Pumping Physics 101
NPSHA vs. NPSHR and Effect on Pump Operation
SWRCB Wastewater: .1 CEUs
CWEA: 1 Contact Hour
Practice Area: Collection Systems
Cavitiation is one of the leading causes of pump failure as it causes impellers, and casings to erode rapidly and increases vibration that contributes to premature bearing and seal failure. Understanding the contributing factors helps avoid potential pump failures caused by cavitation.