Published Articles

Mastering the Art of Paint Production

Source: Asia Pacific Coatings Journal Alberto Lerussi, Wilden and PSG, shows how Havo BV has reinforced its reputation as a world leading provider of arts & crafts paints by integrating Wilden AODD pumps into its production operations As it turns out, there is a definite ‘art’ to the manufacture...

Mastering the Art of Paint Production

Source: Paint and Resin Times When Dutch arts and crafts paint manufacturer Havo ran into problems with its pumps, switching to Wilden products enabled it to maintain the quality that its customers demand, says Alberto Lerussi, Director of Sales - EMEA for Wilden and PSG As it turns out,...

Why you Should Consider AODD Pumps for Chemical Industry Processes

Process Worldwide For decades, centrifugal pumps were the standard choice for the process industry. Now, advancements in overall efficiency and the ability to handle a wide array of unique chemicals combine to make the air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump a first choice for chemical processors. Content of the Article: Page...

Building Applications Knowledge Can Unlock Value in Pump Selection

Pumps & Systems Leveraging this expertise solves customer problems and creates a sustainable competitive advantage. By Nate Maguire, PSG First of Two Parts In industrial business-to-business equipment markets, manufacturers are faced with an increasingly difficult operating environment. Energy price volatility, the increasing costs of regulatory compliance and public demands...

Irrigating Fruit Caps: A Clean and Green Solution

The Grapevine By John Wallace When Rodney Strong Vineyards built its new 10,500-square-foot fermentation facility in Healdsburg, CA, USA to accommodate premium grapes from their Cooley Ranch Vineyard, each detail was precisely planned. All equipment was carefully engineered or researched before purchase to assure the most efficient operations and...

Optimizing Air Usage In AODD Pumps

Processing magazine Next-generation ADS can reduce air consumption for improved efficiency and reduced operating costs By Erik Solfelt, Wilden Pump & Engineering Co. LLC Successful industrial operations are often measure success many ways — such as operational equipment efficiency, productivity and safety, to name a few. Almost always, they...

The # 1 Issue the Sanitary Processing Industry Fears Most

The sanitary processing industry currently faces a multitude of challenges: Rising wages and competition for workers Rising cost of benefits Increased competition from large, small and international competitors Increase of raw material costs due to material shortages Increase cost and demand for shelf space from retailers Increase in international,...

AODD Pumps Can Put the ‘Pop’ In Soda Production

Pumps & Systems By Tom Zuckett & Grant Gramlich | December 2016 Their features and benefits make them ideal for the many liquid-transfer points in the soft drink production chain. Although per-capita consumption of carbonated soft drinks in the U.S. has been on a steady decline since peaking in...

Clean is the Top Food-Pump Priority

Maintenance Technology By Michelle Segrest | October 2016 Food-and-beverage pumps are subjected to extensive and harsh cleaning procedures to assure that they meet all health regulations. It can be as smooth and clear as water or wine, or as sticky and thick as cookie dough or peanut butter. Regardless...

A Splash of Colour: The Right Pump for Inkmaking

By Michelangelo Branconi | View The Article Why AODD pumps are the secret ingredient for succes at a Spanish ink manufacturer — When a Spanish hidden champion wanted to grow, their process equipment was not up to the task. Now, the company has moved beyond its humble roots, with the...