Pump Testing saves £42,000 a year

A Chemical industry operator was experiencing repetitive failures with a lobe pump. The pump was failing every few months due to mechanical seal damage. In these instances identifying the root cause of the failure is critical to resolving the problem and performance testing is an integral part of this alongside understanding the application and duty in which the pump is Read more…

Smart Sensors – Remote Condition Monitoring Webinar

Technology That Delivers Increased Production Yield Do you already use condition monitoring as part of your strategy to reduce unplanned downtime? How do you feel if access to data from a scalable solution with more frequent and accurate data reduced your workload and plant downtime? What if this could be achieved without any capex spend Read more…

COVID-19 Service Update

COVID-19 Service Update In response to the above CPM have made changes to its working practices, policies and RAMS to enable us to: Maintain 24 hour facility and keep our staff safe. Increased stocks of spares to be self-sufficient. If we can’t buy it, we can remanufacture parts. Ensure hospitals, healthcare facilities, care homes, food Read more…

Lobe Pump Repair – Case Study

IN A NUTSHELLINDUSTRY:ChemicalPRODUCT:Lobe PumpPROBLEM:Repetitive failures due to mechanical seal damageMTBF < 5 monthsSOLUTION:Analysis of root cause failurePump modification – installation of pressure relief systemRESULTS:CPM’s Pump Test completeCost Savings: approx. £12,000/yearDowntime Savings: approx. 30 days/year CPM recently assisted a client in the Chemical industry with repetitive failures with a lobe pump. The pump was failing every Read more…

Servo Motor Department

Investment in new software & facility expansion Servo motors are now an everyday occurrence in automated processes where precise control and positioning along with high torque are required. Much is written about their features and capabilities but not so much about their maintenance and repair. Built with similar parts as a conventional AC motor (stator Read more…

Smart Sensors

We invest in our customer’s plant During the last quarter, CPM completed the installation of over 50 smart sensors on a customer’s critical production lines. CPM’s Smart Sensors Offer We invest in our customer’s plant by supplying and installing the sensors and encompassing the ‘CPM Offer’ as part of a fixed term agreement. CPM can Read more…

REPAIR REPLACE MANAGE MAINTAIN delivers value

From emergency repairs to scheduled maintenance we focus on root cause failure analysis. This helps our customers to identify underlying problems and rectifying them before they result in a breakdown. At CPM we believe that we need to have the capability to offer the customer the best option in every instance in order to achieve Read more…

What do customers tell us they need?

The top 10 selection criteria for choosing an Electro Mechanical Service provider: The number one answer, ‘Quality of Service Work’, has been the most important factor for the last 3 surveys back to 2003! The second most important criteria, ‘Knowledge and Availability of Field Engineers’ has not been seen in the top 10 before, showing Read more…

Holiday Maintenance Services

Holiday Shutdown Cover Plant shutdowns are one of the most critical times in the operation of a plant. Shutdowns have a profound ability to affect the plant’s financial future in either a positive or negative way. A shutdown that is poorly planned, exceeds its deadline, or goes past its budget can negatively impact the plant’s Read more…

Intelligent Motors

Servo motors are expected to exceed 12 billion dollars worldwide in the next few years and are becoming an everyday occurrence in automated processes. Much is written about their features and capabilities but not so much about their maintenance and repair. So should they be repaired just like any other electric motor?