Wednesday, January 24, 2018

White Papers and Case Studies

Applying Expansion Joints to Your System

This paper will help you understand your piping systems requirements and basic expansion joint functions that are key to achieving optimal performance.  This article...

Sealing Systems Matter

The Fluid Sealing Association, an international trade association of sealing device manufacturers, has established an educational initiative called Sealing Systems Matter. A primary objective of the...

Simple Time-to-Failure Estimation Techniques for Reliability and Maintenance of Equipment

In 1979, MIT produced a report on maintenance with a focus on tribology. They estimated that $200 billion US dollars were spent on the direct...

Waterhammer – Its All About Conserving Energy

Waterhammer is a real life example of one of the fundamental laws of Physics ‐ ‐ the conservation of energy. It is a force...

Cavitation – A Largely Misunderstood Phenomenon

Cavitation (from cavity) is defined as the rapid formation and collapse of vapor bubbles or pockets in a liquid, due to dynamic action, and...