liquids. DESMI has a range of ROTAN Internal Gear Pumps for various applications. The HD pump is for the pumping of Pumping of oil, asphalt, […]
Here’s a Way to Deal With Rags and Wipes Without Grinding or Chopping
A device inserted in a pump control panel regulates pump behavior to enable troublesome wipes to pass through.
Blockages and failures occur more often with some pump types, but for many of today’s water operators, there is a solution. Here, we take a look at how progressive cavity (PC) pumps are solving some of the water industry’s key pumping challenges.
Mouvex is pleased to announce the availability of the SLC45 eccentric disc pump. An extension of Mouvex’s SLC Series pump line, this new pump was created to increase flow rate offerings to 45 m3/h (198 gpm).
Learn about how Delta Cooling Towers Anti-Microbial Towers help keep patients safe from water borne diseases.
Aldie Waste Water Pump Station start up with Tencarva Machinery Field Service.
CombiTherm Plus pumps are designed to handle thermal fluids including mineral or synthetic heat transfer oil up to 660 °F at 360 PSI and hot water or glycol based thermal fluids up to 400 °F at 450 PSI without the need for expensive auxiliary cooling or shaft sealing systems.
Video of the DESMI in-line DSL double suction centrifugal pump. The design of the suction side provides for a perfect flow, and the inlet is placed in line with the outlet. Add to this the advanced double suction impeller and the result is high efficiency and low NPSH-values.
Alemite announces the introduction of its new Model 6800 Lever-Action Coupler to make lubrication quicker and easier.
NOV recently launched the Tolteq™ iSeries near-bit sub (iNBS), which is a near-bit tool that provides real-time inclination and azimuthal gamma data for geosteering applications. The dynamic inclination measurement from the iNBS tool allows for continuous monitoring of well-trajectory progression while drilling. The iNBS tool connects with our Tolteq iSeries mud pulse measurement-while-drilling (MWD) platform […]
A-C Fire Pump design and custom build a wide range of fire pump products and turnkey systems for commercial and industrial applications, including prefabricated packages and house units that meet every fire protection need.
The Modern Marvels crew visited Mansfield, Ohio to produce this segment on the brands of Warren Rupp.
Transferring extremely aggressive chemicals presents tough challenges for pumps, where despite the risks, a safe, reliable and accurate pumping performance is essential. A good example of where such a pumping performance has been achieved is with Liquiflo magnetically coupled gear pumps supplied by Michael Smith Engineers. The application is at a leading UK manufacturer of industrial […]
Masport continues to lead the market and has updated its Engine Drive System offering with our new EZ-Muff Range! The new EZ-Muff range includes all of the features you have come to love with the EZ-Plumb, but with the addition of an integrated Oil Separator/Muffler! These fully integrated designs will allow the EZ-Plumb to simply […]
The amount of data, generated by sensors and pumps, will increase significantly in the future. A wide range of information needs to be recorded, provided and efficiently used in process control. Therefore, you need data-based operating models, which require a high degree of mobility and transparency. DULCOnneX is a complete solution that allows you to […]
ITT Gould’s i-Alert 2 condition monitor i-ALERT®2, a Bluetooth Smart-enabled machine health monitor that allows customers to identify potential problems before they become costly failures. It tracks vibration, temperature and run-time hours and wirelessly syncs the data with a smartphone or tablet through the i-ALERT2 mobile app. Rated for any industrial environment, IP67 water & […]
Seros presents new pumps specially designed to meet the requirements of industrial and processing operations. Sero will introduce the following products: SHP 110 Barrel-Pump for High Pressure Applications Designed to meet wide-ranging and even challenging requirements as e.g. in HPI (hydrocarbon) pro-cessing, the SHP pump comes with the following features: double barrel for increased operational […]
Gorman-Rupp isn’t just in waste and bypass applications. Here is a 3″ Roto Prime pump in an above-ground blending and dispensing system used at a fuel complex.
Rosedale Filters manufactures bag filters and strainer housings. Housings come in a various sizes and styles, and are used as bag filters, cartridge filters, or basket strainers. Duplex filters permit continuous operation, reducing overall operating costs. Flow can be switched back and forth between two filter vessels, allowing one side to be serviced while the […]
The DERAGGER+ constantly monitors the torque signature of a pump’s motor, and can dislodge and pass rags in Real Time should they become stuck on or inside the impeller/volute.This is achieved with a tuneable “clean cycle” involving a brief and unique series of forward and reverse motions of the impeller. By maintaining a clean impeller […]
The John Crane 5610 Series is a modular cartridge seal family that includes interchangeable elastomer bellows, metal bellows, and elastomer O-ring pusher seal designs. A common seal head/mating ring set, utilized throughout all versions, is reversible to allow rotating seat/mating ring or rotating seal head operation, and is interchangeable with metal bellow seal heads. The […]
Vulcan Heavy Duty Submersible Pump – most commonly used for a variety of industrial applications including: mining, steel, power generation, sand & gravel and oil & gas. The liquid that can be pumped are kaolin clay, clarifier sludge, coal slurry, dredging sludge, and drilling mud. The Vulcan pumps standard feature are: 316SS hardware, high chrome […]
Hydra-Cell Vector Peristaltic Pump – most commonly used for a variety of industrial applications that include: chemical processing, food and dairy processing, paints and coatings, petrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, pulp and paper and wastewater treatment.
Gorman Rupp SE Series Pump – most commonly used for a variety of industrial applications that include: flooded basements, pools, ponds, pits or anywhere else the pump can be lowered into the water. The Gorman Rupp SE Series is a slim, lightweight submersible pump for dewatering applications where solids are not a concern. It has […]
March Series 10 Pumps most commonly used in industrial, OEM, chemical, hydronic and solar applications for handling highly corrosive or mild chemicals, acids or solvents, condensate pumps, and metering pumps.
The Gorman Rupp Ultra V Series is most commonly used for heavy duty solids and slurries.
Look at this recently installed Gould’s 3410 pump at the water treatment plant in Reidsville.
