Parker Hannifin has invented a pump which is cavitation-resistant and self-priming.
Parker Hannifin has invented a pump which is cavitation-resistant and self-priming.
20 low lift submersible motor pump sets (LLP) plus 10 high lift submersible motor pump sets (HLP) will be delivered by Indar.
20 low lift submersible motor pump sets (LLP) plus 10 high lift submersible motor pump sets (HLP) will be delivered by Indar.

Overcoming the challenge of dry running, how Indar is helping Las Vegas deal with its worst drought on record and our Q3 M&A review were the most popular stories on the World Pumps website in November.

1.How to overcome the challenge of dry running

Dry running occurs when a pump operates without adequate liquid. This leads to a surge in pressure, flow or overheating that will instigate a pump failure. As a result, the pumping elements seize up on the shaft. This article explains how the problem can be avoided.

2. How Las Vegas is dealing with the worst drought on record

Facing the worst drought on record in the Colorado River Basin, the Southern Nevada Water Authority (SNWA) is building a low lake level pumping station to ensure Las Vegas and Southern Nevada maintains access to its primary water supplies in Lake Mead.

3. Pumps Mergers & Acquisitions Review: Q3 2017

Pump-related M&A activity in July, August and September 2017.