TITLE

CONTROLLING PUMP COSTS

AUTHOR(S)
Creamer, Jack
PUB. DATE
March 2011
SOURCE
Pollution Engineering;Mar2011, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on how to control the cost of operating pumps in wastewater and water plants. It states that an operator should manage and complete motor data for evaluation and trending of energy failures and costs and then review the life cycle payback and costs for renewal with higher efficiency motors. It suggests repairing air leaks found in compressed air systems for valve and hand control. It adds that proper use of pump systems is an approach to enhancing energy management.
ACCESSION #
59669613

 

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