One aspect of working with pumps that gets overlooked is all the technology packed into the controllers that control them. In today’s world, so much is linked through the internet which can lead to an issue if an unauthorized person gained access to the controller information. This article on pump and systems explores this realm […]
Another dive into how the efficiency is calculated which is something the Department of Energy looks at for giving approval for pumps. We have seen this as an issue with our Peerless C and F pumps along with our substitute brand Summit. We also have videos that break this down along with this article from […]
When I shut off the faucets quickly in my home, the pipes rattle. What is that? This event is called a water hammer. When you shut off the faucets in your home or when your washing machine suddenly shuts off, the fill valve can cause a surge in the system that can make pipes rattle […]
One big thing we all try to avoid is a smelly situation but for those at wastewater treatment plants that is their life. What if we could offer them some solutions that could make their life a little less stinky? This article provides some ways to combat this enemy to everyone’s nose. The article tackles […]
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Getting back at it with another article from the great resource of pumpandsystems.com. This time they tackle the issue of running a pump dry and how long a pump can’t run dry. They also delve into the effects on the bearings and the pump as a whole. I think we all know that it is […]
With many plants looking for ways to become more efficient with energy costs a major concern VFDs on a pump system is looks to be the answer. Explore this short article from pumpsandsystems.com that breaks down the issues that municipal applications run into and the solutions that a VFD provides. Click the picture above for […]