Pumps & Valves White Papers & Case Studies

  1. Sulzer Pumps Reduce Downtime At Water Utility
    6/26/2015

    Winslow Township — the largest town in Camden County, NJ — sought relief from its clog-prone, unreliable pumps.

  2. Picking The Perfect Pump
    5/21/2015

    Pumps and pumping systems are like unsung heroes of modern society – quickly and quietly transporting vital water supplies, chemicals and waste to and from locations, which rely upon their consistent, reliable operation.

  3. N-Pumps Resolve Clogging Issues And Control Maintenance Costs
    3/24/2015

    A public works director in southern Kalamazoo, MI, recommended the county investigate new generation Flygt brand pumps for five troublesome singlephase stations along their system.

  4. N-Pumps And Multismart Pump Station Controls Reduce Costs And Improve Efficiency In Missouri
    3/23/2015

    The Sni-A-Bar Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) serves the nearby cities of Blue Springs and Grain Valley, MO. In 2013, the city of Blue Springs completed an expansion project to increase plant capacity and improve effluent discharge, allowing the Sni-A-Bar WWTP to meet more stringent environmental requirements mandated by the EPA and the Missouri Department of Natural Resources (MDNR).

  5. Mixers Clear FOG And Reduce Operating Costs By More Than 80%
    3/8/2015

    The Cypress Creek WWTP in Florence, AL, uses an extended aeration activated sludge process with a design capacity of 20 million gallons per day (MGD). Cypress Creek serves mostly residential customers, but about 15 percent of its influent comes from industrial sources, and their discharge to the plant contains large amounts of fats, oils, and grease (FOG).

  6. Clogging Problem Solved; Maintenance Cost Reduced; 15 Percent Less Power Consumption Delivered
    3/6/2015

    A WWTP facility in Indiana serves a six-square-mile area, and has historically experienced pronounced peak flows caused by nearly one-fourth of its  collection system consisting of combined storm water and sanitary sewer lines.

  7. Quick-Response Maintenance Team Minimizes Cost And Impact Of Pump Outage
    3/1/2015

    When water makes contact with the electrical controls in a wastewater treatment plant the results can be costly, and the response can test a plant’s major service supplier.

  8. N-pumps End Clogging Problems, Improve Efficiency
    3/1/2015

    The use of so-called ”disposable” products such as personal care and cleaning wipes caused recurring clogs in the pump impellers at a 1,350-gpm (gallons per minute) lift station operated by the city of Waconia, Minnesota.

  9. Propeller-Style Submersible Pumps Provide Reliable Drainage And Flood Control In Low-Lying Hoboken
    2/20/2015

    Because of its low-lying location on the New Jersey side of the Hudson River, the city of Hoboken, NJ, has struggled for generations with flooding when extreme wet-weather events coincide with high tides.

  10. N-Pumps Eliminate Clogging, Cut Energy Bills, And Eliminate Unscheduled Maintenance Calls In Wisconsin
    2/15/2015

    In the village of Hartland, Wisconsin, submersible pumps at the village’s lift stations were frequently becoming clogged, resulting in emergency service calls to remove debris.