The 5 Most Important Stories in the Pump Industry | Mar 14 – 20, 2016

Here are the stories that caught our eye over the last seven days:

1. Massachusetts DEP Initiates Statewide Pump System Optimization Training

Pumping systems represent “approximately 90 percent of electric usage for water facilities” in Massachusetts. Which explains why a statewide initiative to optimizing pumping systems just kicked off.

2. 3 Real-World Examples of Eddy Current Drive Reliability

Eddy current drives are experiencing something of a revival. After years of taking the backseat to VFD technology, reliability (and simplicity) minded end-users are giving them a second look.

3. Extend Asset Value by Coating Pump Internals

Not every pump manufacturer agrees that coating pump internals is a great idea. However, it’s certainly worth considering if you have a problem application that tends to burn through wet-end components on a regular basis.

4. Armstrong Fluid Technology adds a Commercial Director of Global Building Business

His name is Joachim Schulz and Armstrong created the position for him.

5. Engineers are Rock Stars

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