Generic selectors
Exact matches only
Search in title
Search in content
White Papers

Improve Reliability and Efficiency of your Horizontal Pumps with Graphalloy [Case Study]

GRAPHALLOY, a graphite-metal alloy manufactured only by Graphite Metallizing Corporation, has long been used to provide reliability when pumping low-specific-gravity fluids or when “run dry” conditions occur. Successful applications include heater drain and condensate hotwell services in electric generating power stations, stripper pumps on barges, and light hydrocarbons pumps at hot, ambient, and cryogenic temperatures in petrochemical plants and refineries.

Because of these uses in vertical pumps, Graphite Metallizing Corporation next began working with pump manufacturers and repair facilities to apply our GRAPHALLOY experience to horizontal pumps.

The first horizontal applications were field conversions of pumps with histories of frequent breakdown. Often these were handling low-specific-gravity liquids. In a standard pump design with metal wear rings and metal stationary parts, poor lubrication or transient run-dry conditions cause the pump to gall or seize. GRAPHALLOY stationary wear rings improved reliability, lowered vibration, and provided higher efficiency. Since 1979 horizontal pumps of many manufactures have been upgraded with GRAPHALLOY wear parts in applications from pipelines to boiler feed services. Each has enhanced GRAPHALLOY’s reputation as the effective solution to a trouble-prone pump.

How much can GRAPHALLOY improve pump operation?

Graphalloy Improve Reliability and Efficiency of your Horizontal Pumps

Fill out the form to download the whitepaper

Empowering Brands is committed to protecting and respecting your privacy, and we’ll only use your personal information to administer your account and to provide the products and services you requested from us. We will also send you our bi-weekly eNewsletters, of which you can unsubscribe and/or customize your email preferences.

In order to provide you the content requested, we need to store and process your personal data. If you consent to us storing your personal data for this purpose, please tick the checkbox below.

*

You can unsubscribe from these communications at any time. For more information on how to unsubscribe, our privacy practices, and how we are committed to protecting and respecting your privacy, please review our Privacy Policy.

Sign up for our Newsletter!

Select list(s) to subscribe to


By submitting this form, you are consenting to receive marketing emails from: Empowering Pumps & Equipment, 2205-C 7th Street, Tuscaloosa, AL, 35401, http://www.empoweringpumps.com. You can revoke your consent to receive emails at any time by using the SafeUnsubscribe® link, found at the bottom of every email. Emails are serviced by Constant Contact