Pump Applications: Saving Space with a Right Angle Gear

An industrial customer asked Wood Equipment Co. to quote and supply a new Viking Pump Unit to replace an existing older obsolete unit. The customer requested that the unit be compact with a right-angle gear, as their footprint was limited (see “before” picture). Also, the unit was pumping abrasive Mirror and Spandrel Paints, so the…

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Wood Equipment Attends Viking Pump School

Last week, Wood Equipment personnel attended the @VikingPump intensive pump training school at Viking’s headquarters in Cedar Falls, Iowa. This training combines classroom and hands-on learning that is extremely beneficial to the distributors representing Viking throughout the U.S, and the world. The hands-on portion of the training took place at Viking’s state-of-the-art testing and R&D…

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Wood Equipment Company Celebrates Manufacturing Week

This is National Manufacturing Week, which aims to honor the contributions of the manufacturing sector by sharing information about all the work the sector has done in the last year and its impact on the country’s economy. As an industrial, municipal, and commercial pump and equipment supplier, Wood Equipment has been supporting manufacturers for over…

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See the Progression of a Custom Build in Our Fab Shop

The Wood Equipment Fabrication Shop recently assembled two highly customized hygienic skids for a food industry customer. The units consist of all-stainless steel bases with NGI Hygienic Adjustable Leveling Feet, Viking LQ1227A-CHC1 Jacketed SS Pumps, Baldor Food Safe SS TEFC Washdown Motors, Nordbloc.1 SK 673.1 Inline Gear Reducers, SS Atra-Flex couplings with high-torque inserts, and…

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Custom Solutions from the Wood Equipment Fab Shop

The Wood Equipment Fab Shop can help to customize our offerings according to your needs. For instance, a food industry customer recently required that an Eagle Burgmann cartridge seal be installed on their Viking Q124A Hot Oil Pump. We had the new pump and seal shipped to our Fab Shop, installed the seal, and then…

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Wood Equipment’s In-House Custom Fab Shop

Check out the latest work from our Wood Equipment in-house custom fab shop: 8 Viking internal gear pumps with O-Pro barrier seals and Nord Gearmotors, all mounted on custom steel bases with customer-specified coupling and guard. These units are a mixture of stainless steel and cast iron construction for a confectionary customer’s facility expansion in…

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Ready to Ship: Viking HJ4195 Internal Gear Pump

Check out the latest work from our custom fab shop: Viking HJ4195 Internal Gear Pump with 2 HP 3/60/230-460V Premium Efficiency TEFC Motor. Complete with painted steel base, Lovejoy jaw coupling, and guard, and assembled here at Wood Equipment Company. Ready to ship out for a fuel oil application!

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