BJM SKX Series 316 Cast Stainless Steel Pumps with Shredder Action Impellers #tencarva most commonly used for a variety of municipal, industrial and agricultural applications including: sewage sumps, industrial sumps, sump pits, agricultural, animal waste and for corrosive environments that have solid wastes that may need to be shredded or cut. The pump was designed […]
The Gorman Rupp Super T Series – most common used in waste handling applications in industries such as steel and paper mills, mining operations, food processing plants, power plants, automotive factories, tanneries and wineries.
The rugged construction and extra-thick casing of RamParts air-driven diaphragm pumps stand up to the abuses of the most demanding sludge and slurry applications.They overcome the high-wear problem commonly found in double diaphragm and progressive cavity pumps.Air-driven diaphragm pumps are capable of operating dry on suction lifts up to 20 feet (6.5 m) and handling […]
The Pulsafeeder Eclipse Gear Pump #tencarvapumpoftheday most commonly used for medium to highly corrosive liquids used in chemical processing, petrochemical, and water treatment. Pump is magnetically driven to eliminate mechanical seal wear and leaks associated with rotating seals. Available in both metallic and non-metallic versions http://www.pulsa.com/products/pumps/eclipse-metallic / #coolfact able to handle the entire pH scale.
Tencarva’s Pump of the Day – 2.1.18 -The Hydra-Cell D35 Series most commonly used in high pressure requirements or when handling dirty fluids. Pump features a seal-less design and horizontal disk that check valves that enable the pump to handle abrasives and particulates that might damage or destroy other types of pumps.http://www.hydra-cell.com/product/D35-hydracell-pump.html / #coolfact able […]
While everyone is making resolutions to get fit, healthy, save money, or starting a new hobby, don’t forget your pumps. Here are 5 easy Pump Tips to kick off a great year for 2018. #1 Machinery History Keeping good records of your equipment will help you save time when planning, performing repairs and when purchasing similar […]
Operators of general-purpose steam turbines have long stated the shortcomings of conventional carbon ring seals. One drawback is wear at the ring’s inner bore, which gradually increases shaft clearance and steam leakage and leads to regular replacement—as often as four times per year. Despite their disadvantages, carbon rings remain the standard in general-purpose steam turbine […]
Watch step-by-step instructions on how to couple a vertical turbine submersible pump and motor.
INPRO/SEAL has published two great articles in both Pumps and Systems Magazine and Flow Control.6 Reasons Bearing Isolators Leak Lubricant – Pumps and Systems and Bearing Protection’s Role In Pump Reliability – Flow Control
MP Pumps is pleased to introduce their new MAX EB center pivot irrigation booster pump. The MAX EB is a high quality replacement pump that is interchangeable with current competitive models. Their significant design improvements provide superior value and performance.
The Aquavar e-ABII pump controller: Think of it as “cruise control” for your pump: Residential, Commercial Variable Speed Constant Pressure Pump Controllers The Aquavar e-ABII pump controller provides an economical answer for municipal and private water systems with low water pressure. Both domestic and light commercial above ground boosters can benefit. As water use increases, the […]
Positive Displacement (diaphragm) pumps create pressure pulsations (spikes) and hydraulic shock due to their stroking action characteristics. These pulsations potentially can harm, damage or shorten the life of system components. A properly set-up and sized pulsation dampener can remove up to 99% hydraulic shock, noise and vibration. Pulsation dampeners also create continuous flow enhancing all-around […]
The FSP Scum Skimmer from Tsurumi can suck away scum and liquids floating on the surface. The FSP-series is a floating scum skimmer designed for the collection of floating scum in the wastewater treatment. It consists of a submersible pump, jet-injector mechanism, and three floats. For more details: Tsurumi Floating Scum Skimmer
Increasing competition for water resources has made water conservation a priority. Measuring the flow rate of water is the first step to good water management and can also be very important when installing lawn sprinklers.
Barge is designed to meet customers specific requirements, such as walkways, lifting devices, and special materials. The engineering design program at Vulcan Pumps allows for loading, thrust, wind and weather conditions. Barges are designed to float pumps on ponds at power plants, mine quarries and similar scenarios.
PULSAtron pumps are electronic metering pumps, which simply means that an electronic circuit controls the charge and discharge of a solenoid driven diaphragm. A DC current energizes the solenoid pushing the diaphragm forward within the pump head for the discharge of fluid. When the current is removed, the solenoid de-energizes, allowing the diaphragm to retract […]
The video shows a leaking mechanical seal. When this happens it can spark many other problems in its wake.
Tencarva and Hudson Pump include pressure relief valves settings on every metering pump assembled in their shops. This is done so customers know that they have to pay special attention to setting the pressure relief valve before starting pump use. This ensures that the pump performs correctly and also prevents system damage. To learn more […]
Grand Terrace, CA – February 26, 2016 – Wilden®, part of PSG®, a Dover company and a worldwide leader in air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology, is pleased to introduce Pure-Fuse Diaphragms that offer superior cleanability and higher performance for hygienic applications. Pure-Fuse diaphragm technology incorporates a one-piece design that eliminates product-trap areas between the outer […]
Goulds 3196 Pumps ready to ship. Headed for Tennessee! Goulds 3196 Pump Tips Oil requirements based on temperature. For the majority of operating conditions, bearing temperatures run between 49°C | 120°F and 82°C | 180°F, and you can use an oil of ISO viscosity grade 68 at 38°C | 100°F. If temperatures exceed 82°C | […]
In most pulp and paper applications, energy and unscheduled maintenance are two of the largest components of ownership cost. For this reason, improving pump efficiency is key to pump system optimization. Although certain mechanical and control modifications can improve reliability, selecting the best hydraulic fit is an often overlooked approach to system optimization. Energy and […]
If you’re in charge of any aspect of your business, one of the main questions you focus on for each purchase you make is: is the value of the product worth the actual price you’re paying? According to ACHR News, the value added to that specific product is just as important. Things like a trusted warranty, […]
A publication of the Ohio Rural Water Association
For 145 years, KSB has been your reliable partner for clean water and efficient wastewater treatment in the municipal industry. KSB’s innovative solutions and comprehensive information help you meet all water supply and treatment requirements, efficiently and effectively. They offer end-to-end solutions addressing all stages of the water cycle from water extraction to sewage treatment. […]
The offi cial publication of The North Carolina Section of the American Water Works Association (NC AWWA)
& The North Carolina Member Association of the Water Environment Federation (NC WEA)
Innovative technologies for upstream Oil & Gas Production. This video helps explain the various applications and what types of PSG pumps and compressors are at work in the oil and gas field.
