May 2015 archive
Posted on Wed, 13 May 2015
What makes a Centrifugal pump work?
How to properly install a pump and how installation affects the overall life and performance.
Proper start up, operation and shutdown of centrifugal pumps.
What maintenance is needed and when it should be done
How to trouble shoot pump system problems.
How to upgrade old or inefficient pumps to get the most from your pumping systems.
Life Cycle Cost
What is the true cost of the pump over its expected life time?
How pumps should be installed to maximize pump life?
About our Presenter
Greg Peters – Target Industrial Products Specialist, Flow Solutions Division
Greg is a graduate of the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill and has been employed by Flowserve for 20+ years. Greg has held a number of key positions at Flowserve during his tenure with the pump division including outside sales engineer, Southeast Service Repair Manager and currently Southeast target industrial product specialist. Greg has extensive experience working on new pump projects including application engineering and design, systems analysis and troubleshooting, plant start up including operation and maintenance training. His repair background includes focus on ANSI, overhung single stage, single stage between bearing horizontal split case units and small to mid-range vertical pump repairs.
Dates and Location
June 23, 2015 in Little Rock
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
2 Riverfront Place
North Little Rock, AR 72114
June 25, 2015 in Bentonville
9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
LaQuinta Inns & Suites
1001 SE Walton Blvd
Bentonville, AR 72712
Fee..............................................................$75.00 (per person)
Fee includes: Seminar (9:00 AM - 3:30 PM), Centrifugal Pump Workbook, and Lunch.
Registration: 8:00-8:30 AM on day of seminar
Please fill out the form below to register.
If you have any questions about the seminar or registration please call John Atkinson at (501) 758-2745
Posted on Tue, 12 May 2015
A culture change is in the air at Sullair, a pioneer in air compressor technology, as the company celebrates its 50th anniversary. A global manufacturer of rotary screw air compressors used to power air-driven industrial equipment and tools used in manufacturing as well as the energy, mining and chemicals industries, Sullair operates five manufacturing facilities worldwide. Read more here.
Posted on Wed, 6 May 2015
Arkansas Industrial Machinery will be traveling with the INNOMAG™ demo truck the week of May11th. We are excited to show off the Flowserve Innomag pump to the state of Arkansas.
Key features that make the INNOMAG different are:
· A revolutionary, patented, thrust balancing system eliminates the axial thrust created by the internal
· The balancing system is responsive, automatic and stable with any change in the fluid conditions such
as flow, pressure or viscosity
· The patented wear ring system prevents impeller from rubbing containment shell in the event of a
primary bearing upset.
· A patented design combines a simple, yet proven, “off-the-shelf” dry run cartridge seal with our long
couple bearing frame. Together, these products provide your service with true metallic secondary
If you would like to schedule one of our salesmen to come to your plant and show you the INNOMAG Pump.
Please contact us at (501) 758-2745 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Atlas Copco Compressors Launches ‘Two-in-One’ Coalescing Compressed Air Filters that Reduce Pressure Drops by 40 Percent
Posted on Tue, 5 May 2015
Atlas Copco has introduced UD+ coalescing compressed air filters available with capacities of 19 scfm to 16950 scfm, which combine two filtration processes into one product while reducing pressure drops by 40 percent. Read more about it here.