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John Crane In the News

To learn more about our products, services and innovative solutions that help solve our customers’ most complex challenges, check out our recent feature stories from across the industry.

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Pumps & Systems Looks Back: Computer-Aided Design for Seals

10 October 2018

Advancing computational technologies for mechanical seal analysis.

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Dry Gas Seals, Couplings, Filtration and Industry Trends

06 September 2018

Paul Hosking, Senior Product Manager at John Crane, discusses his company’s turbomachinery related products and services as well as ongoing trends.

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Sealing the Deal

30 August 2018

The lignite-fired power plant is one of the largest coal-fired power plants in operation for power generation in Germany. The power plant has different pumps installed, which are sealed with mechanical seals that keep the pumps in operation.

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Upgrading Pump Packing to Mechanical Seals

30 August 2018

An alternative to compression packing in centrifugal pumps, mechanical seal technology conserves water, improves energy efficiency and minimizes environmental impact.

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Placing Data Analytics in the Hands of Engineers

23 August 2018

Companies all over the pump industry-from OEMs to end users-are facing challenges finding skilled employees to replace the talented experts approaching retirement. 

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Industry Leaders Are Educating Employees, Customers to Create a Stronger Workforce

16 August 2018

Companies all over the pump industry-from OEMs to end users-are facing challenges finding skilled employees to replace the talented experts approaching retirement. 

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John Crane Leader's Offer 2018 Insights

09 August 2018

Pumps & Systems staff spoke with John Crane's leaders about what the company expects in the new year.

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Maintain & Gain: John Crane Nets Texas Refinery Service Contract

02 August 2018

John Crane Asset Management Solutions has received a two-year contract to provide condition-based maintenance services to a major refinery in Texas. The company will develop a maintenance strategy for the refinery's equipment to serve a two-fold purpose: save money and increase performance.

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Coupling Upgrade Cuts Downtime & Losses

20 July 2018

A top U.S. pulp and paper plant in the forest products industry recently faced an extended, unplanned shutdown due to improperly designed pump couplings installed in a paper machine.

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Boiler Feed Pump Overhaul and Restart

13 July 2018


When a coal-fired power plant was experiencing startup problems with a boiler-feed pump, the plant wanted to fix the issue during an overhaul.

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Best Practices for Sealing in Extreme Cold

28 June 2018

Pumping fluids at extreme temperatures presents many challenges to the shaft sealing system. It must ensure the pumped fluid is safely contained while providing long-term reliability.

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Fluid Sealing Person of the Week – Mark Savage

01 June 2018

Empowering Pumps recently began inviting people to Nominate an Industry Professional, and today’s Person of the Week is Mark Savage, Metal Bellows Product Group Manager at John Crane and Member of the Fluid Sealing Association.

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