Best PumpWorks

Pump Testing Service

Equipment, Software and Certified Reports

Best PumpWorks’ state-of-the-art Pump Test Facility at the Tyler, Texas manufacturing plant is designed to provide performance and NPSHR tests in accordance with latest edition of API 610.

As a pump manufacturer, Best PumpWorks performs performance tests of our product across the pump’s operating region to ensure that it meets customer design specifications.

Our pump testing service is also available for customers who already own a pump and want it tested for performance.

Have Your Pump Tested

Contact your local Best PumpWorks sales representative regarding price and scheduling at our Tyler Pump Test Facility for your next pump performance test.

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TYLER, TX: 5,000 Square Foot Pump Performance Test Facility

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Automated Pump Testing Software

Pump Testing Software

Test Facility Central Control and Monitoring Station

The heart of the Best PumpWorks Test Facility is its custom designed PLC based Automated Pump Test Software (APTS) that allows all system parameters to be monitored and controlled from a central control station. APTS provides precise system control to achieve and maintain specific operating conditions so that data from calibrated precision electronic sensors can be collected and recorded for use in determining pump performance.

Pump Testing Equipment & Capabilities

Testing Equipment

Testing Equipment and Pump in Place

  • Maximum test flow: 7500 GPM
  • Maximum discharge test pressure: 2000 psi
  • 16,000 gallon supply tank rated from full vacuum to 100 psi
  • 460 volt through 600 HP
  • 4160 volt over 600 HP through 2000 HP
  • Calibrated flow, pressure, vibration, torque, temperature and speed measuring equipment
  • Variable Frequency Drive for precise speed control through 600 HP @ 460 volt
  • Solid State soft start for low impact motor starting over 600 HP through 2000 HP @ 4160 volt
  • Test motors through 2000 HP Calibrated magnetic flow meters 2″, 6″, & 10″ monitor flow through 7500 GPM
  • 3 ranges of calibrated torque couplings provide data to calculate brake horsepower and efficiency.
  • Precision speed measurement (RPM) collected with an advanced laser speed ring assembly
  • NPSHR test accomplished through the use of a vacuum pump
  • On-site electronic meteorological grade barometer provides data to accurately calculate NPSHR
  • Baseplate mounted units can be tested using job motor if horsepower rating is sufficient for testing with water
  • Best PumpWorks test procedure based on API 610 criteria
  • Standards can be modified to meet specific customer requirements

These features combined produce the most accurate test possible, the results of which are then compiled into a certified comprehensive report.