Posts Tagged: Oil & Gas

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...

Mastering The Art Of Paint Production

HAVO B.V. BUTTRESSES ITS REPUTATION AS ONE OF THE WORLD’S LEADING PROVIDERS OF ARTS-AND-CRAFTS PAINTS BY INTEGRATING WILDEN® ORIGINAL™ AND ADVANCED™ AODD PUMPS INTO ITS PRODUCTION OPERATIONS By Neil Walters | View PDF When Havo B.V., a leading producer of creative materials for use in the educational and retail...

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...

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...

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...

Wilden® Releases CSA-Certified Natural Gas-Operated Double-Diaphragm Pumps

Grand Terrace, CA – January 28, 2016 – Wilden®, part of PSG®, a Dover company and a worldwide leader in air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology, is pleased to announce the release of a new line of CSA-certified natural gas-operated double-diaphragm pumps. Specifically designed for the oil and gas industry,...

Wilden® Celebrates 60 Years of AODD Pump Innovation

Grand Terrace, CA – October 30, 2015 – Wilden®, part of PSG®, a Dover company and a worldwide leader in air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology, is pleased to announce that it is celebrating its 60-year anniversary in 2015. Manufactured in Grand Terrace, CA, USA, Wilden was founded in 1955...