How do self-priming pumps work?

Self-priming pumps are a staple of the pumps industry.  From important environmental sustainability projects (water desalination plants) to huge commercial operations (petrochemical plants), self-priming pumps are incredibly important for many different people in many different environments. If, for whatever reason, you … Continue reading

The Importance of Centrifugal Pumps in Industry

As the name suggests, a centrifugal pump uses centrifugal force to pump a liquid containing solids. Centrifugal force is generated by the rotation of the impeller, which causes the liquid to leave the impeller’s vanes at a higher velocity than … Continue reading

An Introduction to Agricultural Irrigation

For the unfamiliar, agricultural irrigation is the manual application of water to land for the purpose of growing and sustaining crops. What sounds like a simple process is actually bewilderingly complex at times. With climate and crops differing by region, … Continue reading