12th International Pump User Symposium (1995)

Table Of Contents

LECTURES
pg. 3JUSTIFYING THE REINSTALLATION AND UPGRADING OF PROBLEM ANSI PUMPS AT AN OPERATING CHEMICAL PLANT
Joseph F. Dolniak
pg. 11DESIGN AND IMPLEMENTATION OF A MECHANICAL SEAL IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM AT AN OIL REFINERY
Johnny J. Pellin and William J. McCollough
pg. 19DUAL GAS SEALING TECHNOLOGY FOR PUMPS
William V. Adams, Randy R. Dingman, and Joseph C. Parker
pg. 31DESIGN AND TESTING OF DUAL SEAL SERIES ARRANGEMENTS FOR PRESSURIZED BARRIER FLUID
Kenneth E. Lavelle, William E. Key, and Al C. Holman
pg. 37MODERN MANUFACTURING OF ADVANCED IMPELLER AND DIFFUSER VANE PROFILES
Helmut Riegger and Alexander Nicklas
pg. 47UNDERSTAND PROGRESSING CAVITY PUMPS CHARACTERISTICS AND A VOID ABRASIVE WEAR
Gerhard Vetter and Wolfgang Wirth
pg. 61EFFECT OF MECHANICAL UNBALANCE ON VIBRATIONS, FORCES AND RELIABILITY OF A SINGLE-STAGE CENTRIFUGAL PUMP
Lev Nelik and Charles Jackson
pg. 69MAGNETIC BEARINGS AS AN IMPELLER FORCE MEASUREMENT TECHNIQUE
Adiel Guinzburg and Frederic W. Buse
pg. 77DRY RUNNING TESTS UTILIZING SILICON CARBIDE BEARINGS AND POLYMER LUBRICATING STRIPS WITH CONDUCTIVE AND NONCONDUCTIVE CONTAINMENT SHELLS IN AN ANSI MAGNETIC DRIVE PUMP
Anthony E. Stavale
pg. 83DRY RUNNING BELLOWS TYPE TANDEM SEALS FOR VOC SERVICES
Reid W. Engstrom, David P. Casucci, and Michael Kotlyar
pg. 89TESTING AND FIELD PERFORMANCE OF A HIGH DUTY NGL PIPELINE SEAL
Kenneth E. Lavelle and William J. Woods
pg. 97EXPERIMENTAL EVALUATION OF HIGH ENERGY PUMP IMPROVEMENTS INCLUDING EFFECTS OF UPSTREAM PIPING
Donald P. Sloteman, Timothy L. Wotring, Patrick March, Dan McBee, and Larry Moody
SPECIAL PAPERS
pg. 113JUDGE THE PUMP HYDRAULIC DESIGN THROUGH NUMBERS BEFORE YOU BUY
Hans Spring
pg. 121A NAME WELL CHOSEN
Igor J. Karassik
TUTORIAL SESSIONS
pg. 125THE ROAD TO RELIABLE PUMPS
Perry C. Monroe, Jr.
pg. 143CENTRIFUGAL PUMPS INSPECTION AND TESTING
Vinod P. Patel and James R. Bro
pg. 151CENTRIFUGAL PUMP APPLICATION - KEY HYDRAULIC AND PERFORMANCE CRITERIA
Stan T. Shiels
pg. 163SHAFT ALIGNMENT
Jack Essinger
pg. 189MONITORING REPAIRS TO YOUR PUMPS
William E. (Ed) Nelson
pg. 207DIAPHRAGM DEVELOPMENT TRENDS FOR SAFE LEAKFREE RECIPROCATING PROCESS PUMPS
Gerhard Vetter, Eberhard Schlucker, Waldemar Horn, and William E. Neis
pg. 221THE EFFECTS OF VALVE DYNAMICS ON RECIPROCATING PUMP RELIABILITY
Stephen M. Price, Donald R. Smith , and James D. Tison
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