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  • Meyer Screw Pump provides extended valve life

    Meyer Screw Pump provides extended valve life

    A New Jersey based asphalt company approached Wm. W. Meyer & Sons seeking a solution to an issue they were having with a competitor’s airlock ability to hold a seal. The valve was lined with ceramic tiles and was supposed to have a ...

  • Preventing operating problems by maintaining your rotary airlock valve

    Preventing operating problems by maintaining your rotary airlock valve

    Even though a rotary airlock valve is a relatively simple device, you have to maintain it properly to ensure it performs dependably. Proper maintenance will provide twin long-term dividends: better valve performance and smooth conveying system ...

  • High temperature pneumatic conveyance solution - Case Study

    High temperature pneumatic conveyance solution - Case Study

    Overview A North American catalyst supplier was experiencing excess leakage from the dual 18" rotary airlock valve series in their dilute phase pneumatic conveyance system supporting a high temperature alumina application. The Problem The client`s ...

  • Meyer puts the brakes on leaky Airlocks - Case Study

    Meyer puts the brakes on leaky Airlocks - Case Study

    In 1998 American Vacuum, a Skokie, IL based system manufacturer contacted, Wm.W. Meyer & Sons looking for the solution to a problematic application. A Midwest based brake manufacturer had (2) 50 HP Central Vacuum Systems for the recovery of ...

  • Meyer’s “Mechanically Flawless” Double Flapgate Valves - Case Study

    Meyer’s “Mechanically Flawless” Double Flapgate Valves - Case Study

    “Mechanically Flawless.” That was the phrase used by the Assistant Facility Manager at a Solid Waste Management Facility in western Minnesota. This particular Solid Waste Management Facility/Waste to Energy Plant has been successfully ...

  • Meyer helps keep the lights on for almost 1 million Americans - Case Study

    Meyer helps keep the lights on for almost 1 million Americans - Case Study

    Iowa’s largest energy company, located in Council Bluffs Iowa, provides service to 746,000 electric customers in a 10,600-square mile area in Iowa, Illinois, South Dakota and Nebraska. When issues arise from downed plants, their customers feel ...

  • Learn about Meyer’s Screw Pump qualities - valve life extender

    Learn about Meyer’s Screw Pump qualities - valve life extender

    Meyer Screw Pump Provides Extended Valve Life A New Jersey based asphalt company approached Wm. W. Meyer & Sons seeking a solution to an issue they were having with a competitor’s airlock ability to hold a seal. The valve was lined with ...

  • Rotary valve maintenance: preventing operating problems

    Rotary valve maintenance: preventing operating problems

    Preventing operating problems by maintaining your rotary airlock valve Even though a rotary airlock valve is a relatively simple device, you have to maintain it properly to ensure it performs dependably. Proper maintenance will provide twin ...

  • Checking rotary valve clearances

    Checking rotary valve clearances

    Rotary valves are precisely machined to accommodate very tight internal clearances. In a smaller standard valve there should be a .003” – .005” gap between the tips and ends of the rotor and the housing / headplate. However, the ...

  • Starting on our 10th habitat for humanity house

    Starting on our 10th habitat for humanity house

    Wm. W. Meyer & Sons, Inc. is honored to be a part of Habitat for Humanity of Northern Fox Valley’s 100th House build. On Friday May 20th, we spent the morning celebrating and participating in the wall raising ceremony. Esteemed guests ...

  • Meyer HDX appears in processing magazine

    Meyer HDX appears in processing magazine

    Meyer Stainless HDX Used In Calcium Chloride Application The 2016 January issue of Processing Magazine had a great cover story, Classifying Cutters Reduce Calcium Chloride For Oil Field Use, discussing the growing demand in North America for calcium ...