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Penberthy Press Release

Emerson has named Puffer-Sweiven as the representative in the Texas Gulf Coast for additional products. In addition to the well-known Emerson brands that Puffer-Sweiven currently represents, like Anderson Greenwood, Bettis, Crosby, Fisher, Keystone, KTM, Vanessa and Yarway steam valves, effective December 1, 2018, Puffer- Sweiven will represent and support the Penberthy level instrumentation, flow indication [...]

Yarway Press Release

Puffer is pleased to announce our representation of Yarway Steam Traps in the Gulf Coast and Central Texas Region. With over 100 years of expertise, Yarway™ steam traps have a strong reputation for reliable operation and are suitable for a wide range of applications. Yarway steam solutions are a valuable addition to Puffer’s full breadth [...]

Reliability Solutions – July 11, 2018

AN INVITATION FROM EMERSON AND PUFFER- SWEIVEN Machinery Monitoring Made Easy – An Engineering Contractor focused Seminar Please join us to learn how Emerson is looking at Reliability differently by implementing cost effective solutions on EPC capital projects through schedule reduction, inventory reduction, increased availability, ease of use, and local support. Discussion topics will [...]

Common Failures in Progressive Cavity Pump Applications

Are you having performance issues with your progressive cavity pumps? These extremely versatile pumps are used in several different pumping applications and offer all the advantages of a positive displacement pump. They are explicitly designed for abrasion resistance in tough pumping applications. Over time, equipment failure occurs which can be frustrating and inconvenient. Our factory-trained [...]

Tank University – May 3, 2018

Course Outline: The purpose of this course is to provide an introduction to storage tank safety solutions, including Tank Gauging, Tank Blanketing, Pressure Relief and Emergency Valves, and Flame Arrestors. In this one-day course, you will also learn about application-specific product sizing and selection for low pressure storage tanks. Recommended Prerequisites: An understanding of [...]

Are Your Level Switches Reliable?

Level switches are commonly used in the Petrochem and Power industries for high and low level detection. Old technology switches cannot handle heavy vibration and tend to create false trip points resulting in costly unscheduled downtime. Traditional mercury design level switches use a spring to assist in returning the switch to its normal state. Springs [...]

Control Valve Sizing & Selection Seminar

Puffer-Sweiven Invites You to Attend a Control Valve Sizing & Selection Seminar Come join Puffer-Sweiven in Houston, TX on Tuesday, March 27th, and Thursday, March 29th, 2018, for our next Control Valve Sizing & Selection Seminar!   This introductory seminar utilizes a workshop approach enabling individual participation and hands-on experience in control valve sizing and selection for both liquid [...]

IEC 61511: Functional Safety Analysis, Design, and Operation (course code FSE 100)

This course provides an overview of process industry safety engineering from the point of view of the Risk Analyst, Process Safety Coordinator, and Control Systems Design Engineer. It delivers a complete overview of the functional safety lifecycle. The course reviews Process Hazard Analysis (PHA), Consequence Analysis, Layer of Protection Analysis (LOPA), Safety Integrity Level [...]