Better by design

Raleigh, Patrick
September 2011
Process Engineering;Sep/Oct2011, Vol. 92 Issue 5, p27
Trade Publication
The article offers the author's insights regarding the design, capacity, and usability of the progressive cavity (PC) pumps. The author says that the pumps were often used in handling more viscous media like filter cake, primary, secondary, and dewatered sludges. He notes that the pumps also offers maintain-in-place (MIP) features for lower maintenance and downtime costs. Moreover, he also cites how PC pumps differ to centrifugal pumps in terms of pressure resistance and efficiency.


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