Modernization & Cost Reduction

(April 8th, 2021) Improve mixer fleet health while simultaneously eliminating unplanned downtime with Philadelphia Mixing Solutions Aftermarket Services THE PROBLEM: A fleet of aging mixing equipment at a large global mining company’s precious metals site led to unscheduled downtime and lengthy repair times. Mixers are crucial to their extraction process. When just one of these […]

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Mobilization of Sludge & Blending of Tank Contents

(March 11th, 2021) Side-entering mixers installed in oil storage tanks are required to perform two main tasks: mobilization of sludge and blending of the contents. THE PROBLEM: An Owner/Operator in central Texas, with a 114 ft diameter crude oil tank storing WTS, had been struggling for several years with mixing equipment that needed replacing. The tank […]

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Enhanced Performance & Cost Reduction

(February 12th, 2021) Improve mixer fleet health while simultaneously eliminating unplanned downtime with Philadelphia Mixing Solutions’ Aftermarket Services THE PROBLEM: A municipal wastewater treatment facility in New Jersey had 4 Aeration Tanks with an aging fleet of 53 mechanical low speed surface aerators. This equipment had been running for 20+ years and was beginning to […]

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Is your Blending Unit Earning Money or Losing Money?

(September  6, 2018) —Contributed by Christopher F. Hastings, Market Specialist – Petroleum Just say you had a blend tank with 100,000 bpd and it was off-specification [Octane] and it has to be downgraded from 95 octane to 93 octane. It could easily cost $96,500 in lost revenue per batch! Successful blending is a function of […]

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How Your Favorite Condiments Are Made

Updated May 28th, 2019 A plate of meaty, juicy burgers hits the table. What’s your go-to condiment to put the delicious finishing touch on your meal? Is it the rich tomato flavor of ketchup? Do you prefer the smooth tanginess of mayo? Perhaps you’re more of a mustard person, or maybe the condiment of choice […]

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