New technologies reducing lead times for rotating equipment spare parts

Technical paper by Pharic Smith, Head of Engineering, Parts Retrofit and Siegbert Hardock, Head of Tendering, Parts Retrofit for Sulzer Important assets such as pumps...

Retrofit project delivers 5 % efficiency improvement for boiler feed pumps

  Boiler feed pumps are essential pieces of equipment for power generation plants. High energy requirements mean they need to be efficient as well as...

Sulzer is optimizing pump reliability and performance

The offshore industry faces two main challenges: maximizing production within the limits of the reservoir, and minimizing operational costs while maintaining the safety of...

KSB puts pumps into the Internet of Things

At this year’s Achema, KSB is presenting a new pump monitoring system called KSB Guard. Networked vibration and temperature sensors fitted directly to the pump...

Maintenance-in-place-solution for progressing cavity pumps

Progressing cavity pumps from Allweiler can be delivered with an Optifix option. The pump can be disassembled in five steps, and eliminates the need...

Technical Paper: Pump refurbishment package focuses on energy efficiency

An Australian company that specialises in both on-site and off-site pump refurbishment is finding that energy efficiency is an important driver in its refurbishment...

Colfax/Allweiler: Intelligent pump monitoring

IN-1000 is a platform, developed specifically for Allweiler pumps that are used in operationally-critical and environmentally-sensitive applications. IN-1000 improves safety while reducing operating costs....

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...

Predictive maintenance solution improves pump diagnostics

Griswold, a manufacturer of centrifugal pumps, developed SafeGuard as an predictive maintenance solution. It allows both the pump and the motor to be remotely...

Mounting aid for waste water pumps

SewaSlide is a movable support that makes the task of opening the pump a simple one-person job, allowing measures such as impeller inspection or ...