Pulsation and water hammer can be limited with proper forethought and equipment. The control of fluid dynamics is essential to ensure efficient, reliable and safe operation of pumping systems. A pump puts fluid in motion by adding energy to it. This kinetic energy, observed as pressure, is carried in the fluid and slowly lost to […]
Introducing the new stainless steel double seal, designed to handle your toughest applications with ease. The 316 stainless steel wetted components are ideal for corrosive applications. Why choose the Stainless Steel Double Seal? Improved performance with longer seal life Pressurized grease chamber provides constant lubrication and eliminates the possibility of the process fluid entering the seal chamber. Protects […]
On May 31, 2016, Bloomberg news interviewed Dave Henderson of XPV Water Partners about new technologies that are transforming water and wastewater management. Key among the topics that he discussed was the use of advanced software and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies such as SmartCover Systems™. With funding growing more scarce and water infrastructures aging, […]
Measuring the flow rate of water is the first step to good water management and can also be very important when installing lawn sprinklers.
Multiple Pump Models Address Different Chemicals and Flow Ranges for a Wide Variety of Applications in the Water Treatment and Chemical Processing Industries Rochester, NY – (PRWEB) – Pulsafeeder, a global leader in fluid handling technology since 1942, today announced the Eclipse Series of Metallic Gear Pumps. With 12 different metallic and non-metallic pump models, the […]
Introducing Blacoh’s all-new pulsation dampener designed specifically for AODD pumps. Backed by the name you know and trust, our new AODDampener with 316L Stainless Steel housing and PTFE diaphragm eliminates pulsation and pump system vibrations.
Vulcan HDS – Heavy Duty Submersible Slurry Pumps for Industrial Applications Same great features: Download brochure: Vulcan-Pumps-HDS
The Model A is designed for operation under positive pressure (20 psi or greater). Both models employ the use of a rotating cylindrical drum with a number of threaded holes containing one of many types of straining media. The drum is supported on a rotating shaft fitted with bearings and is contained in a body […]
The Tefzel lined model 3298 will handle the most caustic, corrosive fluids safely, reliably and at a minimum operational cost. The 3298 is available in frame mounted, close-coupled, vertical in-line and self priming configurations to fit your application layout. Being sealless and magnetically driven, the 3298 has no expensive conventional mechanical seals to fail.
Measuring the flow rate of water is the first step to good water management and can also be very important when installing lawn sprinklers.
Keeping your pump in shape will help reduce costs and boost profits! Cut fuel consumption, reduce replacement parts costs and minimize pumping time on every job! A PUMP THAT LETS YOU DOWN when you need it most causes obvious losses of time and money. Not so obvious, but every bit as costly, are losses you […]
Effective solids handling is paramount in achieving a free-flowing food waste disposal system. As in any process in which solids and debris are present in a liquid stream, food waste can be particularly challenging to handle without properly conditioning the liquid. A complete solids handling system is composed of multiple grinders and a positive displacement […]
Replacing a failing galvanized cooling tower with a high-efficiency plastic system enables wire manufacturer to dramatically increase manufacturing capacity. Cooling towers, used to reduce the heat of circulating water used to cool industrial processes and HVAC systems throughout the world, have undergone substantial design changes over the years. This is particularly noticeable with the introduction […]
Ever wonder how to prime a Pulsafeeder Pump? This short attachment will provide step by step instructions on how to start a PulsaTron pump.
The Hetch Hetchy reservoir to the east of San Francisco plays a central part in supplying drinking water in California. The reservoir stores up to 442 billion liters of drinking water and provides for about 80% of the population in the San Francisco Bay Area. That’s 2.6 million people! The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission […]
1. Clean Power Plan Aug. 3, 2015, marked a historic day for the power generation industry. In an effort to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and slow the effects of climate change, the Obama Administration revealed the Clean Power Plan, the final version of the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) regulations on coal-burning power plants. 2. The […]
Shelter Works Pre-Fabricated Enclosure Buildings Keith Simpson is something of a sleuth. When this Public Works Sewer Supervisor needed to find just the right solution, he didn’t stop until he found the perfect answer: Shelter Works. “I was looking for the best way to protect some field equipment, and I came upon some really good-looking […]
Rulemaking for Commercial and Industrial Pumps Energy Conservation Standards The Department of Energy (DOE) has set new standards for commercial and industrial pumps. Pumps exist in numerous applications, including agriculture, oil and gas production, water and wastewater, manufacturing, mining, and commercial building systems. Learn more: https://www1.eere.energy.gov/buildings/appliance_standards/rulemaking.aspx/ruleid/14
The Goulds Model XHD is the result of 100 years of slurry pumping experience. The XHD incorporates the latest technology including CFD analysis to provide the next generation in severe-duty slurry pumping. Extensive “Voice of the Customer” input was utilized to ensure our customers’ most important needs were met. This includes high efficiency with extended […]
Alfa Laval Abatigo, a closed-chamber adiabatic cooler that is optimized for different applications to deliver long-term savings in water, energy, chemicals and maintenance time. Alfa Laval Abatigo utilizes a unique method of cooling by spraying a fine mist of water to cool the air before it enters the heat exchanger coil. This significantly reduces […]
OEM pumps and parts outperform replicated products, and can save thousands per year in operating costs. Industrial process managers who purchase and maintain pumps are familiar with a marketing tug of war. On one side are the manufacturers of well-known pump brands who claim their products offer higher quality with a lower cost of ownership. […]
How understanding standards can impact the bottom line.
