Published Articles

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...

AODD Pumps Can Put The “Pop” In Soda Production

WILDEN® SANIFLO™ HYGIENIC™ SERIES (HS) AND FDA AODD PUMPS POSSESS A LONG LIST OF FEATURES AND BENEFITS THAT MAKE THEM IDEAL FOR THE MANY LIQUID-TRANSFER POINTS IN THE SOFT-DRINK PRODUCTION CHAIN By Tom Zuckett & Grant Gramlich From the time raw materials - concentrates, corn syrup, flavorings, phosphoric acid,...

AODD Pumps In Chemical Processes

Chemical Engineering By Edison Brito and Rob Jack, PSG | September 1, 2016 Advancements in efficiency and the ability to handle a wide array of chemicals combine to make the air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump a useful choice for chemical processors The circumstances surrounding the development of the air-operated double-diaphragm...

An Historic Partnership

Fluid Handling International A French-German ceramics company enhances its 267-year history with the assistance of innovative AODD pumps In 1748, Francois Boch and his three sons decided to open a pottery company in the small French village of Audun le Tiche, near the country’s northeastern border. To illustrate just...

Facilitating Fermentation

Source: Pumps & Systems California vineyard uses AODD pumps for 6,000-gallon tanks to achieve up to 60 percent savings in energy and operating costs. By John Wallace Wilden When Rodney Strong Vineyards built its new 10,500-square-foot fermentation facility in Healdsburg, California, to accommodate premium grapes from its Cooley Ranch...

Shifting Your Perception of AODD Pumps

Source: Pumping Valves & Systems Mr. Ravi Prasad-Director of Sales, PSG® India | April 2016 The innovative Air Distribution System (ADS) in the new Pro-Flo® SHIFT AODD Pump from Wilden® gives facility managers unmatched control of their pumping system's air consumption, resulting in increased energy efficiency, lower operating costs...

Reliable Operations For Wellness Plant

Source: World Pumps Villeroy & Boch’s bath and wellness plant in Roden has a continuous production cycle that cannot be altered. Here, Philippe Leguay of PSG explains how Villeroy & Boch has been using Wilden AODD pumps for over two decades, ensuring reliable continuous-duty operations. For instance, in 1801...

Less Energy, Greater Production

Source: PROCESSING Magazine An Ink manufacturer increases efficiencies while reducing energy costs with its new pump installations. By Michelangelo Branconi, Wilden Fluid leaks were halting production at Chimigraf's ink-manufacturing facilities several times a week. For many years, gear pumps transferred raw materials and finished products, but now the Barcelona,...

Wilden AODD Pumps Hit the Cover of Modern Pumping Today

Wilden is pleased to announce that its Air-Operated Double Diaphragm (AODD) Pumps were recently featured on the cover of leading trade publication Modern Pumping Today. The cover image, from the February 2016 issue, highlights a state-of-the-art tank cleaning operation that utilizes Wilden AODD pumps to apply accurate chemical doses...

Engine Repair Facility Improves Efficiency With AODD Pumps

Source: Flow Control By Philippe Leguay, Wilden and PSG From its Tilburg, the Netherlands, facility, Chromalloy services and repairs gas-turbine engine components used on airlines and other applications. Chromalloy has operated its facility in Tilburg, the Netherlands, since 1975. The facility provides service and repairs for gas-turbine engine components (inset)...