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Take Care Of Your Pumps And They'll Take Care Of You By Jim DeLee, sr. member technical staff, Fluid Components International
Engineers and technicians looking to optimizing their process for productive operation can start with the pump and protecting the pump against common hazards. Pump protection improves end-product or batch quality, reduces material costs, eliminates waste, and lowers maintenance costs. Taking good care of your pump delivers a positive payback.
Alkylate Product Process Stream Case Study By Pentair Separation Systems
Pentair Porous Media deployed a 36-inch ProcessOR rental vessel to a mid-continent refiner for an alkylate product process stream producing iso-octane, a gasoline component. The plant had experienced frequent plugging of their custody transfer filters at the gasoline loading rack and suspected that the contaminant was coming from the alkylate unit. A system survey was performed by Pentair Porous Media's STAR labs confirming this suspicion. The filter vessel was rented and then placed in service.
MIOX® Corporation works closely with industry leaders to deliver an effective and safe chlorine-based oxidant that is generated on-site and can be applicable in drilling, production, and optimization issues for the oil and gas industry.
Endesa's Compostilla Power Plant is located in Ponferrada (León), Spain, commissioned in 1964. It is a coal-fired power plant with a capacity of 1292 megawatts spread across five (5) turbines, which are a combination of Westinghouse and Mitsubishi.
Having operations that extend beyond the four walls makes the organization vulnerable to inefficiencies in communications, data collection, and time management, and since many of these tasks are customer-facing and tied directly to profitability, solving these challenges is a priority.