Fluid Handling

By Staff November 10, 2004

Pump systems

The Hydraulic Institute has approved a National Pump Systems Educational Initiative called “Pump Systems Matter.” The program will place a primary focus on pump systems education and outreach, addressing energy savings and total cost of pump ownership. To learn more about the program call Robert Asdal at 973-267-9700 x13.

Hydraulic Institute pumplearning.org Write 301 on PE card

Hose assembly safety

Hose Assembly Safety Program is a free service to industry. Since hose assemblies in plants can be a source of equipment malfunction, dangerous spills, and personal injury, this program was developed to help manufacturers identify conditions that pose a risk to plant production and safety. For more information call Joe Dawson at 800-355-1991.

Dixon Valve & Coupling Co. dixonvalve.com Write 302 on PE card

PVC piping guide

A 142-p Engineering and Installation Guide provides a resource for technical data on PVC, CPVC, and specialty piping and duct systems. It features engineering and design data, a chemical resistance guide, physical properties, and pressure ratings. Call 610-252-7355 for a copy.

Harvel Plastics, Inc. harvel.com Write 303 on PE card

QFlow switches

Flow Switch Guide is a reference tool that offers advice on switch applications and product selection for use in gas, liquid, and slurry environments.

Fluid Components Intl fluidcomponents.com Write 304 on PE card

Progressing cavity pumps

CD-Rom catalog is easy to navigate and describes a line of progressing cavity pumps, geometries, and accessories. Included are performance curves and dimensional drawings.

Netzsch, Inc. netzschusa.com Write 305 on PE card