Germantown, Wisconsin, May 14, 2015 TCI is pleased to announce the release of our newest power quality offering, the MotorShield™ Sinewave Output Filter. The MotorShield is a sinewave output filter that is the best in its class to protect and extend the life of the motor and cable runs by reducing motor issues. The MotorShield’s […]
The MTH series of regenerative turbine pumps from Pump Engineering is said to be ideal for applications involving low flows (130 litres per minute), high pressures (up to 70 bar) and heads up to 600m. A good example of this is the MTH M52 pumps recently supplied for a mechanical seal lubrication and pressurising application […]
Roper Pump Company’s pioneering work in developing and manufacturing positive displacement pumps dates back to 1857, and more than 150 years later it is recognized as the leading manufacturer of external gear pumps. With a large installed base, Roper Pump has both the expertise and experience to help you solve your most challenging pumping problems. Roper Pumps provides a […]
Rosedale Products, Inc. is a leading technology developer in the field of liquid filtration systems and waste minimization products for customers around the globe. Rosedale’s engineering achievements have produced an exceptional product line that includes high performance filtration solutions for multiple industries. Rosedale technicians help customers find high-performing, cost effective approaches to filtration needs. […]
[ezcol_1half]A company that produces dyed spun yarns for apparel, furniture, vehicles, and industrial fabrics sprays demineralized water into spinning wool to prevent static build-up, yarn breakage, and the formation of dust and lint. Piston pumps were used in the past, without long-term success. The demineralized water, a non-lubricating liquid, attacked the pistons causing excessive wear […]
Introducing the FMX 100. This 1″ x 1″ 316 stainless steel self priming centrifugal pump is capable of suction lifts up to 17 ft and flows of 55 GPM.
These counties are in addition to a number of other Kentucky counties in which Tencarva Machinery has represented Goulds Pumps for many years. Tencarva Machinery offers the complete line of Goulds Pumps products, replacement parts and aftermarket services to address all of your industrial pump needs. See full story on tencarva.com Image courtesy of tencarva.com
The non-contact mode of measurement is very interesting for hygienic applications in the food-, pharmaceutical- and cosmetics industry, as well as for industrial applications with thick, adhesive and solid containing liquids. Experience has shown that conventional volumetric flow meters quickly come to their limit, while other measuring procedures are often very complex and/or are not […]
GREENVILLE, SC. — The Greenville, S.C., Branch Office of Tencarva Machinery Company officially relocated recently to a larger facility at 14 Park Place Court in Greenville, SC, after the completion of renovation of an existing building, according to Edwin W. Pearce, III, president of Tencarva. Don Jackson, Tencarva regional manager in Greenville, points out, “The hope for Greenville […]
Demand for highly engineered materials in process industries follows from the need for reliable equipment and accessories, for optimum service life with seldom-interrupted operations. Product development today benefits from computer-aided design (CAD), computer-aided engineering (CAE) and product-lifecycle management (PLM) disciplines, allowing a level of automation, analysis and documentation never before possible. Nevertheless, failure to understand […]
Understand the causes of common problems and how to address them. When the desired vacuum condition isn’t provided at a process plant, production often comes to a halt and all eyes become focused on the vacuum pump as the root cause of the problem. However, the vacuum pump usually isn’t culprit. In almost all cases, […]
Gorman-Rupp has taken the concept of the solids-handling pump to a higher level of performance. For installations where nuisance clogging is affecting up-time and maintenance costs, Eradicator is designed specifically for today’s “new sewage”, sanitary wipes, plastic bags, feathers, hair, sludge and all other types of debris. Eradicator Solids Management System includes: (1) a new, […]
Mouvex introduced the new models in their peristaltic pumps at ACHEMA in Germany. Unveiled at ACHEMA 2015, these new Abaque models incorporate a stronger and durable rotor design and innovative hose holding system while featuring a fresh, new look of orange and black. Abaque pumps meet the challenging requirements of the chemicals industry, thanks in […]
An overview of the features, benefits and workings of the G Series line of positive displacement rotary gear pumps by Gorman-Rupp.
There has always been difficulty finding a reliable and cost-effective pump for applications where there is a combination of abrasives and corrosives. The equipment tends to be expensive to purchase and even more costly to maintain. Another issue is the hazardous nature of many of these applications and the extreme safety requirements for the personnel […]
Diaphragms in pumps and valves isolate liquid from mechanical components. Diaphragm pumps and valves work well in applications with pressures that cause recirculation in centrifugal pumps and excessive wear in positive displacement pumps and valves. Evidence suggests that the orientation of the diaphragm—horizontal or vertical—makes a significant difference to its effectiveness. Diaphragms in slurries moving […]
The heart of the air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump is its diaphragms. They must be flexible enough to handle millions of pumping cycles without failing and be compatible with any number of different liquids or particulate-laden slurries. When used in hygienic-manufacturing operations, such as food/beverage, personal care or pharmaceutical, the diaphragm has another responsibility: it must […]
The July pump of the month is the MP Pumps FRX 75. This pump is compact but powerful. With a maximum of 28 Gallons per minute and 32 feet of head this pump fits into many applications. All pump components are 316 Stainless Steel for superior corrosion resistance when pumping chemical compounds. Selling Features: Pump face can be rotated in […]
John Crane improves strength and performance of fiberglass sucker rods Field trials began late April Improvements are Company’s response to customers’ needs for better pull strength and reduced downtime Sugar Land, Texas, May 6, 2015 – John Crane today announced it has begun field trials to test its next generation of fiberglass sucker rod designed […]
Wilden® is pleased to announce the use of an enhanced air control spool seal on the Pro-Flo® SHIFT air distribution system (ADS) to further increase the dependability. Part number 02-3210-55-225 is now replaced by 04-3209-49. All 38 mm (1-1/2”), 50 mm (2”) and 76 mm (3”) pumps equipped with a Pro-Flo SHIFT ADS will be affected as […]
CHICAGO (30 Sept, 2014) – John Crane introduces the AURA™ 220 Gas Seal representing the next-generation of advanced gas seal technology and the first to be unveiled under the brand name AURA. The new technology uses a common global design and patented polymeric sealing device with Active Deflection Control to help customers reduce operating and […]
