The latest advances in efficiency, motion reduction, and longevity
Centrifugal Pumps: The State of the Art and New Opportunities provides a comprehensive update on the field's latest developments. Presented by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, this book examines results from both the laboratory and the field in an effort to promote greater pump efficiency, lower vibrations, and reduce life cycle costs. This informative resource synthesizes the work of leading researchers and designers from around the world, providing a well-rounded reference for anyone working in the field.
The IMechE is the United Kingdom's qualifying body for mechanical engineers and the home of mechanical engineers for over 150 years. Around 75,000 engineers world-wide are members.
Has the workhorse of the petrochemical industry become a dinosaur?; demands on sealless pumps; technology in the foundry industry aiding the pump manufacturer; exploiting three-dimensional CAD systems to gain improvements in pump design and manufacturing techniques; the use of acoustic emissions(AE) techniques to monitor the mechanical condition of centrifugal pumps; assessing a pump's potential vibration for CFD analysis; innovative sealless pump design for reduced life-cycle costs.