Monthly Archives: December 2015

fluid viscosity

A fluid’s viscosity, or thickness, will affects how it will behave in a pump. Fluids are classified into four main groups Newtonian, Pseudoplastic, Dilatant and Thixotropic.

ebara centrifugal pump blowdown tank skid

Steam boilers evaporate liquid water into steam which leaves behind undesired impurities. These impurities need to be removed by a blow-down operation to ensure the efficiency of the boilers.

Netzsch T2 Tornado lobe pumps side without covers

Gear pumps are commonly used in high viscosity fluid applications but the gears can be easily damaged when pumping large solids.