Progressive Cavity Pump Manufacturers

Looking for a progressive cavity pump manufacturer?

A pump manufacturer can provide a lot of added value when purchasing a pump. They can help you analyze your system requirements to determine the right pump type and size for your application. They can also make recommendations for installation and in some cases even help you install the pump.

If you need to connect with a reputable progressive cavity pump manufacturer, we can help. PumpScout works with many suppliers, and we've listed a few below. Alternatively, you can also use the search module to the right of this page to connect with additional suppliers, including local pump distributors.

More information about progressive cavity pumps:

A progressive cavity pump is considered a positive displacement type. They use a single screw rotor inside of a rubber stator to move liquid through a series of chambers. They are often used to handle liquids containing solids, abrasive liquid, and highly viscous liquids.

The pump’s rotor is shaped like a rounded screw, which, as it turns, creates a cavity that moves or progresses along the length of stator as the fluid is drawn through. The effect of this design is that the fluid is moved at a very predictable and steady rate, but it exits the pump with high pressure.

Progressive cavity pumps are useful in a wide variety of industrial and water management applications. Smaller versions are used to move food and drink in the service industry, and much larger types are used for pumping sewage, slurry, oil, and other viscous chemicals.

Expert Advice

So now what do you do? As many of you know, this is a fairly common occurrence, particularly with pumps that have been around a long time. Here's some advice on what to do.

J. Hamilton Wright shows us some of the benefits that self-priming, centrifugal pumps can offer in industrial plants.

Article explains three common pump problems - including cavitation, air entrainment and recirculation - and provides tips on how to fix them.

Read All

Industry Updates

Switch to: Expert Advice | Pump Tweets

The McIvaine Pumps World Market report projects that pump purchases by the power industry will reach nearly $3.5 billion this year. The forecast puts the bulk of those purchases in East Asia, followed by West Asia and Western Europe.

Colfax Fluid Handling has created an online energy savings calculator for oil and gas industry pump applications, World Pumps reports. The calculator allows comparisons between centrifugal pumps and rotary positive displacement pumps in single and multiple pump applications.

The world's drinking water plants will spend just under $6 billion this year for pumps, according to a new report from the Mcilvaine Company.

Read All

Pump Tweets

NETZSCH Mohnopumpen GmbH introduces a new version of its TORNADO rotary lobe pump. The new lobe pump is built to have a long service life and virtually eliminates any possibility of transmission damage due to leakage or contamination.

Frost & Sullivan has honored NETZSCH Pumps & Systems with the 2011 Best Practice Award for increased customer benefit. NETZSCH's customer focus and product innovation were a few key factors in winning the award. NETZSCH is a leading manufacturer of progressive cavity pumps, screw pumps, lobe pumps, metering pumps and other equipment.

Colfax introduces an online energy savings calculator for oil and gas industry pump applications. The calculator allows head-to-head comparisons between centrifugal pumps and rotary positive displacement pumps in both single and multiple pump applications. Check it out at the Colfax website.

Read All