Centrifugal Pumps: Design and Application book cover

Centrifugal Pumps: Design and Application

Hardbound, 640 Pages

Published: May 1992

Imprint: Gulf Professional Publishing

ISBN: 978-0-87201-200-4


  • Elements of pump design. Introduction. Specific speed and modeling laws. Impeller design. General pump design. Volute design. Design of multi-stage casing. Double suction pumps and side suction design. NPSH. Applications. Vertical pumps. Pipeline, waterflood, and CO2 pumps. High speed pumps. Double case pumps. Slurry pumps. Hydraulic power recovery turbines. Chemical pumps. Mechanical design. Shaft design and axial thrust. Mechanical seals. Vibration and noise in pumps. Extending pump life. Alignment. Bearings. Seal reliability. Index.


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