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sru and sx stainless

Even with lower overall energy expenses, pumps still consume almost 10% of the industrial world's energy, more than any other type of equipment. Despite this statistic, there are still simple ways to slash energy consumption at your facility (by as much as 40%!) through the optimization of your pump selection. In this article, you will learn four key tips to cut energy consumption, including adjusting pump speeds directly through the use of variable frequency drives. Read the article to see the rest.

check ball

Have you been burned in the past by specifying the wrong size for your check ball orders? Sizes called out are often not the actual OD, as different manufacturers use similar call outs for different sized balls. Rodem has compiled a list of actual OD check ball sizes for several of our leading ball manufacturers including Tri-Clover, Waukesha, and VNE. Do you need to order check balls for your check valves or stop check valves? Compare manufacturer reference sizes to the actual OD and find the size you need.

valve maintenance

Proper settings for relief valves are critical to efficient processing and safe operation. Regular inspection and preventative maintenance guarantees optimal equipment performance and provides an opportunity to identify any upcoming issues. Recently a Rodem technician performed an inspection on twenty-five relief valves and the result has been decreased problems with clamps and gaskets, along with reduced leaking. Ensure safe and efficient operation of your relief valves by learning three simple steps.

sanitary hose

Rodem and Ace Sanitary offer a comprehensive hose program that provides products, maintenance and training. By teaming up with Rodem and Ace, you will protect your sanitary hose investments and ensure product and process safety with the right hose for the job. The comprehensive hose program is a three step process which includes database hose management, complete hose system program documentation, and ongoing project management. Partnering with Rodem and Ace Sanitary will ensure that your facility gets the most out of its hose investment. Learn more about our Ace Sanitary Complete Hose Program.

alfa laval tank equipment

With ideal operating conditions and regular maintenance, Alfa Laval tank equipment can operate at peak performance for many years. Discover key tips to extend product lifespan and protect your costly cleaning investment including - following scheduled service intervals, operating tank cleaning equipment within ranges specified in the instruction manual, and following manufacturer guidelines for disassembly/reassembly, and more.

dairy month

Since the 1930's, June has been known as Dairy Month in the US. Rodem first started with a focus in the dairy industry and it is a major part of our business and expertise today. Learn more fun facts about the dairy industry and discover our roots!

dual strainer

Although cleaning is a necessary part of processing, shutting down production to clean is expensive and inconvenient when production goals must be met. Dual side entry strainer assemblies allow plants to clean at high capacities and still maintain production by shutting down one line for cleaning as the other line keeps moving. Learn more about the benefits of using dual side entry strainers for you process and how selecting the right one can help you increase uptime.

unique mixproof cp3

For over three decades, mixproof valves have helped customers improve their bottom line by saving money on processing costs. Learn more about boosting productivity and decreasing downtime with Alfa Laval's mixproof valves.

L3 pressure and level transmitter

We are excited to announce the immediate availability of Anderson-Negele's new L3 Pressure and Level Sensor. Read more about the latest innovation from their team of engineers.

repair and save on pumps

Due to tight production schedules, limited resources, and stretched operating budgets, getting the most bang for your buck is always ideal for sanitary processors. If you have a problematic pump that requires replacement, see if our team can offer a more cost-effective solution before buying new.

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