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Hydra-Cell® Provides Low-flow Chemical Injection at High Pressure

Oil and gas fields also produce water, and there is an especially high content of water in gas extraction. The water can cause corrosion in the pipes and tanks where the fluid is moving. A drop in the temperature can freeze the pipes. Monoetilenglycol is a specialty chemical injected into a process system to prevent [...]

March 7th, 2019|News|

Hydra-Cell® Spurs Innovation for a Leather Tanning Operation

In order to provide customers with faster, higherquality service when removing fats from animal skins, a leather tanning business installed two Hydra-Cell D15/G15 pumps to help power a high pressure jet spray. Traditionally, a simple washing technique was used, but with the Hydra-Cell pumps in place, speed and performance have improved. The company also appreciates [...]

February 25th, 2019|News|

Hydra-Cell® in Mobile Mining Equipment

Info-Bite Dust Suppression and Cooling During Drilling Associated Engineers of Nagpur India manufactures chemical plants and associated equipment, on-site mix systems, bulk mix delivery units and mobile explosives plants for the mining industry. For the mobile explosive plants, the Company has selected Hydra-Cell pumps for dust suppression and cooling during the drilling operation and charging [...]

January 15th, 2019|News|

Hydra-Cell® Reduces Maintenance and Provides “Pulse-less” Metering

Costs to maintain a conventional metering pump were escalating for a manufacturer of resins used in adhesives and paints. The company replaced its pump with a Hydra- Cell model H25/G25 and also benefited by both a lower investment cost and space-saving design. The Hydra-Cell H25/G25 is used for metering of a styrene monomer mixed with [...]

December 5th, 2018|News|

Auto Manufacturer Achieves Quick Payback with Hydra-Cell®

A major automobile manufacturer experienced trouble when it began to run multiple models with different body sizes on its paint priming line. The AOD pump used to refill the paint level after each vehicle was dipped was not precise enough with one model. Expanding the number of models and body sizes made the situation worse, [...]

November 8th, 2018|News|

Hydra-Cell® Provides Reliable Cleaning in Truck Wash Bay

A mining company that extracts oil from coal to produce gasoline, diesel, and other byproducts uses a fleet of trucks to transport coal from the extraction site. The trucks become covered in a fine coal dust and need to be washed regularly. When a new wash bay was built, a metering pump was required to [...]

August 22nd, 2018|News|

Putting on a SHINE with Hydra-Cell

Putting on a SHINE with Hydra-Cell & the DOUGHNUTS Problem: A major manufacturer of cakes and pastries in souther Europe had experienced repeated problems when pumping a gelatine or sugar mixture, glazing the tops of doughnuts. The existing eccentric gear pump, designed to self-adjust when wearing as a result of the abrasive nature of the [...]

July 27th, 2018|News|

Hydra-Cell MT8 Passes All Tests in Chemical Laboratory

Hydra-Cell® Passes All Tests in a Chemical Laboratory A company in Germany that operates a chemical testing laboratory was one of the first Alpha Pump Test Sites for the MT8 triplex metering pump. The company was looking for a pump that could provide consistent delivery at different flows and pressures for a variety of aqueous [...]

July 20th, 2018|News|

Hydra-Cell G04 helps extend boiler life.

Phosphate solutions are often injected at high pressure into boiler feed water to inhibit scale formation and prevent corrosion by reacting with dissolved oxygen. Under some conditions the phosphates can crystallise, giving problems with ball valves in traditional metering pumps but Hydra-Cell’s unique check valve system handles these crystals easily. The G-04, incorporating 3 diaphragms [...]

June 21st, 2018|News|

Hydra-Cell® Shows Versatility Pumping Aggressive Chemicals

A manufacturer of drilling fluids for the oil industry uses chemistry to increase the efficiency of the acids, reagents, boring additives, varnishes, enamels, and emulsifiers that it produces. The company was using single-diaphragm pumps, gear pumps, and plunger pumps to handle such a variety of corrosive liquids. The diaphragm pumps caused severe pulsations when dosing, [...]

April 18th, 2018|News|