Posts Tagged: Energy

Wilden® Pro-Flo® SHIFT Named ‘Breakthrough Product Of The Year’

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Grand Terrace, CA – January 7, 2014 – Wilden®, the worldwide leader in air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology, is excited to announce that its Pro-Flo® SHIFT has been recognized as a 2013 Breakthrough Product of the Year from Processing Magazine. This award acknowledges products, technologies and service solutions that made significant contributions in the process… Read more »

Press Release Archive

Wilden® Offers Complete Line of EZ-Install TPE Diaphragms Press Release: November 2013 CFSRS Allen Sayler Outlines Issues With Clean Equipment at the FISA Annual Conference Press Release: September 2013 Pump Solutions Group (PSG®) to Exhibit Leading Pumps for the Chemicals Industry at KHIMIA 2013 Press Release: September 2013 Wilden® Receives Patent on Full-Stroke Integral Piston… Read more »

Wilden AODD Pumps Improve Safety in Mining Operations

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AODD pumps not only meet the challenges found in harsh mining conditions, but also help minimize the risks for mine personnel and the environment By Johannes Meijer| Download the article Introduction In the early days of the mining industry, operations were pretty basic: identify the spot where the commodity might be buried, dig a hole and… Read more »

Shifting Your Perception of AODD Pumps

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By Carl Glauber & Ravi Prasad, Wilden | Download this article | The October issue of Process India magazine included a feature article on that illustrates how a revolutionary new air-distribution technology can help minimize air consumption and improve overall efficiency of reciprocating positive displacement Air-Operated Double-Diaphragm (AODD) pump technology that is used in many of the world’s industrial liquid-handling… Read more »

Case Study: It Takes A Team To Be Clean

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ROTTERDAM’S NTC TANKCLEANING USES SYSTEMS FROM GRÖNINGER THAT FEATURE WILDEN® AIR-OPERATED DOUBLE- DIAPHRAGM (AODD) PUMPS TO RAISE THE PERFORMANCE BAR IN CRITICAL TANK-CLEANING APPLICATIONS By Bernd Reitemeyer | View PDF In May 2013, a steady stream of tanker trucks began to line up outside pristine bay doors, the large gray numerals above each of the… Read more »

Shifting Your Perspective of AODD Pumps

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Concerns regarding the amount of energy that is consumed – and potentially wasted – by industrial facilities in the United States officially reached the highest levels of the federal government on Aug. 30, 2012, when Pres. Barack Obama signed an Executive Order titled “Accelerating Investment in Industrial Energy Efficiency.” Noting that “the industrial sector accounts… Read more »

AODD Pumps Improve Production & Energy Efficiency

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A new air distribution system enables air-operated double-diaphragm pumps to set a new standard in efficiency and optimized production By Carl Glauber, Wilden | Download the article The July issue of Pumps & Systems magazine included a feature article on the latest air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump innovation from Wilden®…the Pro-Flo® SHIFT Air Distribution System (ADS). This article focuses… Read more »

Wilden AODD: Pumps That Set A High Standard

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By Curtis Dietzsch It has been several years since air-operated double-diaphragm (AODD) pump technology was invented and introduced to the market, and it is safe to say that the day when the first AODD pump began operating remains a watershed moment in industrial pump history. AODD pump technology was invented by Jim Wilden in 1955…. Read more »

Case Study: The Perfect Prescription

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The ancient Greek philosopher Plato is credited with coining the phrase, “Necessity is the mother of invention,” meaning that a need or problem encourages creative efforts to meet the need or solve the problem. It is unknown whether that phrase was going through Jim Wilden’s head as he watched water from a ruptured pipe gush… Read more »

Minimizing Pumping System Friction Losses

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Introduction Imagine a major-league pitcher standing on the mound. He looks in for the signal, nods in agreement, starts his windup, rears back and propels the baseball toward home plate. The pitch’s maximum velocity is reached at the moment the ball leaves the pitcher’s hand. From that point, studies have shown that the velocity decreases… Read more »