Published Articles

AODD Pumps Improve Production & Energy Efficiency

A new air distribution system enables air-operated double-diaphragm pumps to set a new standard in efficiency and optimized production By Carl Glauber, Wilden | Download the article The July issue of Pumps & Systems magazine included a feature article on the latest air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump innovation from Wilden®...the Pro-Flo® SHIFT Air...

Shift Your Perception of AODD Pumps

By Chris Distaso, Wilden | Download this article | The July issue of Modern Pumping Today magazine included a feature article on the latest air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump innovation from Wilden®…the Pro-Flo SHIFT Air Distribution System (ADS). This article focuses on how the Pro-Flo SHIFT improves production and energy efficiency within the AODD pump...

There Were Heroes Amidst The Gulf Oil Spill Fiasco

When the traditional tally of the top news stories of the year is taken in a few months, there is one that is sure to be at the top of nearly every list: the explosion and fire on the Deepwater Horizon oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico that...

Pumps Play A Role In The Coastal Cleanup

Among isolated spots of more than 1,200 miles of the beaches of Prince William Sound, Alaska’s environment still suffers the effects of the Exxon Valdez disaster that dumped 11 million gallons of fresh crude into the sea two decades ago. Though there have been far bigger spills, the Exxon...

Air-Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps

PSG TECHNOLOGIES - AIR-OPERATED DOUBLE DIAPHRAGM PUMPS: PSG offers the latest technologies in Air-Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps (AODDP).  Air Operated Double Diaphragm Pumps  are positive displacement reciprocating pumps that can be used in multiple fluid transfer applications.  PSG’s AODDP brands use two diaphragms and four check valves that alternate...

2007 Plant Engineering Product Of The Year Award

Wilden's innovative Pro-Flo X™ Air Distribution System (ADS) is the proud winner of Plant Engineering's Product of the Year award. Wilden's patent pending Pro-Flo X™ with its EMS™ (Efficiency Management System) technology offers pump users operational flexibility never before seen. Due to its innovative design, the Pro-Flo X™ and...

Advancing AODD Pump Design For Dangerous Chemicals

The chemical industry converts raw materials into 70,000 different products, but each chemical sub-sector presents its own unique challenges and dangers. Namely, each includes dangerous chemicals that are used in the production of tens of thousands of products. Dangerous chemicals require careful transfer and pump components to protect workers...

Conquering The Challenges Of Latex Emulsion-Handling

Introduction Handling emulsions can be very challenging. Even their basic definition – “a mixture of two or more liquids that are normally unblendable” – hints at the difficulties that may be lying in wait when creating and handling them. Still, examples where emulsions have been successfully created, ranging from...