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4 Reasons To Choose AODD Pumps For Chemical Processes

Improvements in operational efficiency coupled with the ability to handle most chemicals make the air-operated double-diaphragm pump a perfect choice for chemical processors By Erik Solfelt Since its invention in 1955 as a mining pump, the air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump has established a well-earned reputation as a technology that...

An Act of Mercy

Source: Modern Pumping Today Many people in Africa have little or no access to healthcare. As a result, many children, teens and adults suffer and die every day from curable or treatable causes. For nearly forty years, Mercy Ships has delivered free services valued at more than $1 billion—directly...

Go with the flow

Source: ProFood World A pump upgrade helps a winery irrigate its fruit caps while providing gentle product handling, enhanced efficiency and labor savings. When Rodney Strong Vineyards built its new 10,500-square-foot fermentation facility in Healdsburg, California, the family-owned winery sought out highly specialized equipment that could optimize operations and...

Wilden® Introduces Pro-Flo® SHIFT PS220/230 FIT Metal Pumps

Grand Terrace, CA – October 2, 2017 — Wilden®, part of PSG®, a Dover company and a worldwide leader in air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology, is pleased to announce the availability of its PS220/230 FIT 25 mm (1”) metal AODD pumps equipped with the energy-efficient Pro-Flo® SHIFT Air Distribution...

Wilden® P420/430 and P820/830 FIT Metal Pumps Now Available

Grand Terrace, CA – October 2, 2017 — Wilden®, part of PSG®, a Dover company and a worldwide leader in air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology, is pleased to announce the availability of its P420/430 FIT 38 mm (1-1/2”) and P820/830 FIT 51 mm (2”) AODD pumps equipped with the...

Mastering the Art of Paint Production

Source: Paint & Coatings Industry As it turns out, there is a definite ‘art’ to the manufacture of the arts and crafts paints that enables a child to finger paint a family portrait worthy of a place on the fridge door. One company that has moved to the head...

Building Applications Knowledge Can Unlock Value in Pump Selection

Source: Pumps & Systems Leveraging this expertise solves customer problems and creates a sustainable competitive advantage. By Nate Maguire, PSG Last of Two Parts Part 1 of this article (Pumps & Systems, June 2017) introduced a few challenges that those in the pump industry face. In terms of energy,...

Wilden® Launches New E-Commerce Store

Wilden becomes the first top tier commercial pump brand available through a self-directed e-commerce platform Grand Terrace, CA – July 19, 2017 — Wilden®, part of PSG®, a Dover company and a worldwide leader in air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology, is pleased to announce the launch of its new...

AODD Pumps Can Put the “Pop” in Soda Production

Source: Drink Technology + Marketing By TOM ZUCKETT & GRANT GRAMLICH From the time raw materials - concentrates, corn syrup, flavorings, phosphoric acid, etc. - arrive at the soft-drink manufacturing and bottling plant to the point where finished products are put in bottles and cans, there are a large...