- Enables readers to understand, specify and utilise centrifugal pumps more effectively, drawing on the industry-leading experience of Sulzer Pumps, one of the world's major centrifugal pump developers.
- Covers theory, design and operation, with an emphasis on providing first class quality and efficiency solutions for high capital outlay pump plant users.
- Updated to cover the latest design and technology developments, including applications, test and reliability procedures, cavitation, erosion, selection of materials, rotor vibration behaviour and operating performance in various types of circuitry.
1. Physical Principles 2. Behaviour of Centrifugal Pumps in Operation 3. Acceptance tests with Centrifugal Pumps 4. Special Data for Planning Centrifugal Pump Installation 5. Mechanical Components 6. Pipelines, Valves and Flanges 7. Centrifugal Pump Drives 8. Materials and Corrosion 9. Principal Features of Centrifugal Pumps for Key Application Areas 10. Maintenance and Servicing 11. Pump Flow Tables