Construction & Building Features

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Training the pump engineers of the future Training the pump engineers of the future

Andrew Smith reports on how some of the best and most promising engineers study for qualifications on a bespoke training course which recently celebrated its 10th anniversary.

Stretching to overcome the challenges of latex Stretching to overcome the challenges of latex

Certain liquids, which, due to their composition, characteristics, or how they react to process conditions create problems with pumping. Emulsions are just such a “difficult” liquid, a good example being latex, which requires a specific type of pump. Michael Smith Engineers were called in by a firm specialising in road construction to tackle just such a problem and the Wanner Hydra-Cell was chosen as fit for purpose.