Technical Articles

Vaughan Co., Inc. has published these technical articles:

(Pumps)
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A European sewage treatment works was experiencing problems with constant blockages and leaking glands. Access difficulties meant that maintenance costs were high. The installation of Vaughan Chopper...
(Pumps)
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Centrifugal chopper pumps in a major lift station put an end to frequent plugging that drove up costs and threatened SSOs....
(Sample Preparation and Liquid Handling)
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Fairfield-Suisun Sewer District (FSSD) in California installed a Vaughan Rotamix® hydraulic mixing system next to an identical anaerobic digester with a 7-year-old gas mixing system....
(Pumps)
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Wipes, Swiffers, and plastics deposited in the incoming lines and then broke loose in storms to overwhelm the old non-clog pumps....
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Poor mechanical seal reliability in the old pumps created serious risks when the sealed lift station was under flood waters....
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The use of Vaughan's self-priming chopper pump and nozzles upstream of the influent screens is increasing the amount of fecal matter passing through the influent screens, which in turn improves plant...
(Pumps)
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Wipes, Swiffers, and plastics deposited in the incoming lines and then broke loose in storms to overwhelm the old non-clog pumps....
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Disposable, throw-away products are making raw sewage pumping tougher than ever....
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TWAS can be much harder to mix than primary sludge, leading to disappointment and redesign. Computer simulation combined with a viscous sludge fluid model came to the rescue....
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The Otay River Pump Station (ORPS), which pumps 7-9 MGD of raw sewage to the South Bay Water Reclaimation Facility for water recovery, had a problem in the large 50' long x 10' wide x 30' deep wet...
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How do you recover from weekly plugging of new, 200 HP submersible sewage pumps?...
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Vaughan's new Foambuster nozzle solves foaming control problems without the need for expensive defoamant chemicals....
(Pumps)
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Washington's Jefferson Street pump station handles the in-flow from six smaller stations. By 2007, the original dry pit submersibles were experiencing plugging due to disposable wipes mixing with rags...
(Pumps)
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Heavily laden unscreened sewage containing rag and other debris occurring at pumping stations, is acknowledged as being one of the toughest challenges for pumps, particularly when the site is subject...