Pumps

Pumps March 1, 1998

Submersible drainage pumps

Pumps are available in sizes from 1 1/2 to 15 hp. The pumps feature modular, easily changed replacement parts; and offer a rust and corrosion-resistant stainless steel outer casing. Pumpex, Inc.

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Pumps March 1, 1998

PLANT ENGINEERING COST INDEX* – 1998-03-01

Change, % Current Month Year Facilities group index ago ago Clay construction products 144.1 0 1.1 Electric devices 146.9 -0.1 2 Foundry and forge products 134.2 0 0.9 Glass 108.5 -0.1 -1.3 Gypsum products 172 -0.

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Pumps March 1, 1998

Portable electric pump

Utility pump is corrosion resistant, lightweight, and durable. This product is the latest addition to a line of submersible, portable electric pumps. Grindex Pumps www.grindexpumps.com

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Pumps March 1, 1998

Guidelines For Choosing A Pipe Thread Sealant

Looking into any maintenance technician's tool box or a plant's supply closet likely turns up some type of pipe thread sealant.

By Steven J. Vaccaro
Pumps March 1, 1998

Containment system

Thermoplastic system features patented dual containment piping with options, including leak detection, HDPE manholes, valve boxes, sumps, and lining systems. Fluid Controls, Inc. www.fluidcontrols.com

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Pumps February 1, 1998

PLANT ENGINEERING COST INDEX* – 1998-02-01

Change, % Current Month Year Facilities group index ago ago Clay construction products 144.1 0 1.1 Electric devices 146.9 -0.1 2 Foundry and forge products 134.2 0 0.9 Glass 108.5 -0.1 -1.3 Gypsum products 172 -0.

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Pumps February 1, 1998

A catalog to diaphragm for

A 20-p booklet features descriptions, technical data, and engineering schematics of a complete diaphragm valve line, plus a review of available diaphragms.

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Pumps February 1, 1998

Steam traps

A 20-p catalog depicts two lines of inverted bucket steam traps: cast iron and stainless steel. Both lines integrate the energy saving features of the inverted bucket steam trap with proven reliability of piston valves into a single space-saving package.

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Pumps February 1, 1998

Vacuum pump rebuild

A 4-p brochure describes a service for rebuilding vacuum pumps ranging from conventional belt drive models to the latest dry pump technology. Pumps are rebuilt under an eight-step program that assures performance. Mass-Vac, Inc.

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Pumps January 1, 1998

Relief valves

A complete line of process pressure relief valves, steam safety valves, and hydraulic and pneumatic test equipment is presented in a 6-p brochure.

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