Posts Tagged: ADS

Improving Efficiency In Air Distribution Systems (ADS)

Air operated double diaphragm (AODD) pump technology was invented and introduced to the market 55 years ago. That day in 1955 when the first AODD pump began operating remains a watershed moment in industrial pump history. AODD technology grew from humble beginnings, mainly as a way to pump wastewater...

The Evolution Of Clean – For Your Pump Tool Kit

The Challenge Not surprisingly, food safety has always been a top concern for the companies that produce processed foods and beverages. So, it goes without saying that this is a precise industry, one that requires the highest standards in hygienic and sanitary production processes. Despite this emphasis on food...

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...

Conquering the Challenges of Latex Emulsion-Handling

WILDEN® ADVANCED™ SERIES AIR-OPERATED DOUBLE-DIAPHRAGM (AODD) PUMP TECHNOLOGY DELIVERS THE SHEAR-SENSITIVITY AND LEAK-FREE OPERATION REQUIRED IN THIS CRITICAL APPLICATION 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...

Advancing AODD Pump Design for Dangerous Chemicals

CONSIDER CHEMICAL COMPATIBILITY, CONTAINMENT AND ENERGY EFFICIENCY WHEN SELECTING AN AODD PUMP IN DANGEROUS CHEMICAL APPLICATIONS By Edison Brito 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...

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...

AODD Pumps for Harsh Conditions

Source: White Paper PRODUCT TYPE AND ENVIRONMENT MUST BE CONSIDERED WHEN CHOOSING THE PROPER PUMP By Tom Zuckett Introduction Webster’s Dictionary offers a number of definitions for the word “harsh,” including “having a coarse or uneven surface that is rough or unpleasant to the touch” and “causing a disagreeable...