Application Report: Food Waste to Energy

Applications

A food distribution center servicing 350 supermarkets built a food waste to energy plant. The energy recovery system significantly reduces the energy foot print of the center.

Liquids

A variety of vegetable mater, meat scraps, glass, sand, dirt, and sanitizing chemicals from 300 to 400 totes per day. The Slurry goes through a mazorator, then to the pump. The pump moves it to the digester.

Issues

Original pumps were progressive cavity. The abrasive slurry was causing a pump to fail in less than 6 ...

Read More
0

Chambers Process Engineering honored with 2014 Heart of Industry Award

April 8, 2014, [City, State (ex: N.Y.)] – Chambers Process Engineering has been named an ITT Goulds Pumps Heart of Industry Award recipient. The company was recognized for its outstanding achievement in using pump technology to improve the efficiency and reliability of industrial processes.

The Heart of Industry Award program was established as part of ITT Goulds Pumps’ Pump Appreciation Day, a worldwide celebration designed to raise awareness of the value of pumps and the people and organizations that ...

Read More
0

Tencarva – Pump Appreciation Day Award Winner

Pump Appreciation DayAs part of Pump Appreciation Day, ITT Goulds Pumps helped acknowledge the people who keep the heart of industry pumping. Tencarva Machinery Company is proud to be one of the winners announced April 8, 2014.

Clearly shows on a daily basis just what it takes to keep the heart of the industry pumping, even through the worst of times. ~ Tammy L ...

Read More
0

Tencarva Uses Aquaforce at Booster Station in Marvell, AR

 

Marvell, AR is a small rural water system had been using an elevated storage tank for means of water pressure and volume for the town supplied by an old turbine that would only fill the elevated tank to about half of its capacity. They have a second elevated tank in the county as a back up however by only filling that tank half full it did not have enough pressure to send the water to the county tank. They also ...

Read More
0

Steve Newsome Featured Decision Maker

Source: Decision Maker for March 17: Steve Newsome
Metro-Richmond Business News

New position: vice president, Tencarva Machinery Co., a distributor specializing in pumps, liquid process, and custom-designed systems for the industrial and municipal marketplace.

Previous position: regional manager, Tencarva Machinery Co.

Birthplace: Greer, S.C.

Education: bachelor’s degree, North Carolina State University

Career: sales engineer trainee, Virginia Beach office, 1992; sales engineer, Richmond office, 1992; promoted to branch manager, Richmond office, 1999; promoted to regional manager, 2010, all at Tencarva Machinery Co.

Best career move: “Moving ...

Read More
0

Tencarva’s Submersible Pump Repair Shop In Richmond VA -Unique in Industry

 

Tencarva Machinery Company’s Submersible Pump Repair Shop in the Richmond Branch Office may be unique in the pump distribution industry.

The repair team is able to “work on just about every make and model” of pump, and has been successful even when parts have been hard to find.” They have repaired these brands: Flygt, KSB, Gorman Rupp, Goulds, G&L, Barnes, Wilo EMU, Townley, Polaris, Dragflow, Myers, Hydromatic, Yeomans, Wemco, Nagle, BJM, Fairbanks Morse, Weil, ABS and Stancor, among others. As far ...

Read More
0

Pearce Elected As President After Lee Retirement

The Board of Directors of Tencarva Machinery Co., which has a branch office in Greenville, has elected Edwin W. Pearce III as president after the retirement of Rod Lee, of Bayboro, who served in that position for 16 years.

“I am honored that the Board of Directors of Tencarva Machinery Company has chosen me to be the company’s fourth president,” Pearce said. “Our founders and past leaders have built a wonderful company, and I am very mindful of that.

We have tremendous, ...

Read More
0

Tencarva Machinery Company Moves Up to 23rd In Business Journal’s 2012 ‘Fast 50’ List

This year is the first time Tencarva has appeared in the top 25 on the list and the eighth time in the Fast 50 ranking in the last nine years. The Business Journal honored winners at its 14th annual awards program on September 27, 2012, at the Embassy Suites in Winston-Salem, N.C. The listing was featured in a special section of the September 28, 2012, issue.

GREENSBORO, N.C., October 11, 2012–Tencarva Machinery Company, a distributor of pumps, pumping systems, fluid ...

Read More
0

Tencarva Solar Panel Project

In mid-February 2012, Tencarva Machinery Company began reducing its energy footprint as it generates electricity through the newly installed solar panels on the roof of the warehouse in Greensboro. Upon commissioning of the solar power system on February 13, 2012, Harry Taylor, vice president of operations, remarked, “We are now a power supplier to Duke Energy. Power is being generated by the panels that goes to the inverters. The inverters are humming and sending the energy to Duke’s electric grid.

 

Read More

0

Memorial endowment provides scholarships for engineering and science students

When Clay Thomas ’87 finished his undergraduate work in mechanical engineering, he went to work for Tencarva Machinery Company, a provider of pumps and associated equipment.  With locations in nine states below the Mason-Dixon line, Clay could have wound up almost anywhere in the southeast.  As luck would have it, he was posted to Tencarva’s Columbia, S.C., office — a Tiger prowling the Gamecocks’ backyard.

“Clay had great fun with all of our USC customers and Tencarva friends,” observes vice president, ...

Read More
0
Page 3 of 4 1234