DXP Pacific Industrial Pumps

Avoid Pump Clogs with Anti-Ragging Technology

Ragging and clogging are common problems in wastewater management. Sludge, debris, and non-flushable items can gather and form into rag balls, which can clog pipes, pumps, and filter screens. This causes numerous problems. Water flow can be greatly restricted or stopped altogether in critical lift stations. System performance can suffer, and equipment can experience significant […]

Improve Water Quality with the Right Mechanical Seal

Mechanical seals are crucial components in water treatment pump systems. They minimize the risk of costly pump leaks, which can lead to lost water, lost pump pressure, reduced energy efficiency and damaged equipment. Most importantly for this application, they prevent outside contaminants from entering the water system and compromising your water quality. The Importance of […]

Five Advantages of Low-Shear Pumps

Shearing is a significant factor to consider when it comes to pump selection. Sometimes shearing is necessary, and the pump may be paired with a macerator or shredder to process difficult materials through the pump system. In many other cases, shearing is something you want to avoid. You don’t want your process materials to be […]

7 Things to Know About Boiler Feed Pumps

Boiler feed pumps are the most efficient way to feed specific quantities of water into a steam generator. Boiler systems are used in many different industries. Incorporating a boiler feed pump (BFP) will provide more consistent and accurate feedwater results. If you are interested in learning more about the basics of boiler feed pumps, here […]

What Is Water Hammer and How Can It Be Prevented?

Many pump issues can be damaging to your pump system. Corrosion, cavitation, and pressure loss are some of the most common problems pump operators look to avoid. One issue that isn’t talked about as much in our industry is water hammer. It can be a very serious concern. If water hammer occurs and isn’t addressed […]

Why Choose ANSIMAG Pumps?

Sundyne is one of DXP’s longest-running manufacturer partnerships. They are a leading supplier of fluid-handling equipment, including pumps, compressors, and other customized solutions. One of the most prominent brands in the Sundyne family is ANSIMAG. They are known throughout a number of key industries for their innovative ETFE-lined sealless magnetic pump designs.  Proven Reputation The […]

How Versatile Are Variable Frequency Drives (VFDs)?

At one point, variable frequency drive (VFD) systems were primarily used for fixed pumping applications with permanent mounts. However, pump technology continues to evolve. VFDs are more advanced than ever, and the technology will only get more impressive. Variable frequency drives have become quite versatile. Their usage spans several industries and pump applications, including temporary […]

Use Data to Dial in Your Pump Maintenance

Pump operators are extending the lives of their equipment and lowering costs using predictive maintenance techniques. Also known as data-driven pump maintenance, the approach uses computer monitoring to gather data about pumps in a system and bases maintenance schedules around the gathered data. Rather than relying on assumptions, operators using predictive maintenance can schedule work […]

Let Blackmer’s Innovation Work for You

As a leading manufacturer of positive displacement pumps, centrifugal pumps, and compressors since 1903, Blackmer products are used worldwide in a vast range of industries and applications.  Industries & Applications Blackmer’s primary market segments include liquid, gas, and chemical products. Some of the markets they serve are:            • Chemical Processing            • Oil & […]

6 Ways to Keep Your Pump Motor Healthy

All pumps operate using some sort of motor drive system. There are actually many different ways to produce pumping power, depending on the type of pump and the operating environment. The most common are fuel-driven or electric motors. All pump motors require monitoring and maintenance to perform their best and last longer. Let’s review some […]

6 Reasons Why You Need Proper Pump System Training

Pump system training is critical in any municipal or industrial facility. You need suitable operators to control, monitor, and maintain the equipment. And, of course, they need to be appropriately trained to handle anything involving the pump system. Let’s take a look at 6 of the top reasons why you need proper pump system training: […]

Should You Upgrade Your Pump Casing?

In addition to selecting the proper pump type and size, consider the construction materials, such as pump casings, impellers, mechanical seals, and other critical components. These key pieces are manufactured with unique metals and coatings, so that each application and its liquids have appropriate parts. The proper casing helps protect equipment from premature failure while […]