Achieving Efficiency in High-Pressure Pumping

High-pressure pumping applications such as chemical, petrochemical, pipeline transfer service, water injection and polyethylene terephthalic acid (PTA) reactor feeds  need an API-compliant centrifugal pump that can handle flow rates of 300-1,500 gallons per minute (gpm) and heads up to 15,000 feet (4,572 meters).   Why You Need Peak Efficiency In these high-pressure applications, reliable performance […]

The Importance of Shaft Alignment Training

Nearly half of the costs associated with breakdowns of rotating machines are related to shaft misalignment. Important and expensive components can wear out more quickly and cause a lot of downtime. Overall, equipment will suffer and won’t last as long if any shafts are not in complete alignment. Some of the most common issues associated […]

How Mechanical Seals Can Solve Unique Pump Problems

The use of mechanical seals is not right for every pump application, whether due to materials incompatibility or other factors. But mechanical seals can be extremely useful in some situations. In fact, they can solve a number of unique pump problems faced by operators in a variety of industries. Our team at Cortech Engineering is […]

Cortech Product Feature – LMI Series G Motor-Driven Metering Pumps

LMI is a leading manufacturer of metering pumps and controllers. They are part of the Accudyne Industries family of brands. As a specialist in metering pumps, LMI offers many innovative designs. One great example of their ingenuity is the Series G line of motor-driven metering pumps.   Heavy-Duty Design These motor-driven metering pumps feature a […]

The Importance of Pump System Training

The pump industry is always changing. To stay ahead of the curve, it’s important to embrace pump system training. Techniques and technology are always evolving in this industry, and specialized training will help you get the most out of your equipment and better overall operation. Cortech Engineering has put together a list of key benefits […]

What is a Diaphragm Process Pump?

Milton Roy is best known for their diaphragm process pumps used in high-volume chemical processing. Cortech Engineering is proud to have Milton Roy as one of our most popular suppliers for this pump model. A diaphragm process pump is powerful and effective at handling some of the most demanding processing applications. It works by creating […]

5 Factors to Consider When Selecting a Filter-Press Pump

Filter-press pumps are highly effective and often used for many applications that require solids, slurries or sludges to be separated from liquids. They are common in wastewater treatment, chemical processing, and various other industries.   It’s easy to understand why a filter-press pump would be recommended for this type of processing, but there are numerous […]

Rotary Positive Displacement Pumps for Improving Fluid Transfer Systems

Rotary Positive Displacement Pumps for Improving Fluid Transfer Systems   When it comes to process control in fluid transferring systems, rotary positive displacement (PD) pumps can give you a major competitive advantage. We’re talking about continuous flow rates, improved control, increased throughput, and reduced waste. Our team at Cortech Engineering has put together some of […]

5 Common Pump Mistakes You Could Be Making

When dealing with pumps in your industrial pump operation, it’s important to make sure all the gears are in place. At Cortech Engineering, we’re all about helping pump users get the most out of their equipment and maximize efficiency in every application. In this article, we want to highlight some of the most common mistakes […]

The Water Treatment Pump Solution

Cortech Engineering has had a longstanding product partner relationship with BJM Pumps, one of the world’s leading pump manufacturers. They provide quality pumps and accessories that are used in a wide variety of industrial, commercial and municipal applications. A Pressing Challenge BJM Pumps recently published a case study online about a major city’s water treatment […]

Blackmer GNX & GNXH Series Sliding Vane Pumps

In mid-March 2017, Blackmer announced the release of their new series of heavy-duty sliding vane pumps, known as the GNX and GNXH Series. These innovative new pumps represent the only alignment-free reduced speed positive displacement pumps available on the market. About Blackmer Blackmer is a part of PSG and a Dover company. They are well-known […]

Cortech Engineering is a KSB Distributor!

Cortech Engineering is proud to represent pumps and products from most of the world’s leading manufacturers. Our goal is to help our clients get the right equipment and guidance for their challenging industrial, municipal and commercial pumping applications. A Rich History Cortech is now an official distributor of KSB pumps and valves. KSB’s roots date […]