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    • Advanced Mechanical Seals 201 - Demistifying Piping Plans and Support Systems 

      Huebner, Michael; Azibert, Henri; Merrill, John; Kalfrin, Brian (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2014)
    • Advancements In Mechanical Sealing - API 682 Fourth Edition 

      Huebner, Michael; Buck, Gordon; Azibert, Henri (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2013)
      API 682 is the leading document for mechanical seals in petrochemical, chemical, and pipeline services worldwide. It has combined the aspects of seal design, testing, standardization, and applications to provide the users ...
    • Advancements In Mechanical Sealing - API 682 Fourth Edition 

      Huebner, Michael; Azibert, Henri; Bowden, Peter; Crane, John (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2014)
      API 682 is the leading document for mechanical seals in petrochemical, chemical, and pipeline services worldwide. It has combined the aspects of seal design, testing, standardization, and applications to provide the users ...
    • ADVANCEMENTS IN MECHANICAL SEALING - API 682 FOURTH EDITION 

      Huebner, Michael; Buck, Gordon; Azibert, Henri (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2015)
      API 682 is the leading document for mechanical seals in petrochemical, chemical, and pipeline services worldwide. It has combined the aspects of seal design, testing, standardization, and applications to provide the users ...
    • Advancements in Mechanical Sealing - API 682 Fourth Edition 

      Huebner, Michael; Buck, Gordon; Azibert, Henri (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      API 682 is the leading document for mechanical seals in petrochemical, chemical, and pipeline services worldwide. It has combined the aspects of seal design, testing, standardization, and applications to provide the users ...
    • Barrier And Buffer Fluid Selection And Considerations For Mechanical Seals 

      Huebner, Michael (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
      The increased use of pressurized and non-pressurized dual mechanical seals has driven more installations to require the use of barrier and buffer fluids. While some end users have viewed the selection of barrier fluids as ...
    • Barrier And Buffer Fluids Selection And Considerations For Mechanical Seals 

      Huebner, Michael (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2015)
      The increased use of pressurized and non-pressurized dual mechanical seals has driven more installations to require the use of barrier and buffer fluids. While some end users have viewed the selection of barrier fluids as ...
    • Best Practices for Cartridge Mechanical Seal Installations 

      Huebner, Michael (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      The reliability of a mechanical seal depends on more than the design of the seal itself. It also depends heavily on the practices used to install the mechanical seal into the centrifugal pump or other equipment. The actual ...
    • Considerations For Dual Pressurized Gas Seals In Pump Applications 

      Huebner, Michael; Barker, Joe (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2014)
      Mechanical seals continue to be the predominant technology for shaft sealing in centrifugal pumps and other rotating equipment. While most mechanical seals are designed to operate on a liquid film, there are options for ...
    • Discussion Group P06: Mechanical Seals 

      Huebner, Michael; Azibert, Henri; Wu, Shifeng; Vanhie, Eric; Monroe, Todd; Kalfrin, Brian (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2015)
      Mechanical seals are the most common method of sealing industrial centrifugal pumps and other rotary equipment. Although the basic concepts of a seal is simple, successfully using seals requires an understanding of the ...
    • Discussion Group P06: Mechanical Seals 

      Huebner, Michael; Azibert, Henri; Wu, Shifeng; Vanhie, Eric; Monroe, Todd; Kalfrin, Brian (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
      Mechanical seals are the most common method of sealing industrial centrifugal pumps and other rotary equipment. Although the basic concepts of a seal is simple, successfully using seals requires an understanding of the ...
    • Discussion Group P2 Mechanical Seals 

      Huebner, Michael; Azibert, Henri; Wu, Shifeng (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2011)
    • Discussion Group P6 Mechanical Seals 

      Huebner, Michael; Azibert, Henri; Wu, Shifeng; Vanhie, Eric (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2013)
    • Discussion Group P6: Mechanical Seals 

      Huebner, Michael; Azibert, Henri; Wu, Shifeng; Merrill, John (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2014)
      Mechanical seals are the most common method of sealing industrial centrifugal pumps and other rotary equipment. Although the basic concepts of a seal is simple, successfully using seals requires and an understanding of the ...
    • Discussion Group P7 Mechanical Seals 

      Huebner, Michael; Azibert, Henri; Wu, Shifeng; Vanhie, Eric (Texas A&M University. Turbomachinery Laboratories, 2012)
    • Failure Analysis and Troubleshooting Mechanical Seals and Systems 

      Huebner, Michael (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2015)
      Any piece of equipment which has been in operation has a story to tell. The condition of the equipment can uncover a rich set of information which reveals the way the equipment was operated, maintained, and eventually, ...
    • Failure Analysis and Troubleshooting Mechanical Seals and Systems 

      Huebner, Michael (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2016)
      Any piece of equipment which has been in operation has a story to tell. The condition of the equipment can uncover a rich set of information which reveals the way the equipment was operated, maintained, and eventually, ...
    • Field Troubleshooting Common Mechanical Seal Piping Plans 

      Huebner, Michael; Hurst, Ronald (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2017)
    • Fundamentals of Mechanical Seals 

      Azibert, Henri; Kalfrin, Brian; Bullen, Steven; Huebner, Michael (Turbomachinery Laboratory, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2018)
      This short course is designed for all personnel that interacts with mechanical seals such as engineers, users, installers, purchasers, reliability engineers, and other industrial plant functions. It starts with basic ...
    • Leakage Detection And Containment In Arrangement 1 Seals 

      Huebner, Michael (Turbomachinery Laboratories, Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, 2014)
      Mechanical seals are the most common means of sealing industrial centrifugal pumps. There are a wide variety of seal options including the use of single or dual seal arrangements. While dual seals provide benefits in leakage ...