Siemens: Digitalization package for next motor generation

With the latest generation of its Simotics SD (Severe Duty) motors, Siemens is offering a digitalization package to address the future challenges facing the...

Sulzer doubles capacity of high voltage testing to improve repair times

Performance testing of high voltage motors and generators is usually carried out to determine benchmark data following a major repair. However, increasingly, customers are...

Sulzer to be distributor of MV variable speed drives in North America

As part of a growing portfolio of services, Sulzer has signed an agreement with Nidec Industrial Solutions that will introduce customers to the high...

Efficiency comparison pumping system

An increasing number of pumps are now being run using speed control in order to be able to define the dynamic volume flow. The...

New app simplifies pump operation

This new KSB app called ‘FlowManager’ can be used to operate and configure the PumpDrive 2 and PumpDrive 2 Eco variable speed systems. It...

Green pumps for a green stadium

Croke Park is a major Gaelic Athletic Association (GAA) sports venue located in Dublin that hosts events for a number of sports. Croke Park...

Is your electric motor trying to tell you something?

Plant and maintenance engineers often seem to have an intuitive nose for trouble, so are able to predict pending problems with machinery and take...

Vertical gearmotors in pump stations

To prevent the city of New Orleans something like the Hurricane Katrina in 2005, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers awarded approximately $615 million...

KSB: High-efficiency motor with integrated frequency inverter

Prototype demonstrates potentia: The KSB Group has finished the prototype of a super-compact high-efficiency motor with an integrated frequency inverter. The 22-kW synchronous reluctance...

Pumps cut power consumption at Palazzo Grassi in Venice

One of the most important museums of contemporary art in Italy, the famous Palazzo Grassi in Venice, is able to considerably improve its energy...