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Mechanical seals use a barrier fluid that often is managed via API Plan 53a. The closed seal-support system usually used for this plan can pose issues of dirt and bacteria buildup. Two-part vessels enable easier cleaning and improve hygiene standards.
Cole-Parmer Releases New Fluid-Handling System Sourcebook -- Catalog includes laboratory and process solutions from such brands as Masterflex, Oakton, and Advantec.
Online Seminar Series Offers Valuable Fluid Handling Insight
Cole-Parmer Releases Its Fluid Handling System Sourcebook
New nozzle technology and improved control are enhancing the performance of systems. However, it’s still crucial to select the most-appropriate and cost-effective technology for a particular application. This article provides practical pointers.
Sampling and troubleshooting from pressurized systems demands care.
Understand the tradeoffs between direct and cascade control.
When proper design fails, sometimes you can inject air into pumps to prevent cavitation.
Pay close attention when designing relief valve systems and avoid using back-to-back devices.
Properly Tackle Fluid Flow Problems -- This requires far more than modeling software.
Often a large amount of water is added to a slurry to enable the slurry to be handled by a centrifugal pump. Using a peristaltic pump instead can significantly reduce the amount of water that must be added to the slurry.
Watch Out With Piping, Valves and Hoses -- Consider common dangers during process hazard analysis
Understand where it fits in terms of cost and performance
Clamp Down on Clumping -- First understand whats really causing the problem.
Effectively Clean Tanks and Reactors -- Choose the right equipment to avoid costly contamination problems.
Pick the Proper Hose -- Making a correct choice requires an understanding of hose components.
Pump curves suggest rethinking the usual control strategy
Proper bearings, lubrication and seals as well as proactive maintenance are crucial.
Nix Nozzle Nuisances -- Avoid flow problems by considering the impact of inlet losses.
Properly Measure Liquid/Liquid Interfaces -- Follow a simple rule for location of level gauge nozzles.
Tough services dont necessarily demand expensive devices.
Mind the curves when using different size pumps.
Achieve energy efficiency, reliability and profitability by properly selecting and operating pumps.
The ability to see what is happening inside a pipe can be invaluable to process operators. Despite technological advances, no sensor can equal the human eye, which has more than 94 million photo receptors. While your eyes are peeled you must also understand the tolerances allowed under API-610 ...
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