In celebration of the half way point in 2015 Vulcan Pumps is offering steep discounts on HDS and Volt pump orders. If you have a customer that has been slow in making a decision this may be the perfect opportunity to secure the order. Contact Vulcan Pumps at 205-995-4376 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more details. […]
SEEPEX has officially released its two-stage Smart Conveying Technology. SCT, the innovative technology for progressive cavity pumps, combines increased productivity and lower energy requirements. SCT’s big brother has arrived. In addition to the well-established one-stage design for pressures up to 4 bar (60 psi), SCT is now available in a two-stage design for pressures up […]
New Blacoh University ALL THINGS WATER course WATER RECLAIM SYSTEMS Advance your knowledge of water reclamation systems and earn PDH credits with the second course in our popular All Things Water series for engineers. Gain industry knowledge and expertise with All Things Water video courses featuring water treatment processes, water sector innovations, environmental challenges and […]
MANSFIELD – The Gorman-Rupp Company, a leading manufacturer of pumps and pumping equipment, has promoted Michael Hill to the position of President of Gorman-Rupp Industries. Hill began his career with Gorman-Rupp Industries in 1983 as a machinist. He worked in the stockroom, served as customer service manager, sales manager and director of sales and marketing. […]
Similar to SSO (sanitary system overflow) and CSO (combined system overflow) prevention, SmartCover® continuously monitors the water level within a vault. When the water level rises above the customer predetermined threshold due to water intrusion from rain or through intrusion into conduit, an alarm is sent directly to emergency response personnel. This enables the customer […]
SmartCover Systems has introduced the Sewer Intelligence® and Smart Sewer® concepts for comprehensive wastewater collection, management monitoring and system deployment. SmartCover Systems is introducing the Sewer Intelligence® concept for comprehensive wastewater collection and management monitoring. Sewer Intelligence® will coordinate and analyze information collected from all of the SmartCovers® within an agency’s collection system. Sewer Intelligence® can […]
A state-of-the-art repair service center with the first of its type capabilities in Tennessee is a central focus of the new Nashville Branch Office facility of Tencarva Machinery Company LLC, based in Greensboro, N. C. with offices in Chattanooga, according to Edwin W. Pearce, III, president of Tencarva. The firm relocated its Nashville operations to […]
Date: June 15-19, 2015 Booth: Hall 9.1, Stand F47 International Exhibition Congress on Chemical Engineering, Environmental Protection and Biotechnology Exhibition grounds Messe Frankfurt GmbH, Ludwig-Erhard-Anlage 1 Frankfurt am Main GERMANY
Introducing the newest addition to the Tempuflo line. Introducing the Tempuflo HTW. This patented pump is designed to stay cool while transferring water based fluids up to 400°F. The HTW is designed for high temperature manufacturing applications using water, ethylene glycol, propylene glycol and triethylene glycol.
Mouvex® is pleased to announce the addition of the new A55 model of its A Series Eccentric Disc Pumps. These pumps have been designed to replace existing Mouvex AR O pumps and are ideal for industrial applications involving both thin and viscous liquids. Thanks to its unique eccentric disc design, operational benefits of Mouvex A55 pumps […]
Fluid dynamics is one of two branches of fluid mechanics, which is the study of fluids and how forces affect them. Fluid dynamics is “the branch of applied science that is concerned with the movement of liquids and gases,” according to the American Heritage Dictionary. Fluid dynamics is one of two branches of fluid mechanics, […]
Since 2005 Tuthill Corporation has been on a journey to create a Conscious Company culture that is based on the philosophies and tools of Radical Leadership ® and Lean manufacturing. This very intentional blend of “Conscious” and “Company” helped Tuthill to achieve record numbers. Earlier this year Tuthill was approached by The Profile Series Production Company […]
The Gorman-Rupp Ultra V Series trash pumps are all designed for sewage and industrial wastewater handling.
The May pump of the month is the Tempuflo HTO. This patented pump is capable of handling temperatures of up to 650°F. The HTO is available in four distinct models with flow ranges up to 500 GPM. The HTO is constructed of high-quality ductile iron at our plant in Fraser, Michigan.
The MARS Chocolate North America facility in Topeka, KS, USA, has received the 2015 Plant of the Year honors from Food Engineering magazine. As you can see from the cover photo, this plant utilizes Mouvex® SLS Series Eccentric Disc Pumps in its production area. MARS’ invests in technologies that offer the highest degree of safety and sustainability. […]
An in depth discussion by one of the industry’s foremost experts, Gary Cornell, on the phenomenon of hydraulic shock, commonly referred to as water hammer.
With a history steeped in a long tradition of innovation, John Crane is globally renowned for its ongoing commitment to research and development. The company’s pioneering spirit was first sparked back in 1910 when John Crane himself, inspired by a scrap of foil from a tobacco packet, invented a novel new design for packing. The […]
Gorman-Rupp 10 Series, Super T Series, Super U Series and S Series pumps are available in 316 Stainless steel, CD4MCu and Alloy 20 materials for increased corrosion resistance. Various seal configurations are available. All are excellent for industrial wastewater, process and transfer applications where corrosives are present. Gorman-Rupp Corrosive Liquids Pumps
The shipwreck made the news in 2012 when it struck rocks near Isolo de Giglio and has subsequently been declared a total write off. The salvage operation, the biggest of all time, has involved several steps, the first of which involved securing the ship and building an underwater platform to prevent her from sinking further. […]
We have the capacity to train up to 20 people per session. We are offering these training sessions, free of charge, every two months. The subject matter will change for each of the sessions and will each focus on a particular subject of interest in relation to the various industrial equipment that Tencarva has to […]
This makes replacement of a drive simple, quick, and accurate. Just plug the EPM chip from your previous drive into the new one and you are good to go. A drive reset to factory default or customer settings takes seconds with the EPM. See full story on tencarva.com Image courtesy of tencarva.com
<a href="http://news.tencarva.comwp-content/uploads/2015/01/tmp_383_9-12-2014_91043_.png"><img class="alignleft size-full wp-image-698" alt="tmp_383_9-12-2014_91043_" src="http://news.tencarva.comwp-content/uploads/2015/01/tmp_383_9-12-2014_91043_.png" width="303" height="404" /></a>Make your plans nowto attend the 2015 Annual Conference & Exhibition! This event offers great networking and educational opportunities for water and wastewater professionals, and provides vendors the perfect venue to showcase their products and services. Contact NCRWA at 336.731.6963 or email email@example.com.
