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A Power Plant customer had several pump motor bases that had extreme corrosion due to the aggressive salt water environment they were in. Many of their pumps & motors were older units, and new bases were not available either because the factory no longer made parts for the pumps, or the ones that did would require a lot of machining and changes to get them to fit correctly. Additionally, they... Read More
Polyurethane component manufacturer Kastalon Inc. partners with engineers worldwide to create custom springs and energy control devices for a variety of high-profile projects. It's not often, though, that the project's end users are fish. Kastalon, a second-generation family-owned company headquartered near Chicago, played a key role in the success of the Pelton Round Butte Selective Water... Read More
Alsip, IL - Looking down from the Cascade Mountains at the three majestic rivers rambling through the picturesque countryside in central Oregon, no one would ever suspect that the salmon and steelhead were swimming their way up those rivers for the first time since 1968. Although a series of dams, built in the early 1960's, created a dynamic resource for hydropower, the fish passage system built... Read More
Liberty has expanded its line of pump guide rails to include the GR22. This pump guide rail allows easier installation or removal of submersible pumps in deeper pits. This new model features heavy cast iron construction and an efficient single rail design. With a discharge size of 2 inches, the GR22 fits Liberty series FL150 thru 200-series effluent pumps (Model GR22-FL) and LE70, LE100, LEH150... Read More
Mining is Mongolia's most important industry. In January 2007, KSB's subsidiary GIW supplied one of the largest slurry pumps ever installed in a copper mine. The extremely robust pump was built with state-of-the-art KSB technology for the Erdenet mine in order to increase production output in the medium and long term. Per hour, the horizontally installed centrifugal slurry pump is capable of... Read More
Environamics universal power frame cartridge eliminates premature bearing and mechanical seal failures caused by heat, vibration, misalignment, and cavitation. Modular replacement for existing power frames bolts into place without modifying pump, piping, or foundation. Interchangeable shaft ends enable unit to fit any impeller configuration. Cartridge can be converted from standard power frame to... Read More