Features for January 2015

Features Archive

Tyr blower solution for VWS Westgarth Tyr blower solution for VWS Westgarth

When an upstream oil, gas and water treatment provider required a series of specialist blower systems to be installed offshore Brazil as part of their oil extraction process, Busch provided a series of customised Tyr Roots blower packages designed to meet the exact requirements outlined by VWS Westgarth.

Renovation ensures future flood control Renovation ensures future flood control

Flood protection and water level management are critical in the Netherlands where up to 60% of the country is below sea level. In one pumping station 80-year-old pumps needed replacing and BBA Pumps stepped in to install temporary modern equipment.

Choosing the right hand protection Choosing the right hand protection

Steve Shale, marketing manager, Globus, explains why it is a legal requirement to wear appropriate gloves in the right environments and where help is at hand.

Considerations for diaphragm selection Considerations for diaphragm selection

A look at the factors to take into account when choosing the proper diaphragm that will be suitable for a specific application.

Bentley's WaterCAD improves Sao Paulo's water supply Bentley's WaterCAD improves Sao Paulo's water supply

Water system modelling software provides continuous water supply to Sao Paulo, Brazil and saves energy costs.

AxFlow pump refurbishment at UK dock meets challenge AxFlow pump refurbishment at UK dock meets challenge

An extensive refurbishment and repair programme, which created a major logistical and engineering challenge.

Wastewater treatment technology for developing countries Wastewater treatment technology for developing countries

Mark Fosshage, President & CEO, World Water Works explains how a biological treatment technology using algae promises to reduce total energy consumption by 90%.