Case Study

Peristaltic Pumps Reduce Operating Costs

Source: Blue-White Industries

By Andrew Snyder

Peristaltic Pumps Reduce Operating Costs

Many water treatment plant upgrades and purchasing decisions are entirely determined by price. However, long term costs such as energy and maintenance, are often not considered in the initial stages. This potentially leaves water treatment plants with ongoing and reoccurring expenses, which could result in higher energy bills, increased purchases of spare parts, and operator labor time.

The City of Lompoc Water Treatment Plant analyzed the long-term potential cost savings of taking these ongoing expenses into consideration, and they are already seeing the payback.