Become Part of TEAM WILDEN® 2015 Training Dates Announced for Wilden® University Wilden® is pleased to announce that it will be hosting Wilden University training sessions for its North American distributors on the following dates in 2015: NOTE: Training session scheduled for January has been cancelled February 17-19, 2015 Advanced AODD Pumps and Sales Strategies April 21-23, 2015 Introduction to […]
(This is the second in a series of articles about unique construction challenges and the solutions used to complete projects on time and on budget.)Soil stabilization can be an expensive and time-consuming part of site development on a construction project, yet it is often essential for a redevelopment site. Crain Construction encountered weak soil with […]
The fork-design universal joint has been discontinued as part of a larger program to upgrade our line of sanitary (BCS) pumps for the food industries. In 2014, the food industries comprised 19% of our total pump shipments and is a very important market for our future. The forked joint design has been replaced by the […]
Many mining executives are convinced there’s really no alternative: either join the industry’s quickening interest in digital technology or risk losing ground
Show attendees can expect to see live demonstrations of the newest additions to Xylems expanding monitoring and control (M&C) portfolio designed specifically for the water and wastewater industry, as well as the unveiling of a revolutionary new, multi-barrier wastewater treatment solution. Products from the company’s analytics and dewatering portfolios will also be on display. Leopold […]
When EMCO Chemical Distributors was developing plans to move into a new, first-class facility in Pleasant Prairie, WI, USA, the company knew that it needed first-class pumps to help optimize its warm and clean-room operations. See video
Pumps lie deep in the heart of every process. Our factories, plants, pipelines, mills all operate using pumps——and so do our bodies. See infographic.
<a href="http://news.tencarva.comwp-content/uploads/2014/08/Product-Recovery-Full-Height.jpeg"><img class="aligncenter size-medium wp-image-625" alt="Product-Recovery-Full-Height" src="http://news.tencarva.comwp-content/uploads/2014/08/Product-Recovery-Full-Height-300×67.jpeg" width="300" height="67" /></a>What is Product Recovery?In food-and-beverage, pharmaceutical and cosmetic-manufacturing applications, Mouvex Product Recovery refers to the high utilization (or yield) of products or ingredients substantially eliminating waste and thereby increasing profits – that would otherwise remain in suction or discharge process lines during changeovers or at the […]
Now you can browse, size and select Cat Pumps products from the palm of your hand! There are also handy pumping formulas for sizing products, calculating horsepower requirements and much more. If you need a file that cannot be found online, contact our technical sales department at 763-780-5440. Learn More… See full story on catpumps.com […]
The new aeration blowers were installed last year as part of a mandated project to increase the facility’s wet-weather treatment capacity. The new blowers are 23% more efficient than the 35 year-old blowers they replaced, resulting in an annual saving of over 1.8 million kilowatt-hours (kWh) of electricity annually, or enough electric power to supply […]
A new electrochemical process to produce ammonia simply from air and water has been developed by U.S. researchers. As well as being more energy efficient than the traditional Haber-Bosch process, it is also more environmentally friendly. Ammonia, or NH3, is made up of three parts hydrogen and one part nitrogen. See full story on processingmagazine.com […]
For many years, the go-to technology for hygienic manufacturing processes in the food and beverage, pharmaceutical and cosmetic industries have been lobe or external circumferential piston (ECP) pumps and, to a lesser extent, centrifugal, hose and progressive cavity styles. The following chart provides a comparison overview of various pump technologies when taking into account several […]
DEF is used in selective catalytic reduction in order to lower NOx concentration in diesel exhaust. It does not negatively impact MPG, or engine performance. These react with the NOx in the exhaust, reducing the NOx into water and nitrogen. See full story on mppumps.com Image courtesy of mppumps.com
Greensboro-based Tencarva Machinery Co., a distributor of pumps, pumping systems, fluid handling systems and other products for the industrial and municipal markets, announced Wednesday that it has begun construction on an approximately 23, 000 square foot office-service center in Nashville that is slated for completion around March 1, 2015.
Pictured here is a rendering of the new Nashville facility for Tencarva. Greensboro-based Tencarva Machinery Co., a distributor of pumps, pumping systems, fluid handling systems and other products for the industrial and municipal markets, announced Wednesday that it has begun construction on an approximately 23, 000 square foot office-service center in Nashville that is slated […]
There are multiple ways to select an industrial pump and multiple styles of centrifugal pumps to choose from. The primary selection tool is called a pump curve. Being able to read and understand a pump curve is frankly an essential skill if you’re someone who needs to select a pump for a specific application and […]
When the pump selection process starts, the required flow of the is often the only known variable for an application. For example, a system must move 2, 000 gallons per minute (gpm) from a holding tank to another tank or process. The size and pressure of the piping and the power of the motor must […]
See full story on tencarva.com Image courtesy of tencarva.com Whether you need a booster system, chemical dosing system, duplex multi-pump skid or any other equipment package, Tencarva has the skills, materials and capacity to deliver. Call Tencarva for a free estimate today.
With energy taking up a large part of a plants costs, having efficient technologies throughout can result in significant decreases in operating costs. The industry has seen many advances in energy efficient pumps which happen on a regular basis, making it essential to know the benefits of these pumps, including replacement cost and life […]
Wilden® is excited to announce the launch and availability of its new Chemical Resistance Guide Mobile App.
