21st International Pump User Symposium (2004)

Table Of Contents

LECTURES
pg. 1PUMPING OIL SAND FROTH
Baha Abulnaga
pg. 10CENTRIFUGAL PUMPS IN HEATED BITUMEN PIPELINE SERVICE
Ralph Dickau, Carlos Pardo
pg. 18ABNORMAL VERTICAL PUMP SUCTION RECIRCULATION PROBLEMS DUE TO PUMP-SYSTEM INTERACTION
Bruno Schiavello, Donald R. Smith, Stephen M. Price
pg. 48SELECTION OF LARGE WATER TRANSPORT PUMPS AND FIELD EXPERIENCES
Walter Bolliger, Erwin Leibundgut
pg. 62DETERMINING THE CAUSE OF BEARING FAILURES IN CIRCULATING WATER PUMP MOTORS
Julia Postill, Malcolm E. Leader, Ray D. Kelm, Chesley Brown
pg. 69ENHANCED MULTIPHASE FLOW PREDICTIONS IN TWIN-SCREW PUMPS
Allan J. Prang, Paul Cooper
pg. 77MECHANICAL SEALS WITH WAVY SIC FACES FOR A SEVERE DUTY NGL/CRUDE PIPELINE APPLICATION
Bill Key, Ralph Dickau, Bob Carlson
pg. 88MULTISTAGE PUMP EFFICIENCY GAINS THROUGH THE ELIMINATION OF THE SEAL CHAMBER PRESSURE EQUALIZATION LINE
Trey Maxwell, John Griffith
pg. 95GROUTING OF SMALL PUMP BASEPLATES? IS IT WORTH IT?
Roger L. Jones, Chuck Lickteig, Jean J. Zoppe
pg. 103DEMONSTRATION OF CAVITATION LIFE EXTENSION FOR SUCTION-STAGE IMPELLERS IN HIGH ENERGY PUMPS
Donald P. Sloteman, Douglas A. Robertson, Leo Margolin
TUTORIALS
pg. 116DESIGN CONSIDERATIONS FOR NONCLOG PUMPS
Richard J. Cronin, David A. House, Alan C. Miller
pg. 130SEALING SYSTEMS FOR WATER PUMPS
Alan Evans
pg. 131OVERVIEW OF API 682 AND ISO 21049
Michael Huebner
pg. 138INTRODUCTION TO SEALING MIXERS IN THE PHARMACEUTICAL AND BIOTECH INDUSTRIES
Robert A. Smith
pg. 147DISCUSSION GROUPS
pg. 165SHORT COURSES
pg. 175ADVISORY COMMITTEE
pg. 182PROFESSIONAL STAFF
pg. 185TURBOMACHINERY LABORATORY
CASE STUDIES
Detecting a Hidden Lateral Rotor Natural Frequency in a Sewage Pump
Paul Boyadjis
Reliability Improvement at Petrotrin Refinery - Pumps at No. 8 CDU. 1997 to 2003
Stanley Deonarine
Solution to Corrosion/Nigh NSS Problem at Petrotrin Refinery
Stanley Deonarine
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