Centrifugal Pumps pp 1181-1204 | Cite as

Pump Selection and Quality Considerations

  • Johann Friedrich GülichEmail author


Operational problems can often be traced back to a non-optimum - or even downright wrong - pump selection. An unsuitable selection may result from insufficient knowledge of pump operation and installation conditions or from not giving them careful consideration and analysis.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.VilleneuveSwitzerland

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