A profound shift in the global economy from developed to emerging markets has changed the landscape for the world’s leading food and beverage manufacturers. The past few years of economic hardship and fluctuating fortunes in different geographic regions have brought about extraordinary investment activity, restructuring, cost cutting and repositioning in the ranks at the world’s […]
Wilden® has developed a <strong>new white paper</strong> that will assist you on properly identifying and selecting the best diaphragm for your air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump application. Authored by Rob Jack, Development Engineer IV for Wilden and Pump Solutions Group (PSG®), this white paper represents the most comprehensive “How To” Guide developed on diaphragm selection to date. So […]
Providing up to 300 pounds per square inch (PSI) of pressure boosting with vertical multi-stage pumps and stainless steel piping, the system quickly moves water to where it is needed. Data trending and energy logging capabilities enable operational adaptability that support critical water, energy and cost savings. Customizable alarm notifications and a 5.7-inch color touchscreen […]
For rotating shaft equipment and machinery that include large pumps, seal maintenance can be a time-consuming and expensive proposition. That was the case at one Midwestern power plant, where installing and maintaining the cartridge seals on its six large, recirculating service pumps were a regular ordeal. Repairing or replacing one of its cartridge seals was […]
Seepex’s standard ALPHA chemical metering systems are designed for simple plug-and-play installations. The systems come in five standard skid configurations: simplex options (one pump, wall or floor mounted), duplex options (two pumps, wall or floor mounted) and triplex option (three pumps, floor mounted). Included are NSF/ANSI Standard 61 certified progressive cavity metering pumps. The pumps […]
Centrifugal process pumps used in critical mining applications have downtime and safety implications. Jacques Visser of Morgan Advanced Materials examines the various technologies available for ensuring pump integrity, safety and performance through the use of modern materials and designs. Centrifugal pumps are widely utilised in the mining industry, primarily for the removal of slurry as […]
The only guards available online are the standard ANSI and the Standard Kit guards. Custom guards can not be made available for online purchase due to the complexity and uniqueness of the product.
Although the Supreme Court refused to eviscerate the law, the attacks were partially successful, because they spawned Court opinions and policies from the prior administration that have created enormous uncertainty about what the law protects, and that made it more difficult and time-consuming to adequately prevent and remedy pollution of a variety of long-protected water […]
Machine guarding programs are an important element of any industrial workplace that operates machinery. Machine guarding programs help protect employees from accidents before they happen, especially in cases where employees must interact with machinery outside their immediate specializations. One common method found in many machine guarding programs is a simple checklist. See full story on […]
Very precise, infinite adjustment of shaft speed is achieved through a simple manual adjust hand wheel. The Hydra-Cell G03/G13 dosing range accommodates repeatable, steady flow requirements up to 310 litres per hour at pressures up to 100 bar and flows up to 490 litres per hour at pressures up to 70 bar. The Hydra-Cell G10 […]
The initial focus of the development activity will be on reducing the amount of substrate (electron donor) required to successfully operate anoxic bioreactors as well as on minimizing the amount of solids generated during operation. Bioreactor treatment operating costs are among the lowest of any type of water treatment technology on the market today with […]
The BMS range is suitable for high flow and pressure applications in industrial and wastewater systems. The product design is 75% lighter than its predecessor due to the removal of maintenance-heavy components, which also makes it easier to access vital parts. It also features a permanent magnet motor which reportedly improves pump efficiency by up […]
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 (API) 682 contains the most widely referenced specifications for mechanical seal piping plans. This standard includes existing piping plans used in the field and introduces new piping […]
Initial feedback has been overwhelmingly positive, according to Blacoh President, Andrew Yeghnazar. Andrew Yeghnazar, President of Blacoh Fluid Control, talked about how the roundtable format came to be. We challenged ourselves to capture integral parts of a complex process that relies heavily on technical knowledge and expertise, strong business relationships, and hands-on support in order […]
Goulds Pumps has released four new sizes of its 3296 EZMAG magnetic drive pumps. The four new sizes offer improved commercial fit, increasing the portfolios total discharge capability to 620 ft. See full story on worldpumps.com Image courtesy of worldpumps.com
Mouvex® is pleased to announce the launch its new Product Recovery Initiative.
Wilden’s innovative vision and ongoing quest for excellence has been recognized by Flow Control Magazine’s nomination of the revolutionary Wilden® Pro-Flo® SHIFT Pump as a finalist for their Flow Control 2014 Innovation Award!
Learn how innovative positive displacement pump technology helps customers in a variety of industries, including Process, Hygienic, Transport, Water/Wastewater and Military & Marine applications. Pump Solutions Group and its various Operating Companies have an solution for virtually any tough transfer application. See full story on psgdover.com Pump Solutions Group: Our Brands, Our Markets
Make sure you come see Tencarva at the AWWA-WEA conference April 6 – 8, 2014. Sign up now to attend the 2014 Spring Conference:Spring into Operation! This event offers great networking and educational opportunities for water and wastewater professionals, and provides vendors the perfect venue to showcase their products and services. Contact AWWA-WEA or Catrice Jones at […]
Marvell, AR is a small rural water system had been using an elevated storage tank for means of water pressure and volume for the town supplied by an old turbine that would only fill the elevated tank to about half of its capacity. They have a second elevated tank in the county as a back […]
Make sure you come see Tencarva at the VRWA conference April 16-18, 2014 at The Hotel Roanoke Conference Center,Roanoke, Virginia Sign up now to attend the 2014 Annual Conference &Technical Exposition ! This event offers great networking and educational opportunities for Rural water and wastewater professionals, and provides vendors the perfect venue to showcase their products […]
Make sure you come see Tencarva at the NCRWA conference May 13 – 15, 2014. Sign up now to attend the 2014 Annual Conference & Exhibition! This event offers great networking and educational opportunities for water and wastewater professionals, and provides vendors the perfect venue to showcase their products and services. Contact NCRWA at 336.731.6963 […]
The metallurgic properties of various materials affect pump characteristics including what the equipment can tolerate, the finishes it has and what type of friction it can handle. This determines the selection of seals, lubricants and bearings in pumps. In this article, you will learn what makes metal magnetic, hard, soft, or corrosion or abrasion resistant. […]
Here are some simple, easy tips to implement that will result in fewer failures and longer lasting pressure sensors. Just as a large ship is steered by a rather small rudder, pressure sensors play a much larger role in process monitoring and control than their size indicates. Likewise, they may not be the most expensive […]
The research covers centrifugal pumps, which include single-stage, multi-stage, axial and mixed-flow, circulators and sealless pumps, as well as positive displacement pumps, which include rotary, reciprocating and peristaltic pumps. For more information on this research, please email Britni Myers, Corporate Communications, at firstname.lastname@example.org, with your full name, company name, job title, telephone number, company email […]
By Allan BudrisVertical turbine pumps (VTPs) offer many unique advantages for many applications. VTPs are available in deep well, wet pit (short setting or close-coupled), canned, and submersible motor configurations. Accordingly, my September 2008 column on the advantages and cautions of using VTPs on water and wastewater applications concentrated primarily on cavitation, vibration and axial […]
The World of Pumps Quiz is the kick-off activity leading to Pump Appreciation Day, an annual program celebrated the second Tuesday in April. Pump Appreciation Day honors pumps as “the heart of industry” and features awards for outstanding organizations and individuals in the field, as well as activities to promote heart health.
