Don’t Choose the Wrong Pump For Your Shear-Sensitive Product

Don’t Choose the Wrong Pump For Your Shear-Sensitive Product

Jun 11, 2015

When handling shear-sensitive products, the myth that slower RPM pumps are “more gentle” is not always true. There are several less-known factors that may be the culprits...

Don’t Mount Your PD Pumps the Wrong Way

Don’t Mount Your PD Pumps the Wrong Way

May 28, 2015

Did you know there’s a “right” way to install your positive displacement (PD) pump? You could have your pump installed incorrectly, potentially leaving your product exposed to...

How Long Should My Hose Last?

How Long Should My Hose Last?

Jun 14, 2011

A day, a week, a month—or maybe a year! What are your expectations? This is the most common question asked by customers regarding sanitary hose assemblies. The question itself is difficult (but not impossible) to answer due to the unique applications that vary from one facility to another. Some reasons for premature failure are...

Out With the Old and… You Know the Rest

Out With the Old and… You Know the Rest

May 5, 2011

Over the years we have seen many changes in sanitary processing equipment, especially with smaller items like pumps, valves, etc. What is the reason for this? Let’s examine some possibilities.

What Is a Skid System?

What Is a Skid System?

Oct 28, 2010

A skid system is any process implement, operational device or system that can help a customer save time and money, or increase flexibility by assembling a group of modular pieces together as a single unit.  This includes: Pump carts Bio waste deactivation systems CIP systems Multi-story modular systems All of these systems fall under the broad umbrella of a...

How to Choose the Right Pump

How to Choose the Right Pump

Oct 12, 2010

Looking for a pump? The right pump for you is out there, but it’s not always easy to know where to begin in the selection process. Here are some guidelines to help get your search moving in the right direction. The liquid you are pumping can sometimes lean us toward a particular type of pump: If your product is thick, think Positive Displacement. Products...