What is a Compressed Air Audit?

Compressed air powers many critical pieces of equipment in commercial businesses. So don’t you want to ensure that your compressor is working well? Read on!


How to Choose an Air Compressor

Finding the proper air compressor for your commercial building is of the upmost importance for optimizing efficiency and energy costs. Read to learn more!


How to Size a Pump

Getting the right size industrial pump shouldn’t be an afterthought. In other words, you don’t want to purchase and install a pump only to find out later that it’s under or overpowered for its intended purpose.  Using the wrong pump can result in inefficiencies and unnecessary costs. So how do you find the right size?


How to Reduce Friction Loss in Pipe Systems

When fluid flows through your industrial piping systems, productivity and efficiency are vital. Energy is pushing that fluid in the desired direction, but things may not always work as intended. A condition known as friction loss can impede that energy, place a strain on your system, and even lead to costly damage.  What Is Friction


A Complete Guide to Rotary Screw Air Compressors

When most people picture an air compressor, they think of a piston air compressor, also known as a reciprocating air compressor. These machines, which have been used for years, compress air by pushing it into a small space. Rotary screw air compressors are an improved type of compressor that have many benefits over the more


What Is a Vacuum Pump?

Similar to air compressors, vacuum pumps can be used in a variety of industries for many different applications. Depending on your needs, there is likely a vacuum that is perfect for your situation. Here is what you need to know about vacuum pumps, how they work, the different types of pumps, and the various ways


How Does a Centrifugal Pump Work?

Centrifugal pumps are a broad category of pumps that vary in ability, capacity, and size. You’ll find several different centrifugal pumps, which may be suitable for various applications. Here is what you need to know about these pumps, how they work, and what limitations they might have so that you can choose the right one


Common Centrifugal Pump Problems and Solutions

Centrifugal pumps are some of the most common types of pumps used in industrial applications because they are designed to be low-maintenance, high efficient, and simple to operate. The fact that they are widely used doesn’t mean that you won’t run across any issues. Here is what you need to know about these pumps, who


Everything You Need to Know About Sliding Vane Pumps

If you’ve decided that your organization could benefit from a positive displacement pump, you’re probably swimming in a sea of choices. From internal gear pumps, external gear, rotary lobe, and so on, each pump serves a different purpose, and it’s critical to review which pump is best for your specific needs. With so many types


Three Benefits of AESSEAL® Cartridge Mechanical Seals

At C&B Equipment, we partner with the best so that we can offer our customers the best, and AESSEAL® is one of the best mechanical seal and support system manufacturers in the world. They manufacture several seal types, including cartridge mechanical seals, component seals, and gas seals. This article will focus on their cartridge mechanical