Pump Case Studies

As we expand our pump division throughout California, our product line and experience continues to grow. We invite you to view some of the case studies below that contain actual client projects and the value R.F. MacDonald Co. brings to each of these customers. Since these are just a sample of the many pump projects we do every year, please call one of our offices if you have any pump operations requirements.
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  california MARITIMe ACADEMY
Pumping solution for ballast water treatment on the T.S. Golden Bear training ship
Product: Goulds 3410V with Integrated PumpSmart VSD
Application: Water Treatment Pumping System

  northern california power agency
New municipal pumping station solves a major bottleneck in one section of a 50 mile pipeline
Product: Goulds 3409 with VFD
Application: Pumping Station for Electrical Generation

  JBT Foodtech
Digital Dosing Pump smooths overall operation for applying fruit coating at California processing facility
Product: Grundfos Digital Dosing Pump
Application: Produce Processing Plant 

Pump operating over a complete tomato production season shows no visable signs of wear
Product: Bornemann SLH-180
Application: Tomato Processing Plant 

  Franzia Winery
A durable pump on a portable cart provides a flexible solution for a variety of pump needs at this winery.
Product: Börger Rotary Lobe Pump
Application: Winery  

  Donation of a Pump to UC Davis
A pump donation to the Robert Mondavi Institute at UC Davis is an excellent learning tool for students in the viticulture, enology and food science programs.
Product: Seepex Progressive Cavity Pump
Application: Winery  

  PUMP Demolition & Installation
Watch this video case study of a full demolition of an old pump and installation of a new pump at a food processing facility.
Product: Goulds Split Case Pump
Application: Food Processing Plant 

  Castoro Cellars Winery
A customized MUST pump is installed in this winery to prevent harvest processing lags and downtime.
Product: Seepex Progressive Cavity Pump
Application: Winery  

  June Mountain SKI AREA
A quick repair was required on a pump used to operate this ski resorts snow machine system.
Product: Goulds Vertical Turbine Pump
Application: Commercial 



Case Study Features

Watch this full demolition
and install of a pump at a
food processing facility

This Seepex pump was donated
to Robert Mondavi Institute
at UC Davis from
R.F. MacDonald Co.
Read the Story Here