Read our case studies to see how QuikWater direct-contact water heating systems are creating real value for our customers. QuikWater in the Concrete Industry – It’s out with yesterday’s boilers and in with QuikWater innovation. For Rainbow Concrete, QuikWater heater technology is the foundation of year-round business success. See full story on quikwater.com Image courtesy […]
High pressure low volume dosing: The Dura 5 & Dura 7 deliver stable sub-litre per hour flows at either 5 or 8 Bar in a rugged hose pump format. Often pumps are set to over-dose to compensate for the loss of performance leading to increased chemical usage. Hose pumps are a well proven solution and […]
Three different Goulds Pumps brand models were selected by Stanford as part of a comprehensive district heating plan that will replace a current natural gas-powered cogeneration plant with an electricity-powered heat recovery plant.
Having complete bottom drainage in a storage tank is key for safety and proper tank maintenance.
The right pump for transporting most sludges and raw sewage. No other pump offers more quality or experience-proven features than Hidrostal to insure reliability and unsurpassed performance.
The year long growing of tomatoes has a by-product of 15 to 20 m3 of waste vegetation per day. This tomato plant waste is transported by a seepex open hopper pump of range BTM to an anaerobic digester designed, supplied and operated by Biotech Services Ltd.
Manufactured to be a more cost-effective alternative to standard solid plastic pump chambers, these injected molded PE pump chambers are assembled under controlled and clean conditions to accommodate a wide variety of pharmaceutical and biotech systems. Equipped with a product wetted plastic pump chamber that can be replaced as a complete unit, Quattroflow 1200SU-M Series […]
Did you know that our shelters are being used by the telecommunications industry? As a matter of fact, we are in the process of finishing somecustom fiberglass buildings to be used as microwave repeater stations just south of the Arctic Circle.
BLACOH has been solving common pumping system problems since 1976. See full story on blacoh.com Image courtesy of blacoh.com
Last year, the machine guarding standard 29 C.F.R. 1910.212 was among OSHAs top 10 most frequently cited standards, moving up one spot from where it was the previous year.
Xylem Inc. played a key role in a recovery mission to stabilize a large cargo ship carrying 150, 000 tons of coal that ran aground off the coast of South Africa. Xylems Flygt 2600 series pumps removed water from the ship and helped to stabilize it so that none of the 1, 830 tons […]
It is unusual to come across someone today who has spent almost their entire career at one company.
Saniflo pumps incorporate a straight flow-through design, which gives them the ability to deliver the operational efficiencies that help ensure hygienic-process success.
The Board of Directors of Tencarva Machinery Co., which has a branch office in Greenville, has elected Edwin W. Pearce III as president after the retirement of Rod Lee, of Bayboro, who served in that position for 16 years.
Used in pharmaceutical water, water-for-injection, purified water and Cleaning-in-Place systems as well as heating and cooling duties, this hygienic process-industry workhorse features these enhancements: legs for flexible positioning, the possibility to vent and drain on the shell side and delivery of computer-aided-design (CAD) drawings prior to ordering. Outstanding installation flexibilityThe enhanced Alfa Laval Pharma-line S […]
Specifically engineered for retrofitting existing stations, the unit is an easy, cost-effective replacement to old pump controllers. Efficient water management: The controller delivers high-level control over resources and ensures efficient water use. By monitoring daily flow rates, superintendents can rest assured that overwatering will not occur.Eco-friendly and economical operations: Courses that use granular fertilizer can […]
An underwater pelletizing system the SPHERO 100 model brought substantial improvements to the type of granule produced and reduced the amount of waste produced.
In this video we use a 3″ Wilden® Pro-Flo X™ (PX1500) to illustrate the principle behind Air-Operated Double-Diaphragm pumps. This is the video that you want to watch to understand how AODDPs work.
The agreement covers mechanical seals and systems, high-performance couplings and hydrodynamic bearings used in the 24 centrifugal pumps supplied by TMP.
Pumping is a delicate process even more when handling media as sensitive as world class wines. With pumping being a crucial step According to the Wine Institute, 330 million cases of wine were consumed in 2010 alone. From 2010 to 2011, wine consumption in the US increased by 4.5 %, making America the worlds leading […]
Gorman-Rupp’s new Integrinex™ line of lift station controls is designed to ensure system performance through precise matching of controls to pumps and motors. See full story on grpumps.com Image courtesy of grpumps.com
Meeting the exacting fuel-delivery needs of Boston Yacht Haven’s clients requires a fuel pump that has been proven to reliably perform every time it’s called upon. This video illustrates how Blackmer® GX & X Series Sliding Vane Pumps answer the call for fuel delivery at the exclusive Boston Yacht Haven.
CUMMING – Tencarva Machinery Company, a distributor specializing in pumps, liquid process, and custom-designed systems for the industrial and municipal marketplace, recently acquired the assets of Pump Technology & Solutions Inc. (PTS), in Cumming, according to Rod Lee, Tencarva president.