JP jockey pump controllers by Tornatech control jockey pumps by preventing the fire pump from starting due to small leaks in the sprinkler system.
The JP jockey pump controllers are designed to control jockey pumps to maintain desired water pressure in pump-serviced systems. A jockey pump helps prevent the fire pump from starting due to small leaks in the sprinkler system piping. The JP jockey pump has a front door mounted, microprocessor based iPD+ operator interface, which allows the user to set and adjust parameters for pressure, timers, and units of measure without opening the controller door.
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Annual Salary Survey
Before the calendar turned, 2016 already had the makings of a pivotal year for manufacturing, and for the world.
There were the big events for the year, including the United States as Partner Country at Hannover Messe in April and the 2016 International Manufacturing Technology Show in Chicago in September. There's also the matter of the U.S. presidential elections in November, which promise to shape policy in manufacturing for years to come.
But the year started with global economic turmoil, as a slowdown in Chinese manufacturing triggered a worldwide stock hiccup that sent values plummeting. The continued plunge in world oil prices has resulted in a slowdown in exploration and, by extension, the manufacture of exploration equipment.
Read more: 2015 Salary Survey